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BACKING ‘BACK YARD’
R’wood Bar Owners Make Case To CB 5
     After Community Board 5 rejected a liquor license
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DRIFT AWAY IN THE PARK
Combating Illegal Racing In Flu. Meadows
     Large groups of ‘drifting’ drivers racing in
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R’wood Trash Truck Lot Stinks
Residents, Board 5 Appeal To City For Action
     Ridgewood residents and Community Board 5 are calling
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Pct. Boss Talks ‘Vision Zero’ At Board 6
Street Safety Push Includes Lower Speed Limit
     Crime issues within the 112th Precinct and the
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WRONG NAME ON BAD LIST
R’wood Activist Included On Landlord Watch
     While operating various Ridgewood civic and community organ
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Ridgewood School Looking To Expand
DOE To Hold Hearing On P.S. 305 Proposal
     The Department of Education (DOE) will hold
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TRANSIT NEWS and Updates
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
     The information in this column is current as of Wednesday, Oct. 15. Last minute changes to service and operating schedules may be made at any time after publication. Check www.mta.info for schedule changes. J & M Trains To Skip Wmbg. Stops
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New Members And Duties For 104COP
Patrol Gets Ready For Local Parades
     The 104th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol (104COP)
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TRAFFIC NEWS and Updates
New York City Department Of Transportation
     No Street Cleaning Today And Friday Alternate side parking rules will be suspended today, Thursday, Oct. 16, for the Jewish holy day of Shemini Atzereth; and Friday, Oct. 17, for the Jewish holy day of Simchas Torah. Street cleaning rules will also be suspended next Thursday, Oct. 23, for the Hindu celebration of Diwali.
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It’s In Queens!
News From The Queens Tourism Council
     An extremely busy weekend is on its way with 12 Saturday events and 10 activities on Sunday. As always, the diversity is mindboggling with jazz, dance, improv, food, film, theater, poetry, a motorcade, a nighttime corn maze, and countless pumpkins. Here’s the rundown.
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Queens & Brooklyn
Community CALENDAR
     Today UNITED FORTIES CIVIC ASSOC. will meet at 7 p.m. at StTeresa’s Parish Center, 50th Aveand 45th St., Woodside.PUBLIC MEETING on theCentral Ridgewood HistoricDistrict, sponsored by theLandmarks PreservationCommission and the RidgewoodProperty Owners and CivicAssoc., will be held at 7 p.m. at
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SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION
Social Security Talks About Medicare
     October is “Talk About Prescriptions Month” and marks the beginning of this year’s Medicare open enrollment period. It’s the perfect time to talk about Medicare prescriptions and the Extra Help available from Social Security.
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Ridgewood Kids Tip Their Hats To Reading
      Students at Ridgewood’s P.S.
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