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Missing 77-year-old Woodhaven man found
Missing 77-year-old Woodhaven man found
News Billy Rennison 3/30/2012 at 5:14PM

An elderly Woodhaven man that recently went missing was found near a Maspeth highway early Friday morning. Victor Torres, 77, was last seen on Tuesday, March 27 near 76th Street and Atlantic Avenue. Torres, who suffers from dementia, was found wandering by an EMT by the Long Island Expressway near 58th Street in Maspeth at [...]

Helping  Hands in Sunnyside – Sunnyside Community Services
Helping Hands in Sunnyside – Sunnyside Community Services
News Alexa Asperin 10/11/2011 at 1:08PM

For the past 36 years, Sunnyside Community Services (SCS) has been serving Queens residents with a variety of services and programs for all ages, from after-school services for elementary school children, college readiness and job skills training programs for teens and young adults, family literacy and computer courses for families, to services for active and [...]

Elderly Kew Gardens man missing; Silver alert issued
News Toni Cimino 10/11/2011 at 11:58AM

Police are looking for a 65-year-old man with Alzheimer’s who was last seen on Monday, October 10 at his home in Kew Gardens. Stephen Moore, who also suffers from diabetes and cardio vascular disease requires medication and a home care attendant. Police have issued a silver alert. Moore is 5-feet-11-inches tall and weighs approximately 160-pounds. [...]