Remembering a Very Dark Day

It’s been 20 years since the worst attack on our country. I lost many people I knew and loved.

Former CYO Sports Director Named in Two Child Sex Abuse Lawsuits

The former executive director of The Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) in the Diocese of Brooklyn is accused in two lawsuits of sexually abusing underage boys when he was a CYO basketball coach at St. Joseph’s Church in Astoria in the 1990s.

Adams Brings Varied Resume in Race to Become New York’s Next Mayor

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, the retired cop and former state senator who won the Democratic mayoral primary, has spent most of his life working law enforcement and politics and is hoping his ability to navigate both worlds will propel him into Gracie Mansion.

GOP’s Sliwa Awaits Mayoral Opponent 

The city’s first Election Day using ranked-choice voting is in the books, but the final chapter has yet to be written. Guardian Angels founder Curtis Sliwa won the Republican Party nomination for mayor in the June 22 primary — topping Fernando Mateo, 68.92% to 26.90%, according to the Board of Elections.

St. Adalbert Parishioners Raise $4,000 to Repair Damaged Statue

As police continued to search for the vandal who toppled a 130-year-old statue of the Blessed Mother outside St. Adalbert Church, Elmhurst — leaving it broken in pieces — distraught parishioners have begun raising thousands to repair it.