Tag: nyc-sheriffs-office

Queens councilwoman hosts back to school backpack giveaway in Forest Hills

Sep. 6, 2023 By Carlotta Mohamed As the summer comes to a close and families prepare for the new school year, Councilwoman Lynn Schulman hosted a successful back-to-school backpack giveaway event in Forest Hills on Aug. 30.  The event was a joint effort involving several esteemed partners, including District Attorney Melinda Katz, Queens Center Mall,…
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‘Joint effort’: Queens councilwoman joins NYC Sheriff’s Office in illegal smoke shop raids

Feb. 3, 2023 By Ethan Marshall Queens District 19 Councilwoman Vickie Paladino joined members of the NYC Sheriff’s Office in raiding two Whitestone smoke shops that have allegedly been selling cannabis products without the necessary licenses on Jan. 24. The raids occurred at Izzy Convenience Shop at 14-05 Parsons Blvd. and Stoney Smoke Shop at… Read more »