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June 23, 2016  RSS feed
Glendale steamed over one-way change
Some Glendale residents are hoping for a reversal of fortune on their block. Earlier this month, the city Department of Transportation (DOT) changed the flow of traffic on 81st Street between 80th Street and 78th Avenue — from a northbound flow to a southbound flow — to the chagrin of the residents of the block who claim the change has been nothing but a hassle for them. More...

The NYPD is looking for three men who robbed a man at gunpoint inside a barbershop in Ridgewood last week. According to police, the three armed, unidentified men entered the Cut it Out Barbershop located at 809 Seneca Ave. at approximately 11:06 a.m. on Friday, June 17, when they each brandished a firearm and demanded the 40-year-old victim give up his property. More...

Money-hungry thieves are targeting commercial vans and gym lockers in their search for valuable items, the commanding officer of the 104th Precinct told residents in Middle Village on June 21. More...
The NYPD released a video late in the night of June 19 of a man who slashed a woman’s throat on a Bushwick street while attempting to rape her earlier that morning. More...
MARIE DONACH died on Tuesday, June 14, at the age of 88. She was the wife of the late Walter J. Donach, loving mother of Marian Horan, Damian Donach, Walter Donach, Catherine Marinoff and Christopher Donach and cherished grandmother of Caitlin, Alanna, Ian, Keith, Alexandra and Olivia. More...
Every Queens resident — indeed, everyone who calls themselves an American — should feel outraged by the shameful inaction of the collective United States Senate in the wake of the Orlando massacre. More...
We now live in a time where I had hoped that we have learned to accept all people of race, nationality, culture and sexual preference. I guess I was wrong. Hate still does exist, as was proven in Orlando, Florida. More...
In 2004, the national federal assault weapons ban expired. Since then, we have seen 10 mass shootings that employed the use of an assault rifle, six of them since 2011, when Republicans took control of Congress. More...
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From the outside, the quaint little corner of Cypress Avenue and Woodbine Street looks quiet and private; white curtains shield glass windows and big double doors hold the chatter of the bar quietly inside. More...