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Local Lawmaker Delivers Goods To St. Raphael’s
      City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer delivered over 1,000 food items to the St. Raphael Church’s food pantry in Long Island City on Thursday, Dec. 15.
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Merry Festivities For MVPORA
      In lieu of their regular meeting, the Middle Village Property Owners/Residents Association (MVPORA) celebrated the holidays last Monday, Dec. 12, with a party at St. Margaret’s Parish Hall.
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Bushwick Leaders Honored
      The 83rd Precinct Clergy Council honored members of the Bushwick community at a dinner last Wednesday, Dec. 14 at the Knickerbocker United Methodist Church.
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Teaming Up To Find Toys For Tots
      Assemblyman Phillip Goldfeder recently teamed up with students and faculty at M.S. 202 in Ozone Park to ollect gifts for disadvantaged children through the Toys for Tots program.
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JPCA Raises $ For Needy
      With many families still struggling financially, the Juniper Park Civic Association (JPCA) recently raised $2,300 to help local residents in need.
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Sunnyside ‘Carol’ers Congregate
      The Unity Stage Company performed a free reading of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” at All Saints Episcopal Church on Bliss Street in Sunnyside.
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Cub Scouts Dress Down For Charity
      St. Matthias Cub Scout Pack #327 held a school-wide Dress Down day to raise money for the Kate Tschernoletz Foundation.
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Away In A Manger At Church In Elmhurst
      Members of the Secular Franciscans of St. Adalbert Church held their annual Greccio service last Saturday night, Dec. 17, at the Elmhurst house of worship.
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Astoria School Lights Its Christmas Tree
      On Dec. 2, St. John's Prep's Student Council sponsored the Astoria school's annual Christmas Tree Lighting, in the school library.
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Cop Of The Month
      P.O. Frank Reina (center) received a Cop of the Month plaque (donated by the Times Newsweekly) from the 106th Precinct Community Council at its Wednesday, Dec.
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New Troop Members Line Up For Duty
      The newest members of the St. Margaret’s Second Grade Brownie Troop 4375 of the Girl Scouts were officially installed during a ceremony at the Middle Village school last Friday, Dec. 16.
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Visiting St. Nick
      Assemblyman Mike Miller dropped by Forest Parkway last Saturday, Dec.
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Students Of The Month
      For their efforts during October, five pupils at Ridgewood’s I.S. 77 were recently honored as Students of the Month.
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Santa Claus Visits Notre Dame Academy
      Youngsters at Notre Dame Catholic Academy of Ridgewood enjoyed good food and a visit from the North Pole’s most famous resident during their recent “Breakfast With Santa.” Some of t
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St. Nicholas Stops By St. Stanislaus In Maspeth
      Students at St. Stanislaus Kostka in Maspeth celebrated St. Nicholas Day on Dec.
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Students Win Scholarships
      These eighth-graders at St. Margaret School in Middle Village recently received the Tri-State Italian- American Congress Scholarship.
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Hoping Someone Will ‘Be The Match’ In Ridgewood
      The New York Blood Center held a “Be The Match” bone marrow drive last Saturday, Dec. 17 at I.S.
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Greeting The Season With Style
      The Kiwanis Club of Glendale helped make the Christmas season bright for local children in need during their annual Christmas cheer party last Tuesday night, Dec. 13, at Redeemer Lutheran School.
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Forest Hills Celebrates Season Together
      Forgoing their monthly meeting, the Forest Hills Community and Civic Association enjoyed a celebration of the holiday season at their party last Tuesday, Dec.
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A Concert For The Ages In Ridgewood
      Telling the story of “Christmas Through the Ages,” members of Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal Church’s Children’s Choir entertained an audience during a concert held followin
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Scoring Coats, Toys For Needy Kids
      The Quebradillas Little League held their annual coat and toy drive at the Celestial Church of Christ in Bushwick last Saturday, Dec. 17.
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Kids’ Christmas Party At The Pub
      Children of all ages enjoyed an afternoon of Christmas cheer during a party thrown at Yerman’s Irish Pub in Glendale on Dec. 10.
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Raising Their Voices For Christmas
      The St. Pancras Church Choir, directed by Steven Frank, celebrated Christmas in song with their annual concert at the Glendale church on Dec. 11. (photo: Alicia Brosky)
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Glendale Kiwanis Party Was A Holly, Jolly Time
      Members of the Kiwanis Club of Glendale shared some Christmas cheer together during their annual holiday party last Thursday, Dec. 15, at the Brewery Keenan Heisser American Legion Post in Glendale.
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