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November 19, 2015  RSS feed
Residents want repairs for roller hockey rink at Ridgewood park
Local roller hockey players are being tripped up by the current conditions of the rink at Mafera Park in Ridgewood.  More...

Police collared a Ridgewood man this week who assaulted a foe during a fight outside a neighborhood deli early Sunday morning and left him in serious condition.  More...

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) released the locations of over 300 bioswales and seven Stormwater Green Streets (SGS) throughout the areas of Community Board 5 (CB 5).  More...
108th Precinct  Long Island City, Sunnyside and Woodside  Man sought for stealing guitar from LIC Guitar Center   Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a man who stuffed a custom Gibson guitar valued at $4,650 under his shirt and fled a Guitar Center in Long Island City.  More...
The St. Margaret’s/Resurrection Ascension Flyers finished their cross country season this year by bringing home the gold in the Diocesan Championship.  Senior boys Ivan Boyadzhiev, Michael Hubert and John Ostling were the first across the finish line, earning them the first place trophy in their diocesan race.  More...
CATHERINE R. MORSA died on Sunday, November 15, at the age of 87. She was the wife of the late Vincent Morsa and loving mother of Frank Roma and the late Andrew Morsa. A Mass of Christian Burial was offered on Wednesday, November 18, at Holy Trinity Church, Whitestone, followed by entombment at St.  More...
Following Friday night’s deadly terrorist attacks in Paris, millions of Americans took to social media to offer their words of sorrow and outrage, vowing to “pray for Paris” and stand by this nation’s oldest ally as she wages war against ISIS.  More...
I want to join other community members in commending our local pet store on Fresh Pond Road in Ridgewood with giving out coupons for one free goldfish this past Saturday, redeemable through the month of November. This is in contrast to its tradition of giving out the goldfish to children for Halloween.  More...
A recent audit by New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli claiming that New York sends more money to Washington than we get back, resulting in our being shortchanged, is nothing new.  More...
Friday, Nov. 20   Looking to attend college in the spring? LaGuardia Community College is offering an on-the-spot admissions day. Meet with an admissions counselor and receive their decision on-site. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. All applicants must RSVP. 29-10 Thomson Ave., LIC. Visit laguardia.edu for more information.  More...