Introductory Email Blast Goes Out

Good afternoon Today Friday, August 3rd, 2018 Square Deal Committee sent out its first email blast via Mailchimp to its members only.  We wanted to publicly thank all of our paid members.  For those members who may not have received the email please white list...

Water Mains: Homeowners Vs Goliath

While NYC Department of Environmental Protection says it is conducting an investigation (8/2017) into the 188th street watermain ruptures and the City Council representative followed up and wrote to them during the spring of 2018 more and more homeowners are finding...

Movieworld Closing…Is Anyone Listening?

Movieworld closure: Is anyone listening?  Over 30 years a staple in Eastern Queens and one of the cheapest tickets in town.  Movieworld was much more than a place to watch movies.  It was a cooling center for seniors, a place where young romances took off and a place...

The Democrats Racial Fault Line

Happy Independence Day!  Please review Their is a Civics lesson playing out on the NYC political stage right now and William McGurn of the WSJ has captured some of it in his “Main Street” article last week. We used McGurn’s title for our blog entry...

Congestion Pricing Hurts the Vunerable

By Herb Stupp Congestion pricing. The term itself would wow George Orwell with its euphemistic doublespeak. This kind of pricing involves charging tolls for entry — $11.52 for passenger cars — into Manhattan south of 60th St., even if you travel over the now-free East...