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April 23, 2009  RSS feed
Debate Over Dog Run Unleashed Again
Dog owners and community residents clashed over the possible construction of a dog run at Juniper Valley Park during a meeting of Community Board 5's Parks Committee on Monday, Apr. 20 at the Middle Village public green. More...
One Robs, Threatens Store Employee

While trying to call police regarding a trio of rowdy individuals who allegedly vandalized his Maspeth store, a worker was robbed and threatened with a weapon by one of the perpetrators early on Sunday morning, Apr. 19, it was reported. More...

Pols: Parking Meter Increase Nickels-And-Dimes Businesses
Small businesses and their customers are being hurt by the recent increase in parking meter rates and fines, said local elected officials and merchants during a press conference held last Thursday morning, Apr. More...
Two men who operate a storefront church in Corona were charged with defrauding at least 70 Queens immigrants of more than $500,000 by promising to help them expedite various immigration related matters, it was announced. More...
Blend Of Fun And Satisfaction Proves Ideal For All
The lure of fun and friendship may be the thing that draws new recruits, but those who become Girl Scouts quickly find that doing good for others provides the best reason of all. "To me, being a Girl Scout means helping someone when they need it," said Danielle Armato, a member of Junior Troop 4-95 at Covenant Lutheran Church in Ridgewood. More...
First, second and third grade students at St. Matthias school posed for a photo after competing in the Ridgewood school's annual math bee. More...
APRIL 19, 1943 APRIL 7, 2006
HAPPY BIRTHDAY 3rd Year Anniversary in Heaven WE MISS YOU EACH & EVERY SINGLE DAY Don't grieve for me, for now I'm free I'm following the path God laid for me. More...
Maybe President Barack Obama is on to something. His smooth reversal on opening the door for possible prosecution of former officials with the administration of George W. More...
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Kids Gone Wild
These are dark days for traditional Americans, folks who believe that the Judeo-Christian principles of right and wrong should be considered when making public policy. The other day, former "Focus on the Family" founder James Dobson actually told his crew that the culture war was being lost in America. And it is hard to argue with Dobson's opinion. More...
Learning What Became Of Sisters Who Were Ridgewood's Own Larks
In looking to share information about our neighborhood's people, places and things of years ago, we will ask readers for help from time to time. Such was the case in the "Our Neighborhood" column that appeared in the Nov. 27, 2008 issue of this newspaper, in which we wondered what had become of the singing Larkin Sisters. More...