Forest Hills Ledger

Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012

Ridgewood

Ridgewood Theater could be concert venue

The Ridgewood Theater’s current owner is marketing the landmarked building as the possible site of a concert venue, according to a source. Comment.

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012

Maspeth

Car lovers rev their engines at auto show in Maspeth

Joe Wroblewski, owner of Frank’s Deli and Sons, watched in the morning sunlight as cars moved into position at the Maspeth Car Show Sunday. As they drove into the parking lot at Maspeth Federal Savings Bank, he would remark on their make and model, putting his enthusiasm for cars on full display. Comment.
Kew Gardens

Three face four yrs. in prison for scrapping cars: DA

LONG ISLAND CITY — Queens District Attorney Richard Brown announced that two men and a woman were charged with taking 32 vehicles that had been stolen off Queens streets and elsewhere to a nearby scrap yard, where they were to be sold as scrap metal and crushed. Comment.

Friday, Sept. 28, 2012

Howard Beach

School unions back Addabbo

The United Federation of Teachers and New York State United Teachers joined with Queens Democrats Monday to endorse state Sen. Joseph Addabbo (D-Howard Beach) in his bid for re-election, saying he has been a strong advocate for teachers, students and schools during his years in the City Council and now in Albany. Comment.
Ozone Park

Addabbo, Ulrich spar over small biz ranking

State Sen. Joseph Addabbo (D-Howard Beach) defended himself against attacks on his business record from his opponent, City Councilman Eric Ulrich (R-Ozone Park), last week, arguing that a small business scorecard Ulrich cited to malign Addabbo’s record was released by a right-wing lobbying firm and takes things out of context. Comment.

Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012

Kew Gardens

Bicyclist struck and killed by vehicle: Cops

KEW GARDENS — The NYPD was investigating an incident that occurred Tuesday in which a bicyclist was struck and killed while traveling on Queens Boulevard, police said. Comment.

Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012

Woodhaven

Woodhaven meeting on Rockaway railbed set

Since 1962 the Rockaway Branch rail line has been inactive and there has been much debate about what will become of it. Comment.
Woodhaven

Teens breach sealed Queens house

A long-abandoned Woodhaven house with a brutal murder in its history was finally sealed by the city — almost. Comments (2).
Ozone Park

Car crash in Ozone Park leaves on man, 59, dead

OZONE PARK — The NYPD was investigating an Ozone Park crash, which left one man dead. Comment.
Ozone Park

NYPD officer, 38, arrested in DWI: Police

OZONE PARK A New York Police Department officer was arrested within the confines of the 106th Precinct Tuesday, police said. Comments (3).

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