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March 8, 2012  RSS feed
No injuries were reported after a sports utility vehicle lost control and crashed into a light pole along Woodhaven Boulevard near 68th Avenue in Rego Park at around 11:45 a.m. More...
Opens Fire On Teen In Bushwick

Without saying a word, an unidentified gunman walked  More...

Proposal Would Split The 9th CD Among Neighboring Lawmakers
A federal judge has released a preliminary plan More...
Robbers Wanted For Woodhaven Robbery
Two gun-toting bandits are wanted by police More...
Their Movies Promote Message Of Saving
Ridgewood Savings Bank announced the local winners of its “Lights, Camera, Save!” video contest for teens aged 13-18.   The video contest was designed to inspire teenagers to learn about the value of saving and motivate their peers to become life-long savers.  More...
POLITICAL NEWS Analysis
(AP) With no end in sight, the Republican presidential nomination fight may end up mirroring the epic 2008 battle between Democrats Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton that stretched into June. But length may be the only true parallel.  While little of substance separated Obama and Clinton, the Mitt Romney   More...
U10s Take Manhattan Tournament; U12s Take Off At ‘Kick-Off’
The BW Gottschee U10A boys came out as champions against the top teams in New York and the surrounding areas by beating the Syosset Gunners 4-2 in the finals of the Manhattan Soccer Club Kickoff Classic tournament.   More...
P.S. 229 Parents Want School Buses For Children
After being harshly criticized for its decision to More...
From soaring gas prices to bad drivers on the roads, it would seem that America’s love affair with the automobile has hit a serious speed bump.  More...
Dear Editor:  As I type this letter, there are dozens, perhaps hundreds, of lost, disoriented, and traumatized pets being admitted into municipal animal shelters. And if Assemblywoman Margaret Markey has her way, all of them can be killed on admittance if two people determine that they are in “psychological pain.”  More...
THE O’REILLY FACTOR
Last week, I ambled on up to the late Ronald Reagan’s ranch high in the mountains of Santa Barbara County. Rancho del Cielo (Ranch in the Sky) comprises 688 acres and one very small home. In fact, I was surprised by how modest it is.  More...
How Television Made Monkees’ Davy Jones A Teen Heartthrob
(AP) Before there was MTV, before American Idol made overnight stars of people you never heard of, there was The Monkees, a band fronted by a diminutive singer named Davy Jones who was so boyishly good looking that teenage girls swooned the first time they ever saw him.   More...