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Cops probing homicide in Woodside
Police Liam La Guerre 7/26/2014 at 6:56PM

Cops arrived at 37-27 57th St. at about 1 a.m. on Saturday following a 9-1-1 call about a man who had been shot. They found a 24-year-old male with a head wound and a 25-year-old man who was shot in his left leg and back.

Truck fatally hits 8-year-old boy in Woodside; driver charged
Truck fatally hits 8-year-old boy in Woodside; driver charged
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/20/2013 at 10:25AM

A third grader was struck and killed by a truck at a Woodside intersection Friday morning as he was on his way to school. Noshat Nahian, 8, was crossing the street with his 11-year-old sister around 8 a.m. when a tractor trailer traveling southbound on 61st Street made a left turn, striking him with its rear tires, [...]

Famous Famiglia opens at Jackson Heights subway station
Famous Famiglia opens at Jackson Heights subway station
Business Angy Altamirano 12/09/2013 at 4:31PM

Famous Famiglia pizzeria opened its doors on Monday, December 9 at the subway station on 75th Street and Roosevelt Avenue together with local elected officials, family and friends. The pizza chain beat out a total of 12 other proposals which vied to call the vacant 4,000-square-foot space home in 2010, after the MTA advertised a new request for proposals. Famous Famiglia won and signed a lease in 2011.

Teen pedestrian killed by hit-and-run driver
News Maggie Hayes 9/29/2013 at 10:56AM

Luis Bravo was walking on Broadway at 58th Street when a car driving by struck and killed him. Saturday, September 28 around 11 p.m., police responded to a 9-1-1 call of a car accident involving Bravo, 19, police said, within the confines of the 108th Precinct. Upon arrival, police found Bravo unconscious and unresponsive, with [...]