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August 6, 2015  RSS feed
Queens residents enjoy a fun ‘Night Out’ with New York’s Finest
Promoting greater harmony between police and the people they serve, the Aug. 4 National Night Out Against Crime brought thousands of Queens residents out to venues across the “World’s Borough” for family-friendly activities. More...

A Glendale man arrested after voicing threats against police ofcers in the wake of two cop killings last December will spend the next three years behind bars after pleading guilty to a weapons possession charge, prosecutors announced on Aug. 3.  More...

Want promises kept at Rheingold brewery
“No affordable housing, no construction,” was the refrain from Bushwick residents on July 30 as they continued their fight to secure affordable housing at the redevelopment of the former Rheingold Brewery site.  More...
102nd Precinct Kew Gardens, Richmond Hill, Woodhaven Kew Gardens, and Ozone Park Woodhaven deli burglars wanted Cops have released photos of two suspects who broke into a Woodhaven deli. More...
A monstrously talented field has lined up for the co-richest race of the 147th Saratoga Race Course meet — the Grade 1, $1.25 million Whitney on Aug. 8 — including last year’s Belmont Stakes winner, Tonalist.  More...
RICHARD J. BRUNTROP died on Monday, Aug. 3, at the age of 89. He was the beloved husband of Martha Bruntrop. A private cremation was held on Tuesday, Aug. 4, at Fresh Pond Crematory, Middle Village, under the direction of Papavero Funeral Home, 72-27 Grand Ave., Maspeth.   More...
It’s no secret to anyone who drives on Woodhaven Boulevard, or uses one of the many bus lines that travel it, that the road is in bad shape and in sore need of improvement from various angles.  More...
Here in northeast Queens, airplane noise from LaGuardia Airport is overwhelming, from before 6 a.m. to well after midnight most days, with planes booming overhead every 1 to 3 minutes, one after another, after another.  More...
Queens is New York City’s fastestgrowing borough. We are experiencing not only the largest increase in population, but also growth in workforce and economic development. As a city, it is crucial we support this growth with an expansion of smart, sustainable transportation. More...
with Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta films in Maspeth, Middle Village
Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta hit the streets of Maspeth and Middle Village this week to film scenes for the new NBC police procedural “Shades of Blue.”  More...