Springfield Gardens High School

Queens PSAL high school football roundup – playoffs round 1
News Heather Zwillenberg 11/14/2013 at 1:57PM

CITY CONFERENCE- FIRST ROUND RED DEVILS ON FIRE  The fourth seeded Flushing Red Devils (7-2 regular season) routed the Curtis Warriors (4-5) by a score of 44-6. The Red Devils had a total of 352 offensive yards. Junior Terrence Chavis completed 12 of 20 passes for 159 yards, and three touchdowns. Senior Deandre Ross Lomax [...]

Queens PSAL high school football roundup
News Queens Courier Staff 11/01/2013 at 4:20PM

HEATHER ZWILLENBERG Roundup as of October 31, 2013   -CITY CONFERENCE-   BULL-DOGS BARKING  The Campus Magnet Bull-dogs (4-5) dominated the Thomas Jefferson Orange Wave (0-8) to a tune of 33-0. The Bull-dogs had a total of 345 yards with 277 yards on the ground. The Orange Wave amassed just 127 offensive yards. Bull-dogs senior [...]

Councilmember Richards refuses bribe to support liquor store near Springfield Gardens school
Councilmember Richards refuses bribe to support liquor store near Springfield Gardens school
Southeast Maggie Hayes 9/16/2013 at 1:06PM

A would-be business owner was recently busted for attempting to bribe a southeast Queens pol, according to officials. Tarsem Singh applied to open a liquor store on North Conduit Avenue, right across the street from Springfield Gardens High School. The proposal was heavily opposed by Councilmember Donovan Richards and the Springfield Gardens community. “Our children [...]

Community wins fight against liquor store near Springfield Gardens school
Community wins fight against liquor store near Springfield Gardens school
Education & Kids Maggie Hayes 7/29/2013 at 12:33PM

The southeast Queens community has successfully shut down a proposal to put a liquor store mere steps from Springfield Gardens High School. The shop was set to move into a new building on North Conduit Avenue, right across the street from the high school. Councilmember Donovan Richards, State Senator James Sanders and the community rallied [...]

Springfield Gardens doesn’t want liquor store near school
Springfield Gardens doesn’t want liquor store near school
Southeast Maggie Hayes 5/17/2013 at 2:26PM

Springfield Gardens wants to make sure the area around its high school stays dry. A construction site across the street from Springfield Gardens High School could be the new home for a liquor store. But the community is calling for its owner to put a cork in it. “We are not going to get drunk [...]