Forest Hills Ledger

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015


Mayor de Blasio must use some horse sense

One fact has not been mentioned and that is New York City is being considered as a possible location for the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Comment

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015


School of rock teaches kids how to jam

What started with a single teacher bringing music to a San Francisco Bay area classroom has mushroomed into a movement providing instruments and instruction to more than 300,000 students across the country. Comment

Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015


Sad story of gifted East Elmhurst man ends in death

The initial police report came over as an assault outside a high-rise apartment building on 83rd Avenue, about a block from the Queens Criminal courthouse in Kew Gardens. The doorman had found a young man lying face up and lifeless on the plaza outside the lobby window. Comments (44)

Katz calls for new zoning areas for basement apartments

Two days before she was to give her first State of the Borough address Thursday, Melinda Katz said Queens needs more schools, more affordable housing and more quality jobs, among other priorities, while calling on the city to consider creating new zoning districts for basement apartments. Comments (10)



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