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February 11, 2010  RSS feed
He’s Shot After Pointing BB Gun At Cops
Armed with what appeared at first to be a handgun, a 61- year-old Glendale man was shot and injured by police in Bushwick last Saturday morning, Feb.  More...
Ed. Dept. To Buy Former Pharmacy

The site of a defunct pharmacy in Ridgewood may one day be the home of a new elementary school as the New York City Department of Education (DOE) has reached a tentative agreement to purchase the property.   More...

Open House Offers Look At Plans For New Kosciuszko Bridge
Four possible designs for the new Kosciuszko Bridge over the Newtown Creek will be on display for residents to review and critique during an open house scheduled by the New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) to take place next Thursday, Feb.  More...
Hit Locations In Woodhaven, Bushwick
Two armed crooks who recently robbed a trio of grocery stores in Greenpoint, Woodhaven and Bushwick remain at large, according to police.   More...
Crowley Joins Fight To Save Ridgewood School
Students from around the city traveled to Ridgewood on Saturday, Feb. 6 to participate in the 2010 New York City Regional Science Olympiad at Grover Cleveland High School.   More...
Obama Sharpens Rhetoric To Win Over Independents
(AP) Slapping Republicans with one hand, extending olive branches with the other, President Barack Obama is playing a dangerous political game. It is not a new one.   And it just might work.   More...
U11 Rides Cabrera’s 8 Goals To Trophy
Gottschee Girls continued their incredible winning season with a first place finish at the Brooklyn Italians Indoor. The GU11 made an easy day of it by defeating GJOA 5-1, HBC Galaxy 4-0, Silver Lake 5- 1 and SDA 4-0.  More...
CB 4 Blasts SCA Plan To Convert Corona Warehouse
A School Construction Authority (SCA) proposal to build a new elementary/intermediate school in Corona ran into trouble from all sides at Community Board 4’s Feb. 2 meeting at the Flanders Field VFW Post.   More...
SGT. KENNETH GONZALEZ of Killeen, Texas died on February 1, 2010 at the age of 36, honorably in service to our nation. More...
Suddenly, the buzzword coming out of Washington is “jobs, jobs, jobs.”   More...
President Obama And Common Sense
A few months ago, I wrote an article for Parade magazine about what President Obama could teach America’s kids.   More...