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September 30, 2010  RSS feed
Civic Says Announcement Was PR Stunt
The announcement of a potential remedy to growing truck traffic along two Maspeth thoroughfares was deemed an election year stunt by the Juniper Park Civic Association (JPCA), whose members crashed a press conference held by Assemblywoman More...
She Helped Mug Woman For Purse: Cops

A Brooklyn woman was collared by police shortly after allegedly attacking a female victim who was attempting to enter a car parked on a Ridgewood street corner during a robbery early last Saturday morning, Sept. 25, it was reported.   More...

JPCA: NYPD Abandoned Area In Storm
“We want answers [as to] why this happened; to this day we still have trees hanging over our head,” declared Juniper Park Civic Association (JPCA) President Robert Holden at the group’s meeting last Thursday, Sept.  More...
Officers Injured After Bandits Ram Cars
An alleged bandit from Bushwick and an accomplice who held up a Cypress Hills gas station last Saturday afternoon, Sept. 25, were reportedly busted by police after leading officers on a high-speed pursuit.   More...
Boro’s Poet Laureate At Woodhaven ‘Writers’ Night’
Local poets took the stage on Thursday, Sept. 23 at Neir’s Tavern in Woodhaven to share their thoughts and life experiences with patrons on hand during writers’ night sponsored by the Woodhaven Residents Block Association.   More...
(AP) Being simply the “party of no” against President Barack Obama has worked well for Republicans all year, and they’re poised for big election gains. More...
U9s, U11s, U12s Come Away With Victories
The NY Cosmos 97 hosted the NJSA04 team at Aviator Field #2 on Sept. 28. Both teams were looking for their first win. More...
MARY ELIZABETH RALLO of Ridgewood died on September 27, 2010 at age 79. Beloved wife of the late Vito. Mother of Christina (Sam). Sister of Katherine Fritz. Visitation at the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas: 26 Franklin Ave., Glen Cove on Thursday, October 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. at 7 to 9 p.m. Mass at the Church of St. Rocco, Glen Cove, Friday, October 1. Interment at Calverton National More...
After years of waiting, two major problems that have plagued the community for years may be nearing resolution. One is a move to cut down on truck traffic that clogs the major roadways of Maspeth; the other is the herculean task of trying to clean up the Newtown Creek.   More...
Many Thanks For   Storm Assistance Dear Editor:   More...
Shaming the White House press corps, a regular American named Velma Hart recently asked President Barack Obama the toughest question he has heard since being elected to the Oval Office.   More...