Flushing Times

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Fresh Meadows

Liu given tour of center in Jamaica for disabled

City Comptroller John Liu toured the Queens Centers for Progress’ Children’s Center in Jamaica this week, getting a look at the workings of the 60-year-old institution that serves a couple thousand people of all ages with development disabilities. Comment.
Flushing Times

Guv signs Meng bill giving counseling to hate offenders

Judges who convict any New Yorker of a hate crime will have the ability to order the offender to undergo an educational program as a result of a bill signed into law last week by Gov. David Paterson. Comment.
Flushing Times

Meng wants Key Food site to sell U.S. items

State Assemblywoman Grace Meng (D-Flushing) used part of her second-annual report on the state of her district Monday evening to discuss the fallout over the recent closing of the Key Food supermarket on Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing. Comment.

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