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May 21, 2015  RSS feed
Maspeth hears about Frank Principe Park repairs
Frank Principe Park in Maspeth is one step closer to getting the much-needed renovations the community has been wanting for years. More...

A 39-year-old man died after being shot in the eye on a Bushwick block on the night of May 18, according to police. Authorities identified the victim as Dennis Sanchez of Vanderveer Street in Bushwick. Officers from the 83rd Precinct and EMS units found the injured Sanchez unconscious in front of a home on Park Street near Beaver Street at about 6:27 p.m. Monday night. More...

As part of National Police Week, the 104th Precinct held a special candlelight vigil on the night of May 13 at the precinct’s Ridgewood station house, with residents showing support and appreciation for officers and law enforcement.Members of the 104th Police Precinct Community Council, More...
102nd Precinct Kew Gardens, Richmond Hill, Woodhaven and Ozone Park Knife-wielding robbers target J line riders: cops Detectives are asking the public’s help in finding four people wanted in connection with a series of knife point robberies on the J line in Richmond Hill and Brooklyn this month. More...
The St. Margaret’s/Resurrection Flyers brought the speed at Astoria Park during the May 17 Diocesan meet.The top performer of the day was senior girl Karolina Niepokoj, who, besides winning the gold medal, broke a 20-year-old record in the 800-meter run by four seconds. More...
GENEVIEVE CHRISTOPHER died on Sunday, May 17, at the age of 93. She was the wife of the late James Christopher, loving mother of Rosemary DiLorenzo and John Christopher, cherished grandmother of Richard, Daniel and Lauren, great-grandmother of Ashley and dear sister of Nancy Cutillo and the late Marie Babbino, Madeline Babbino and Michael Babbino. More...
On May 25, Queens residents will join Americans elsewhere in celebrating Memorial Day, a holiday dedicated to those who “gave their last full measure of devotion,” as Abraham Lincoln said at Gettysburg, in defense of our country. More...
We have lost Police Officer Brian Moore of the 105th Precinct, who died in the line of duty. He was a brave officer and, at the age of 25, had an exemplary career. I think it is time to honor him in a way that demonstrates that his life was a shining example for our youth. I have a suggestion. More...
Fabulous at 50 weekend celebration
This past weekend we celebrated my late husband stu’s daughter Mimi’s 50th birthday, and what a glorious time it was with the gathering of the clan of children and grandchildren. More...
A late-night burger run to Duncan’s
Thursday, May 28, is National Hamburger Day and what better way to celebrate than with a free helping of the wildly popular Duncan’s Burgers. The handcrafted creations have gained a cult following in recent months and have quickly become a late-night fast-food staple in Ridgewood and Bushwick. More...
Assemblyman Mike Miller hosted an event at the Greater Ridgewood Youth Council on May 14, to recognize the school safety crossing guards of the 104th Precinct for their valued service to our schools More...