December 11, 2009 RSS feed / Top Stories

Drug Arrest Draws Large Crowd

A man suspected of dealing drugs pushed a police officer and then fled towards a busy shopping plaza last week, drawing a large crowd and police officers from all over the peninsula. More...

Woman Assaulted With Brick On RBB

An unidentified Far Rockaway woman was assaulted by a group of teens, who hit her repeatedly over the head with their fists and with a brick, eyewitnesses say. Police were called to Rockaway Beach Boulevard and Beach 90 Street at about 1 p.m. More...

Paterson Seeks to Reduce Lead Poisoning Problems

Governor David A. Paterson has expressed his support for new measures that will be taken to improve children's health through the further reduction of childhood exposure to lead poisoning. More...

Weiner: Banks Charge Victims Of Bounced Checks

According to a recent survey by Rep. Anthony Weiner, many banks are charging high fees of up to $40 to victims who are written bad checks. More...

Man Missing A Day From Nursing Home

A Brooklyn man suffering from dementia disappeared from a Rockaway nursing home, which did not notify the family until the man was found late that night, disoriented and wandering around a Bushwick street, according to published sources. More...

Truck Stuck Under Elevated Subway Line

A grocery delivery truck driver took a road clearance sign at face value on Friday, December 4 and wound up wedging his large truck under the elevated subway line at Beach 106 Street. More...

Liu Seeks Answers On School Testing Anomaly

City Councilmember and Comptroller-elect John C. More...

Cops Seek 101 Precinct Jewelry Robbers

Detectives from the 101 Precinct in Far Rockaway are looking for four people who are wanted in connection with a jewelry store robbery in that precinct. More...

Police-On-Police Shootings Task Force Meets

Governor David A. Paterson's Police-on-Police Shootings Task Force convened a series of public hearings in Albany, New York City and White Plains, inviting participants to speak about police-on-police confrontations and shootings. More...


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