Supercops at 109th Precinct stopped Whitestone carjackers and suicidal man
THE COURIER/Photo by Alina Suriel

City Councilman Paul Vallone and the 109th Precinct honored three police officers on Wednesday for their outstanding efforts in resolving a violent carjacking and a suicide attempt in two separate incidents. Officers Richard Danese, Jared Delaney and Evangelos Galatas were named the “Cops of the Month” at the precinct, which covers northeast Queens neighborhoods including Whitestone, College Point […]

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Grinch tried destroying Christmas lights at Woodside church: NYPD
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Police are looking for a man who entered Corpus Christi Church in Woodside and doused a Christmas flood light switch in water on Christmas Eve. The suspect entered the church’s utility room, located at 31-30 61st St., on Dec. 24, 2015, at about 7:50 a.m., police said. After removing the circuit breaker, the suspect took a […]

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Blizzard of 2016 was too much, too soon for Ridgewood
Photo via Facebook/Jennifer Sitarevich

Like most other neighborhoods in Queens, Ridgewood’s main arteries — such as Myrtle Avenue and Fresh Pond Road — are relatively clear following the Blizzard of 2016, but many residential side streets were impassible as of Monday morning. Evidence of this could be found in a photo shared on The Courier’s Facebook page that showed a large igloo created out of […]

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Donate love to needy families this Valentine’s Day at Glendale church
RIDGEWOOD TIMES/Photo by Anthony Giudice

Donate with the one you love this Valentine’s Day. State Senator Joseph Addabbo is once again teaming up with Sacred Heart Church in Glendale to host a Valentine’s Day food drive to collect donations for the parish’s food bank. After a successful holiday food drive that gathered food which allowed dozens of families to have […]

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PHOTOS: Artist hangs ‘Suspended Forest’ at Maspeth’s Knockdown Center
RIDGEWOOD TIMES/Photos by Anthony Giudice

Just when you thought the holidays were over, one artist has brought the season back to life in Maspeth. Michael Neff, creator of the “Suspended Forest” exhibit currently on display at the Knockdown Center, located at 52-19 Flushing Ave., has hung 40 discarded Christmas trees at the arts space to give these trees a second […]

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