It was a week for rounding up 2011 on Douglaston Patch.
Click on the links below for rundowns of the year’s top stories, crime statistics, best movies and a few suggested New Year’s resolutions.
Other news items included Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s support for a New York City casino, payouts for last winter’s blizzard and a list of Alley Pond Environmental Center’s upcoming programs.
Gov. Cuomo said he supports the idea of .
Also, be sure to check out and , which includes reviews of “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” and “We Bought a Zoo.”
Take a look at these lists of January programs at and the .
A total $1.8 million has been paid out for .
Check out Patch’s brief history of as well as a list of .
in the 111th Precinct during the past year. And read several from Douglaston Patch’s writers.
Take a look at Douglaston Patch’s , which included everything from the debut of Fairway Market to the completion of a massive sewer project along Northern Boulevard.
And Carol Brock divulges some New Year’s recipes in .
Is it a good idea for parents to introduce the idea of New Year’s resolutions to their children? Check out this week’s to find the answers from our council of local moms and dads.