Forest Hills Ledger

Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013

Forest Hills

Western Queens comes out for Night Out

Residents of Western Queens packed National Night Out events last Tuesday. Comment

Monday, Aug. 12, 2013


Cops say robbery suspects struck again in Glendale

GLENDALE — A Glendale robbery is being investigated as just one incident in a larger robbery pattern affecting Queens and Manhattan, the NYPD said. Comments (2)

This week’s featured advertisers

See all ads

Don’t unnecessarily rename bridges

In regards to the July 19-25 article “Vallone bill to reverse Ed Koch bridge naming,” I applaud City Councilman Peter Vallone Jr.’s (D-Astoria) sensibilities in bringing this up. Comments (2)

Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013

Ozone Park

Avella supports reactivation of old Rockaway train line

Activists calling for the city to reactivate the old Rockaway Beach branch received a push forward Monday when state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) announced his support for the project. Comments (1)
Howard Beach

Laundry worker abused customer: DA

A Howard Beach man was convicted of sexually abusing a female customer of the Laundromat at which he worked, the district attorney said Friday. Comment
Ozone Park

Man dies after clinging to roof of car

OZONE PARK — An Ozone Park woman has been charged with murder after she allegedly drove into traffic with her husband clinging to the roof of her SUV, resulting in his death, police said. Comment
Middle Village

CK’s Scarbrough gains interest from Division I hoops schools

The expectations around Kollyns Scarbrough were heightened entering her final summer of travel basketball before her senior year at Christ the King. Comments (1)

Friday, Aug. 9, 2013

Ozone Park

Addabbo criticizes delayed ambulance wait time

An elected official is investigating why it took 26 minutes for emergency personnel to respond to an injured elderly man. Comments (2)
Rockaway Beach

Sandy funds to provide long-term relief: Charities

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman released a report last month that called into question the way charities have handled Sandy relief. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013

Rego Park

Sale of Trylon Theater property rankles house of worship

Controversy has erupted after the sale of a Rego Park commercial property containing a synagogue amid fears the house of worship will be evicted. The new landlords contend they want to preserve the synagogue and support its huge congregation. Comment
Rockaway Beach

Rockaway Beach restoration project to begin

The first phase of a Rockaway Beach sand replenishment project will begin this week, officials said. Comment

Search is on for suspect in Woodhaven stabbing

Police were still on the hunt for a man wanted in the stabbing of a 17-year-old Woodhaven girl, and they have released new photos of the person who they believe may be the attacker. Comments (2)

First Walmart store rumored for Ridgewood

Although the company will not confirm it, rumors have been surfacing that the discount department store Walmart may be opening its first site in the city in Ridgewood. Comment
Middle Village

Royals’ Calhoun commits to Duke

Sierra Calhoun’s image of her college career fit perfectly with what Duke Coach Joanne P. McCallie’s program had to offer. Comment

Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013


Police release photos of suspect in Woodhaven teen stabbing

Police have released new photos of a man wanted in the stabbing of a 17-year-old Woodhaven girl. Comment

Friday, Aug. 2, 2013


Woodhaven stabbing may be gang-related: Police

Police are investigating whether a violent stabbing of a 17-year-old girl last week was related to a gang conflict, officials said. Comments (2)

Sign up for daily news e-mails!

Forest Hills Ledger archive

CNG: Community Newspaper Group