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Parking problems persist at Lindenwood Shopping Center
Parking problems persist at Lindenwood Shopping Center
South Terence M. Cullen 8/21/2012 at 5:17PM

Bobby Patel, owner of Village Card and Gifts, said during busy times of year — like during the holidays or when school is in session — it is not uncommon to see cars blocking the fire lane in the parking lot of the Lindenwood Shopping Center. About twice a year, he said there will be [...]

Lindenwood liquor store meets opposition
News Terence M. Cullen 8/15/2012 at 2:11PM

Concerned over its proximity to a school, many members of the Lindenwood Alliance voiced reluctance toward a proposed liquor store in the Lindenwood Shopping Center. Members voted 20-8 against the liquor store at their August 13 meeting. The primary worry was that the store, which would be located at 82-33 153rd Avenue, would be too [...]

Local officials endorse Jeffries for Congress
Local officials endorse Jeffries for Congress
News Terence M. Cullen 6/15/2012 at 3:02PM

Congressional hopeful and incumbent State Assemblymember Hakeem Jeffries received key endorsements from several local officials Friday afternoon on Cross Bay Boulevard as the days leading up to the June 26th primary grow fewer. “I am honored to have the support of so many distinguished leaders from Queens,” Jeffries said. “Although our district spans two boroughs, [...]

‘Kids Kare 2′ Fight Cancer
‘Kids Kare 2′ Fight Cancer
News Alexa Altman 5/02/2012 at 10:43AM

The parking lot at the corner of 151st Avenue and 84th Street in Lindenwood buzzed with children carrying foam swords, creating colorful sand art and jumping in and out of the inflatable bouncy houses –all were having fun and all were helping to fight cancer. Over 1,400 people came out to help the Howard Beach [...]

YouTube video sparks Autism fundraiser
YouTube video sparks Autism fundraiser
News Alexa Altman 4/16/2012 at 3:14PM

Several Lindenwood residents are raising money for Autism awareness, sparked by one young girl’s YouTube video. Sixteen-year-old Shyanna Constantino created an online video about her younger sister, five-year-old Kaylene Vazquez, who suffers from Autism. A friend’s mother saw the video, called “Happy Hope for Autistic Children,” on YouTube, and thought it would be a great [...]

Firefighters feted following Lindenwood blaze, rescue
Firefighters feted following Lindenwood blaze, rescue
South Alexa Altman 4/11/2012 at 7:11AM

Firefighter James Goelz made his first on-the-job rescue when an elderly woman’s Lindenwood apartment became a blazing inferno. “When we got [to the building] there were people standing outside the apartment,” said Goelz. “When we got to the lobby we could smell something. People said there was something going on. We knew we were going [...]

One person critically injured after early-morning fire rips through Queens apartment
News Jay Lane 4/06/2012 at 11:42AM

An early morning fire ripped through a Queens apartment, leaving one person clinging to life, fire officials said. The blaze broke out on the fourth floor of a six-story building at 153-25 88th Street in Lindenwood at 7:32 a.m., officials said. One victim went into cardiac arrest and was rushed to Jamaica Hospital in critical [...]

Lindenwood parents peeved at proximity of alleged pedophiles
Lindenwood parents peeved at proximity of alleged pedophiles
News Melissa Chan 11/15/2011 at 3:32PM

Parents in Lindenwood are up in arms after learning of three sexual offenders living in the area, including one located less than a block away from an elementary school. According to the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), Jermaine Lee lives in an apartment complex on 153rd Avenue in Howard Beach, which [...]