Forest Hills Ledger

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Forest Hills

Two people used stolen credit cards: Police

FOREST HILLS — The NYPD was seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two individuals wanted for grand larceny. Comment.

Sunday, May 13, 2012

Letters

Primary will cost voters pretty penny

The local press is awash with statements that the upcoming Democratic primary for the nomination in the 6th Congressional District is a short time for the candidates to get themselves known. Comment.

Friday, May 11, 2012

Forest Hills

Aquino gets four months in jail

Dr. Robert Aquino, former chief executive officer of Parkway Hospital, was sentenced to four months in prison Tuesday for bribing former state Sen. Carl Kruger in an effort to keep the Forest Hills institution open. Comments (1).
Ridgewood

Ridgewood cabbie admits imprisoning family in taxi at JFK

A Ridgewood livery cab driver has pleaded guilty to charges of imprisoning a Panamanian family in his speeding taxi in a terrifying ride fleeing police. Comment.
Forest Hills

Aide stole $800,000 from elderly patient

An elderly Forest Hills woman bilked out of close to $800,000 over four years by her home health aide said the theft left her feeling shocked and betrayed. Comments (3).

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Maspeth

Gibbons’ killer heads to prison for seven years

The wrong-way driver who fled the state after causing the death of beloved Maspeth bar owner George Gibbons was sentenced to up to seven years in prison Monday, the Queens district attorney said. Comment.
Rockaway Beach

Cops investigate blaze in Rockaway apartment

ROCKAWAY — While executing a search warrant at 84-12 Rockaway Beach Blvd., police observed smoke and a black male hanging out of a window on the sixth floor of 84-18 Rockaway Beach Blvd. Comment.

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