Author Archives: Cristabelle Tumola

Middle Village, local 10-year-old featured in soon-to-be-released movie


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Photos by Kelsey Bennett

Middle Village is ready for its close-up. The neighborhood is the backdrop for a soon-to-be-released film focusing on an ex-mafia captain (“capo”) as he comes to grips with how his former life has changed after spending the last 20 years in federal prison

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Guns, ammo, 33 pounds of pot found in woman’s luggage at JFK: officials


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Photos courtesy of @TSAmedia_LisaF

A Canadian woman was busted at John F. Kennedy International Airport Sunday morning after TSA officers discovered guns, ammunition and 58 bricks of marijuana hidden among cat litter, drink mixes and household items inside her baggage, officials said.

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Two killed, teen injured in Belt Parkway ramp crash


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Two young men were killed and a 14-year-old was hurt Thursday night after their car lost control near the Belt Parkway before slamming into a pole and then a tree, authorities said.

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Queens man nabbed at JFK for allegedly taking TSA agent’s handbag    


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A Queens man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport for stealing a TSA agent’s handbag not long after he was busted at the airport for unlawful solicitation of ground transportation, according to the Port Authority.

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