Officials Applaud School Holiday Passage

The New York State Senate last week passed S.6688, a bill that would allow the City Dept. of Education to close schools on days where a considerable portion of students are likely to be absent because of a cultural or religious holiday. The Assembly Companion Bill A.7756, sponsored by Assemblyman Ron Kim (D-Flushing), passed on […]

Focus On Queens, Feb. 20

Local students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at SUNY Brockport. They include: Bellerose Manor: Grant Pastori. College Point: Dami Ho. Whitestone: Jon Pezzino. Claire Tuffey of Douglaston and Muhammad Siddiqui of Queens Village were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Wake Forest University in […]