Jamaica Times

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

South Richmond Hill

Cops search for two suspects in S. Rich Hill robbery

SOUTH RICHMOND HILL — Police were seeking the public’s help in apprehending two suspects wanted in connection with an armed robbery last Thursday. Comment.

Monday, June 4, 2012

Hollis

Robbery suspect hits donut shop, gas station

HOLLIS — Cops were on the hunt for a man wanted in connection with two robberies in Queens. Comment.

Sunday, June 3, 2012

St. Albans

Police look for man who robbed St. Albans store

ST. ALBANS — Police were asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery in St. Albans last week. Comment.

Saturday, June 2, 2012

I Sit and Look Out

Columnist celebrates nine years penning his thoughts

Early in 2003, TimesLedger Newspapers printed a notice that it was looking for columnists. More than 300 columns and a few blogs later, here is the story about how this flack came to be a columnist. Comment.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Cambria Heights

Hasidic pilgrimage irks Cambria Hts

This year’s edition of the annual pilgrimage to the shrine of Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson will be a three-day affair and come at a time when the Cambria Heights community is opposing a planned expansion by the Ohel Chabad Lubavitch. Comment.
Addisleigh Park

City shuts door plan for St. Albans man

May is National Preservation Month, but not everybody is in the mood to celebrate. Comment.
Laurelton

Veterans honored during Laurelton parade

Dozens of people attended the annual Laurelton Memorial Day Parade. Comment.
Letters

Bill properties separately if on 2 tax lots

According to state law, property owners are required to pay property taxes whether or not they receive a bill. While it is a homeowner’s responsibility to ensure that property taxes are paid, there is something unfair about the situation I am about to explain. Comment.

Thursday, May 31, 2012

Jamaica

CDC tests health of Queens

Queens played a crucial role in giving the entire country its annual health checkup this month. Comment.
Jamaica

Friends rally for senior center

Advocates for a Jamaica senior center that provides unique services for adults with special needs throughout southeast Queens are decrying the city’s plan to cut its funding, reasoning that the small amount of savings does not add up. Comment.
Springfield Gardens

Southeast Queens women win Foster Parents of the Year

One lost her mother at the age of 13, the other followed the example set by her mom. Comments (1).

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Jamaica

Iraq veteran to deliver York’s valedictorian speech

This year’s York College valedictorian took the long road to graduating with his chemistry degree and after overcoming many challenges, he is still looking for more. Comments (1).
Springfield Gardens

Domestic violence takes cruel toll

A recent spate of violence has left one person seriously injured and two dead in southeast Queens. Comments (3).

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