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October 27, 2011  RSS feed
A taxi driver and his passenger were hospitalized with injuries after the cab they were riding in struck a wall and flipped over on the Long Island Expressway in Maspeth early last Saturday morning, More...
Prolific Burglar Leads Cops On Wild Pursuit

Sought for his role in a series of More...

Four residents and two firefighters were injured after a one-alarm blaze broke out inside a Bushwick apartment house early on Tuesday morning, Oct. 25, Fire Deparment sources said. More...
Bklyn. Men Arrested For Ridgewood Stickups
Two Bedford-Stuyvesant men were arrested and charged  More...
Shares Chinese Culture With Children
Hoping to boost interest among American students in Chinese culture, the first lady of Taiwan and a group of students from her nation recently paid a visit to the Forest Hills branch of the Queens Borough Public Library.   More...
Royals Go 2-0-1 To Close Out Regular Season
The Royals boys’ soccer team completed the regular season last week in strong fashion.   More...
DOE Plans To Implement New Standards
A plan to improve intermediate school grades across<  More...
LAURA L. HARMEYER (nee L’ABBATE) of Ridgewood, a longtime teacher at P.S. 71, died on Thursday, October 20, at the age of 65 following a long illness. A native of Ridgewood, she was the beloved wife of Bob, dear sister of John L’Abbate and sister-in-law of Janet and Marie. More...
There’s a little gallows humor spinning around the Internet which kind of says it all about our sorry state of affairs: “Ten years ago, we had Bob Hope, Johnny Cash and Steve Jobs. Now, we have no hope, no cash and no jobs.”  More...
Dear Editor:  Your editorial on the history of the L train Canarsie Line (Oct. 13 available in our archives at www.times newsweekly.com) is about something virtually everyone has forgotten.  More...