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Councilmember Eric Ulrich, wife welcome daughter
Councilmember Eric Ulrich, wife welcome daughter
News Queens Courier Staff 11/01/2012 at 10:10AM

Councilmember Eric Ulrich and his wife, Yadira, welcomed their first-born daughter to the world last night. Lily Ulrich was born at 7:42 p.m. last night weighing in at 7 pounds, 10 ounces. “This Halloween I received the sweetest treat, a beautiful baby girl. Please welcome Lily into the world,” Ulrich tweeted last night. Mother and [...]

Police seek woman for questioning in case of abandoned baby
Police seek woman for questioning in case of abandoned baby
News Alexa Altman 8/24/2012 at 11:07AM

Police are searching for the woman they believe is the mother of the baby girl abandoned outside the Woodside Houses on Sunday, August 19. Cathy Lu is wanted for questioning in connection with the baby, who was found by a passer-by, lying in the grass and wrapped in a bloody bed sheet outside the housing [...]

Shock at housing complex after newborn discovered
Shock at housing complex after newborn discovered
News Alexa Altman 8/22/2012 at 6:18PM

Residents of the Woodside Houses were in shock at what was left outside their complex. “I couldn’t believe someone would do that,” said a resident, who is a mother of five. “Why wouldn’t she just take it to the hospital?” The newborn baby girl is safe after being found abandoned outside the Woodside Houses on [...]

Assemblymember Simotas and husband welcome baby Eleni
Assemblymember Simotas and husband welcome baby Eleni
News Alexa Altman 8/08/2012 at 4:27PM

Assemblymember Aravella Simotas and her husband, John Katsanos, welcomed daughter Eleni into the world at 10:15 p.m.  on Tuesday, August 7. The little girl is a healthy 8 pounds, 9 ounces and 21.5 inches long.  According to a spokesperson, mom and baby are both doing well.

Little girl left on bus; driver charged
Little girl left on bus; driver charged
News Michael Pantelidis 4/20/2012 at 11:15AM

Police parked a private bus driver in prison after she left her vehicle unattended — with a toddler still aboard. Officers from the 110th Precinct responded to Christie Avenue and 99th Street in Corona at 9 a.m. on April 12 after receiving a 9-1-1 call from a Con Edison worker who spotted a child in [...]

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NYPD: Infant missing from Queens Hospital Center
NYPD: Infant missing from Queens Hospital Center
News Jay Lane 3/14/2012 at 7:43PM

A Queens woman is on the run with her 8-month-old baby girl, police say. Leila Rajnarie, 40, who does not have custody of her daughter, accompanied the baby and her foster parent to a doctor appointment shortly after noon today at Queens Hospital Center in Jamaica. In the middle of the meeting, Rajnarie man grabbed the baby [...]

Mom Throws Baby Out Window to Escape Suspicious Fire in Jamaica
Mom Throws Baby Out Window to Escape Suspicious Fire in Jamaica
News Jay Lane 2/23/2012 at 8:55AM

Mom Throws Baby Out Window to Escape Suspicious Fire in Jamaica A desperate mother threw her baby out the second-floor window of a Queens home that was engulfed by a suspicious blaze early Thursday, fire authorities and witnesses said. The child, who couldn’t have been more than 2 or 3 years old, landed safely in [...]

Queens hotel fire rescue
Queens hotel fire rescue
News Jay Lane 1/17/2012 at 9:05AM

Queens hotel fire rescue Firefighters fought their way through heavy smoke and shooting flames yesterday to rescue a man with no pulse from a burning Queens motel and bring him back to life. The victim was in a third-floor room at the Conduit Motor Inn in South Ozone Park at around 4 p.m. when members [...]