Bayside Times

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Bayside

Halloran receives more than a decade in prison

Former Bayside City Councilman Dan Halloran was sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison Wednesday for his role in a bribery scheme to secure a spot on the Republican line for former state Sen. Malcolm Smith in the 2013 mayoral race. Comment.
Oakland Gardens

CB 11 rejects club house project in Oakland Gardens

Community Board 11 shot down Windsor Oaks Tenants’ Corporation’s application Monday night, which would amend a 1950 variance and allow new construction to abut 77th Avenue residences in Oakland Gardens. Comment.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Bayside

Halloran sentenced to 10 years in prison

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Former Bayside City Councilman Dan Halloran was sentenced to 10 years and one month in prison Wednesday for his role in a bribery scheme to secure a spot on the Republican line for former state Sen. Malcolm Smith in the 2013 mayoral race. Comments (1).

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Bayside

Officials announce tech program for colleges

State Sen. Toby Stavisky (D-Flushing) and Assemblywoman Nily Rozic (D-Fresh Meadows) announced legislation to create the Community College High-Technology Investment Program for community colleges at Queensborough Monday afternoon. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 27, 2015

Bayside

Bayside couple charged with kidnaping maid: DA

A Bayside couple allegedly held a maid they employed in their home against her will Feb. 13 and are accused of proceeding to beat, burn and torture her until she admitted to stealing items from the couple’s home, police said. Comments (5).
Bayside

Bayside coach Steve Piorkowski stayed positive to the end

The kindness, positive nature and fighting spirit that made Steve Piorkowski loved by all he came in contact with was with him even in his final days. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015

Bayside

IDC still powerful in the Senate: Avella

When state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) first joined the Independent Democratic Conference, a group of rogue Democrats in the state Senate, he praised the group for its ability to overcome partisan lines and get things done. Comments (1).

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