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December 8, 2011  RSS feed
An off-duty police officer was injured after the car he was driving on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway in Greenpoint reportedly lost control and drove off the elevated highway last Saturday morning, D More...
Assault Suspect Attacks After Being Jailed

Just two days after being booked for assaulting More...

Two people were hospitalized with injuries after jumping out of a burning apartment house in Crown Heights early last Saturday morning, Dec. 3, according to FDNY sources. More...
Guilty Of Trying To Murder Young Friend
Following a two-week trial, jurors found a More...
Van Bramer Seeks Greater Advocacy
City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer joined the nonprofit arts advocacy organization Fractured Atlas last Wednesday, Nov. 30, for a question and answer session with local artists at Topaz Arts in Woodside.   More...
Girls Take Jr. Varsity Tourney
The Martin Luther School Lady Cougars won the 12th Junior Varsity Invitational Basketball Tournament with pressure defense and a run-and-gun offense, beating St. Agnes 44-28 in the finals last Thursday, Dec. 1.   The Cougars (3-0/PSAA 1-0) forced 19 turnovers in the game (53 turnovers in the tournament).  More...
GEORGE KOCH of Glendale died on Monday, December 5, at the age of 77. A native of Queens, he was the beloved husband of Marilyn (nee Putre), devoted father of John, Mary and Lynn and dear brother of Mary Ann. He is also survived by eight grandchildren and was a member of Memorial Post 1815 and the Masonic Lodge of Whitestone.  More...
The proposed cutbacks to the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) are more profound than just eliminating next day delivery.  More...
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
Subway Changes   The MTA has scheduled a number of service changes for several subway lines throughout the city due to construction work.  More...