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Forest Hills Jewish community on edge  Queens Chronicle

The Jewish community in Forest Hills is on edge after numerous altercations between Bukharian Jews and, allegedly, students from Forest Hills High School.

Attack on NY Jewish teen not classified as hate crime  Jewish Telegraphic Agency

(JTA) — The attack on an identifiably Jewish teen in New York City has been classified as a gang incident and not a hate crime, angering the local Jewish ...

Students of color urge lawmakers to bring more sports to their schools  TheGrio

A group of Black and Hispanic students from across the city have banded together to rally for more sports at their schools and met with City Council officials to ...

Auditions for FHHS Music Academy  Queens Chronicle

Forest Hills High School Music Academy (Q19P) auditions for the September 2019 school year for incoming ninth- and 10th-graders will be held on Wed., Nov.

Shooting Threat Puts Forest Hills High School On Lockdown: NYPD

Gun Threat Puts Queens High School On Lockdown - Forest Hills, NY - One person is in custody after a threat scribbled on a desk prompted cops to search the ...

Forest Hills High School was on lockdown  Queens Chronicle

Forest Hills High School was on lockdown for a few hours last Thursday following a threat that was later determined to be a "hoax."

After lockdown, Forest Hills High School explains two threats were received on consecutive days

In response to the shooting threat that sent Forest Hills High School into a lockdown on March 15, the administration held an impromptu meeting that evening to ...

Black and Hispanic students lobby City Hall for fair share of school sports - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Black and Hispanic students — and their allies — are headed to City Hall on Tuesday with a message for the adults in charge there: Give us our fair share of ...

Meng speaks about concerns of district  Queens Chronicle

Members of Congress from all over the country — including two who represent Queens — have recently spoken at gun safety town halls. But constituents of Rep.

Announcing legend talks Queens past  Queens Chronicle

If you've watched sports at any point over the last 50 years, Dick Stockton has probably been with you in your living room.He called Carlton Fisk's home run in ...

Forest Hills HS soccer star secures scholarship  Queens Chronicle

Twon Grannum, a native of Trinidad and Tobago, came to this country three years ago and has brought a tremendous passion for soccer. This past season, the ...

Marijuana Dispensary to Open in Forest Hills This Summer  Forest Hills Post

May 29, 2018 By Tara Law A medical marijuana dispensary will open in the heart of Forest Hills early this summer. Curaleaf dispensary will offer.

Amazon’s Arrival Could Strain Queens Schools  Wall Street Journal

Parents worry Inc.'s arrival in Long Island City will strain Queens schools that are already bursting, but also hope the company will bring students ...

Street Corner In Front Of Forest Hills High School Renamed To Honor The Ramones  CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The Ramones were honored Sunday with an honorary street name in Forest Hills, Queens. As WCBS 880's Mike Smeltz ...

Corner in Front of Forest Hills High School To Be Named After Ramones  DNAinfo

The intersection of 67th Avenue and 110th Street is set to be co-named The Ramones Way.

2018 Holiday Gift Guide  NY Sports Day

The holiday season is certainly a joyous time but it can be stressful when it comes to finding a gift for the special people in your life. Here are some last.

Paul Simon wraps up farewell tour back home  Tribune-Review

NEW YORK -- Paul Simon ended his final concert tour under a moonlit sky on home turf Saturday, telling an audience in a Queens, N.Y. park that their cheers ...

Mississippi high school band criticized for halftime show | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

Fans watching a halftime performance by a Mississippi high school marching band Friday night were outraged at a show that depicted students holding toy guns ...

Forest Hills High School Has Most Overcrowded Classrooms, Report Says  DNAinfo

QUEENS — Forest Hills High School topped the list of New York City's public schools with the most overcrowding, even as the number of oversized classes in ...

He Stopped at a Traffic Light in Queens. Moments Later, He Was Shot Dead.  The New York Times

A Rikers Island correctional officer on his way to work was found in his car, about a half mile from his home, the police said. No arrests have been made.

Ramones getting street in front of Forest Hills High School named after them  Brooklyn Vegan

The Ramones are getting a street named after them at the intersection of 67th Ave and 110th St in front of Forest Hills High School, where all four original ...

Katz: Paul Simon's farewell show in Queens should be free  Queens Chronicle

The city should find some way to make Paul Simon's September farewell concert in Flushing Meadows Corona Park free.That's according to Borough President ...

Forest Hills teachers angered over secrecy  Queens Chronicle

They've been teaching at Forest Hills High School for a combined 33 years, but a pair of educators told the Chronicle this week they have never seen a hiring ...

Mysterious Bonus Makes Rich NYC Schools Richer, Critics Say | WNYC News  WNYC

An extra $1000 per pupil is going to 13 selective New York City high schools which critics say is the ...

Forest Hills HS gets its fifth 'A' in a row  Queens Chronicle

Forest Hills High School earned its fifth straight “A” rating this fall from the New York City Department of Education, an achievement that administrators, students ...

The Ramones Will Be Memorialized On a Queens Street Corner  Curbed NY

An intersection in front of the band's alma mater, Forest Hills High School, will be called "The Ramones Way"

Paul Simon to perform final farewell show in Queens  New York Post

Paul Simon announced Wednesday he will perform the final concert of his Farewell Tour in the borough of Queens, where he spent his formative years.

Book Highlights Celebrities From Forest Hills and Rego Park  DNAinfo

"Legendary Locals of Forest Hills and Rego Park," by Michael Perlman, will be available in 2015.

MELS in Forest Hills graduates every senior  Queens Chronicle

The Forest Hills high school at 91-30 Metropolitan Ave. announced last Thursday that its first-ever senior class had a 100 percent graduation rate and a 98 ...

'Harlem Shake' Craze Gets Forest Hills High School Student Arrested  DNAinfo

A Queens student was arrested for organizing a mass performance of the "Harlem Shake" dance craze.

High School admissions prep  Queens Chronicle

With high school choice in place for all New York City students, the 13-year-olds in this fall's eighth-grade class need to get about the business of choosing ...

Police seek missing Queens teen last seen at Forest Hills HS  New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

Police are looking for a missing Queens girl reported missing since Thursday afternoon.

Forest Hills  Queens Tribune

BY JON CRONIN Staff Writer. Forest Hills is the most sought after, quietly idyllic suburban neighborhood existing in Queens today. Queens Boulevard in the ...

Paul Simon announces “farewell” show  Brooklyn Vegan

After a rumored retirement in 2016, it looks like Rhymin' Simon is now done for good.

We Were 'Freaks' — Brother of Joey Ramone On Growing Up in Forest Hills  DNAinfo

Mickey Leigh talks about his youth in Forest Hills ahead of The Ramones street renaming this weekend.

Chaotic ‘Harlem Shake’ At Queens High School Leads To Arrest Of Student  CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Harlem Shake flash mob has left a Queens teenager with a court date. It's the craze that swept the Internet and now has ...

Paul Simon wraps up farewell tour back home in Queens  KFSN-TV

Paul Simon ended his final concert tour under a moonlit sky on home turf Saturday, telling an audience in a Queens, N.Y. park that their cheers "mean more than ...

JHS 157 Robotics Team, the HALSEY BULLDOGS, honor principal Vincent Suraci  Queens Chronicle

My name is Dan A. Viderman, I am a seventh-grade student enrolled in the Stephen A. Halsey Honors Program AT JHS 157 in Rego Park.

The Ramones are forever Forest Hills  Queens Chronicle

The next time anyone asks you where Forest Hills High School is, just tell them it's on The Ramones Way.With hundreds looking on, the section of 110th Street in ...

New Murals Recall Ramones' Forest Hills Roots  DNAinfo

Two new murals honor the legendary punk band that formed in Forest Hills in 1974.

2018 Father's Day gift and travel guide  Queens Chronicle

t is impossible to truly thank the people who most shaped your life but Father's Day is certainly an occasion to express appreciation for dad.Before delving into ...

High school gossip page pulled off Internet  New York Post

A cruel gossip Web page run by catty Forest Hills HS students was yanked down Thursday after it was discovered by parents and teachers. “They took down the.

Jacob Lew, Ron Chernow talk Hamilton in Forest Hills  Queens Chronicle

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Ron Chernow gathered at Forest Hills High School, their alma mater, on Monday for a ...

His Brother’s Keeper: A Ramones Tour of Queens  New York Times

Joey Ramone's brother, Mickey Leigh, revisits Forest Hills, the 1970s backdrop to the Ramones' formation, and the Queens Museum offers an exhibition on the ...

New principal at FoHi HS  Queens Chronicle

Forest Hills High School finally has a new, full-time principal.Ben Sherman, the founder and former principal of the East-West School of International Studies in ...

'Mean Girls' meets 'Gossip Girl' in vicious school Facebook page  New York Post

Parents from top-tier Forest Hills HS in Queens were horrified to discover the students' dark secret Wednesday — a catty, cruel Facebook “confession” page that ...

Katz: Simon's FMCP show should be free  Queens Chronicle

Should the city make Paul Simon's upcoming farewell concert in Flushing Meadows Corona Park free?Yes, according to Borough President Melinda Katz.

The Ramones honored with renamed street outside their old Queens high school - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Iconic Queens-born rock group the Ramones were immortalized in Forest Hills with a street renamed in their honor.

Blame New York for Donald Trump  San Francisco Chronicle

Only one person born and raised in New York City has been elected president of the United States during the past 100 years: Donald J. Trump. Most successful ...

Women cyclists take over Queens Boulevard  amNewYork

More than 100 cyclists took to the streets of Queens Sunday for a Women's Ride organized to highlight the gender gap in the city's cycling community while also ...

The top 40 public high schools in NYC  New York Post

Admission to these selective schools is not based on entrance exams like the SHSAT, but mostly on middle-school grades, state exam scores, attendance and...

What are the best high schools in Qns.?  Queens Chronicle

U.S. News and World Report on Monday released its list of the top 50 high schools in New York City.Eleven in the World's Borough made the list.

‘Barbering Is an Art’  The New York Times

Arthur Rubinoff is opening a museum dedicated to the craft, offering haircuts with golden scissors alongside displays of vintage chairs, striped poles and towel ...

NYC students who walk out March 14 will face little discipline, DOE says  Queens Chronicle

Students who walk out of class for 17 minutes on March 14, in honor of those killed last month at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, will face little to no ...

Paul Simon Returning to Forest Hills Stadium After 46 Years  New York Times

Paul Simon, who went to Forest Hills High in Queens, will play at Forest Hills Stadium for the first time since 1970.

NYCs 55 Best Public High Schools: U.S. News Releases 2016 Rankings

NEW YORK CITY, NY — It's that time of year again! That time of year when, just as the students of NYC Schools begin to feel summer's heat wiggle up from the ...

Arrest made in Middle Village coed's death  Queens Chronicle

Police have made an arrest in connection with the death of 20-year-old Binghamton University student Stefani Lineva, a Middle Village native and graduate of ...

Art And Poetry Are On The Menu At Forest Hills Vegan Cafe

Red Pipe Is Forest Hills' Only Art Cafe - Forest Hills, NY - Serving vegan pastries and open mic nights, Red Pipe Cafe "feels like you're hanging out in your living ...

Steve Chubin, Forest Hills hoops star, honored by A-10  Queens Chronicle

Flushing native Steve Chubin spent his childhood playing on the basketball courts of Queens parks with his neighborhood friends. He went on to play for Forest ...

2018 Mother's Day gift and travel guide  Queens Chronicle

It is impossible to express one's love for the woman who raised us and made us who we are today through one day of recognition and a gift. Nonetheless we ...

'Ramones Way' Street Renaming Set For Oct. 30  DNAinfo

The intersection of 67th Avenue and 110th Street in Forest Hills will be renamed The Ramones Way.

Marine Corps lands at Forest Hills High School for Fleet Week visit  Queens Chronicle

A scheduled helicopter landing did not take place due to poor weather, but students at Forest Hills High School got to spend a few hours with members of the ...

Paul Simon To Play Last Concert On Farewell Tour In Queens  Ticket News

Paul Simon is currently on 'Homeward Bound - The Farewell Tour,' and has just announced the final show, slated for September 22 in his hometown of Queens.

Forest Hills Boys Basketball Coach Suspended

Forest Hills High School men's basketball coach Ben Chobhaphand was suspended Monday for the remainder of the season and all of next season due to a ...

Mr. Fix It: Custodial engineer Neal Oldis keeps Forest Hills High School running smoothly - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

By title, Neal Oldis is a custodial engineer. But, go ahead, call him janitor. He doesn't mind.

New Restaurant Wants to Bring Fine Shanghai Cuisine to Forest Hills  DNAinfo

QUEENS — A new Forest Hills restaurant offering authentic Shanghainese cuisine hopes to bring an upscale dining experience to the neighborhood while ...

Queens School Seeks Donations To Send Students To National Competition  CBS Local

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some local high school students, who won a New York state social studies competition are poised to head to the national contest, ...

Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens Youth Of The Year Dinner |  Western Queens Gazette

More than 400 guests attended the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Queens “Youth of the Year” Dinner honoring First Central Savings Bank; Scott Molina, President of ...

Paul Simon played a very rainy Forest Hills Stadium (night 2 pics, setlist, review)  Brooklyn Vegan

If the rumors are true that Paul Simon is retiring after this year, he's certainly going out with a bang.

Campus Magnet's Granby First P.S.A.L. Coach to 700 Victories  New York Times

Charles Granby, in his 43rd season at Campus Magnet in Queens, improved to 700-198 with a 68-59 win Thursday over Forest Hills.

The top 40 public schools that don't require the SHSAT test  New York Post

How we ranked them: The New York Post's Top 40 includes all schools that don't use the SHSAT test for enrollment. We also broke out Arts and Career schools.

A Tudor-Style Time Capsule in the Heart of Queens  New York Times

LIVING in Forest Hills Gardens, a tucked-away hamlet in central Queens, wasn't difficult for John Hazleton, who knew he wanted to move in when he first ...

Find out what your New York City school spends per student  Chalkbeat New York

The New York City education department on Friday released a report detailing per-student funding at every public school across the district, data that shows ...

Student arrested after cops find backpack with weapons, 'hit list'  New York Post

The discovery of a backpack filled with weapons and a “hit list” at a North Carolina high school has led to a student's arrest. According to...

DOE announces new bilingual programs in Queens  TimesLedger

The city's Department of Education will be opening 24 new Dual Language and Transitional Bilingual Education programs in Queens schools this September, ...

Cynthia Nixon Accused Of Silence On Anti-Semitism  Forward

The New York State Democratic Party in a mailer accused gubernatorial candidate Cynthia Nixon of supporting the BDS movement and being silent on.

Banksy Tags Chelsea Building​ | Patch PM  New York City, NY Patch

Patch PM - New York City, NY - Shooting Threat Locks Down School | UES Marine Transfer Station Changes | NYPD Truck Fire At Columbus Circle.

MidVille coed killed in possible hit-and-run  Queens Chronicle

Middle Village, Forest Hills and Binghamton University are all in mourning this week after Queens resident Stefani Lineva, a tennis player at the school, was ...

Paul Simon To Play Intimate Queens Venue

Paul Simon To Play Small Queens Venue - Queens, NY - Simon will be accompanied by musicians Mark Stewart and Skip LaPlante.

5 questions for Alex Garfield  Charlotte Observer

Alex Garfield was hitting all of the fashion industry high notes in 1998 with his clothing line Garfield & Marks when he casually asked a friend, “How does the ...

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew attends Queens College student town hall  Queens Chronicle

U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew was home in his native Queens on Monday, taking questions at a student town hall meeting at Queens College.

Educating Queens: High Schools and Colleges  Queens Tribune

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Forest Hills High School junior Maurice Harkless commits to UConn Huskies - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

It's Harkless and the Huskies. Forest Hills High School junior swingman Maurice Harkless committed to UConn on Wednesday.

New York Citys Best High Schools: U.S. News And World Report Rankings For 2017

New York City's Best High Schools: 2017 Rankings - New York City, NY - The definitive annual list of America's best high public high schools is out for this year.

Dov Hikind Retiring After Controversial 36 Years As New York Lawmaker  Forward

New York Assemblyman Dov Hikind announced Wednesday his retirement after 36 years in office.

Cops dismiss posts threatening Forest Hills HS  The Forum Newsgroup

A string of threatening posts left anonymously on a Forest Hills High School confessional Facebook page sparked a police investigation through this morning, ...

Obama's New Chief of Staff Is Queens Native, Mets Fan  NBC New York

Jack Lew, the man stepping up to replace Bill Daley as President Obama's chief of staff, is a New York City native raised in Forest Hills and still has a home with ...

Queens High School Wins State "We The People" Competition  ReadMedia

Forest Hills High School in Queens is the statewide champion of the.

Queens man beats, stabs neighbor using snowblower - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

The sound of a loud snowblower set off a Queens man who stabbed a neighbor while he was clearing snow from his backyard, police said Wednesday.

Stories From Main Street: New York School For The Deaf Gets New Playground 3 Years After Sandy  CBS Local

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Students at the New York School for the Deaf finally have a place to play three years after Superstorm Sandy destroyed ...

How we ranked the top New York City high schools - NY Daily News  New York Daily News

Schools were first screened based on how well students performed on state tests.

Middle Village coed's alleged killer arrested  Queens Chronicle

Police have made an arrest in connection with the death of 20-year-old Binghamton University student Stefani Lineva, a Middle Village native and graduate of ...

Living the dream of becoming an actor  Queens Chronicle

Shakespeare declared, “All the world's a stage.” For actor James Martinez, the saying has applied more since graduating from Forest Hills High School in 1997, ...

Top 50 public schools in NYC  New York Post

How The Post ranked them: The Top 50 is based on the latest data for 4-year-graduation rate (weight: 10%); percent of students scoring over 85 on Regents ...

Former Newsday reporter, Pulitzer winner dies  Newsday

On deadline, Dennis Hevesi shined. Regardless of the crisis or controversy, Hevesi had a unique talent for putting a breaking news story together, swiftly and ...

What three New York City teens say about politics today -- and getting their peers to vote  Chalkbeat New York

Plenty of adults are frustrated with politics these days, when turning on the television or reading the latest news alert brings a *fresh* jolt of anxiety. A new ...

Queens-native Helps Beat Brooklyn At Barclays  Queens Tribune

Maurice Harkless , a South Jamaica native, plays for the Portland Trail Blazers and played basketball for Forest Hills High School and St. John's University.

Queens teenagers are Jeter's Leaders  Queens Chronicle

Derek Jeter has taken quite a liking to a pair of Queens teenagers.Forest Hills High School freshman Kayla Chinkeehee was inducted on June 30 into Jeter's ...

Bob Holden visits Parkland memorial, talks gun reforms  Queens Chronicle

Teenagers huddled around a makeshift cross, quietly weeping as one.A mother and her three young children stuck 17 colorful cardboard birds attached to small ...

Truancy crackdown after teen drowns while skipping school in Queens  WABC-TV

Students skipping class to head to the beach Thursday instead found themselves face-to-face with police, as part of a crackdown on truancy.

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