Category Community

Howard Beach Autism Center Opens After Sandy Setback

After a six-month delay following Sandy, about 200 parents, children, staff members and politicians attended the grand opening of the $5.9 million New York Families for Autistic Children (NYFAC) center in Howard Beach on April 7.


Hurricane Sandy 2012

Photos of Sheepshead Bay and Brighton Beach in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy in October, 2012.

Leaders want Southeast Queens Flooding Fixed

Nearly a dozen Queens leaders led by Assemblyman William Scarborough met with more than 100 residents at York College on Feb 28, to explain the importance of action before the Bloomberg administration closes its doors.

Sandy Doesn’t Stop Red Hook Residents From Voting

NYCHA Red Hook Houses residents still don’t have power, heat or hot water more than a week after Hurricane Sandy ravaged the East Coast, but they made sure re-electing the president was a top priority on Election Day.