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Search on for 2 men who robbed 2 delis within 20 minutes

Police are on the lookout for two men wanted in connection with two robberies. One was in Brooklyn and one in Queens, and they happened within the same hour. Their first target was a deli on Avenue L in Canarsie on January 11th. They demanded money from an employee and got away with $1,000. Then jus

ABC7NY.COM - 2018-01-21 14:21:57

NYPD: Men rob delis in Brooklyn, Queens within 20 minutes

City police are searching for the men they say are responsible for deli robberies in Brooklyn and Queens that occurred within 20 minutes of each other. The first robbery happened Jan. 11 around 9:40 p.m. at Avenue L near East 98th St. in Canarsie, according to authorities. Officials said the two men

NY1 - 2018-01-21 00:25:00

Fake 9-1-1 by N.Y. woman possibly angry over Bayonne court fine lands her in jail: cops

Frustration over a motor vehicle fine prompted a New York woman to call in a false report of a wounded officer on Halloween night, police said. Abigail Contreras, 24, of Maspeth, was arrested and charged with false reports to law enforcement authorities after a police investigation traced the phony

NJ.COM - 2018-01-20 08:00:00

Queens No. 7 train runs over man lying on tracks, leaving him critically injured

An unhinged man lying on the subway tracks was run over by a Queens train early Friday, leaving him clinging to life, police said. The motorman operating the No. 7 train coming into the 82nd St./Jackson Heights station saw the victim lying on the tracks about 2:45 a.m. but couldn't stop in time.

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 19:14:11

Ozone Park man gets locked up for sexually assaulting and taking x-rated pictures of teen girl

An Ozone Park man will be spending up to the next eight years behind bars for sexually abusing and taking x-rated pictures of a 14-year-old girl nearly two years ago. According to Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown, Robert Pou, 54, of 101st Avenue pleaded guilty back in November of 2017 to us

QNS.COM - 2018-01-19 20:30:02

Woman, 72, put in headlock, punched and robbed in Queens: police

OZONE PARK, Queens - A man is being sought for putting a 72-year-old woman in a headlock, punching her in the face and robbing her of a Medicare benefits card, police said Friday. A man sought by police in the assault and robbery of a woman in Queens on Jan. 11, 2017, is seen in surveillance footage


A forgotten name for a Ridgewood community: Our Neighborhood, The Way it Was

Ask someone about the location of St. James Park and the answer could be somewhere in the Bronx or in London, England. But we wonder how many of our readers are aware that the name once referred to a section of Ridgewood. Today, much of what once was known as St. James Park is commonly referred to a

QNS.COM - 2018-01-20 20:00:23

Ozone Park Man Sentenced Up To Eight Years For Sex Crimes

An Ozone Park man was sentenced to four to eight years in prison after he pleaded guilty to numerous sex crimes committed against a minor in November 2016. Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said that 54-year-old Robert Pou, of 101st Avenue, was sentenced on Thursday. According to reports, the i

QUEENSTRIBUNE.COM - 2018-01-19 18:35:37

Open House Map - East

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MADISON - 2018-01-21 08:17:26

UW-Madison, Wisconsin National Guard face challenges in federal government shutdown

Buy Now Bucky Badger frames the Abraham Lincoln statue on Bascom Hill at UW-Madison. Students receiving federal financial aid won't be immediately impacted by the government shutdown, UW-Madison spokesman John Lucas said. Students receiving federal financial aid to attend area colleges and universit

WISCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-21 10:55:00

UW Extension here to stay, but upcoming merger could change function

Nick Baker's official job title is agriculture agent for UW Extension's Rock County office. But recently, his work responsibilities have taken him beyond his title's geographical limits. Baker has fielded most of Walworth County's farm calls for the past year, after the county's agriculture agent re

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Roach: No particular place to go

Recent circumstances required me to clear my head. When I was a younger man that meant a five-mile run. Age has made that a lost alternative, so I tried something I've never done. Something that sounds old, but wasn't at all. I took a drive in the country. This is a stress response that I have long

CHANNEL 3000 - 2018-01-20 13:00:28

Scott Walker is undermining democracy

Gov. Scott Walker is deliberately denying Wisconsinites representation in the Legislature by refusing to call special elections to fill open seats in the state Assembly and the state Senate. In doing so, he is rejecting the clear intent of Wisconsin's statutes, which declare: "Any vacancy in the off

MADISON - 2018-01-21 12:45:00

Sauk City joins nationwide Women's March

MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)-- Thousands gathered around the nation Saturday, wielding signs and sporting pink hats, at Women's Marches in numerous cities around the U.S. - the second such protest since Donald Trump entered the White House. Brandishing signs reading "The future is female," nearly 100 people

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-20 21:50:00

By Anna Marie Lux amarielux@gazettextra.com

Marjorie "Marge" Van Galder skipped around the Janesville railroad depot smiling and talking to people on a lovely autumn day in 1918. As the vibrant child waited with her mother for her Aunt Abby to arrive on a train, a woman offered Marge a piece of candy. Before 5-year-old Marge could put the can

JANESVILLE GAZETTE - 2018-01-20 06:44:19

Garage fire causes $70K in damage

TOWN OF SPRINGDALE, Wis. (WMTV) -- A garage fire broke out in the Town of Springdale Friday night. Dane County Deputies responded to an unattached, garage fire in the 2600 Block of CTH J in the Town of Springdale. Upon arrival, the garage was fully engulfed in flames. Fire personnel from Verona, Mt

NBC15.COM - 2018-01-21 04:33:00

What Happens Now? Agencies impacted by federal shutdown

MARTINSVILLE-The National Weather Service in Blacksburg sent out a notice Saturday morning, telling its social media followers that there would be fewer posts in the days to come. The operation sent out a statement, explaining that while they would continue to monitor the weather, workers would be l

MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN - 2018-01-21 03:34:00

Winter-weather wisdom: Tips for coping with the cold

Simply put, bring them inside. As of this year in Roanoke, it is illegal to tie an animal outside for more than three hours between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m., and for any time at all between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., regardless of weather. Of course, many pets love to go outside in the cold, and then come back i

ROANOKE TIMES - 2018-01-21 05:00:00

Ray Kass celebrated with exhibitions across the Virginia Tech campus

BLACKSBURG, VA.- Kass has an extensive record of national and international exhibitions. His work, which has influenced generations of artists, is being featured in exhibitions at the Moss Arts Center, Perspective Gallery, and Armory Gallery. Recognized nationally and internationally for his evocat

ARTDAILY.COM - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

A local high school senior is headed up north - way up north

In about a month, a local teenager will be taking the trip of a lifetime - to the Arctic Circle. Andre Shannon is one of two Southwest Virginia Governor's School students to be chosen for a research project studying sea ice in Barrow, Alaska February 24 - March 3. The project, led by Radford Univers

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA TODAY - 2018-01-20 14:41:00