Forest Hills Ledger

Tuesday, March 11, 2014


Woodhaven rallies against shaky building

Woodhaven residents channeled their inner Gipper over the weekend when they called on the city to demolish a partially collapsed building they say is waging a cold war on the neighborhood’s volunteer ambulance corps. Comment
Middle Village

Middle Village’s class of stars

It may be a 40-minute subway ride from Middle Village to the heart of Broadway, but for many PS 87 students it could easily be a 40-year journey. Comment

Sunday, March 9, 2014


Trio sought in robbery of Maspeth livery service

MASPETH — Officers released photos of three men they believe robbed Sensational Livery Cab Leasing Services, at 69-20 48th Ave. on the border of Woodside, of $16,000 at gunpoint Feb. 25, the NYPD said. Comment

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Middle Village

Delarosa’s late heroics sends CK past Hayes, back to city title game

Christ the King’s season proved to be safe in Adonis Delarosa’s hands. Comment
Ozone Park

NYPD search for man suspected in 9 burglaries

OZONE PARK — Police were searching for a man they believe is behind a spate of nine burglaries and an attempted break-in within the 106th Precinct, which covers South Richmond Hill, Ozone Park and Howard Beach. Comment

City should assume Qns. Library building

As you know, the recent issues surrounding the capital construction process at Queens Library and the lack of transparency into the process are cause for great concern. Comment

Friday, March 7, 2014

Rockaway Beach

Rockaways celebrate St. Pat’s Day

With plans on the horizon to restore the Rockaways’ beaches, the peninsula celebrated its durability and heritage over the weekend with the 39th Queens County St. Patrick’s Day Parade. Comment

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Forest Hills

Queens Y screens films focused on special needs

For the third straight year, the New York ReelAbilities Film Festival returns to the Central Queens Y to highlight recent movies that explore characters living with disabilities. Comment
Middle Village

Juniper Park seeks sting for unpaid fines to DOB

The Juniper Park Civic Association says it is time the city abandon its tactic of trying to fine landlords who fail to address building violations. Comment

Ridgewood house fire leaves 92-year-old dead

A Ridgewood blaze left two brothers without a mother or home Monday. Comment

Cops hold man in robbery string: 104th Precinct

RIDGEWOOD — The 104th Precinct said Wednesday that police had detained an individual believed to be connected with several armed robberies last week, but that the man had not yet been charged with any crimes. Comment
Block Shots

PSAL sets confusing precedent on transfers

The PSAL ruling on Chelsea Robinson’s eligibility to play is about more than just this one instance. It sets a dangerous precedent moving forward and appears to be another case of the league bending its own rules. Comments (2)

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Middle Village

Royals beat Molloy for BK/Qns crown

Christ the King needed an extra push after its diocesan championship game against Archbishop Molloy got off to a slow and sloppy start. The Royals got exactly what they needed from star seniors Sierra Calhoun and Kollyns Scarbrough. Comment

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Belle Harbor

Belle Harbor man pleads guilty to bank fraud: FBI

The FBI announced last month that a Belle Harbor business executive had pleaded guilty to bank fraud. Comment

Monday, March 3, 2014


Elderly woman found dead by Bravest battling Ridgewood fire

Police said a 92-year-old woman died after a fire ripped through her two-story Ridgewood home Monday morning. Comment
Rockaway Beach

Queens celebrates St. Pat’s over the weekend

The Rockaways and Sunnyside celebrated St. Patrick’s Day over the weekend with their annual parades. Comments (1)

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