Flushing Times

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Fresh Meadows

The Civic Scene: Electrical union gives out 45 scholarships to pupils

The Education and Cultural Trust Fund of the Electrical Industry, in the Electric Industry Center on Harry Van Arsdale Jr. Avenue in Flushing, held a breakfast during which it gave out 45 scholarships worth $20,000 over four years to children of its members. Three hundred students applied. They had to write an essay describing what the country would be like when they are 50. Comment.
Flushing Times

Flushing women scammed three elderly men: DA

Two Flushing women have been charged under New York state’s hate crime law with allegedly stealing more than $31,000 from three men older than 70 and with trying to steal more than $50,000 more from their victims, according to Queens District Attorney Richard Brown’s office. Comment.

Sign up for daily news emails!

Flushing Times archive

CNG: Community Newspaper Group