Forest Hills Ledger

Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012

Middle Village

Cops on lookout for MidVil bank robber

MIDDLE VILLAGE — The NYPD was seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man suspected of robbing a Middle Village bank earlier this month. Comment.

Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012

Middle Village

Hearing held for planned charter school in Christ the King

A potential new charter school in Middle Village took its initial step toward reality with its first public hearing last week. Comments (1).
Forest Hills

Imposter city employees robbed house: Police

FOREST HILLS — Cops were asking for help identifying two suspects wanted in connection with an Aug. 14 robbery. Comment.
Middle Village

Fernandez leaves Warriors for chance to show talent

Amanni Fernandez was looking for a new challenge after a disappointing junior season at Christ the King. The rising senior point guard, who lost the battle for the starting job last year, left her NYC Warriors AAU team to play this summer with the Gauchos. Comment.

Friday, Aug. 24, 2012

Kew Gardens

DA, borough lawmakers unveil anti-gun initiatives

Faced with a disturbing increase in shootings in southeast Queens, District Attorney Richard Brown and legislators from that part of the borough have drawn up a plan to curb gun violence by working together across city, state and federal lines. Comments (1).
Ozone Park

Residents rally for stop sign

A man running for state Assembly answered the call to action on a local level. Comment.
Glendale

Shelter rumor draws retort from Board 5

Community leaders in Glendale think residents should avoid the rumor mill. Comment.
Ridgewood

Man robbed, assaulted victim in boro: Police

RIDGEWOOD — The NYPD was seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery and sexual abuse Sunday. Comment.

Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012

Ridgewood

Cops suspect suicide after body found in SUV near cemetery

A man found with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound Tuesday morning was an off-duty police officer, sources said. Comments (1).
Glendale

Residents seek answers after flood

Torrential rains wreaked havoc around the city last week, causing power outages and flooded streets throughout Queens. Comment.

Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012

Forest Hills

Suspect shoots man in livery cab: cops

A Forest Hills man was shot in a botched robbery attempt on a livery cab in Brooklyn Sunday, leaving him brain dead, police said. Comment.
Ozone Park

Suspect robbed 3 at gunpoint on train: Cops (WITH VIDEO)

OZONE PARK - The New York Police Department was seeking the public’s help in identifying and finding a suspect wanted for questioning in connection to three robberies within the transit system. Comment.

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