QueensWay Plans Revealed At Workshops

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer During two workshops last week, residents got a more detailed look at what the QueensWay could look like if the proposed pedestrian/bike path were to become a reality. Representatives from the two design companies working on the QueensWay presented the most detailed plans to date at public workshops in Forest […]

Mets Look To Improve As 2014 Season Begins

Mets Look To Improve As 2014 Season Begins

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer After finishing last season with a 74-88 record and missing the playoffs for the seventh consecutive season, the New York Mets are looking to take a step forward this year and give their fans some excitement later on in the season. The team made some changes during the winter and […]

UPS Workers Rally For Their Jobs

UPS Workers Rally For Their Jobs

UPS workers rallied on Friday morning calling for the delivery company to rehire the 250 drivers they fired last month. Photo by Luis Gronda BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer The United Parcel Service drivers sent a loud and clear message to the company they work for: Rehire the 250 workers they fired. UPS workers rallied […]

Parkway Possibly Back On The Auction Block

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer The building that housed the former Parkway Hospital in Forest Hills could be back on the auction block after the company who won the bid failed to pay the money it owes. According to Michael Cohen, a spokesman for Councilmember Karen Koslowitz (D-Forest Hills), the company that bid $22 million […]

Luxury Apartments Proposed In Ridgewood

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A plan to bring upscale apartments to a Ridgewood neighborhood drew mixed reactions at last week’s Community Board 5 meeting. Representatives from Aufgang Architects presented their plan to redevelop a site at 176 Woodward Ave., Ridgewood, right on the border of Bushwick. The proposal is a 90,000-square-foot residential building with […]