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Photo Gallery April 12, 2012  RSS feed
GRYC Helps Interns ‘Connect To Success’
      The Greater Ridgewood Youth Council (GRYC) has launched a third cycle of its “Connect to Success” young adult internship program.
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Save F.H. Beacon Program, Say Pols
      Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi, City Council Member Karen Koslowitz, Assemblywoman Grace Meng and State Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky joined supporters for a rally outside J.H.S.
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Crossing Guards Thanked For Service
      Several local crossing guards were honored by Assemblyman Mike Miller at a ceremony held last Monday, Apr. 2, at the American Legion Brewery Keenan Heisser Post 1815 in Glendale.
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Tax Prep Event Pays Off In Ozone Pk.
      Over 30 residents took part in a free tax preparation event sponsored by State Sen. Joseph Addabbo (at left) held on Mar. 16, at the Majestic Marquis in Ozone Park.
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Pol Feted As Library ‘Champion’
      The Queens Borough Public Library honored City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer with its “Library Champion Award” last Tuesday, Apr. 3, for his support and advocacy of the organization.
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Vietnam Vets Meet Rep.
      Rep. Bob Turner recently met with ranking members of the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 32 to discuss a number of issues affecting those who served during the 10-year conflict.
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Taking Up The Stations Of The Cross
      As part of the celebration of the Christian season of Lent, children from St. Aloysius Parish acted out a live Stations of the Cross in the Ridgewood church’s parish hall on Mar. 30.
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Ridgewood’s Winning Math Wizards
      These three St. Matthias School students took home the top three prizes in the Ridgewood school’s Primary Math Bee last Monday, Apr. 2.
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Glendale Girl Twirls For World Title
      A champion baton twirler from Glendale has been selected to help represent the U.S. at the World Baton Twirling Federation Championships in France this August.
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Rego Pk. Students Walk The Stations
      Students at Resurrection Ascension School in Rego Park acted out the Stations of the Cross as part of their commemoration of Holy Week.
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Christians Remember Good Friday On Streets
      To mark the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, faithful residents took to the streets across Brooklyn and Queens last Good Friday, Apr. 6, for a number of prayerful processions.
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After Solemn Processions, Families Gather For ‘Eggstravagant’ Easter Fun
     Hundreds of Maspeth residents participated in the Good Friday procession held jointly by Holy Cross, St. Stanislaus and Transfiguration churches on neighborhood streets. 
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