OP-ED: Time For Licenses For Undocumented Immigrants

BY STATE SENATOR JOSE PERALTA I recently introduced legislation to provide undocumented immigrant New Yorkers access to driver’s licenses. If enacted, the bill will bring the undocumented into the economic mainstream and make New York’s roads safer. It will also generate millions of dollars in revenue for the State from license and registration fees. It […]

Church Transformed To Senior Home

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer Some seniors in Astoria call the transformed Presbyterian Church of Astoria their new home. During a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 15, John Kaiteris, the director for the Hellenic-American Neighborhood Action Committee, spoke about the long journey it has been to transform the Presbyterian Church of Astoria to 66 new, […]

Navigating The Cyber Marketplace

BY NATALIA KOZIKOWSKA Staff Writer As of Oct. 1, Americans have been able to shop for health insurance plans through the Affordable Care Act. But while the concept of shopping for your health insurance online seems convenient, users have reported problems and complications with the website. “Early, the first couple of days, because of the […]