Around the Borough: Queens

Who is Will “Power” Rosinsky? More below.


NEWS

- Mayor Bloomberg’s attempt to block Comptroller Liu from setting wages for union members was “smacked down” by a Manhattan judge.

- Obamacare a hit for most Queens pols (not Dan Halloran, though.)

- The MTA officer stabbed in the eye on a LIRR platform in Jamaica is out of ICU and eager to get back to work.

- The suspended Forest Hills HS boys basketball coach (suspended for recruiting violations) says he’d like to coach on the college level. 

- A fire destroyed two homes in Jamaica.

- A new route for the Q41 bus has some residents ticked off. 

- The scaffolding that collapsed last week in Sunnyside wasn’t sanctioned.


FUN

- The 18th Annual "It’s a Fluke" fishing contest is this Saturday in Broad Channel.

- The Forest Park Carousel is a hit a month since reopening. 

- Will Rosinsky, an EMT and boxer from South Ozone Park, is fighting in the most important fight in his career Saturday night when he faces seasoned puncher Kelly Pavlik. The fight airs on HBO — tune in to see a kid from Queens make it happen!

PLAY ‘EM OFF

Run-DMC, Prodigy & Nas, “Queens Day.”

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