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Man Behind Two-Borough Stabbing, Carjacking Spree Awaits Sentencing
Man Behind Two-Borough Stabbing, Carjacking Spree Awaits Sentencing
News Jay Lane 1/18/2012 at 2:47PM

Man Behind Two-Borough Stabbing, Carjacking Spree Awaits Sentencing A man who admitted to killing four people and wounding two others in a 28-hour rampage is scheduled to be sentenced today. Maksim Gelman faces up to 100 years in prison when he’s sentenced in Brooklyn. He pleaded guilty to murder, assault and attempted murder in the [...]

Man who ‘killed’ wife took control of life-insurance payout for kids
Man who ‘killed’ wife took control of life-insurance payout for kids
News Jay Lane 12/29/2011 at 9:11AM

Man who ‘killed’ wife took control of life-insurance payout for kids The man being sued for allegedly murdering his Upper West Side wife surreptitiously took control of the $1.6 million life-insurance-policy payout she’d left behind for their two kids, The Post has learned. Rod Covlin, 39, filed papers in Westchester County Surrogate’s Court in April seeking [...]

Long Island City artist blending art and photography
Long Island City artist blending art and photography
Arts & Music Steve Mosco 10/24/2011 at 12:03PM

Far away from the static realm of everyday photography lies the work of Rafael Octavio Gonzalez. The Long Island City-bred artist puts a luminescent spin on the lens – surrounding the viewer and bringing the past and present together in one intimate, yet all-encompassing, image. His images are currently being presented in an ongoing exhibition [...]