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Howard Beach Bank Robbed

Howard Beach Bank Robbed

Approximately $400,000 was stolen from the ATM machines at the Citibank branch in Howard Beach over the weekend, bank and law enforcement sources confirmed this…

CEC 27 Nixes Middle School Choice Plan

CEC 27 Nixes Middle School Choice Plan

  Parents with children at District 27 opposed to the controversial middle school choice proposal can rest easy—at least, for now. Citing the loud opposition…

Bloomberg Doesn’t Back Down on Turnaround

Bloomberg Doesn’t Back Down on Turnaround

Despite a breakthrough from Albany in the deadlocked debate on teacher evaluations, 33 city schools—including eight in Queens—may still replace half their teachers as part…

Rego Park Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse

Rego Park Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse

A Rego Park teacher who was investigated in 2000 for inappropriately touching students was arrested Thursday, Feb. 16 for allegedly sexually abusing two boys in…

Casino Employees Fake Player Cards

Two employees at Resorts World Casino at Aqueduct Racetrack face up to seven years in prison after they were charged with generating and distributing between…

Traffic Barrier Hurts Retail

Traffic Barrier Hurts Retail

With one traffic change already in the books, a local politician has shifted his attention to another transportation issue. State Senator Joe Addabbo (D-Howard Beach)…

Police Seek Suspect In Attempted Rape

Police Seek Suspect In Attempted Rape

Police are searching for the suspect in an attempted rape near the Ridgewood-Glendale border on Sunday night. At about 10:30 p.m., a man grabbed a…

Three Stabbed in Woodside Park

Three Stabbed in Woodside Park

Three people were stabbed in the intersection of 39th Road and 52nd Street next to the Lawrence Virgillio Playground in Woodside around 7:30 p.m. on…

Three Stabbed in Woodside

By Jeremiah Dobruck Three people were stabbed in the intersection of 39th Road and 52nd Street next to the Lawrence Virgillio Playground around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday….