Karen Koslowitz

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Forest Park's Pathways and T-Ball Field to be Reconstructed in Kew Gardens

The $1.9 million project is scheduled to be completed in June 2016.

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Forest Hills Corner Crammed With Newspaper Boxes, Residents Say

There are about 20 newspaper boxes near the Forest Hills taxi stand.

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Foster Families to Bond While Cooking Healthy Meals at New Teaching Kitchen

A Forest Hills-based foster care agency will be soon be equipped with a new educational facility.

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As Kindergarten Waitlists Clear in Forest Hills, Pre-K Seats Are in Demand

All kindergartners who were waitlisted at P.S. 144 and P.S. 196 received a seat.

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Former Hospital Won't Be Converted into School Despite Parents' Hopes

The DOE said it won't pursue the site of the former Parkway Hospital.

Forest Hills »

Karen Koslowitz Elected Chair of Queens Council Delegation

Koslowitz replaced Councilman Mark Weprin who resigned to accept a job in the Cuomo administration.

Forest Hills »

Locals to Back Forest Hills Barnes & Noble During Buy-In Event This Weekend

The event, scheduled for Sunday, will feature face painting for kids and live music.

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Forest Hills Residents Fight to Keep Their Barnes & Noble Open

Nearly 2,500 people have already signed a petition urging the bookstore to stay open.

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Schools, Subway Kiosks and Security Cameras Win Funding in Central Queens

Nearly $700,000 will be allocated to pay for air conditioning at local schools.

Forest Hills »

Officials Blast Plan to Send Forest Hills Students Out of Zone

Dozens of kids are wait-listed and will be sent to schools further away, parents said.

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2 New Schools Planned for Forest Hills, DOE Says

The DOE announced two new schools serving the Forest Hills area, but the sites are still tentative.

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Parents Furious Forest Hills Schools Don't Have Room For Their Kids

A number of parents said that their children were placed far from their zoned schools.

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Streets With 2 Names Cause 'Chronic' 911 Problems, Official Says

A 911 call made in Forest Hills was delayed because the operator couldn't find the address.

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Forest Park Getting Playground Upgrades and New Walkways In $7.7M Revamp

The projects will include sidewalk repairs, new asphalt paths and playground upgrades.

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Street Fair Seeks to Boost Bond Between Police and Forest Hills Residents

The 112th Precinct Community Council is organizing its first ever street fair on April 12.