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SUV FLIPS OUT ON GLENDALE STREET
      Paramedics rushed a driver to a local hospital after a sports utility vehicle overturned and struck two parked cars on a Glendale street on Monday night, July 15, it was reported.
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Snagging Dragonflies At Forest Park
      The City Parks Foundation's Green Girls visited Strack Pond in Forest Park to learn about and encounter New York City's dragonflies last Tuesday, July 9.
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Showing Pride On Bushwick Streets
      The eighth annual Bushwick LGBT Pride March kicked off on Grove Street at Knickerbocker Avenue on Saturday, July 13.
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Photo Submissions And Requests
     Photographs submitted to the Times Newsweekly/Ridgewood Times should be in electronic high resolution (300dpi) JPEG (.jpg) or TIFF (.tif) formats.
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Getting Rid Of Maspeth Vandalism
      The Juniper Juniors—an offshoot of the Juniper Park Civic Association—had an enormous graffiti cleanup job, which included both sides of the 74th Street overpass in Maspeth, on Saturday,
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ON THE BEAT WITH COPS IN RIDGEWOOD
      City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley recently went on a ride-along with Police Officers Kelly Jackson and Divher Cordoba of the 104th Precinct to observe how the officers look to prevent crime and r
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He Held Up Cab Driver In L.I.C.
     Police are asking the public for their assistance in finding the man pictured in this security camera photo wanted for recently robbing a cab driver at gunpoint in Long Island City. According to law enforcement sources, the victim picked up the gunman on July 6 at 4:24 p.m. in front of a grocery store near 40th Avenue and Ninth Street.
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HELPING SPECIAL KIDS IN H. BEACH
      Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder—pictured with Natalie Postelnek, director of Special Kids Intervention Program in Howard Beach—recently toured the learning and support center for children with
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He Made The Ultimate Sacrifice
      On Memorial Day, family members marched in Ridgewood to honor Roberto Perez, Jr., who served in the U.S. Army and died in Iraq in 2003.
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Elmhurst Lay Minister Marks Milestone
      Members and friends of the Secular Franciscan Fraternity at St.
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Pets Have Their ‘Advocacy Day’ In Forest Park
      State Assemblyman Mike Miller, State Sen. Joseph Addabbo and City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley sponsored a Pet Advocacy Day Forest Park on Saturday, July at13.
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Beatlemania Strikes Maspeth Bank
      Maspeth Federal Savings bank presented “Beatlemania”—a Beatles tribute band— at Grand Avenue and 69th Street in Maspeth on Wednesday July 11.
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Rocking Out At Tribute Concert In Woodhaven
      Horns blared and people danced to driving rhythms as “Beginnings”—a tribute band to Chicago—played for crowds at the Forest Park Bandshell last Thursday, July 11.
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They’re Ready To Tie The Knot
      Carol and Kevin Dunn of Ridgewood announced the engagement of their daughter, Katie Dunn, to Paulie LaPorta, son of Nina LaPorta of Ridgewood. A wedding in St. Lucia is planned for July 4, 2015.
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Brand New Look At Flushing Town Hall
      With live music, finger food and a large congregation of elected officials, government employees and community leaders, Flushing Town Hall celebrated the renovation of its garden and portico last Thu
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‘Hot Five’ = Cool Jazz
Corona Concert Celebrated Jazz Great, U.S.A.
      Bria Skonberg and her “Hot Five” band played a variety of jazz songs at the Louis Armstrong House Museum in Corona on July 4.
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Ridgewood Block Bash Was A Home Run
      Guests of all ages were treated like all-stars at a block party thrown by the residents of Jefferson Avenue between Cypress and Wyckoff avenues in Ridgewood.
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Rolling Into Maspeth For A Summer Spectacle on Clinton Avenue between 68th Street and Borden Avenue.
      Maspeth residents got their motors running in style at a block party thrown
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Plenty To Cheer About At Ridgewood Shindig on Woodbine Street between Cypress and Seneca avenues in Ridgewood.
      The smiles stretched from curb to curb at a block party hosted by residents
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They Had A Blast At Bushwick Blowout
      Basketball, biking and barbecues were part of the festivities enjoyed by Bushwick residents at a block party on Hart Street between Wilson and Central avenues.
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Good Times At The Curb In Howard Beach
      Children of all ages got a chance to clown around on a hot summer day at a block party thrown by neighbors on 82nd Street between 157th and 158th avenues in Howard Beach.
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A Wet & Wild Time At Bushwick Get-Together
      Super soakers helped the kids beat the summer heat at a block party along Willoughby Avenue between Knickerbocker and Wilson avenues in Bushwick.
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