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Astoria Characters: The 92-Year-Old Vet Fighting for His Wife

Astoria Characters: The 92-Year-Old Vet Fighting for His Wife

These days, Eddie Indellicati is playing a lot of solitaire. He sits at his computer in the living room of his apartment and silently moves the cards from one pile to another, trying to take his mind off his wife, Li Hong. Lili, as he affectionately calls her, is...
Trump Ban Halted But Borough Immigrant Groups Remain Vigilant

Trump Ban Halted But Borough Immigrant Groups Remain Vigilant

President Donald Trump’s immigration ban was temporarily halted last weekend after a federal appeals court denied the administration’s request to resume his executive order, but Queens immigrant groups said they are remaining Vigilant in protecting undocumented...
Information on Trump’s Immigration Executive Order

Information on Trump’s Immigration Executive Order

President Donald Trump’s Jan. 27 executive order to prevent citizens from seven countries from entering the United States sent tremors of fear, dismay and anger through Queens, one of the world’s most ethnically diverse counties. Elected officials representing Queens...
Astoria Characters: The Immigrants Advocate

Astoria Characters: The Immigrants Advocate

“This is not a large number when you consider the number of immigrants in this country,” he says. “But it’s huge to the people we are working with. Most people don’t realize it, but the United States has some of the most stringent immigration laws in the world…One of...
New Americans Give Thanks and Look Back

New Americans Give Thanks and Look Back

“The National Ethic Coalition of Organizations, known as NECO, teamed up with the Immigration Advocacy Services and the New York Immigration Coalition to honor the new Americans at a pre-Thanksgiving dinner to honor the newest Americans, the first of its kind. Ten...
Queens Immigration Task Force

Queens Immigration Task Force

The directory features the members of my Queens Immigration Task Force, a network of reputable social service providers and government agencies committed to promoting immigrant integration in Queens and New York City… I commend the members of my Queens Immigration...