Goodbye Driveable Flushing

To The Editor: There was a goundbreaking ceremony at the Flushing Commons site that is replacing Parking Lot Number 1 last week. Many think this new behemoth project is good for Flushing, others are skeptical or are against it all together.  Mayor Bloomberg and developers pushed hard for the project with building renditions of grandeur […]

Merry Christmas to the Unemployed

To The Editor: Congress has just recessed without extending the unemployment insurance for those who need extended assistance. Happy Holidays from the Republicans who see them as “takers”. Now those needing extended benefits have to stressfully penny-pinch through the holidays for fear of not getting any more benefit checks even though they and their companies […]

Blame Both Sides

To The Editor: In the Oct. 3-9 issue, there was a letter from Tyler Cassell relaying his experiences of receiving emails mocking President Obama and Democrats, and his claims of having left speechless acquaintances when defending policies of this administration. Tyler, I have news for you.   I’ve had the same experiences. There are readers, such […]