Middle Village ceremony remembers Triangle factory fire anniversary


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Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Community leaders, activists and residents gathered at Christ the King High School in Middle Village on Wednesday for a moving tribute on the 104th anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire.

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Middle Village bocce court repairs miss the mark


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Photos by Anthony Giudice

Juniper Valley Park in Middle Village received an $850,000 renovation for its bocce courts, located near the corner of 79th Street and Juniper Boulevard North, in July. Now, players are saying that more needs to be done to make the courts playable before the one-year warranty on the site expires.

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Federal charges for alleged Ridgewood, Middle Village bank robber


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Photo courtesy of NYPD

An alleged bank robber busted in Ridgewood Tuesday now faces federal charges for carrying out a series of heists in the 104th Precinct dating back to last November.

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Middle Village teacher running for a cause


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Photo courtesy of Christ the King High School

Christ the King High School teacher Paul Salerni has run 44 marathons in his life. This year, he plans on running to help raise awareness for the Hale Reservation, an organization that educates schoolchildren about nature and the environment.

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Popular Middle Village ‘Halloween House’ possessed for 10 years


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THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre

Every Halloween there are traffic jams with people from around Queens waiting to get a glimpse and take pictures of Patrick Kenniff’s house in Middle Village.

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Middle Village, local 10-year-old featured in soon-to-be-released movie


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Photos by Kelsey Bennett

Middle Village is ready for its close-up. The neighborhood is the backdrop for a soon-to-be-released film focusing on an ex-mafia captain (“capo”) as he comes to grips with how his former life has changed after spending the last 20 years in federal prison

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Middle Village resident named Yankees’ All-Star Teacher


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Photos courtesy of William Termine

Middle Village resident William Termine was selected as the Yankees’ All-Star Teacher and will be recognized in a ceremony before Tuesday’s All-Star Game at Target Field in Minneapolis.

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Residents skeptical as Maspeth, Glendale, Middle Village begin composting in city program


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THE COURIER/ Liam La Guerre

Little brown plastic bins have begun to appear in Maspeth, Glendale and Middle Village as those neighborhoods have been chosen as the vanguard in the city’s new composting program.

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U.S. Coast Guard visits Middle Village boy, Colin Flood, with helicopter


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Photo courtesy Bob Holden

The U.S. Coast Guard treated Middle Village resident Colin Flood, who is battling leukemia, to a visit and personal tour of a helicopter.

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