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Borough-Wide Blotter

 Compiled By LIZ GOFF  104th Precinct  Halloween Tree Horror  Police in Middle Village are searching for the suspects who ripped two young trees apart in Juniper Valley Park on Halloween night.  Cops said the suspects tor More...

Mets Clubhouse Manager Named In Gambling Probe

Mets clubhouse manager Charlie Samuels, who confessed to betting on baseball games and other sporting events, was suspended without pay on October 27 and will likely be fired from his $80,000-a-year job, law enforcement sources said.   &nb More...

Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Calendar compiled by Susan Cleary

Veterans’Day  Nov. 11, UnitedWar Veterans Council, NYC Veterans’  Day Parade, “Freedomis Not Free”, FifthAvenue/26th-  56th Streets, Manhattan; 212.693.1476.  Holidays  Nov. 14, noon-3 p.m. More...

Restaurant of the Week

Martha’s Country Bakery

Like a warm blanket and a pair of fuzzy slippers, Martha’s Country Bakery warms you with the comfort and love that only home baked goods can provide. More...

Editorials

Honor, Respect, Remember America’s Veterans

Ninety-two years ago tomorrow, on Nov. 11, 1918, at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, the guns fell silent. “The War to End Wars” that began in August 1914 was over.   More...

Letters to the Editor

Political Correctness To The Editor: Political correctness is not a weakness in a democracy. It has ensured minority’s protections fulfilling the promise of an open society. More...

Beg Pardon

In an article that ran in the October 27 issue of the Gazette, the location of Community Board 1 was incorrectly typed. The proper address is: 45-02 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria, NY 11105, Lower Level-Suite 125 at the Pistilli Grand Manor.   More...

Addabbo Announces Heating Assistance

 With the cold weather season just around the corner, state Senator Joseph Addabbo Jr. (D–Howard Beach) warns that the ability to heat your home can literally mean the difference between life and death. More...

Suspect Face Murder Charges In Deliveryman Attack

A 28-year-old Jackson Heights pizza deliveryman is fighting for his life after two men brutally beat him into a coma, police sources said.     Cops said Jorge Paret, 28, and Anardo Battista, 23, attacked Victor Mejia de los Santos as More...

Suicide Killer Snuffed Out Pair

Investigators probing the execution-style murders of a Queens man and woman last week determined that the murders were not about love.     More...

Tot Tossed Off Balcony

 According to a police statement read aloud last week in court, the crazed Queens woman accused of tossing her roommate’s 3 year-old son 70 feet to his death on November 2, appeared to be in a daze after her arrest.     More...

Endangered Thick-Billed Parrots Hatch At Queens Zoo

 On November 10, the Wildlife Conservation Society’s Queens Zoo announced the hatching of six new thick-billed parrot chicks.    More...

Political Page

Rumors Abound About Andy-Shelly Relations

Last Tuesday’s election had hardly ended, with a great victory for Governorelect Andrew Cuomo, that the inside stories and the leaked stories started about the new governor looking to sack the powerful Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. More...

Seniors

How To Save On Your Final Farewell

Dear Savvy Senior,   Are there any affordable ways to die these days? When my father died a few months ago we had a regular funeral for him and got stuck with a $12,000 bill. More...

Spousal Benefits Offer Increased Retirement Options

You may have more options than you know when it comes to Social Security benefits. Like many, you probably have given some thought to your own retirement plans. You know you can retire as early as age 62 and get reduced benefits. More...

Features

Ticket Agent Summons $2M Lawsuit

 A Queens traffic agent with a reputation for giving questionable tickets, last week filed a Notice of Claim stating his intention to sue the city, a Queens City Councilmember and his former aide $2 million, for ruining his reputation.  &nb More...

Koslowitz Appropriates Funds To Help Clean Rego Park

On November 8, City Councilmember Karen Koslowitz welcomed The Doe Fund program Ready, Willing & Able to help clean Rego Park. More...

Community House Holds Taste Of Forest Hills Benefit

 On November 6, The Community House, 15 Borage Pl., in Forest Hills Gardens held its Taste of Forest Hills 2010 benefit for children’s programs. More...

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