Another Patient Escapes From Creedmoor

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Six months after a patient escaped from Creedmoor Psychiatric Center, another patient has found his way out of the facility. On June 3, Clifford Brown bolted from the center by climbing a double-walled curved fence near an outdoor recreation area. While police picked up Brown a day later, the escape […]

Community Leaders Upset With Water Rates

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Queens civic leaders are feeling drowned by a proposed increase in the City’s water rates. On April 23, the City proposed a 3.35 percent increase in water rates, the smallest annual hike in nine years. While the number is lower, many civic leaders and elected officials are still upset that […]

Community Asks For Creedmoor Investigation

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer While the patient who bolted from Creedmoor Psychiatric Center last week was recaptured, his initial escape has left community leaders concerned about the site’s security. A statement from 14 civic groups was sent out on Feb. 2 to state their alarm and distress over the escape of Raymond Morillo, who […]

2013 ELECTIONS: District 30

Crowley, Caruana Face Off In Debate Incumbent Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley and her Republican opponent Craig Caruana fiercely debated issues concerning the 30th Council District at a debate Monday night in Middle Village. The two shared opposing viewpoints on many issues residents are concerned with, including the Knockdown Center and the proposed homeless shelter. Regarding the […]