Queens Newswire (Page 9)

Queens Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Queens, NY. (Page 9)

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  1. Queens boy, 14, goes missing from Long Island City homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Tahfarie Gidarisingh was last seen at 41-06 Vernon Blvd., a stretch of apartments one block east of Queensbridge Park in Long Island City.

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  2. Family of Queens dad who died after accident gets $10MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | New York Daily News

    On Dec. 28, 2011, Anthony DiCiervo, 46, was on his way to work in Long Island City when his 2002 Chevrolet Camaro coupe was hit from behind by a truck belonging to Brooklyn Bottling Corp.

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  3. EXCLUSIVE: Unarmed guards face violence in homeless sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Boulevard Homeless Shelter resident Jeffery Martin, 58, poses for photos after talking to the Daily News concerning his fellow resident who was nearly decapitated. It was 3:25 p.m. on Oct. 9, and an officer with the Department of Homeless Services was on his way to work.

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  4. Malcolm X's home is firebombed in 1965Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Malcolm X was bombed out of his home in East Elmhurst, Queens.

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  5. Deadly Whitestone, Queens fire started by lit cigaretteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The fire started in the basement - where there were no fire alarms.

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  6. Deadly Whitestone, Queens fire started by lit cigaretteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Firefighters battling the blaze at 154-32 Riverside Drive in Whitestone found Mario Dimisa, 74, who had tried to put the fire out before calling 911. Mario Dimisa was found dead by firefighters as they doused the Thursday night basement fire on Riverside Drive by Powells Cove Blvd. in Whitestone.

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  7. Queens candyman abducted from outsidehome, held for 6 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Queens candyman abducted from outside his home, held for six hours before return; third time he's been abducted since 2012 The man, who has a candy route and is known to carry a large amount of cash on him, was held for six hours before coming back to his Queens home with a gash on his head. A 38-year-old man who owns a candy route and was known to carry large amounts of money with him was grabbed and held for nearly six hours after he parked outside his Queens driveway Thursday night, officials said.

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  8. Ex-cabbie claims he robbed Chinese women over poor tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | New York Daily News

    A bigoted former cabbie busted for roughing up and robbing two Chinese women in Queens said he did it because Chinese women are lousy tippers, the Daily News has learned. Key Lee, who is Korean, was arraigned Thursday, his 34th birthday, on charges including robbery and assault, both as a hate crime.

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  9. Fire kills 1 at home in Whitestone, QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | New York Daily News

    One person is dead after a blaze at a Queens home late Thursday, authorities said.

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  10. Queens street will be named after Knicks great Anthony MasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Anthony Mason, who grew up in South Jamica, was a fan favorite on the Knicks. A Queens street will be named after him.

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  11. NY pol vows to pass bill removing sales tax on tamponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The leader of state Senate is promising to pass legislation that will remove the sales tax on tampons and other feminine hygiene items, the Daily News has learned. Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan on Thursday threw his support behind legislation sponsored by Sen. Sue Serino and Manhattan Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal, a Democrat, that would remove the tax.

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  12. Two NYC libraries are devoted to black historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The Schomburg in Harlem is part of the New York Public Library system and named for Puerto Rican scholar Arthur Schomburg. It opened in 1905 and adopted its black culture focus in the early 1920s.

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  13. Queens man arrested for huge weapons stockpile with 17 gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The man's apartment in Rego Park was full of guns, rounds of ammunition, gunpowder and Kevlar vests and armor plates. The man, Guo Shou, faces seven years in prison.

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  14. EXCLUSIVE: Man held woman hostage in Queens basement sex denRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | New York Daily News

    A sex den was found in the basement of 89-11 196th St. after a frantic phone call by a sex abuse victim was made to 911. A 20-year-old man has been arrested for holding a woman against her will in a Queens basement and forcing her into prostitution, officials said Wednesday.

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  15. Teen girl fatally struck in Queens hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The 16-year-old was crossing Sunrise Highway near Francis Lewis Blvd. in Rosedale, Queens, when the deadly incident took place early Wednesday. A 16-year-old girl was fatally struck early Wednesday in Queens by a van which fled the scene, cops said.

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  16. Sam Schwartz: It's a brilliant streetcar planRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Mayor de Blasio's plans to build a streetcar along the Brooklyn-Queens waterfront - called the BQX - should be welcomed by all New Yorkers. Not only will the project serve the hundreds of thousands of people living and working within a half-mile of the route, but it also will bring back a sorely missed mode of transport - one which dominated urban transit in New York City from the mid-19th to mid-20th centuries.

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  17. Queens woman tells how slasher attacked her while joggingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | New York Daily News

    The shaken Queens woman who was randomly slashed while jogging Sunday says she can't put weight on her injury without it starting to bleed again. At her East Elmhurst home Monday, 19-year-old Vannesa Echeverry told the Daily News the shocking attack that left six stitches on her left thigh started with a routine walk to her car.

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  18. A fabulous idea, maybeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Get ready to board the streetcar named de Blasio, envisioned by New York's ever-aspirational mayor to link Queens and Brooklyn along their booming but currently transit-poor waterfronts. The imagination ignites with jaunts: from work at Sunset Park's Industry City or NYU Lutheran, to groceries at Red Hook's Fairway or the Navy Yard's coming Wegmans, to home, be it in a new Greenpoint condo or Long Island City's Queensbridge housing project.

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  19. Feb. 8: Horses, subway sleeping and Obama and the mosqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Portland, Ore.: Last August, I flew into New York with a friend of 40 years. What was the first thing we did in Central Park? We took a carriage ride.

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  20. 'Gridlock Sam' backs de Blasio's Brooklyn-Queens tram ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Former New York City Traffic Commissioner "Gridlock Sam" Schwartz said he is "thrilled" about the mayor's proposed Brooklyn-Queens tram system. Former New York City Traffic Commissioner "Gridlock Sam" Schwartz on Sunday enthusiastically endorsed Mayor de Blasio's proposed streetcar project that would run along the Brooklyn and Queens waterfront.

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