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February 24, 2011  RSS feed
Firefighters rushed to an apartment house in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn that caught on fire late last Saturday night, Feb. 19. More...
He’s Stabbed While Battling Armed Crooks

Fighting off a pair of armed robbers on More...

Two workers were seriously injured after a forklift accident at a warehouse inside Rentar Plaza in Middle Village last Wednesday morning, Feb. 16, Fire Department sources said. Members of Engine Co. More...
102 Pct. Eyes Loud Bars, Domestic Violence
Ongoing disturbances emanating from Richmond Hill nightclubs More...
He Died Alone, But Not Forgotten
He may have been alone and destitute at the end of his life, but a Vietnam War veteran who died last year was given a respectful and proper burial last Thursday, Feb. 17, by brothers in arms he had never met.   More...
(AP) Republicans won sweeping victories last November More...
A fast start propelled the Grover Cleveland Varsity Tigers to a 72-52 win over the High School of Economics and Finance during a PSAL Boys’ Basketball playoff game last Wednesday, Feb. More...
SAVERIO J. “JIM” BARONE of Jefferson, N.Y., formerly of Ridgewood, passed away on Wednesday, February 16, at the age of 89. Born in Glasco, N.Y., on November 24, 1921, he was the youngest child of Saverio and Caroline. While stationed in Columbus, Ms. More...
Seeking to boost its sales during the 1970s, the fast-food chain Burger King adopted a new and catchy slogan to describe it services: “Have it your way.” They told consumers to ask for whatever kind of burger they wanted, and it would be served to them with a smile.  More...
Dear Editor:  I was thinking recently about our community of Woodhaven and our many strong organizations. As I have stated before the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association (WRBA) now in their 40th Year, was the first organization formed. The WRBA addressed the needs and complaints of the residents.  More...