By Jose Peralta ’16
The world is on fire, lit by this sin.
The blaze of desire, brought out this sight
At still night, the halls were lifeless, like me. 168 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Over the candles and flowers, the family of 17-year-old Ovidio Jaramillo wept and prayed Thursday as elected officials called for better lighting and other safety improvements at Northern and Junction boulevards in Queens. 140 more words
WHO HAD A GOOD WEEK?
1. LaGuardia Airport: Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Vice President Joseph Biden announced on Monday at a meeting of the Association for a Better New York a planned $4 billion overhaul of the 76-year-old Queens plane hub, a revamp that will raze the decrepit current four terminals and erect a new, unified transit center more than three times as large as the old one and connected to train and ferry service—bringing 18,000 new jobs. 1,100 more words
Two legislators in Albany are trying to unleash the Health Department’s inspectors onto New York’s street vendors. The new bill, sponsored by Senator Jose Peralta and Assemblyman Marcos Crespo, proposes to make a nine-member commission tasked with overseeing food trucks and snack carts. 75 more words