Jamaica nursing home celebrates more than a dozen centennial residents


| ejankiewicz@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Eric Jankiewicz

This week, the Chapin Nursing Home will have more than a dozen residents who are a century or more old. And to celebrate the occasion the administrators are going to hold a birthday for all of them on Wednesday.

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Man charged with murder in shooting of 15-year-old girl in Jamaica


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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An arrest was made in connection to the fatal shooting of a 15-year-old girl inside a Jamaica home Wednesday night, sources said.

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Police arrest St. Albans teen for firing gun in Jamaica


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy NYPD

Michael Jones of St. Albans got into a verbal dispute with a group around 11:20 p.m. on Saturday near Merrick Blvd and 119th Avenue, police said, and fired two rounds at the people.

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