EmblemHealth: More Than An Insurance Provider

BY NATALIA KOZIKOWSKA Staff Writer As part of its mission to provide health services to communities in need, EmblemHealth, the largest New York-based health insurer, has been offering locals a variety of health workshops at their health guidance center in Cambria Heights. “We say we’re bringing care back to healthcare,” said Dan Shur, director of […]

Focus On Queens, Dec. 26

Lisa Stein of Glen Oaks was one of 12 students inducted into SUNY Oneonta’s Edward K/ Greismer chapter of the National Residence Hall Honorary. Shannan Ferry of Little Neck, a broadcast journalism major in the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication at Hofstra University, was recently awarded a $1,000 Presidents Scholarship from the Radio Television Digital […]

QPTV Airs Series On Mental Health

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A Queens-based television station is shining a light on mental health with hopes to defeat stereotypes surrounding the issue. Queens Public Television has been running its series on mental health, called “Understanding Mental Illness,” since the beginning of December. It is scheduled to run through Dec. 31. The series is […]