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June 30, 2011  RSS feed
A woman’s bike ride along Metropolitan Avenue in Middle Village came to a dangerous end when she was struck and seriously injured by an SUV last Wednesday afternoon, June 22, Fire Department so More...
Pair Sought For Gunpoint St. Robbery

Walking to a subway station early on Monday More...

Firefighters rushed to a Ridgewood restaurant last Tuesday, June 21, to help a seven-year-old girl who got her hand stuck inside a vending machine, it was reported. More...
Bldg. Violations, Graffiti War At JPCA Meet
Erasing graffiti, stopping illegal conversions and boosting More...
From Enjoying Baseball Games To Video Games
Allowing an enthusiastic seven-year-old Mets fan to throw out the first pitch at a recent baseball game is one of the ways the Starlight Children’s Foundation (SCF) helps children with life threatening diseases cope with their constant struggles along with offering them a whole host of opportunities to help conquer their fears.   More...
Overcomes Injuries As Repeat Baseball Champs
Though their academic careers at Sacred Heart School had come to an end, the 13 members of its baseball team had one unfinished piece of business to complete in June: winning the CYO baseball championship.   More...
REV. FR. VICTOR RUNCANU of Ridgewood died on Tuesday, June 21, at the age of 86. A native of Miculesti, Romania, he was the beloved husband of Ileana and devoted father of Marlena Duma and Dumitru Runcanu. A member of the Romanian Orthodox Episcopate in America, he is also survived by two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  More...
As the country celebrates its 235th birthday this Monday, July 4, the nation is going through something of a mid-life crisis and faces a litany of problems that require our attention and our commitment to resolve.  More...
Dear Editor:  The residents of Woodhaven joined the rest of New York City in breathing a sigh of relief upon hearing the news that a budget agreement was reached, and the planned closure of 20 firehouses was averted. (Editor’s note: See the story on Page 14 for details).  More...
Find Concerts, Festivals And More
Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) Commissioner Jeanne B. Mullgrav marked the first day of summer last Tuesday, June 21, with the release of the comprehensive 2011 New York City Youth Guide to Summer Fun.   More...