Rep. Joseph Crowley

2nd Avenue Subway Tunnel (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New York Congressmen Rip House Transportation Bill

The Federal Transportation bill would change how mass transit is funded by the government, taking away gas tax revenue and instead make a one-time deposit into a mass transit trust fund.

02/06/2012

Bronze Star

Queens Man, 95, Receives Bronze Star For WWII Heroism

Six decades after a Queens man helped save hundreds of U.S. servicement during World War II, he as awarded the Bronze Star.

10/17/2010

George Vujnovich

NYC Man, 95, To Get Bronze Star For WW2 Heroism

Just when you thought you’d heard everything about World War II, comes this: On Sunday, a Jackson Heights man will receive the thanks of a grateful nation for what he did and the lives he helped save during the war.

10/15/2010