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November 19, 2009  RSS feed
Costco To Replace Home Depot As Anchor Tenant In New Mall
The Rego Park shopping center has lost one major tenant but gained another, Vornado Realty Senior Vice President of Development and Construction James Bry told Community Board 6 at its Nov. 12 meeting at the Kew Gardens Community Center.   More...
Bandit Blows One Heist, Succeeds In Second

Friday the 13th proved to be a lucky day for a bandit who succeeded in swiping thousands of dollars from a Middle Village bank a few minutes after failing in his bid to hold up a branch in Glendale, police reported.   More...

Area Residents Irate Over ‘Slow’ Response To Local Emergencies
Frustrated by what they claimed to be delayed responses to quality-of-life problems in their neighborhood, a number of irate residents vented to ranking members of the 104th Precinct during a joint meeting of the Middle Village Property Owners/Residents Association (MVPOR  More...
Atlantic Avenue Nightclub Is Like ‘Wild West’: Our Neighbors Civic
Community members asked cops to clamp down an out of control Ozone Park nightclub at the Our Neighbors Civic Association (ONCA) meeting held last Tuesday, Nov. 10 at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Parish Center.   More...
Queens Friends Followed Their Passion And Marco Polo
For most people learning about the 13th century adventures of Marco Polo, it’s enough to read his book. But two friends from Queens went far more than the extra mile by following in the legendary explorer’s footsteps.   More...
NY Pols Face Fiscal Test
(AP) The need to address a multibillion dollar deficit was the top priority for New York’s Legislature in a September session that never happened. And it was an “urgent” issue that was never taken u  More...
All three BW Gottschee Academy teams traveled to SUNY Purchase in Westchester for their season opener Sunday, Nov. 15 and came away undefeated.   More...
The war against terrorism is over! President Barack Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder and the wimps who fill the seats in Congress and the Senate have declared defeat.   More...
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Terrorism Or Tragedy
It’s somewhat disconcerting, but the Obama administration continues to dance around the terrorism question. While a new Rasmussen poll shows 60 percent of Americans want the Fort Hood massacre investigated as a terrorist act, the president sees the mass murder as a “tragedy” and a violent crime.  More...
Away From Home, This Soldier’s Thoughts Were Of His True Love
When the New York Yankees won the 2009 World Series by defeating the Philadelphia Phillies in six games, it marked the franchise’s 27th championship and got us thinking about the late Phil Rizzuto, Glendale’s own Yankee champion and Hall of Famer.   More...