Forest Hills Ledger

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Middle Village

TimesLedger picks Top 10 Queens HS teams of ‘12-13

Queens teams produced a memorable 2012-13 high school season filled with great players, great games and exceptional squads. Who had the best year of them all? Comment.

Monday, July 22, 2013

Ridgewood

With summer comes increased opportunity for thieves

While on vacation, people often leave lights in the home on overnight to scare off any would-be burglars, but that old trick may not be too wise after all. Comments (1).
Middle Village

Walker aims for NBA spot

Erving Walker is hoping he isn’t done with the NBA. Comment.

Sunday, July 21, 2013

Maspeth

Ex-Bonanno crime boss to be released from pen

In less than two months, Joseph Massino, the former mob boss of the Bonanno crime family, will be released from prison. Comment.
Forest Hills

Rosedale man gets 18 yrs. for gang assault: DA

FOREST HILLS — A 31-year-old Jamaica man received 18 years in prison for the brutal beating of another man in a Forest Hills club in 2010, QueensDistrict Attorney Richard Brown said. Comments (3).

Saturday, July 20, 2013

The Play’s the Thing

Queens has plenty of performances but not enough playhouses

According to the latest census, Queens has about 2.3 million inhabitants, making it the second largest of New York City’s five boroughs and by itself bigger than most cities in the nation. Yet its theater facilities remain meager, almost to the point of non-existent. Comment.
Ozone Park

Police looking for missing teen from Ozone Park

OZONE PARK — A teenager was reported missing from her Ozone Park home, police said. Comment.
Forest Hills Gardens

Police looking for suspects in Forest HIlls Gardens robberies

FOREST HILLS GARDENS — Four suspects were being sought by the police in connection to a string of recent robberies in Queens and Manhattan in recent weeks, police said. The robbery pattern involves eight separate incidents, including two in Forest Hills Gardens and one in Rego Park, the NYPD said. Comment.

Friday, July 19, 2013

Ozone Park

Advocates push for parkland on old Rockaway tracks

Advocates for a new park in Queens are quickly moving closer to seeing their vision become reality. Comments (2).
Ozone Park

Cat killer sentenced to one year

An Ozone Park man has been sentenced to one year in jail for the killing of a stray cat in February 2012, the Queens district attorney said. Comment.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Rockaway Beach

Kidnapped baby boy from boro found by police

ROCKAWAYS — A Rockaway Beach woman was arrested and charged with Custodial Interference after she allegedly kidnapped her son this week. Comment.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Maspeth

Police searching for ex-husband in Maspeth attack: 104th Commander

Police were hunting for a Bronx man suspected of restraining and beating his ex-wife for hours in Maspeth before allegedly swiping money and phones, the 104th Precinct’s commander said. Comment.

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