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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Letters

Fireworks are such a nuisance

Have we entered a wormhole and been jettisoned thru space at the speed of light, resulting in time slowing down? It sure seems like the clock has been turned back 48 hours. Comments (2)

Saturday, July 12, 2014

New Voices

Workers take top Korean restaurant in Flushing to court

Kum Gang San, a Korean restaurant with locations in Flushing and Manhattan’s Koreatown, has egregiously violated employment law for several years, a lawsuit filed in Manhattan federal court by the Asian American Legal Defense Fund and LatinoJustice PRLDEF alleges. Comments (1)

Friday, July 11, 2014

Flushing

109th Pct. welcomes home new top officer

The 109th Precinct welcomed a familiar face as its new commanding officer last week. Comments (1)

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Astoria

Police charge man in Astoria Houses shooting

Police said they caught up with an armed man fleeing from the scene of a double shooting at the Astoria Houses last Thursday afternoon after the car he was riding in slammed into another vehicle several blocks away. Comment
Bayside

Fireworks plague boro

Some residents across the borough were bothered by a slew of illegal fireworks that were repeatedly set off by their neighbors throughout the July 4 weekend. Comments (1)

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Oakland Gardens

Frat boys still not charged in death of Oakland Gardens student: DA

More than seven months after the hazing death of a Baruch College freshman from Oakland Gardens in the Pocono Mountains, prosecutors said they are not ready to determine who will be charged and when charges will be filed. Comment
Ridgewood

M Train graffiti arrests follow famed taggers funeral: NYPD

Two men were arrested and charged with making graffiti shortly after memorial services in Ridgewood for famed Queens graffiti artist Jason Wulf Monday, the NYPD and commemorative blogs said. Comments (13)
Flushing

Zupnick pleads guilty in PS 79 teacher crash

A 24-year-old Flushing man who was driving without a license in a crash, which claimed the life of a beloved PS 79 teacher on New Year’s Eve, has pleaded guilty to charges related to the accident. Comments (2)
Elmhurst

Mother arrested in baby’s death: NYPD

ELMHURST — The mother of an 11-month-old boy, who was found dead in her Elmhurst apartment, was arrested Monday after she allegedly admitted to authorities that she suffocated the child, police said. Comments (10)
South Jamaica

Police hunt for man who shot two people

SOUTH JAMAICA — Police were searching for the gunman who opened fire and injured two people in the vicinity of 142nd Street and Rockaway Boulevard in South Jamaica. Comments (10)

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Jackson Heights

Florida man charged with DWI in Jax. Hts. crash: NYPD

A Florida man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated in the early Saturday morning collision that killed a pedestrian crossing Roosevelt Avenue near 92nd Street, the NYPD said. Comment
Jackson Heights

Florida man charged with DWI in Jax. Hts. crash: NYPD

A Florida man has been charged with vehicular manslaughter and driving while intoxicated in the early Saturday morning collision that killed a pedestrian crossing Roosevelt Avenue near 92nd Street, the NYPD said. Comment

Friday, July 4, 2014

Astoria

Man charged in Astoria Houses shooting after getaway car crashes: NYPD

Police said they caught up with an armed man fleeing from the scene of a double shooting at the Astoria Houses in Thursday afternoon after the car he was riding in slammed into another vehicle several blocks away. Comments (1)

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