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December 2, 2010  RSS feed
One Killed, Pair Injured In Separate Crashes
A pair of separate one-car accidents along busy thoroughfares in Middle Village and Ozone Park on Sunday night, Nov. 28 and Monday morning, Nov. 29 reportedly claimed the life of one driver and left two other individuals injured, it was reported. More...

Eight people suffered minor injuries after being overcome by smoke during a two-alarm blaze that consumed a barber shop and spread to nearby locations in Corona last Wednesday afternoon, Nov. More...

Extensive Improvements, Expansion Planned
Members of the Community Education Council of District 24 (CEC 24) heard a presentation regarding upcoming school construction and details to the Department of Education’s (DOE) five-year capital plan at its meeting last Tuesday, Nov. 23 at I.S. More...
Had Her Perform Oral Sex Acts On Clients
A grand jury has indicted a 21-year-old Jamaica man on charges of unlawfully imprisoning a 13-year-old girl and having her perform sexual acts for pay at various locations in Queens County. More...
City Touts Progress In PlaNYC Program
A media roundtable at City Hall last Monday, Nov. 22 focused on the past accomplishments of PlaNYC, a citywide initiative to make the local environment a more sustainable one, as well outlining future plans for a greener and healthier New York. More...
by Michael Gormley
(AP) They aren’t all bums. New York’s much maligned state Legislature will greet its biggest freshman class in a generation come January, thanks in part to the national throw-the-bums-out rage. More...
Coach Instills Teamwork, Fairness Among His Players
Youngsters in St. Margaret’s School’s basketball program are not only introduced to the fundamentals of dribbling and shooting, but are also taught the importance of sportsmanship and respecting their opponents. More...
HELMA MURRAY, 76, formerly of Ridgewood, passed away Sunday, November 28, 2010 at Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Olyphant, Pa. She was a Credit and Collection Manager for Schenkers International Freight Forwarders, New York, NY. The daughter of the late Wilhelm and Martha (Miesner) Muller, she was born July 9, 1934 in Germany. More...
On a quiet Sunday morning 69 years ago—Dec. 7, 1941—the armed forces of Japan bombed and torpedoed Pearl Harbor in a surprise attack on the U.S., killing 2,335 military personnel and 68 civilians while severely crippling the U.S. Naval Fleet. More...
Dear Editor: Recently in Woodhaven there was much activity with filming at our Forest Park jewel, the Forest Park Carousel. Being filmed there was the comedy film The Sitter. More...
Be thankful this holiday season that you don’t live in Ireland or Greece. Those countries are in very bad economic shape and have to take bailout money from other countries just to survive. There are riots in the streets, and fear and loathing are on display. The luck of the Irish has run out, and Zorba the Greek is broke. What happened? More...
This Recipe Melds The Two Meals
There are those nights when breakfast is the only way dinner is going to get on the table. More...