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June 3, 2010  RSS feed
A street sweeper reportedly lost control and flipped over while traveling on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway in Woodside on Tuesday morning, June 1, Fire Department sources said. More...
Robbery Victim Pays Price For Fighting Crook

Trying to fight off a trio of armed robbers on a Maspeth street last Friday night, May 28, proved to be a painful decision for a man who was stabbed in the abdomen by one of the suspects, law enforcement sources reported.   More...

But CEC 24 Still Has Budget Concerns
The jobs of 4,400 New York City teachers will be spared from the budget ax, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced on Wednesday, June 2, adding that he would instead eliminate the two percent raises he had previously offered teachers in contract talks.   More...
Nab Elmhurst Man For Bashing Rival
Following an investigation that lasted more than four months, detectives have captured an Elmhurst man who allegedly assaulted an 82-yearold Forest Hills man with a hammer during an argument at the victim’s home in February, police announced.   More...
Girls U11 Wins Massapequa Tournament
The Gottschee/NYC Academy U18 traveled to Sarasota, Fl. over the Memorial Day weekend, winning twice against one loss in the Spring Showcase.   More...
JULIUS H. LANDHERR of Glendale died on Friday, May 28 at the age of 85. Born October 8, 1924 in Brooklyn, the son of Charles and Anna (Waser) Landherr. Married to Margaret (Honey) Wiesmann on April 8, 1945. He proudly served in the U.S. More...
U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer has made a small stab at acknowledging that jobs have fled to foreign countries, especially in the customer service calling industry.   More...
Dear Editor: Now that the nice weather is here, I see lots of people riding scooters and bikes in the street and in the parks. But I don’t see too many of them wearing helmets.   I thought it was a law that you need to wear a helmet riding a bike especially children.   More...
Who Will Save Lindsay Lohan?
Back in the late 1960s, it seemed like every few weeks another rock star would drop dead.   More...
Father, Then Son Assume Pastorate As Old Timer Resumes Church Story
The Old Timer continues his history of the United Presbyterian Church of Ridgewood with a look at the church in the years leading up to World War II.   More...