Ridgewood

Radioactive Ridgewood site added to Superfund list
Radioactive Ridgewood site added to Superfund list
Southwest Queens Courier Staff 5/08/2014 at 2:47PM

After months of planning, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Thursday that a radioactive Ridgewood site has been added to the federal Superfund list, allowing the agency to further look into the site to reduce radiation levels.

Newtown Creek sludge project nearing completion
Newtown Creek sludge project nearing completion
Southwest Queens Courier Staff 4/22/2014 at 6:00PM

The New York City Department of Environmental Protection is celebrating the end of a month-long project in Newtown Creek that, if successful, will eventually make the water running through Ridgewood, Maspeth and Greenpoint much more inviting.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/28/2014 at 7:35AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Friday: Cloudy with light rain developing this afternoon. High 58. Winds SSW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Friday night: Cloudy skies early, followed by partial clearing. Low 43. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/11/2014 at 7:34AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Considerable cloudiness. High 58. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Cloudy. Low 41. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph.