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July 3, 2008  RSS feed
Crooks Slice Store's Safe For Dough
The thieves who used power tools to break into a Middle Village home improvement store between Sunday, June 29 and Monday, June 30 and helped themselves to cash stored in the shop's safe remain at large, it was reported. More...
Quartet Bashes Boy For Belongings

Pummeling an 11-year-old boy for his possessions on a Ridgewood street proved costly for four alleged juvenile muggers who were caught by police shortly after the attack last Wednesday, June 25, law enforcement sources reported. More...

Four Injured, One Critical Following Maspeth Crash
Traveling through a Maspeth intersection proved dangerous for the occupants of a car who were injured after their ride slammed into an Access-a-Ride bus last Friday evening, June 27, it was reported. Fire Department sources said the crash occurred at around 9:15 p.m. Friday night at the intersection of Rust Street and Maspeth Avenue. More...
Bias Probe Underway; Reward Offered
Following the discovery of anti-Semitic graffiti on the exterior of a Glendale yeshiva last Wednesday, June 25, police have launched an investigation to determine if the vandalism was a hate crime, law enforcement sources said. More...
Plans to create an unenclosed sidewalk café at a Rego Park restaurant will be the subject of a public hearing prior to Community Board 5's next public meeting on Wednesday, July 9 in Glendale. As announced by District Manager Gary Giordano, the session will take place at 7:30 p.m. at the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council meeting hall, located at 62-10 Myrtle Ave. More...
Kurt Busch Gambles, Wins In New Hampshire
"Sometimes it's better to be lucky than fast," said Kurt Busch, winner of Sunday's rain-shortened Lenox Tools 301 Nextel Cup race at New Hampshire Speedway. Busch, who hadn't won a race this season, knew he didn't have a snowball's chance of beating Tony Stewart, Jimmie Johnson, and the other race leaders, before the last caution flag. More...
How much is political correctness worth? Right now, the price seems to be over $4.00 a gallon. America seems determined not to wear the cloak of conquering hero, but present itself as defender of democracy, destroyer of despots and savior of the oppressed. More...