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March 3, 2011  RSS feed
Maspeth Activists Slam Bypass Proposal
Nearly a decade in the making, the city’s More...
Alleged Attackers Cuffed For Stabbing Man

Armed with a glass bottle, a chain and More...

FOCA Gets Grant To Clean Shaler Ave.
The Farmers Oval Civic Association (FOCA) and More...
Her Boyfriend’s Sister Booked For Homicide
An apparent dispute over a $20 loan More...
Residents Examine The Area ‘Then And Now’
Never-before-seen images of Maspeth’s streetscape from more than 50 years ago were displayed during a historical slideshow presented by the Newtown Historical Society (NHS) last Wednesday night, Feb. 23, at Connolly’s Corner restaurant in Maspeth.   More...
U14s Sweep Three Games In Maryland
The Cosmos Academy East U14 won all three of their games in the Potomac, MD Soccer Festival.   More...
CATHERINE P. ECKSTEIN of Smithtown, N.Y., formerly of Ridgewood, died on Friday, February 18, at the age of 99. She was the beloved wife of the late Charles, devoted mother of Vincent J. and Elizabeth, Geraldine and John Reese, Patricia and Francis Passaro and the late Francis A.  More...
More than a century ago, working conditions in the U.S. were horrific. There were injuries, machines that maimed, wages that were withheld for stupid infractions of rules and a general uneasyness of holding onto a job, at all costs.  More...
Dear Editor:  President Obama should take a stand against oil and gas drilling in the United States. The impacts of hydraulic fracking, a form of natural gas drilling, are too severe and critical to ignore; people’s health is at risk as well as New York’s beautiful Catskills.  More...
Hear About Hardships Faced By Blue & Grey
The Greater Ridgewood Historical Society will host Civil War enactor Patrick Falci for a presentation on “The Life and Times of a Civil War Soldier” at the Onderdonk House in Ridgewood this Saturday afternoon, Mar. 5.   More...
Olivia Rose Mangiaracina was welcomed into the world by her parents Lisa and Jeff and sister Alissa, all residents of Gloversville, N.Y., on Tuesday, Jan. More...