MLS unveils plans for Queens soccer
stadium
October 5th, 2012
Press Releases, etc.
Briarwood takes on DOT at Van Wyck
Expressway
August 30, 2012
Briarwood plans rally over Van Wyck project  
August 23, 2012
Briarwood Action Network logo
Assemblymembers Rory Lancman and
Michael Simanowitz Celebrate ‘It’s My Park
Day’ In Briarwood
October 24, 2012
October 30, 2012 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK:
NEIGHBORHOOD CHANNEL FOR
ADVOCACY AND COMMUNICATION
August 21, 2012 Press Release
NYS DOT DROPS THE BALL IN
BRIARWOOD
November 30, 2012 Press Release
BOUNTIFUL BONUS:
PAYS IT FORWARD
Districting Commission approves City
Council map
November 23, 2012
Briarwood Action Network Holiday Drive
November 29, 2012
DOT addressing construction concerns in
Briarwood
August 30th, 2012
Final redistricting lines released
February 6, 2013
Star of Queens: Michael Germano, director of
campus ministry, Archbishop Molloy HS
February 12, 2013
Two men fatally struck by ‘F’ trains in Queens
February 21, 2013
Legendary Molloy Coach Jack Curran dies after 55
years of leading the Stanners
March 14, 2013
Queens daughter raises funds for
handicapped dad
April 19th, 2013
April 25, 2013 Press Release
BRIARWOOD BLOOMS FOR PARK DAY
Volunteers Spruce Up Parks  For
‘It’s My Park Day’
May 8, 2013
Weprin pushes to pass ‘Alice’s Law’
May 24,2013
June 14, 2013 Press Release
DON’T ASK, DON’T TELL:
NYS DOT’S POLICY IN BRIARWOOD
June 17, 2013 Press Release
STERLING NATIONAL BANKS ON
BRIARWOOD
City releases updated hurricane evacuation
June 19, 2013
FEMA preliminary flood maps are out
June 13, 2013
NYS DOT Keeping Mum On Briarwood Project
June 19, 2013
More security cameras coming to Queens
July 16, 2013
Advocates Seek Improved Safety On Queens
Boulevard
August 14, 2103
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Drunks an ongoing problem for church
September 5, 2013
September 24, 2013 Press Release
VISITORS DISCOVER THE HISTORY
AND MYSTERIES OF MAPLE GROVE
CEMETERY
CB 8 votes on budget priorities
October 17, 2013
QCH Youth Centers Fight to Keep The Lights On
October 23, 2013
October 28, 2013 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
CELEBRATES PARK DAY
Queens Park Groups Recognized At Conf.
November 14, 2013
Police searching for suspects in Flushing,
Briarwood robberies
November 24, 2013
De Blasio Appoints Three Queens Leaders
To Transition Team
November 27, 2013
Katz names Comrie as deputy beep
December 6, 2013
Briarwood Community Association Donates To
Library
December 4, 2013
December 8, 2013 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
BRINGS THE GIFT OF GIVING
Jamaica Honor Students Unveil Historic Plaque
December 18, 2013
Briarwood Construction End Date Pushed Back
January 2, 2014
Central Queens civics stay focused
January 9, 2014
Star of Queens: Aida Vernon, president,
Briarwood Action Network
January 20, 2014
Subway station work continues in 2014
January 23, 2014
Electeds to track how funds spent at Queens Library
January 30, 2014
Save the swans' bill penned by Avella
February 14, 2014
Meng founds PAC to back female pols
February 19, 2014
Pol calls on library prez to resign
February 14, 2014
March 3, 2014 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
SHARES THE LOVE
Judge refuses to delay trial for three
borough politicos
March 7, 2014
Queens Crap Website
subway station name change
March 13, 2014
Queens Councilmembers Meet On
Discretionary Fund Requests
March 19, 2014
Briarwood station may be renamed
March 20, 2014
Rowdy college bar ‘behaves’ as awaits
license decision
April 2, 2014
P.S. 117 PTA missing $30K,
graduation ruined for students
April 3, 2014
A Queens-made resident celebrates her roots
Apr 10, 2014
Brown Seeks $$ To Turn Former Men’s House
Into Office Space
April 9, 2014
Trial of Smith, Halloran scheduled to start in June
April 11, 2014
Brutal Winter Further Delays Opening of
Briarwood Subway Entrance
April 18, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: P.S. 117 finds its heroes, $7K
donated by community organizations
April 29, 2014
Queens CBs Lose Members As Board Year Begins
April 17, 2014
Shakeups heading for community boards
April 24, 2014
May 12, 2014 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
BUILDS A STRONGER COMMUNITY
ON PARK DAY
Suspect wanted in hammer attack
robberies charged
May 12, 2014
Interchange Project To Be Completed By 2016
May 8, 2014
Briarwood residents rip subway stop delays
May 8, 2014
City begins $15M Briarwood water main
replacement project
May 23, 2014
NYPD Launches Summer ‘Vision Zero’
Enforcement
May 28, 2014
Electeds at odds over reforms at Queens Library
June 6, 2014
A great day in Briarwood
June 19, 2014
Briarwood’s P.S. 117 hosts flawless
graduation following fears
June 25, 2014
Avella’s water bill passes Senate
June 20, 2014
Pols pass Queens Library reform
June 27, 2014
City Council OKs municipal ID card
July 3, 2014
It's Getting Cheaper to Live in Queens,
Report Says
July 10, 2014
Briarwood, Queens: A Quiet Refuge
Bounded by Traffic
July 16, 2014
Mini-documentary features ‘remarkable
stories’ from Queens magic shop
July 14, 2014
Queens natives start ‘non-touristy’ food
tour of borough
July 18, 2014
8 Queens Library Trustees Removed Amid
Investigations
July 24, 2014
City Council Passes Avonte’s Law
July 31, 2014
Good Things Going On
July 31, 2014
Queens Library gets pair of new trustees
August 21, 2014
De Blasio signs off on ‘Avonte’s Law’
August 15, 2014
Inside a Comfort Drop at one city homeless
shelter
Aug 17, 2014
Katz names Simons to Queens Library board
September 17, 2014
Police searching for suspect who left
sneaker behind after trying to rape woman
in Briarwood
September 30, 2014
October 21, 2014 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK’S
PARK DAY GETS BETTER AND
BETTER
Community group celebrates
Friends of Queens Library create two
new chapters
October 23, 2014
Interchange work ahead of schedule
Northbound Van Wyck viaduct opens 18
months earlier than expected
November 13, 2014
Valerga now heads 107th Precinct
November 6, 2014
Briarwood Subway Entrance Nearing
Completion After Year-Long Delay
November 20, 2014
December 2, 2014 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
GIVES BACK
Queens Councilman announces police
chokehold bill
November 21, 2014
Queens Tops Tourism Survey
December 10, 2014
Briarwood Straphangers Welcome
Long-Awaited Opening of Subway Entrance
December 8, 2014
Jamaica Muslim Center unveils South
Asian senior center
December 6, 2014
Molloy teacher to take part in Holocaust
Remembrance at Auschwitz
December 10, 2014
Briarwood Subway Entrance Reopens
December 11, 2014
Briarwood subway entrance now open
December 11, 2014
City Begins $2.4 Million Renovation of
Popular Jamaica Park
December 16, 2014
Kew Gardens Interchange work speeds ahead
December 11, 2014
Embattled Queens Library director fired by
board of trustees
December 18, 2014
Cuomo vetoes Avella bill to save the swans
December 18, 2014
DA Brown’s Office Donates A Bounty Of Toys
December 24, 2014
Hundreds attend Queens candlelight vigil
for slain officers
December 31, 2014
Police stats show overall crime down;
killings up here
January 8, 2015
Seeking Solutions For Traffic Congestion In
Eastern Queens
January 8, 2015
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
P
RESIDENT'S 2015
NEW YEAR'S MESSAGE
10-unit Briarwood building on sale for
$2.85 million
January 29, 2015
City renews express bus service plans
between Jamaica and Flushing after nod
from mayor
February 4, 2015
February 17, 2015 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK’S
VALENTINE’S DAY VISIT
Queens is the borough with the most roads
and the most potholes
February 18, 2015
MAP: Pedestrian Safety Plan Includes 72
'Priority Intersections' for Queens
February 18, 2015
De Blasio reveals plan for select bus service
February 19, 2015
Bomb scare at DA office building in
Kew Gardens
February 24, 2015
102nd Precinct cops honored for
apprehending suspected car thieves
February 25, 2015
Group Plans March and Rally for
Queens Blvd Safety
February 25, 2015
SCHOOL SPOTLIGHT
MS 217-The Robert Van Wyck School, Briarwood
March 6, 2015
MAP: How Overcrowded Is Your Child's
School District?
March 10, 2015
Trio of sites in Briarwood and Oakland
Gardens trade hands for $23.7 million
March 13, 2015
City Funds $100M For Queens Blvd Redesign
March 12, 2015
Mets Drastically Cut Security at Citi Field
Despite Concerns, Records Show
March 26, 2015
Report finds several violations at Queens
homeless shelters
March 20, 2015
Farina, Lancman announced $3.2m STEM
initiative
April 1, 2015
Local Libraries Could Snag $20K
April 8, 2015
Gotham Greens Begins Construction of
Massive Rooftop Greenhouse in Jamaica
April 3, 2015
Jamaica Teacher Chosen to Fly with NASA
April 7, 2015
Queens’ Population Tops 2.3 Million
April 9, 2015
The Cost Of Water Will Rise Again
April 15, 2015
107th Pct. captain focused on crime
prevention
April 13, 2015
Briarwood station name shortened
April 21, 2015
New Food Scrap Drop-Off Sites for Commuters
Open in Kew Gardens, Ridgewood
April 10, 2015
$2.2M Rufus King Park Renovation Includes
Restored Gazebo and Sprinklers
April 21, 2015
Queens CB’s Say ‘No’ to Term-Limits
May 7, 2015
Keep afterschools open, advocates say
May 7, 2015
4 Pre-K Centers to Open in Central and
Southeast Queens This Fall
May 13, 2015
Residents clean up Hoover Park in Briarwood
May 10, 2015
Group urges CB 9 to help Qns. Blvd.
May 14, 2015
Safety Questions On Queens Blvd.
May 14, 2015
Rapper Chinx murdered in Briarwood
drive-by shooting
May 17, 2015
NYPD Adds Protection to Black Churches
After Deadly Charleston Shooting
June 18, 2015
Gerald Caliendo: A Growing Force In
Architecture In The Borough
May 21, 2015
Malcolm Smith gets 7 years for
corruption; Tabone gets 3 1/2
July 1, 2015
Costly corruption at Queens Library ran
deep: comptroller’s audit
July 8, 2015
Stringer: Queens Library executives spent
over $300K on prohibited items
July 8, 2015
Queens Libraries Receive $14M For
Improvements
August 3, 2015
DA Brown, city at an impasse over old jail
August 27, 2015
Homeowners harp on Hoover Avenue holes
September 17, 2015
Melrose, taxis face tough times ahead
September 17, 2015
CB 7 votes against proposed Q44 Select
Bus Service route
September 24, 2015
Queens Library to offer six-day library
service
October 7, 2015
End In Sight For Van Wyck Construction
October 15, 2015
October 20, 2015 Press Release
BRIARWOOD ACTION NETWORK
HOSTS IT’S MY PARK DAY
Rep. Gregory Meeks suffers mild heart
attack
October 29, 2015
Mets fans rally for team’s success in
World Series
Oct 27, 2015
May 5, 2015 Press Release
A BRIARWOOD CELEBRATION OF
SPRING
Queens Boulevard traffic pattern changes
as Briarwood project continues
November 5, 2015
Borough Board Frets Over Budget Cuts
February 11, 2016
Kiwanis Club sees good luck
February 4, 2016