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October 28, 2010  RSS feed
Two people were taken to a local hospital for injuries after a car collided with a Department of Transportation truck at a Maspeth intersection last Saturday morning, Oct. More...
Gunman Gets Dough To Go At Store

Armed with a handgun, a money-hungry bandit paid a visit to a Ridgewood variety shop last Thursday night, Oct. 21, and took a sum of cash after threatening a worker with his weapon, police reported.   More...

Bklyn. Board 4 Looks To Foster Creative Community
Brooklyn Community Board 4 strengthened its commitment to the arts by creating a committee to oversee it at the advisory body’s Oct. 20 meeting at Hope Gardens Senior Center.   Board 4 unanimously voted to create a new Arts and Culture committee, to be chaired by board member Laura Braslow.   More...
Rego Pk. Man Called In Bad Bomb Threats
Police have arrested a Rego Park man who allegedly phoned in a pair of phony bomb threats at stations in Kew Gardens and Elmhurst last month.   More...
First-Time Event Has A Local Feel
From seven-month-old Dolci Paradise Bakery to the venerable Sidetracks Restaurant, eateries large and small set up and displayed ther wares at the first-ever Taste of Sunnyside event, held Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Master Billiards & Café.   More...
(AP) There was great sport last week in ridiculing minor party candidates at the governor’s debate, as if it was a Saturday Night Live skit rather than the only candidates’ forum in a critical election.   More...
Teams Net 27 In Three Games Against South Central
New York Cosmos’ pre-academy teams dominated South Central squads during weekend play, with three teams—the Cosmos U13, U12 Blue and U12 White—scoring a combined 27 goals.   Meanwhile, Victoria Monaco of the Cosmos’ Girls U10 squad scored a hat trick to lead the team in a 9-0 drubbing of the Brooklyn Italians.   More...
With heavy hearts, family and friends regret to announce that MARION STEINBACH, formerly of Glendale, passed away on September 19, 2010 in Connecticut at the age of 87. Born on July 2, 1923, she was the beloved wife for over 50 years of the late George Steinbach, with whom she is now reunited. More...
If Schools Chancellor Joel Klein thinks it’s okay to release internal ratings for 12,000 teachers to parents, then shouldn’t it also be okay for teachers to be able to rate parents as well?   More...
Now that I’ve had a week to think about the big controversy on The View, I’ve come to the conclusion that my comment that “Muslims killed us on 9/11” was really not what caused Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar to walk off the set.  More...