Finding The Balance

Finding The Balance

For Richmond Hill resident Shirley Rice, the expression ‘wearing many different hats’ is not merely a saying—it’s a way of life. Most people would be…

Redistricting Finalized

It’s official. Congressional and legislative districts both have final lines for the next 10 years despite taking two very different paths to get there. In…

Amber Alert Recovered

A Queens mother who took her infant daughter from a hospital was found alive and is now in police custody. According to various reports, Leila…

Firebomber Could Face Life

Firebomber Could Face Life

The Queens man accused of firebombing six locations on New Year’s Day has now been indicted, facing three-dozen charges in connection with those arson incidents….

Queens Cat Slayer Arrested

A Queens man was arrested late last week and charged with the February killing of a cat in front of a bar in Woodhaven. Officials…

Police Seek Food Cart Robber

Police Seek Food Cart Robber

      Police are searching for a man who has robbed vendors at food carts from Ozone Park to Elmhurst between March 2 and…

St. Saviour’s Church Must Move Again

St. Saviour’s Church Must Move Again

A landmark without a home now doesn’t even have a temporary home. St. Saviour’s Church, a historical building that civic leaders saved from demolition, is…

Cooper Avenue Undergoing Overhaul

Cooper Avenue Undergoing Overhaul

Construction is in full swing on Cooper Avenue to rehab the underpass between 74th and 79th streets that dips below the Long Island Rail Road…

GRRC Starts Graffiti Fighting Season

GRRC Starts Graffiti Fighting Season

The annual battle against graffiti is about to start. Every year in April, the Greater Ridgewood Restoration Corporation (GRRC) starts its cleaning season in Ridgewood,…

College Student Saves 2-year-old

College Student Saves 2-year-old

At its last meeting on March 8, the Juniper Park Civic Association honored a college student who saved the life of a 2-year-old girl. Joanne…

Glendale Standoff Ends in Suicide

Police were pulled into an almost four-hour standoff with an armed man in Glendale. He locked himself in the bathroom after firing on police and…

Silver Barn Reopens in Middle Village

Silver Barn Reopens in Middle Village

Silver Barn Farms, on 80th Street & Caldwell Avenue, just off Eliot Avenue in Middle Village, has just completed major renovations to create a building…