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June 16, 2011  RSS feed
No injuries were reported after a one-alarm fire ripped through a Middle Village home last Wednesday morning, June 8. Fire Department sources said the blaze broke out at about 8:05 a.m. More...
Armed Crook Robbed Same Pharmacy Twice

Brandishing a hypodermic needle and a razor blade, More...

Chief: Extra Officers For Racino Opening
Additional police officers will be assigned to the More...
Cops Vow Crackdown On Noisemakers
Quality-of-life issues were the focus of More...
Bring Talents To Professional Stage
Students from J.H.S. 185 in Flushing and M.S. 72 in Jamaica joined a select number of other city public school students in performing on a Broadway stage during the Shubert Foundation/ MTI Broadway Jr. Student Celebration last Monday, June 6, at the Majestic Theatre.   More...
Academy Serves Up Excellence In First Year
The Kew-Forest School’s tennis program has arrived.  In the inaugural year of The Kew-Forest Tennis Academy at The West Side Tennis Club, Kew-Forest’s tennis squads have shown that practice, hard work and training can prepare anyone to be both physically and mentally tough.   More...
+++ PIETRO BUA of Glendale died on Saturday, June 11, at the age of 77. A native of Marsala, Sicily, he was the beloved husband of Giulia (nee Ven timiglia), devoted father of Josephine Bua, Anna Maria Pensato and Leonardo Bua and dear father in law of Vinny Pensato. He is also survived by grandchildren Kevin, Vinny, An thony and Anjelica.  More...
The ongoing saga about what to do with the incredibly huge national deficit facing this country boils down to one simple fact: the federal government spends more money than it takes in.  More...
Festival Looks Back On Success While Moving Forward
Arts In Bushwick’s fifth annual Bushwick Open Studios, held from June 3-5, offered more events in more places than ever before, providing a glimpse into an artist community making increasingly greater inroads into the fabric of Bushwick— and beyond.  More...