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Community Board 6 Chairwoman Alexa Weitzman, saying the coronavirus crisis has been taken “extremely seriously from the beginning” told Mayor de Blasio on “The Brian Lehrer Show” Friday that the area is dealing with the fallout from different…

A small group of parents and their children fed up with the city’s handling of education during the pandemic gathered in front of a Little Neck school Tuesday afternoon to beg for better planning.“This is a platform for our families and our p…

The Howard Beach Civilian Observation Patrol is back on the beat.Though the patrol’s leader, Joe Thompson, never stopped posting to the group’s Facebook page and responding to various quality-of-life issues, the group resumed its car patrols …

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The commanding officer of the NYPD’s 103rd Precinct was nothing if not direct Tuesday night when fielding questions and complaints from residents during the monthly Zoom meeting of the precinct’s community council.“Crime is up 15 percent over…

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Edward Braunstein (D-Bayside) has served as assemblymember for the 26th District for five consecutive terms, and he cites his decade-long career as proof that he is the best candidate to propel his constituents through the pandemic toward sta…

After heading off one opponent since winning her 2016 race, Assemblywoman Stacey Pheffer Amato (D-Rockaway Park) will face another Republican challenger gunning for her South Queens and Rockaway district in the Nov. 3 general election.Though …

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Elected officials and residents are ripping City Hall over what they say is inaction about continuing crime, including prostitution, at the Umbrella Hotel in Kew Gardens.Assemblyman Daniel Rosenthal (D-Flushing) called a meeting held online l…