For most people affected by Superstorm Sandy, the damage was plain to see: Devastated homes, impossible traffic, even lost lives. But for Bruce Brownawell, the storm’s biggest consequences are buried under several meters of seawater. Read more from the Climate Desk.
MyFoxNY reports today that Council member Daniel Dromm has warned community members that two openly gay men have been murdered within the span of a week in his district, which includes Jackson Heights, Elmburst, Woodside and Corona. From MyFoxNY: The first murder occurred at 32-23 91st Street on February 3, 2013 and the second murder [...]
Today in the news, NY Eater has a comprehensive look at the restaurants across the city that are still closed nearly four months after Superstorm Sandy ravaged the East Coast. The list includes seven restaurants in Breezy Point and the Rockaways. From NY Eater: Here, now, is an updated map of restaurants that are still [...]
January and February are normally relatively quiet months in Queens, while activity and hotel prices rise in Florida and other warmer places. However, this upcoming week is busier than a typical week in the busiest month, August, even though there are no street fairs or parades. Just Tango, puppets, movies, live world music, art, sculpture, [...]
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