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Bed-Stuy »

Parent Group Starts Petition to Put Alarms on School Exits

The "audible alarms bill" is sponsored by central Brooklyn Councilman Robert Cornegy.

Bed-Stuy »

Bill to Put Alarms on School Exits Needed as Pre-K Expands, Councilman Says

A new bill that would alarm elementary school exits is crucial with universal pre-K, its sponsor says.

Forest Hills »

Advocates Ask Community Boards to Back Queens Boulevard Safety Study

Transportation Alternatives is asking the CBs to back the study and safety enhancements on the road.

Jackson Heights »

Council Introduces Bill to Give Undocumented NYC Residents IDs

The ID, part of a State of the City promise by Mayor de Blasio, works like a driver's license.

Sunnyside »

Mayor de Blasio Marches in LGBT-Friendly St. Pat's for All Parade

The mayor marched in the Sunnyside event, but plans to skip the Manhattan parade later this month.

Jackson Heights »

Parents Push for Greater Traffic Safety in Queens After Fatal Accidents

The Three Children Too Many group hopes to educate and protect residents on busy streets. 

Jackson Heights »

Residents to Outline Vision for Jackson Heights Parks

The meetings will let residents discuss their thoughts — and vision — for neighborhood parks.

Jackson Heights »

Diwali Should Be an Official School Holiday, Councilman Says

Councilman Daniel Dromm is asking that the holiday, celebrated by thousands, be recognized by the city.

Jackson Heights »

Diversity Plaza to Get More Seating and Improved Lighting

City Councilman Daniel Dromm and the DOT will contribute a combined $2.5 million to improve the plaza.

Civic Center »

Councilmembers Resolve to Overturn Bloomberg's Veto of NYPD Oversight Bills

Councilmembers, including Christine Quinn, are promising the votes to override his veto.

Jackson Heights »

Queens Corner to be Renamed for Community Activist

A corner in Jackson Heights will be renamed to honor a former activist who died in 1996.

Jackson Heights »

Colombian Independence Day Parade Marches Through Jackson Heights

The annual Colombian Independence Day Parade marched through Jackson Heights on Sunday.

Elmhurst »

Pol Urges LGBT Community to be on Alert After Deaths of Queens Gay Men

The choking deaths of David Rangel, 53, and Joseph Benzinger, 54, have caused concern for LGBT residents.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights Coffee Shops Stay Open as Blizzard Brews

Locals are skeptical, but prepping for the worst, as coffee shops prep for business.