January 6, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

DA Brown Sworn In For Record Seventh Term

Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown was sworn in for his seventh consecutive full term as District Attorney of Queens County – extending his record as the longest-tenured District Attorney in Queens history.   More...

Follow These Rules For Christmas Tree Curbside Pickup

If your Christmas tree is beginning to resemble Charlie Brown’s, it’s time to unwind the tinsel and place the tree curbside for recycling by the city Department of Sanitation (DOS).Curbside collection of Christmas trees began on Monday, January 4 and More...

Grinch Charged For Stealing Astoria Christmas

A 26-year-old East Elmhurst man is facing up to four years in jail for stealing Christmas from several unsuspecting Astoria residents, authorities said.Queens District Attorney (DA) Richard Brown said Frank Garcia packed a blue cart at about 3 p.m. More...

Kissena Park Murder Arrest

Queens detectives last week charged a 25-year-old Brooklyn man in the murder of an Elmhurst woman, whose mutilated remains were found  inside Kissena Corridor Park in October.Christopher Sobers, of Flatbush, was arrested on December 28 and charg More...

Passenger Claims Airline Negligence In LaGuardia ‘Nosedive’ Crash

A 57-year-old Dutchess County man last week filed a negligence lawsuit against Southwest Airlines seeking unspecified damages for injuries he suffered in 2013 crash at LaGuardia Airport.Upstate chiropractor Kenneth Kochman, said he initially thought More...

Woodhaven Teen First ’16 City Murder

A 19-year-old Woodhaven woman found dead in her bed on New Year’s Day has become the city’s first murder victim of 2016, the city Medical Examiner’s Office reported.Jocelin Romo was found at about 10:45 p.m. More...

Cops Hunt Suspects In Third Guitar Center Robbery

Police are searching for three men and one woman who stole a guitar and a computer from a Long Island City Guitar Center store on December 21, the same store that was hit by thieves two other times since last October.Cops said the thieves made off wi More...

It’s In Queens! (Jan. 7 to Jan. 13)

Regardless of the temperature, a great ice cream event is approaching. Plus, it’s time to get a free piece of the Guinness World Record-breaking GingerBread Lane. More...

Mandate Long Life Batteries For Smoke Detectors

Gov. More...

Hunt Passenger In Deadly Teen Hit-Run

Police at the NYPD Accident Investigation Squad are searching for a man captured in a photo exiting a car that struck and killed a Queens teenager on December 15.Cops are seeking to question the man who was riding in the front passenger seat of a bac More...

New Clothing Bin Law In Effect

A bill signed recently by Gov. More...

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