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August 19, 2010  RSS feed
She Wore Sandals To Rob Local Bank
Law enforcement agents are asking the public’s help in tracking down a woman who swiped cash from a Ridgewood bank during a heist last Thursday afternoon, Aug. 12, it was reported.   More...

Nobody was injured after a one-alarm fire broke out inside the basement of an East Williamsburg factory last Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 11, it was reported. More...

Working To Replace Tanks With Greenspace
More than a decade ago, while the Elmhurst gas tanks still towered over the neighborhood, it was hard for most people to imagine that the structures would one day be replaced by a park filled with rolling hills and winding paths.   More...
Say Pair Murdered Man In Ozone Park
Two young men have been arrested for allegedly murdering and robbing a 58-yearold Brooklyn man outside an Ozone Park residence early on Tuesday morning, Aug. 17  More...
Ridgewood Boy Defied Odds To Survive
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center’s miracle baby turned one last Thursday, Aug. 12, and the Brooklyn hospital treated mother and son to a surprise birthday celebration.   Born to Ridgewood resident Leslie Lopez on Aug. 12, 2009, Josiah Arroyo suffered an abdominal wall defect that left large portions of his small instestines outside of his body.   More...
One Of Dozen Nationwide Honored By Big Leagues
Recent Archbishop Molloy graduate Philip Loprete was recently honored as one of 12 high school seniors to receive a $5,000 scholarship for his participation in Major League Baseball’s Reviving Baseball in Inner Cities (RBI) program.   More...
P.S. 280 The Focus Of CEC 30 Meet
With an upcoming catchment zoning debate coming, the District 30 Community Education Council (CEC 30) geared up for the new school year at their Aug. 12 meeting at the Department of Education’s (DOE) Queens Plaza offices.   More...
BRIDGET C. HAHN of Easton, Maryland, passed away at the Easton Memorial Hospital on August 12, 2010. She was 58 years old. More...
The old saying, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it,” applies to the 14th Amendment of the U.S. Constitution.  More...
Dear Editor: The latest unemployment figure for the month of July 2010 was at 9.5 percent, which was increase over the number of the previous month.This certainly is not a positive sign for this country.   More...
Oprah Winfrey is a savvy businesswoman whose perspicacity in presenting herself to the public has earned her hundreds of millions of dollars.  More...