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September 10, 2015  RSS feed
Polish-American artist and Ridgewood resident Beata Slazak Zalewski was recently honored when her original design was chosen by the Polish Foreign Ministry as the logo for America’s first Polish Bilingual Day Festival.  More...

In an effort to assist homeowners with concerns ranging from property tax issues and home repairs to violation removals and energy cost reduction, the Ridgewood Property Owners and Civic Association (RPOCA) partnered with the city’s Department of Housing and Preservation (HPD) to host a special Landlord Resource Fair on Sept. 3 at I.S. 93 in Ridgewood. More...

A Brooklyn man faces multiple attempted murder charges for opening fire on police officers during a foot pursuit in Bushwick early in the morning on Sept. 4, authorities reported.  More...
The St. John’s Red Storm put forth a valiant effort against the undefeated Hofstra Pride, but came up short, falling 2-0 at Belson Stadium last weekend.  The Red Storm had the advantage in total shots (10-9), shots on goal (5-4) and corner kicks (6-1), but failed to score.  More...
BRIAN J. SABANOFSKY died on Sunday, Sept. 6, at the age of 58. He was the beloved husband of Theresa Galang-Sabanofsky. A private cremation was held on Wednesday, Sept. 9, at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.   More...
No Queens resident who witnessed the events of Sept. 11, 2001, can ever forget what they were doing or where they were when they first learned of the attacks on the World Trade Center, followed by the attacks on the Pentagon and United Airlines 93.  More...
Regarding your Sept. 3 editorial, “Courage needed for gun control”: It’s time for Congress and most state legislators to stop acting like chew toys for the NRA. More...
As we exchange traditional greetings for a healthy, and sweet New Year, we are mindful that all is not well with the world.  With the advent of Yom Kippur, the Day of Atonement, offerings are given to the Almighty in the form of poetic entreaties asking for mercy in His judgment, to exercise compassion and generosity with us, even if we are found wanting and not deserving.  More...
Though recently considered one of New York City’s hottest neighborhoods, Ridgewood residents have long known what a special place it is.  More...