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January 5, 2017  RSS feed
This Ridgewood-based cop donated 22 inches of hair to charity
One officer from the 104th Precinct made an impressive donation to the American Cancer Society by letting down her long locks of hair.  Police Officer Sandra Campos lopped off 22 inches of her hair at the Peter Cardella Senior Center in Ridgewood on Thursday night, Dec. 29, to make wigs for women and children who have been diagnosed with cancer.  More...

What started as a call about a trespasser in Maspeth last week ended with the arrest of a Jamaica man who allegedly had a big stash of pot in his possession, police announced.  William Cairns, 30, of 164th Street was taken into custody at a vacant home on 69th Lane just north of Grand Avenue at about 11:13 a.m. on Dec. 29.  More...

The Middle Village student who helped set up a coat drive which collected over 200 coats for New York Cares got a special treat last week, as the nonprofit organization invited him to tour their facility.  More...
He’s done it again. The man who robbed a Chase bank in Maspeth on the afternoon of Dec. 27 is the same culprit wanted for robbing five other Chase locations across Queens since September, police sources said.  According to police, the suspect robbed the Chase bank located at 54-12 48th St., near the Long Island Expressway, at about 2:59 p.m. on Dec. 27.  More...
Soccer Kids NYC, a soccer program based in Middle Village, is teaching children more than how to excel at soccer; it is teaching them important life lessons that they will take with them when they leave the pitch.  After playing soccer in high school and college, Noe Canales, founder of  More...
KONRAD MICHELITSCH of Bracey, VA, and Ridgewood, NY, died on Thursday, December 15, 2016 at the age of 87.  More...
The second day of 2017 marked five months since Howard Beach resident Karina Vetrano was found murdered in a local park. Even with this passage of time, her killer remains at large.  More...
Regarding Patt Mahony, the man who allegedly pushed a woman down a flight of stairs at a Forest Hills train station.  Mahony faces a misdemeanor assault charge. Misdemeanor?? Push someone down the stairs and it is a misdemeanor? That’s wrong.  QNS user MaryAnn   More...
THURSDAY, JAN. 5   Do you want to pursue a career as a paralegal? Learn more about Queens College’s Paralegal Studies Program during a special open house at 6 p.m. tonight. Queens College, 64-19 Kissena Blvd., Kissena Hall, Room 100, Flushing. For more information, visit www. qc.cuny.edu/paralegal.  More...