Forest Hills Ledger

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012

Forest Hills

Boro Y hosts bereavement group

The Central Queens YM & YWHA, at 67-09 108th St. in Forest Hills, is a nonprofit community center offering services in Forest Hills ranging from educational to social and cultural events. The Y is now assisting those in need of healing from the deaths of loved ones over a light kosher breakfast and refreshments. Comment.

Monday, Feb. 6, 2012

Ridgewood

Fire torches Ridgewood building

Firefighters responded to an all-hands blaze at 16-42 Decatur St. Sunday. Emergency responders examined one man in an ambulance at the scene. Comment.
Kew Gardens

CWNY launches support group

The Center for the Women of New York is accepting registration for a new session of its women’s support group. Comment.

Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012

Rockaway Beach

Girl from Rockaway Beach, 3, dies: NYPD

ROCKAWAY BEACH — The NYPD said a 3-year-old girl found unconscious and unresponsive at a house in Rockaway Beach has died. Comment.
Middle Village

Hard work pays off for CK’s Connell

After an extensive process and plenty of work in the classroom and on the court, Rayne Connell is where she wants to be. Comment.

Saturday, Feb. 4, 2012

Breezy Point

New lines mean Qns senate shift

State Sens. Joseph Addabbo (D-Howard Beach), Shirley Huntley (D-Jamaica) and Malcolm Smith (D-St. Albans) may need to sign up for dance lessons if newly proposed district maps are approved because they will be doing the shuffle. Comment.

Friday, Feb. 3, 2012

Ridgewood

When trash becomes treasure

At a time when small businesses aren’t thriving, a young store owner, who lives in Ridgewood with her husband and three cats, bravely maintains her “I think I can” attitude. Comment.

Thursday, Feb. 2, 2012

Middle Village

CK comes together in face of adversity

Jon Severe has noticed something about his team. Christ the King has something of a switch, not unlike the light in your living room. Comment.

Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2012

Middle Village

MidVil man shot by officer

A young Middle Village man was shot and killed last week after opening fire on an off-duty NYPD officer who saw him crash a stolen vehicle into a light pole at a busy intersection, authorities said. Comment.
Ridgewood

City’s big cheese stops by BID on Myrtle Avenue

City Comptroller John Liu chomped into a regular slice at Joe and John’s Pizzeria in Ridgewood after spending an afternoon explaining his office’s successes and how it can work with the Myrtle Avenue Business Improvement District. Comment.

Friday, Jan. 27, 2012

Middle Village

Middle Village man killed in shoot-out with off-duty police officer

A robbery and carjacking came to a fatal end early Thursday morning when a young Middle Village man was shot and killed by an off-duty NYPD officer. Comment.

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