Night at Forest Park Carousel helps Woodhaven educators


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RIDGEWOOD TIMES/Photos by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Woodhaven residents of all ages gathered at the historic Forest Park Carousel on June 12 for an evening of fun and merriment to help benefit the School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND) Educational Center for Women.

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Rash of violent crimes raises concerns at Woodhaven meeting


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THE COURIER/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Woodhaven residents and elected officials expressed concern and outrage during Thursday night’s Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association (WRBA) meeting over the recent rash of high profile crimes to hit the area.

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CB 9 asks for tweaks to Woodhaven/Cross Bay Select Bus plan


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Angela Matua

During its final meeting before the summer break on Tuesday in Ozone Park, Community Board 9 pressed the MTA and the city Department of Transportation (DOT) to make changes to its Select Bus Service (SBS) plan for Woodhaven and Cross Bay boulevards.

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Civic fumes over a trashy situation in Woodhaven


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TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Frustrations aimed at the Department of Sanitation (DSNY) over their overnight enforcement policies came to a head during the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association (WRBA) meeting on May 16 at the Emanuel United Church of Christ.

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Design workshops scheduled for Woodhaven/Cross Bay Select Bus Service plan


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Photo courtesy of NYC DOT

The city Department of Transportation will hold the first of four public design workshops for the planned Woodhaven/Cross Bay Boulevards Select Bus Service system next Thursday night in Woodhaven.

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Design chosen for Woodhaven/Cross Bay Select Bus Service


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THE COURIER/Photo by  Salvatore Licata

The city’s Department of Transportation unveiled Tuesday afternoon its Select Bus Service bus rapid transit system along the congested corridor between Elmhurst and the Rockaways.

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Civic group helps Woodhaven fire victims pick up the pieces


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Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Last week’s arson fire in Woodhaven that gutted eight attached homes dominated the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association (WRBA) meeting on Saturday, as civic members looked to help displaced families get back on their feet.

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State suspends license of Woodhaven day care center following drug raid of basement apartment


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Photo by Anthony Giudice

A state agency suspended a Woodhaven day care center’s operating license less than a week after police raided the apartment below the facility during a narcotics investigation.

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