Flushing Times

Monday, July 29, 2013

Fresh Meadows

SFP sophomore realizes her potential on the court

St. Francis Prep forward Sofia Recupero is handling the high expectations for her while learning to compete in arguably the best girl’s basketball league in the country and building her game from the outside in. With her freshman season as a starter on the varsit team behind her, she is on her way to showing why she is one of the city’s top young players. Comment.

Sunday, July 28, 2013

Block Shots

Harvey could give Amazins’ edge in battle for NYC fans

New York Mets ace Matt Harvey has a chance to earn more than wins and strikeouts with his blazing fastball and model good looks. He has shown the potential to make the city his and be the Mets’ version of Derek Jeter during his career. Comment.

Friday, July 26, 2013

Flushing

Parks crews restore sacred Flushing site

An abundance of overgrown weeds and vegetation at the Olde Towne of Flushing Burial Ground were the end result of a city Parks Department staff changeover and equipment malfunction that have since been corrected, a spokesman said. Comment.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Broadway-Flushing

Broadway civic wins suit to preserve nabe

Homeowners in Flushing last week successfully sued a developer who planned to build new homes that were perfectly permissible under city laws but ran afoul of a century-old private building code that also governs the neighborhood. Comments (1).

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