Forest Hills Ledger

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Broad Channel

Subway delays still persist months after Sandy

MTA delay alerts on subways rose 29 percent in January through March in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy compared with the same period of 2012, the Straphangers Campaign reported. Comments (1)

Rockaway line would reduce bus crowding

The A train has been out of service since Superstorm Sandy devastated many areas of Rockaway. So I have been taking the Q52 bus to get home, at Arverne By the Sea. Comments (1)

Friday, May 10, 2013

Howard Beach

Sandy spurs city to add evac zones

Howard Beach, which was not evacuated during Hurricane Sandy and sustained serious damage during Hurricane Sandy, has now been put in the top evacuation zone alongside neighborhoods that were ordered to leave prior to the storm in new proposed zones released last week. Comment

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Middle Village

MidVil family faces feathered feces siege

Most people seek out trees during the warm months as a respite from the sun’s rays, but not the Harris family in Middle Village. Comments (1)
Howard Beach

City mourns Joel Miele after decades of work

Joel Miele, a Howard Beach resident who served Queens and the city at large in a wide-reaching array of positions, died Tuesday. He was 79. Comment
Rockaway Park

Mother Nature on mend at Rockaway Park Earth Day

Families and residents gathered in Rockaway Park Saturday to celebrate a belated Earth Day, though this year the event took on special significance. Comment
Ozone Park

Ozone Park man arrested in sexual assault

OZONE PARK — Cops arrested a 25-year-old Ozone Park man and charged him with a May 5 sexual assault, according to the NYPD. Comment
Forest Hills

Police hunt suspect who allegedly tried to hold up cabbie with syringe

FOREST HILLS — A syringe-wielding man tried to stick up a cabbie Friday night, police said. Comment

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Ozone Park

Corrections officer locked up on strangulation charges: Police

OZONE PARK — A city Department of Corrections officer was cuffed early Sunday morning and charged with choking someone, the NYPD said. Comment


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