Forest Hills Ledger

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Woodhaven

Register now for Forest Park foot race

The 19th annual Running of the Forest Park Classic Four Mile Road and Trail Race will take off May 20 at 10 a.m., rain or shine. Comment.
Maspeth

Maspeth man missing since March: Police

MASPETH — Police were looking for help in finding Pasquale “Lino” Canfora, who went missing within the 104th Precinct. He was last seen March 19 around 5:30 p.m. near 59-57 56th Drive, police said. Comment.
Glendale

School safety agent charged with DWI after Jackie Robinson crash: NYPD

GLENDALE — An off-duty NYPD school safety agent was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated last weekend, police said. Comment.

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Kew Gardens

Activists demand Albany approve Dream Act

Time is running out for lawmakers to pass the New York Dream Act before the summer break, according to community activists who rallied in front of Queen Borough Hall Monday. Comment.
Ridgewood

Man who exposed himself in R train sought: Cops

RIDGEWOOD — Police were looking to identify a suspect wanted for public lewdness on a subway in Queens, the NYPD said. Comment.

Saturday, May 5, 2012

Ozone Park

Back to biz as usual on Liberty Ave: DOT

Businesses on Liberty Avenue in Ozone Park are hailing the city Department of Transportation’s decision to reinstate two-way traffic on the busy thoroughfare. Comment.

Friday, May 4, 2012

Woodhaven

Miller pushes for equal pay

In order to start the state in the direction of pay equality, state Assemblyman Mike Miller (D-Woodhaven) announced a legislative package that would work to end wage discrimination statewide. The legislation was accompanied by a resolution proclaiming April 17 as Equal Pay Day in the state. Comment.
Editorial

Play Ball!

In every corner of Queens, there is no rite of spring more wonderful than the Opening Day of Little League. Comment.

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Ridgewood

Hearings save Grover Cleveland

Grover Cleveland High School was saved from the chopping block with only hours to spare last week before the city Panel for Educational Policy was set to vote on the city Department of Education’s plan to close 26 city schools, including eight from Queens. Comment.
Maspeth

Boro street renamed for cop

The men and women who died as a result of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, live on in the memories of their loved ones — and on the streets they called home. Comment.

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Glendale

Firearm scare at boro school a false alarm

GLENDALE — Police said they recovered PVC pipe with wires sticking out after responding to a call at PS 88 in Glendale Monday morning. Comment.

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