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August 25, 2011  RSS feed
Repeat Offender Caught For Break-In Try
Previously arrested two years ago for attempting to<  More...
Trio Sought For Fatally Beating Man

Law enforcement agents have released the images of <  More...

House Candidates Face Off In First Debate
David Weprin and Bob Turner squared off in More...
Firefighters rushed to an apartment house in Bedford Stuyvesant last Friday, Aug. 19, after a two-alarm blaze broke out on its top floor, FDNY sources said. More...
Checks Diabetic Patients’ Health
The HANYS (Healthcare Association of New York State) Diabetes Campaign Collaborative has awarded special recognition to New York Hospital Queens for its focus on diabetes care at the Jackson Heights Family Health Center.   More...
Players from various softball leagues that played over the years at Mafera Park came back for the annual Old Timers’ Softball Reunion last Saturday, Aug. More...
Drive Helps Disadvantaged Pupils
City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer launched his second annual School Supply Drive for the 26th Council District, which includes the neighborhoods of Astoria, Long Island City, Maspeth, Sunnyside and Woodside.   More...
GEORGE A. REINHOLZ died on Wednesday evening, August 17, at Manor Care, Montgomery, Pa. at the age of 88. A former resident of Ridgewood, he resided in Hatfield, Pa. for three years. He was a decorated veteran of World War II who served in the Army. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Irene A.  More...
Of all the people involved in national politics these days, it’s amazing that no one seems to be able to adequately explain how America got caught in an economic abyss that washed over this country and brought down our economy.  More...
Subway Changes   The MTA has scheduled a number of service changes for several subway lines throughout the city due to construction work.  More...
Hallets Were First To Settle Area
The Newtown Historical Society announced the replacement of an historic plaque dedicated to Astoria’s founding family, the Halletts, at a monument inside Maspeth’s Mount Olivet Cemetery.   More...