January 10, 2008 RSS feed / Other News

Assemblyman Proposes Plan To Stem Mortgage Crisis

Assemblyman Alan Maisel (pictured) announced last week that the Assembly is introducing a comprehensive plan he supports designed to help address the sub-prime lending crisis. More...

AARP Warns Of Rise In Credit Card Fraud

Credit card fraud is increasing, warns the AARP, and it costs businesses and consumers. Businesses pass the costs of fraud on to consumers with higher prices, interest rates and fees. More...

Pol Prods DOT To Pave Part Of Paerdegat Ave. North

After learning from a constituent about a patch of Paerdegat Avenue North that has been a community eyesore for years, Assemblyman Alan Maisel has called for the 300-foot strip to be paved by the city's Department of Transportation. More...

CFE Rep Says Local Schools Need “More Than Fair Share” Of Funds

Helaine Doran, deputy director for the Campaign for Fiscal Equity (CFE), a group that has worked since 1993 to ensure a sound education for every child in the New York City public school system, told this week More...

Pet Of The Week

Our Britney is not a rock star nor will ever be one. But, she will star in the life of her new owner. This 3-year-old Pit mix is very affectionate, friendly to other dogs, and a joy to everyone. More...

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