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June 9, 2016  RSS feed
Retiring teacher taught nearly 11% of Middle Village’s population
He changed lives one student at a time.  A teacher responsible for educating more than 56,000 classes at Our Lady of Hope, enough students to make up for nearly 11 percent of Middle Village‘s entire population, is calling it a career after 47 years in the classroom.  More...

A cyclist riding in a bike lane on Bushwick’s Evergreen Avenue was struck and killed on the morning of June 6 by a truck driver turning to drive down Hart Street.  More...

Not everyone’s in favor of adding tolls to all the East River crossings, but according to transit advocates, it could help make it much easier to get around the city.  More...
106th Precinct  South Central Queens  Ozone Park and Howard Beach burglars are on the hunt for tools   The neighborhoods of Howard Beach, Ozone Park and Richmond Hill saw a 33 percent increase in burglaries in the last 28 days.  More...
With the 2015-16 season coming to a close, there has been one standout Blau Weiss Gottschee (BWG) team that has been posting impressive wins.  More...
JOSEPHINE DOMANICO of Ridgewood died on Sunday, June 5, at the age of 89. She was the wife of the late Frank, devoted mother of Maryann DeLessio, James, Linda Rapino and Juliane Rodriguez and dear sister of Annette and Carmella. She is also survived by six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.  More...
The anthropologist Margaret Mead once said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”  Certainly, Ridgewood resident George Negoescu has changed our little world within a world for the better in transforming an otherwise forgettable eyesore into something truly special.  More...
Since day one, the conversion of the Pan American Hotel in Elmhurst into a homeless shelter has been an abysmal failure in terms of transparency. The de Blasio administration and the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) blatantly disregarded various laws and even circumvented procedures to ensure the landlords and Samaritan Village receive their lucrative contracts.  More...
The Ridgewood Times and the Mayor’s Office are proud to present a weekly column in which Mayor Bill de Blasio answers your questions about issues that concern you the most. If you have a question about anything going on in the city, in your neighborhood or on your block, we want to hear from you! Email us at editorial@qns.com and Mayor de Blasio will get you an answer! More...
Thursday, June 9 Entertainment – K & A Social Club is hosting a wide variety of talented comedians from all over New York metropolitan area. Laughter will be guaranteed. It’s always a great time. The show will be from 9 p.m. to 3 a.m. and will be at 66-48 Myrtle Ave., Flushing. More...