Young Israel of Queens Valley

Queens man arrested for synagogue crime spree
Queens man arrested for synagogue crime spree
Police Cristabelle Tumola 8/29/2012 at 3:06PM

A Kew Gardens man who stole religious items from three Queens synagogues this summer has been arrested and charged with burglary, grand larceny and criminal possession of stolen property, according to District Attorney Richard A. Brown. “We’re very happy he’s been caught,” said Rosalyn Ungar, an administrator at Young Israel of Queens Valley, the third [...]

Bandit thieves expensive relics from Queens synagogue
Bandit thieves expensive relics from Queens synagogue
Central Billy Rennison 8/23/2012 at 11:56AM

Thousands of dollars worth of relics were taken from a Queens synagogue while worshipers prayed upstairs. The valuable Torah crowns were taken from Young Israel of Queens Valley last week during the temple’s evening services. “This has never happened in the 50 years of the synagogue,” the synagogue’s executive director George Srolovits told the Daily News. At first, officials [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/22/2012 at 7:25AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Wednesday: Partly cloudy. High of 82. Winds from the ENE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the SE in the afternoon. Wednesday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 72. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the WNW after midnight EVENT of the DAY: Family Karaoke Night at Manducatis Rustica At this Long [...]