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Thieves get away with over $3,000 during gunpoint robbery at Bronx barbershop
CLAREMONT VILLAGE, the Bronx — Authorities are searching for the two men accused of stealing over $3,000 during a gunpoint robbery at a Bronx barbershop Tuesday evening.
Officials: Boy disappeared while swimming
A water and air search has been mounted for an 8-year-old Hempstead boy who disappeared while swimming with his brother off Long Beach Tuesday afternoon, officials said.The two, ages 8 and 11, were swimming in the water near Edwards Boulevard when they became separated in the water just before 6 p.m
Elderly Woman Found Dead in Kitchen of Burning Queens Home
What to KnowAn elderly woman was found dead inside her burning Queens home Monday eveningAudrey Hebling, 82, was pronounced dead when officials found her in the kitchen of the Bellerose home around 6:30 p.m.It wasn’t immediately clear what may have sparked the blaze, but the investigation is ongoing
2 Officers Hurt After Man Resists Arrest At Nasau Precinct: PD
According to authorities, 19-year-old Marc Linden tried to forcibly enter the Nassau County Police Department's Second Precinct, located at 7700 Jericho Turnpike in Woodbury, at 7:55 p.m. An officer tried to speak with Linden, but he attempted to push past the officer and began yelling, alarming civ
Coast Guard resumes air search for boy in ocean
Long Beach police are also searching for the 8-year-old boy, who got separated from his brother near Ocean Beach Park, officials say.
'I just knew I had to help,' says off-duty EMT who rushed to help stabbed teen on Bronx River Parkway - NY Daily News
An off-duty EMT who jumped out of her car after witnessing a brutal stabbing on the Bronx River Parkway gave the teenage victim a fighting chance at survival, police said Tuesday.Rowan Thomas, 21, told the Daily News she abandoned her car and rushed to the 14-year-old victim’s side Monday afternoon,
Steve Markowitz of Great Neck elected to fourth term as HTMC chair - The Island Now
Steven Markowitz was re-elected on Wednesday, June 13, to a fourth term as chairman of the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County. (Photo courtesy of the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County)
8-year-old boy disappears while swimming at beach
The child and his 11-year-old brother, both of Hempstead, had been swimming unsupervised near Ocean Beach Park off Edwards Boulevard at around 6 p.m. Tuesday before they became separated, officials said.
Teen clinging to life after stabbing on Bronx River Parkway
A teenager suffered life-threatening injuries when he was chased onto the Bronx River Parkway and stabbed by a group of men, police said.The 14-year-old was swimming in the Bronx River with friends just before 5:30 p.m. Monday when a large fight erupted between another group.The men then chased the
Corona family celebrates life of infant son after his death
Enlarge this imageCourtesy of Elizabeth OrtizA Corona family who lost their newborn son, Ellisander, last year to Omphalocele, has started an in the works nonprofit to spread awareness of this prenatal defect and all types of infant loss, by bringing grieving families together through support and ed
Stuck tree branch on truck damages cars in Queens
"Then I have to take care of this instead of going to work tomorrow, I'm going to have to get a loaner car," one owner said.
Neurologist from Great Neck honored for work fighting Alzheimer's - The Island Now
Dr. Alan Mazurek, pictured here with his wife Karen, was honored for his efforts to fight Alzheimer's disease. (Photo courtesy of the Alzheimer's Association)
Police: Crash closes Wantagh State Pkwy. lanes
A serious crash involving a vehicle and a pedestrian closed all southbound lanes of the Wantagh State Parkway on Tuesday morning in Wantagh, State Police said.The state Department of Transporation website said at 8:41 a.m. that a pedestrian was struck.The crash scene is south of the intersection wit
Man wanted for questioning in Bronx drive-by shooting: police
HIGHBRIDGE, the Bronx — Authorities are searching for a man wanted in connection with a drive-by shooting that left four people injured, police said Tuesday.
Mom, 4 girls attacked by 2 pit bulls in Bronx
It happened just before 10 p.m. at Pelham Parkway and Lurting Avenue in Morris Park, as Abida Kousar, her three daughters and a niece were headed home from a leisurely walk.
Search on for bat-wielding duo who attacked man in Bronx
The first suspect is described as being 27 to 35-years-old, medium build and bald. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, orange shorts, white shirts and a gold watch.
Photos: Sunday's LGBTQ Pride March In The Bronx
The big Manhattan gay Pride march happensthis coming Sunday, June 24th, but the Bronxthrew their own eventyesterday, with an exultant Pride march through Melrose along Third Avenue. The march was comparatively small but vibrant, and several members of the cast from the FX network's showPOSEwere in a
Boyfriend indicted for beating girlfriend, setting her on fire
Larry McGloster, 26, looked stonefaced during the brief appearance in Manhattan Criminal Court. The charges are still sealed, buthe was arrested on attempted murder, assault and arson rapsfor the gruesome June 12 attack.
Woman found dead after Far Rockaway fire: Cops
A 71-year-old woman was found dead early Monday after a fire in a high-rise building in Queens, police said.Firefighters responded to the fire on the 15th floor of the building on Seagirt Avenue, between Beach Eighth and Beach Sixth streets, in Far Rockaway at about 2:10 a.m. It was under control ab
Woman Stabbed To Death While Working With Horse At Belmont Park
ELMONT, NY – A woman was stabbed to death at Belmont Park racetrack Sunday morning while she was working with a horse and her ex-boyfriend is in custody, authorities said.