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February 18, 2010  RSS feed
Sacred Heart School honored its students of the month for January, prying the young scholars away from their studies for a quick photo op. The students are shown above with Fr. More...
Fake Utility Workers Steal From Senior

Posing as utility workers, a pair of bandits reportedly tricked an elderly woman to let them inside her Glendale home last Tuesday, Feb. 9, grabbing cash as well as a Social Security check before being detected. More...

Four-Alarm Inferno Consumes Businesses In Jackson Heights
The four-alarm fire that ravaged a row of stores along a Jackson Heights street last Saturday, Feb. 13, was started by a faulty furnace in one of the locations, according to the Fire Department. More...
Prompt Call For Background Checks
Glendale residents expressed alarm over a television news report aired on Monday night, Feb. 15, regarding a registered sex offender convicted in 2001 of abusing a 11-year-old girl who is now teaching students of all ages at a local karate school. More...
Buyers Can Receive Up To $555 In Rebates
Rep. Anthony Weiner, a member of the House Energy and Commerce committee, announced the kick-off of the “Great Appliance Swap Out” program, which will provide rebates of up to $555 to New Yorkers who trade in their old appliances for new, more energy efficient models. More...
As The Capitol Turns: State Politics Stuck In Soap Opera
(AP) One of the many odd things about New York’s Capitol, with its four grand entrances, is that no one’s quite sure of its street address. Those watching last week figure it’s somewhere close to Wonderland. More...
CJSL Annual Indoor Tourney A Big Success
The Cosmopolitan Junior Soccer League (CJSL) Annual Indoor Tournament remains one constant source of immeasurable success, thanks largely to its hardworking secretary, Emil Cohill. More...
JOAN CATALANO of Sadsbury Township, Pennsylvania, died on February 12, 2010 at the age of 75. A Brooklyn native, she was the beloved wife of Benjamin L. More...
Does anyone in the neighborhood feel stimulated? More...
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My Special Valentine
My special Valentine this year is a beautiful 10-year-old girl named Madeline. She is a typical American kid, confronted by a world vastly different from the one in which her parents grew up. More...
Historical Tour Continues From Columbusville To Drumm Park
The Old Timer’s alphabetical tour through the history of our local geography continues this week with the story of Ridgewood’s Doughboy Monument and a look back at an early Glendale educator. More...