Forest Hills Ledger

Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012

Ridgewood

UNICEF joins Ridgewood Y to teach youth about diversity

Children are constantly learning — unfortunately, sometimes they learn to discriminate. Comments (1).
QueensLine

City excavated 50-acre Middle Village peat bog in 1935

On Aug. 1, 1935, the Star reported that Gustav Lindenthal, designer of the Hell Gate Bridge, had died at the age of 85 the previous evening at his home, the Lindens, in Metuchen, N.J. Comment.

Friday, Aug. 10, 2012

Woodhaven

Primary win will hinge on record: Miller

Inching closer to a primary election in his district, state Assemblyman Mike Miller (D-Woodhaven) intends to run on his record rather than rhetoric. Comment.
Forest Hills

Mass. man pleads in slaying of Forest Hills man

FOREST HILLS — According to the Queens district attorney, a Massachusetts resident was sentenced to 20 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the stabbing death of a Forest Hills man in June 2009. Comment.
Rockaway Beach

Malone Mulhall Benefit sells out second annual game

For Jim Malone, it is a bittersweet reminder. Comment.
Middle Village

CK’s Coleman gets best deal from Buffalo football program

Michigan, West Virginia, Rutgers, Syracuse, Temple and Connecticut all visited with James Coleman at Christ the King. Comment.

Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012

Middle Village

CK legends mentor boys’ summer camp

The moment you walk through Christ the King’s doors, it’s impossible not to be swept up by the school’s prestigious basketball history. Comment.

Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012

Howard Beach

DOH sprays for mosquitos in Howard Beach and Lindenwood

Parts of Howard Beach and Lindenwood will be sprayed for mosquitoes starting Wednesday night and lasting through Thursday morning. Comment.
Middle Village

Dems deny Crowley district leader position

The Queens Democratic Party settled some family business ahead of the coming election season, blocking a city councilwoman’s attempt at retaining her party’s leadership position. Comment.
Middle Village

Hearing planned on new Middle Village charter school

The city Department of Education is holding a public hearing about proposals for a new charter school in Middle Village. Comments (1).

Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012

Forest Hills

Katz running for Queens borough president

A familiar face is set to step back into the Queens political arena. Comments (1).

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