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November 24, 2016  RSS feed
Tenants take to the streets demanding an affordable Ridgewood
Scores of Ridgewood residents of every age and background marched through the neighborhood on the morning of Nov. 19, as they fight to keep their community affordable for everyone. Organized by the Ridgewood More...

Ridgewood’s infamous prostitution hot spot at the corner of Cypress Avenue and Starr Street added five more men to the list of those arrested at the intersection looking for a good time last weekend.  More...

Receiving healthcare services just got a little bit easier for Middle Village residents.  CVS Pharmacies has recently announced that their popular “Minute- Clinic” walk-in medical clinic service has opened at the CVS located at 79-60 Metropolitan Ave. at the intersection of Metropolitan Avenue and 80th Street, as well as the CVS located on Kings Highway in Brooklyn.  More...
102nd Precinct Kew Gardens, Ozone Park, Richmond Hill, Woodhaven GROUP SOUGHT FOR TACO BELL STABBING Detectives are asking for the public’s help in finding four individuals involved in the bloody assault of two workers at a Taco Bell restaurant in Woodhaven last month. More...
As the cold weather arrives, the Blau Weiss Gottschee (BWG) teams are slowly ending their fall campaigns, and plenty of the club’s teams were in action over the weekend. On the girls side, BWG ‘06 Sky won their New York Cup game against FC Woodhaven United 5-1, by using a combination of great passing and teamwork. More...
DOLORES BOGART of Long Island City died on Sunday, November 20, at the age of 74. A native of Queens, she was the wife of the late George Bogart. She is also survived by two grandchildren. Services were offered at Morton Funeral Home/ Ridgewood Chapels, 663 Grandview Ave., Ridgewood, followed by interment at St. Charles Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY. More...
We have arrived at that glorious day of family, feasts and football — Thanksgiving Day — and with all the post-presidential election tumult, the conversation around the dinner table figures to be quite interesting this year.  More...
I’ve really had it with all this news on marching against our president-elect. Everyone deserves a chance. Enough. Respect the decision that was made, move on and let’s try and work together. United we stand — God bless America.  Kim Fasolino-Romito, Bayside   More...
Queens must always celebrate diversity
Of all the reasons I’m proud to call Queens home, one is particularly important today: We’re the most diverse county in America, and we’re proud of it. There is nothing more disruptive and traumatizing to a community like ours than a hate crime. Tragically, we’ve seen a 31 percent increase in hate crimes across New York City so far this year.  More...
This Bushwick restaurant is now a star. The Michelin Guide to New York City Restaurants has officially awarded the Italian restaurant Faro a one-star rating, an upgrade from their previous Bib Gourmand status.  More...