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Photo Gallery August 30, 2012  RSS feed
      Firefighters rushed to extinguish a fire that broke out inside an Elmhurst apartment house on Monday afternoon, Aug. 27, it was reported.
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Manhole Fire Ignites In Maspeth
      Black smoke rises out of a manhole on a Maspeth street after a fire broke out inside an underground duct last Thursday morning, Aug. 23, it was reported. Members of Engine Co. 291, Ladder Co.
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      No injuries were reported after a one-alarm fire ignited inside an Astoria residence on Sunday afternoon, Aug. 26, it was reported. According to FDNY sources, the blaze broke out at around 1:30 p.m.
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Rubbish Catches Fire At R’wood Corner
      Firefighters from Engine Co. 277 rushed to put out a rubbish fire near Venditti Square at the corner of Myrtle and St. Nicholas avenues in Ridgewood early last Saturday morning, Aug.
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Wanted For Jackson Heights Robbery
      The NYPD is looking for three 15- to 18-year-old teenage males (one shown here) in connection with a strong-arm robbery that occurred at about 3:50 a.m.
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Wanted For Robberies
      The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance with the whereabouts and identity of the following man wanted in connection to a bank robbery pattern encompassing the 115th, 104th and 108th precinc
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Backpacks For J.H. Kids
      City Council Member Daniel Dromm recently teamed up with the Queens Center Mall in Elmhurst to provide free backpacks to children in Jackson Heights.
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Hopping Good Time In Howard Bch.
      Guests bounced their way to a good time at a block party held on 82nd Street between 158th and 159th avenues in Howard Beach.
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Ecuadorian Pride In L.I.C.
      Women of Ecuadorian descent were recognized for their contributions during the first Tribute to the Ecuadorian Community at LaGuardia Community College in Long Island City on Aug. 18.
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Open House On Ed. In Middle Village
      Children and parents attended an open house held by the Christ the King Continuing Education program at the Middle Village campus on Sunday, Aug. 26.
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Summer Concert Finale In R’wood.
      SixGun performed country hits for Ridgewood residents in the last show of Ridgewood Savings Bank’s summer concert series, held last Wednesday, Aug.
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They Were Ready For A Super Party In Ozone Pk.
      Opening week of the pro football season is only days away, but that didn’t stop Ozone Park residents from enjoying a giant time at their block party on 76th Street between 95th and 97th avenues
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Spanning ‘Generations At Last Concert In Juniper Pk.
      The classic rock sounds of Generations, led by Middle Village native Lenny Musso, took the stage at Juniper Valley Park last Tuesday, Aug.
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Big Shot Rocks Maspeth
      The Billy Joel tribute band Big Shot performed at the Grand Avenue parking lot of Maspeth Federal Savings’ flagship branch last Wednesday, Aug.
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They’re Just Married In Bklyn.
      Elizabeth and George Dernches of Ridgewood announced the marriage of their sister, Jacqueline Ahern, to her life partner, Luana McCleave. As noted, the nuptials took place on Aug.
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Fun From Curb To Curb In Ridgewood, Bk.
      Residents of Ridgewood, Brooklyn rolled in for a day of summer fun at a block party on Bleecker Street between Wyckoff and St. Nicholas avenues.
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Youth Served Well At Bushwick Bash
      Children of all ages were out in full force at a block party hosted by Bushwick residents on Cooper Street between Central and Evergreen avenues.
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Bushwick Block Toasts Summer Spectacle
held on George Street between Central and Wilson avenues.
      Bushwick neighbors saluted summer in their own way during a block party
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The Kids (And Adults) Were Alright In Glendale
neighbors along 78th Street between Myrtle and 78th avenues.
      The smiles stretched from curb to curb at a block party hosted by Glendale
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Bringing An Island Feel To Bushwick Bash
      Bushwick residents didn’t have to travel far to enjoy a tropical luau during their block party on Weirfield Street between Central and Evergreen avenues.
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Super Day On The Block In South Ozone Pk.
Street between Rockaway Boulevard and Sutter Avenue.
      Residents of South Ozone Park had a ball during their block party on 118th
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Twlight Time At Middle Village Gathering
      The sun may have been setting, but the fun was just getting started at a Middle Village block party thrown by residents of 65th Lane between Admiral and Metropolitan avenues.
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Sliding In For Summer Fun In Ridgewood
      Inflatable rides, such as a super slide, were part of the fun enjoyed by youths at a block party on Palmetto Street between Fresh Pond and 64th roads in Ridgewood.
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Grand Day Out On Ozone Pk. Block
      From the looks of things, everyone had something to smile about during a block party hosted by neighbors living on 91st Street between 107th and Liberty avenues in Ozone Park.
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Ridgewood Get-Together Was Special
      Summer may be drawing to a close, but Ridgewood residents still had plenty to celebrate at a block party on Linden Street between Onderdonk and Woodward avenues.
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Beach Party On Richmond Hill Block
party held on 90th Avenue between 104th and 107th streets.
      Neighbors in Richmond Hill brought a taste of the tropics to their block
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All Smiles At Glendale Gathering
by residents on 60th Lane between 61st Street and 75th Avenue.
      Glendale residents found plenty of things to enjoy at a block party hosted
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