Jamaica Times

Friday, Sept. 23, 2011

Cambria Heights

Comrie praises McDonald’s for healthier menu choices

City Councilman Leroy Comrie (D-St. Albans) said he is happier now that one of America’s largest fast food chains has taken his considerations into account and changed its kids’ menu to be healthier. Comment

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011


Children find Discover-E at Queens Library Center

The Children’s Discovery Center at the Queens Central Library has been open since the middle of the summer, but no science place would be complete without an official introduction from a high-tech helper. Comment
South Jamaica

Man lured to his death in Jamaica

The family and friends of a 25-year-old man who was gunned down early Sunday morning in Jamaica are trying to piece together why someone would target and lure him to his death when he had no apparent enemies. Comment

Beep honors 103rd detective

Detective Charles LoPresti’s heroics during a life-saving search may have made him a star in Queens, but his quick-thinking actions have earned him the respect of a law enforcement leader from the other side of the country. Comment

Five designers showcase their wares at Qns. Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week step aside. The Queens Fashion Week Runway Gala Event pulled out all the stops at the York Performing Arts Center Sunday, with five new head-turning designer lines. Comment
South Jamaica

Police seek suspect in S. Jamaica slay

Police were searching for clues in a shooting that left one man dead in the middle of a South Jamaica street Friday night. Comment
Jamaica Times

CB 8 approves new gym at Mary Louis

Community Board 8 overwhelmingly voted in support of Mary Louis Academy’s plans to build a new athletic center during its monthly meeting last week. Comment

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