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GARAGE COLLAPSES ON BROOKLYN BLOCK
      No injuries were reported after a garage collapsed on the Ridgewood/Bushwick border in Brooklyn on Tuesday morning, June 11.
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Smartboards Come To Maspeth School
      City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley recently came to P.S. 58 to take a tour of P009, a District 75 school within the Maspeth campus serving students with disabilities.
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Photo Submissions And Requests
     Photographs submitted to the Times Newsweekly/Ridgewood Times should be in electronic high resolution (300dpi) JPEG (.jpg) or TIFF (.tif) formats. 
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Council Candidate Visits Liberty Park
      City Council candidate Craig Caruana (center) was a guest speaker at the Liberty Park Home Owners Association's (LPHOA) meeting, held last Tuesday, June 4, at the Serbian Association of New York Hall
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Sewer Line Protection At Glendale Meet
      The Glendale Property Owners Association (GPOA) held its monthly meeting last Thursday, June 6, at St. Pancras Parish Hall in Glendale.
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Pharmacy Celebrates Third Year In Midville
      AJ’s Village Chemist in Middle Village celebrated its third anniversary Saturday, June 8.
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They Threw Fire Bombs In Rich. Hill
      Just after midnight, May 24, individuals threw two molotov cocktails into the yard of a home in Richmond Hill before fleeing the scene, according to police. There were no injuries, it was noted.
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POLS: OPEN CLOSED SUBWAY BOOTHS
      City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer joined dozens of members of Transport Workers Union Local 100 outside the Steinway Street station in Astoria last Thursday, June 6, to call on the MTA to reopen c
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Fine Day For Queensboro UNICO Picnic
      More than 200 people enjoyed good food and good times at the Queensboro UNICO annual picnic held on June 2 at Manorhaven Park in Port Washington, L.I.
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GWDC Honors Community Players
      The Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation celebrated its 34th anniversary at Woodhaven Manor on Friday, June 7. Mr.
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Eating His Words
A D-e-l-i-c-i-o-u-s Honor For Queens’ Spelling King
      Giving a new meaning to the term “eating his words,” the champion of the Scripps National Spelling Bee— Arvind Mahankali of Bayside Hills—was honored on Sunday, June 9 by Rep.
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Safety First At Forest Hills Street Fair
      During the street fair on Austin Street in Forset Hills on Sunday, June 9, members of the Forest Hills/Rego Park Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) were out in full force to provide safety info
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Art Fest Helps Fill Food Pantries
      SunnysideArtists.org held its sixth annual fine art fair at Queen of Angels Parish Hall on Sunday, June 9. The event featured work from more than 40 artists.
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City Year Honors Grads In Elmhurst
      City Year New York held a graduation ceremony for its newest corps members at Newtown High School in Elmhurst last Thursday, June 6.
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Fun In The Sun At Maspeth Fair
      Folks turned out in droves for the Grand Avenue Street Fair, held Saturday, June 9, in Maspeth. The fair, which blocked off Grand Avenue from 65th and 72nd streets.
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Farmers Market Season In Bushwick
      EcoStation New York celebrated the opening day of its summer Bushwick Farmer’s Market at Maria Hernandez Park last Saturday, June 1.
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Recognizing A Hero In Astoria
      Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2348 honored Rocco Morretto, a veteran of the D-Day invasion where allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France during World War II, by renaming the post
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Disability Awareness Day In Albany
      Persons with disabilities from across New York State recently paricipated in “New York State Assembly Legislative Disabilities Awareness Day,” sponsored in part by Assemblyman Mike Miller
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‘Shape Up Bushwick’ Pride Parade - June 6, 2013
      Members of the New York City Cadet Alliance
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Forest Park Fair Promotes Safety For All Residents
      Scores of residents came to the Forest Park Bandshell parking lot last Saturday, June 8, to participate in a safety event coordinated by Assemblyman Mike Miller and State Sen. Joseph Addabbo.
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Pointing The Way To Honor Late Forest Hills Veteran
      Family members and friends of the late Thomas X.
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Heavenly Health Fair At Ridgewood Supermarket
      Promoting good health in mind and body was the theme of a health fair hosted by the Redeemer Christian Church of Ridgewood on June 1 in the parking lot of Food Bazaar supermarket, located off the cor
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They Heard The Students Sing At Ridgewood School
      Parents, teachers and students at P.S. 81 in Ridgewood were entertained at their recent spring concert by the fifth-grade chorus and fourth-grade keyboard students.
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Glendale Kiwanis Fetes Local Scholars In Midville
      Thousands of dollars in scholarships were distributed by the Kiwanis Club of Glendale to present and incoming college and high school students from the area during the club’s annual Scholarship
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Graduated
      Air Force Airman Rendy A. Rombot graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio Lackland in San Antonio, Texas.
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