Author: Czarinna

Ocasio-Cortez Tells Millions Via Instagram That She is a Sexual Assault Survivor

Feb. 2, 2021 By Christina Santucci Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez revealed Monday that she is a sexual assault survivor during an Instagram Live video, in which she also recounted more details about her harrowing experience during the Capitol riot. “I am a survivor of sexual assault,” she said, as her voice filled with emotion. “I haven’t… Read more »

Landlord of Shuttered Sunnyside Cinema Gets a Tough Message

Jan. 31, 2021 By Christian Murray (Updated) The marquee sign at a shuttered Sunnyside movie theater was altered over the weekend with the perpetrator taking aim at the landlord. “Death by Speculation, Starring Limpdick Landlord,” the sign reads, which appears to have gone up in the past 24 hours. The vacant cinema, located at 42-17… Read more »

Constantinides Expected to Leave Office Before Term Ends: Report

Jan. 26, 2021 By Christina Santucci Council Member Costa Constantinides is reportedly going to leave office before his Council term ends in December, City & State reported today. The well-respected political publication reported in its newsletter this morning that it had heard from three sources that he planned to resign and leave office. A source… Read more »

Woodside Building Gets an Overhaul, Rental Units Now Available

Jan. 25, 2021 Sponsored Story A 4-story building in Woodside has been renovated and now 16 apartment units are available for rent. The building, located at 39-21 57th St., was bought in 2018 by the Drouzas family who have spent more than a year overhauling the property. “All 16 units needed renovations and TLC,” said… Read more »

Authorities Shut Down Illegal Club Operating on Roosevelt Avenue in Woodside

Jan. 25, 2021 By Christina Santucci An illegal club operating in the basement of a Woodside apartment building was shut down by law enforcement early Sunday. Authorities said they found more than 75 people in the cramped space in violation of pandemic restrictions. Photos released by law enforcement show people packed around a makeshift bar… Read more »

Romantic Depot, Which Sells Adult Toys and Racy Lingerie, Reopens in Sunnyside

Jan. 23, 2021 By Christian Murray Romance is back. Romantic Depot, which sells racy lingerie and adult toys, reopened on Queens Boulevard Friday—two years after its former Sunnyside store burned to the ground in a massive fire. The store, now located at 47-02 Queens Blvd, sells a variety of lingerie in a range of sizes… Read more »