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City scofflaws to face the boot
City scofflaws to face the boot
News Alexa Altman 6/19/2012 at 12:54PM

Motorists with multiple parking tickets might soon find a pesky boot anchored to their car wheel as the city revs up to roll out its wheel lock program. The initiative, set to begin in north Brooklyn on Monday, June 25 and spread to the outer boroughs over the summer, targets scofflaw vehicles – those with [...]

Health Department fines frustrate Queens restaurant owners
Health Department fines frustrate Queens restaurant owners
Business Bob Doda 10/13/2011 at 11:58AM

While the city’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH) officials are cleaning up restaurants throughout the city, restaurant owners are claiming their wallets are being cleaned out at the same time. Starting in July 2010, the DOHMH made it a requirement for restaurant owners to post the letter grade results of their sanitary inspection. [...]

Queens’ Morning Round Up – 10/13/2011: Sheehan taken into custody
Queens’ Morning Round Up – 10/13/2011: Sheehan taken into custody
News Jay Lane 10/13/2011 at 10:49AM

Barbara Sheehan taken into custody on gun conviction Barbara Sheehan may have dodged a bullet (pun very much intended) by beating the murder charge, but she couldn’t get around the gun charge. Yesterday afternoon Sheehan reported to Queens Supreme Court where she was taken into custody for criminal gun possession, a charge in which she [...]