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April 29, 2010  RSS feed
Cops Seize Cocaine, Weapons From Apts.
Law enforcement agents smashed a drug trafficking ring operating in Ridgewood and Bushwick on Monday, Apr.  More...

Twelve residents living in apartments above a Jackson Heights Laundromat were hospitalized with minor smoke inhalation after a two-alarm fire broke out in their building early on Monday morning, Apr. More...

Civic Coalition Calls For End To Rail Noise, Odors
Fed up with loud noise and noxious fumes emanated by local freight rail traffic, scores of residents took to the streets of Ridgewood and Glendale last Saturday morning, Apr.  More...
Caught On Tape Leaving Ridgewood Shop
The pair of armed bandits who robbed a 30-year-old man at a Ridgewood subway station last Thursday morning, Apr. 22, remain at large as of press time, according to police sources.   More...
Curious history buffs flocked to the Grand Avenue/Newtown subway station on Sunday, Apr. 18 to take part in a tour focusing on the neighborhood of Elmhurst and their architecture.   More...
Politicians Play Populists
(AP) Republicans and Democrats are furiously casting each other as the handmaidens of Wall Street, playing to election-year anger surging on Main Street. Neither party has clean hands when it comes to the financial industry.   More...
Takes Title For LaGuardia Community College
Sixty-four of the finest collegiate table tennis players from more than 40 colleges and universities traveled to Wisconsin earlier this month, hoping to return to campus with the men’s singles title from the 2010 College Table Tennis National Championship.   More...
JOHN P. KENNEDY of Ridgewood died on April 25, 2010 at the age of 87. A native of Brooklyn, he was the beloved husband of Amelia (nee Krauland), devoted father of Patricia Winkler, Peter Kennedy and Mary Polizzi, loving son of Cornelius Kennedy and Hannah McAuliffe, and brother-in-law of John and Dorothy Krauland; also survived by two grandchildren. He was a U.S. More...
High hypocrisy is in high gear in America. Two events this week prove the point.   More...
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Jon Stewart loves Fox News
It may seem strange, but a cornerstone of the liberal media in America is The Daily Show starring Jon Stewart. Younger Americans, in particular, love him, and his sarcastic, cool wit delights left-wingers from coast to coast. More...