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Photo Gallery June 28, 2012  RSS feed
Church Leaders Break Bread In Glendale
      The Kiwanis Club of Glendale held its annual Clergy Day luncheon last Thursday, June 21 at Zum Stammtisch.
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A Beautiful Day For A Block Party In Woodhaven
      The Woodhaven Residents Block Association (WRBA) held its first annual block party last Saturday, June 23 at the Forest Park picnic grove.
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Maspeth Kiwanis Awards Scholars
      The Maspeth Kiwanis held its annual scholarship luncheon last Thursday, June 21 at Maspeth Town Hall, doling out $1,500 checks to area high students.
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Ridgewood Students’ Respectful Posters
      During the Department of Education’s (DOE) “Respect for All Week,” students from I.S.
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P.S. 81 Drama Club Takes The Stage In Ridgewood
      The entire cast of the P.S. 81 Drama Club take a brief moment to pose for a group shot just before show time in their Ridgewood auditorium last Tuesday, June 19.
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Taking Their Best Shot At Family Fest
      Ridgewood residens lined up to play at Ridgewood Savings Bank’s annual Family Fun Day, held on Sunday, June 24 at the bank’s Forest Avenue branch.
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Myrtle Ave. BID Honors City Rep
      Leon Fonfa (center), senior development manager at the city Department of Small Business Services, was honored with a Special Recognition Award at the 24th annual meeting of the Myrtle Avenue Busines
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Celebrating Their First Masses At Ridgewood Churches
      Two of the six priests who were ordained by Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio last Saturday, June 23, offered their first liturgies at churches in Ridgewood the following day. As shown in the left photo, Fr.
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More Golden Girl Scouts Honored
      Three local Girl Scouts who previously received the Gold Award, the highest honor the Girl Scouts of America can bestow upon a member, were recognized with citations from Assemblyman Mike Miller.
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Congressman Salutes Midville Grads
      Rep. Bob Turner delivered the commencement address to the Class of 2012 at St. Margaret School during their graduation ceremony on June 15 at St. Margaret Church in Middle Village.
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St. Matthias Students Move On To H.S.
      Eighth-graders at St. Matthias School recently celebrated the graduation from the Ridgewood campus and promotion to high school.
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Washing Cars To Help Autistic Kids
      Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder joined dozens of volunteers at the New York Familes for Autistic Children's (NYFAC) sixth annual Car Wash and Car Show for Autism in Howard Beach.
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Scouts Met Gold Standard
      Two members of Girl Scout Troop 4027 at Emanuel United Church of Christ in Woodhaven were recently recognized with the Girl Scout Gold Award for their projects to improve the community.
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Putting Their Best Feet Forward In Cancer Fight At M.V. Relay
     Taking strides toward finding a cure for cancer, hundreds of people took part in the 10th Relay for Life at Juniper Valley Park in Middle Village which began last Saturday afternoon, June 23, and continued until the following morning. 
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Bushwick Locals Hope To Be Bone Marrow Match
      Over 50 Bushwick residents came out to the New Methodist Jerusalem Church last Saturday, June 23 to help Ivelia Hidalgo, a teacher at P.S.
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110th Precinct Council Honors Many Of Its Helpers
      For their contributions to the 110th Precinct Community Council’s annual fund-raiser, several members of the community received awards at the council’s meeting and barbecue last Monday ni
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Buildings Dept. Rep Meets FHCCA
      The Forest Hills Community and Civic Association (FHCCA) held its June 12 meeting at the American Legion Continental Post 1424.
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