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Bayside architect wins design award for turning a Little Neck home into a mini-mansion

A Bayside-based architect continues to receive accolades for his design work around Queens. Tim Hao, who lives and works in the northeastern Queens neighborhood, has been in the architecture business for 34 years. In December, the Queens Chamber of Commerce awarded Hao the 2017 Excellent Design Awar

QNS.COM - 2018-01-16 23:00:11

Man Tased by cops during traffic stop after allegedly threatening their kids

A man was Tased by police while resisting arrest in Queens - and he allegedly threatened to follow them home and hurt their children, police said on Tuesday. "I'm going to find out where you live and f-k up your kids," Sean Marcellin, 24, allegedly told plain-clothes cops who pulled him over in Far

NEW YORK POST - 2018-01-16 18:54:15

Huntington lawyer aimed gun at client, cops say

Suffolk police arrested a defense attorney at his Huntington office Monday after, police said, he pointed a handgun at one of his clients during a dispute. Pierre Bazile, 46, of Albemarle Avenue in Huntington Station was charged with second-degree menacing, a misdemeanor, shortly after the skirmish

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-16 01:53:46

Television series 'Power' to film scenes around Bayside this week

A television network's most-watched program will set up in Bayside this week for production. Starz Network's "Power" will film in the northeastern Queens neighborhood on Jan. 16 and 17. "Power" is an American crime drama which follows a wealthy New York night club owner who lives a double life as a

QNS.COM - 2018-01-16 18:40:22

Far Rockaway Pays Tribute To Manny Fiallo Jr.

Manny Fiallo Jr., the Far Rockaway man who dedicated the last 12 years of his life to making his hometown a better place, was immortalized on Monday morning by family, friends, police and elected officials who worked alongside him in his mission. The corner of 22nd Street and Mott Avenue will now be

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-16 19:23:59

Six-year-old Westbury girl's dancing mishap ready for prime time

Video of the little girl lip-synching a Taylor Swift song before she falls into a sink will make its national debut Sunday night on popular ABC show. A Westbury girl's adorable antics have landed her a spot on an episode of "America's Funniest Home Videos," set to air Sunday night. Lia Valenti, 6,


ICYMI: Meth, Cocaine, Heroin Among Drugs Found In Woodbury Home

Incase you missed it, here's a story that appeared last month in Syosset Patch: WOODBURY, NY - Two Woodbury men were arrested after $5,000 worth of crystal meth and other drugs were found in their apartment on Tuesday evening, according to Nassau Police. An investigation led to a search warrant of a


Garland Jeffreys, Livingston Taylor among first acts at new My Father's Place in Roslyn

Garland Jeffreys, Livingston Taylor, The Blasters and blues great John Hammond will be among the first acts to play My Father's Place at The Roslyn Hotel when it opens in late June. The artists for a special grand opening concert have yet to be announced. My Father's Place brought the likes of Bruce

NEWSDAY - 2018-01-15 18:00:00

Authorities: Double shooting leaves 1 dead, 1 injured

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a double shooting at a neighborhood grocery left one person dead and injured another. The Florida Times-Union reported Sunday that both victims were shot when gunfire erupted at the Highlands Food Mart. Authorities say several people were outside and inside

FORT BEND HERALD - 2018-01-16 15:41:00

Sterling rally runs out of gas in 42-37 loss to Channelview

The Sterling Rangers girls had Channelview right where they wanted them. But they couldn't close the deal. Ryya Griffin hit a lay-up after Sterling forced a turnover to tie the game at 34 with 4:13 left. It would serve as the high point for the Lady Rangers in a 42-37 loss. Missed free throws and l


3 injured in drive-by shooting on Martin Luther King Boulevard

Houston police are investigating a drive-by shooting on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Southeast Houston. Three people were reportedly injured by the shooting, which happened around 8:15 p.m. Monday at the intersection of MLK Boulevard and Belfort Street at a Shell gas station. One person was taken

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 02:52:00

HPD: Man struck, killed by truck while running across road

HOUSTON - A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a truck while running back and forth across a northwest Houston road. According to the Houston Police Department, an adult male was seen running back and forth across Hempstead Road, with multiple cars just missing him. However, police said a p

KHOU - 2018-01-16 12:05:49

Flu patients leave Texas hospitals strapped

Big-city hospitals in Texas have been overwhelmed this week by an influx of flu patients, and state health officials say influenza activity is widespread across the state. At Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, waiting rooms turned into exam areas as a medical tent was built in order to deal with


Texas ISDs announce school closures for Tuesday

Huntsville, Sealy and Navasota school districts have cancelled Tuesday classes ahead of potential winter weather. Katy Independent School District also rescheduled all sports games for Wednesday. By Monday afternoon, no other Houston-area school district had announced it would close schools or alter

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2018-01-15 22:40:00

Affluent couple ambushed, shot execution-style in shocking gated-community double slaying: Police

Police are investigating a double slaying after finding a Texas couple bound and shot execution-style inside their home in a gated community. The Houston Chronicle reported that Bao and Jenny Lam, both 61, were both found shot to death late Sunday inside their ransacked Spring home. "Everything was

CRIMEONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 18:55:27

Couple bound, shot dead in mysterious double killing in Houston

Authorities in Houston are investigating a couple's mysterious double killing in a secluded section of the city. The victims' son called authorities on Jan. 13 after not hearing from them since last Thursday, the Harris County Sheriff's Office said. When deputies went inside the home they found Bao

ABC13 HOUSTON - 2018-01-15 17:29:06

Man fatally shot near Codman Square, 2018's fourth homicide in four days

A man was shot to death near Codman Square early Sunday evening, police said. Officers responded to calls of a person shot in the area of Kenwood and Washington streets at about 5:30 p.m. They found the victim, who has not been publicly identified, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced d

DORCHESTER REPORTER - 2018-01-15 17:20:17

Quincy man arrested for cocaine distribution

QUINCY - A 36-year old Quincy man is facing a slew of charges after police searched his home following what they called an "investigation into the distribution of crack cocaine." Darryl Clemons, of 36 Edinboro Road, Apt. 1R, was arrested on Friday. He is expected to be arraigned in Quincy District C

PATRIOT LEDGER - 2018-01-15 19:22:50

Fatal Dorchester Shooting Is Fourth In As Many Days

BOSTON, MA - A man is dead following a shooting in Dorchester, according to multiple reports. The shooting reportedly occurred on Kenwood Street. There was also a Sunday morning shooting in Roxbury. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries, police said. This is the fourth Boston homicide i

PATCH - 2018-01-15 00:26:15

Mother saw 'fire shooting out of a window' in Mattapan

A woman and her son nearly perished in Sunday's Mattapan fire when she awoke to a noise but then went back to bed. Georgia Richards said she was asleep at 11 p.m. in her third-floor apartment on Evelyn Street when she felt her bed "jerk," as though someone had sat on it. "Then I heard boom, boom, b

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-01-16 08:00:00