Forest Hills Ledger

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Woodhaven

Elderly man, 71, missing and sought by police

WOODHAVEN — The NYPD was looking for help in locating a missing man from Woodhaven within the 102nd Precinct, police said. Comment.

Monday, June 11, 2012

Maspeth

Cops seek man in 105th Precinct bank robbery

MASPETH — The NYPD was looking for help in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for a bank robbery that occurred within the 108th Precinct, police said. Comment.
Letters

My volunteer son was a hero of 9/11

I have sent letters to every public official I can think of, including the president of the United States, but no one has reached out to help me. Comment.

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Rego Park

Rego Pk teacher charged with sex abuse: DA

Officials leveled more charges against a Queens teacher accused of inappropriate behavior with young students, the Queens district attorney said last week. Comment.
Maspeth

Precincts tackle crime at monthly COMET meeting

Residents welcomed two special guests at the Communities of Maspeth & Elmhurst Together’s last meeting before summer break Monday. Comments (2).

Saturday, June 9, 2012

Howard Beach

Addabbo answers state lottery cash questions

Lottery money has funded education in the state since the late 1960s, but some residents still question just how much cash the schools actually see. Comment.
Rockaway Park

Man found under van dies in Rockaways: Cops

ROCKAWAY PARK — Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in a parking lot, at 107-10 Shore Front Pkwy. in Rockaway Park, Monday to find a 43-year-old victim unconscious underneath a van. Comment.
Political Action

Queens Republican candidates gear up for round of primaries

The year 2012 promises to be eventful politically. Nationally, we have Republican Mitt Romney challenging Democratic President Barack Obama. How this race proceeds will have an impact on New York statewide and in local campaigns. Comments (1).

Friday, June 8, 2012

Forest Hills

GOP endorses Reyes over Ulrich in race

Queens is headed for a Republican primary this fall. Comment.
On Point

Politics not working right? Columnist knows five reasons why

The legislative redistricting fiasco reminded me of many things that are wrong with politics today, so I compiled my top five list of “what is wrong with this picture.” Comments (4).

Thursday, June 7, 2012

Ozone Park

Ozone cabbie killed on LIE

The son of an Ozone Park cab driver killed in a three-vehicle crash on the Long Island Expressway early Saturday said his father had been worried about the weather a few hours before he died and thought about staying home. Comments (1).
Forest Hills

Councilman meets Forest Hills Republican Club

After the Queens County Republican Party made an unexpected endorsement for the 15th state Senate District, a local club welcomed a better-known candidate to its monthly meeting. Comment.

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