New Look For Historic District In J.H.

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer Five businesses in Jackson Heights have a new look and feel, thanks to the storefront Restoration Project. Two more businesses have started a design process and will see a restored storefront by the end of January. One of the City’s historic districts, the 82nd Street Partnership of Jackson Heights, celebrated its 20th […]

Local Non Profit Receives 100K Grant

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer A local non-profit organization, Urban Upbound, received a $100,000 grant from the Dept. of Small Business Services, to further its initiative of uplifting the public housing community in Astoria and Long Island City. The competitive grant initiative, awarded to six winners earlier this month, is a part of the Neighborhood […]