Flushing Times

Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010

Fresh Meadows

Curbs sought on off-campus SJU students

Close to 200 people packed Hillcrest Jewish Center’s auditorium Monday night to express their displeasure with St. John’s University students living off-campus who residents, said hold raucous parties, run around naked or in little clothing, publicly urinate and leave litter around the neighborhood. Comment.
Fresh Meadows

Boro mother challenges decision not to promote daughter

A Fresh Meadows mother is fighting a school superintendent’s decision to make her daughter repeat the fifth-grade after the girl spent months in summer school to boost her test scores and barely missed the cut-off point to pass the exam.. Comment.
Fresh Meadows

Flushing man charged with cheating senior citizen: DA

A Flushing man has been charged with a number of crimes, including grand larceny for allegedly taking about $400,000 from an elderly acquaintance over the last 10 years and telling the man he was investing it, according to the Queens district attorney’s office. Comment.

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