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October 21, 2010  RSS feed
Though it looks all too realistic, the scene of carnage and destruction shown in these photos was simulated as part of a disaster drill that took place in Long Island City on Sunday, Sept. 17. More...
Alleged Murderer Tried To Whack Witnesses

Facing a life sentence for allegedly murdering a 25-yearold man in Sunnyside last October, a Woodside man locked up at Rikers Island was charged on Monday, Oct.  More...

Board 5 Eyes Ridgewood Treatment Facility
The proposed opening of a substance abuse counseling center in Ridgewood and plans for the second phase of improvements at a playground in Juniper Valley Park were hot topics during Community Board 5’s Oct.  More...
The shoppers seen in these security camera images are wanted by police for recently committing grand larcenies at a Bushwick apparel store. More...
Actors Play Roles Of Noted Individuals Buried In Graveyard
Dearly departed community members and historical figures came back to life briefly on Saturday, Oct. 9 at Maple Grove Cemetery of Kew Gardens as actors played the roles of individuals buried at the graveyard in the annual “Spirits Alive!” event.   More...
U12 Team Cruises To Easy Shutout Victories
The NY Cosmos played the Red Bulls on Saturday October 16th, in Newark, N.J. The game didn’t start well for the Cosmos with a hand ball in the box in the third minute that resulted in penalty kick and a 1-to-0 lead for the Red Bulls.   More...
Opening First-Come, First-Served
City Council Member Eric A. Ulrich is reminding constituents that the deadline to enroll four year old children in Universal Pre-Kindergarten programs is Friday, Oct. 29.   More...
JAMIE BERGOLLO ROBLES of Bushwick, died on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010 at the age of 75. He was a native of Manati and Barceloneta, Puerto Rico. He was the beloved husband of Reyes M. More...
These days, the world seems to be full of inconsistencies and double standards. We’d like to share a few with our readers, who should have no trouble adding their own impressions.   More...
Two years ago, Barack Obama was the political equivalent of Elvis Presley—rolling into towns across America, performing before adoring crowds.   More...