George Zimmerman

Zimmerman verdict reaction felt from Florida to Queens
News Maggie Hayes 7/16/2013 at 2:13PM

From television to the streets to social media, people all over the nation — and the borough — are reacting to the not-guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. The trial against Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin lasted roughly three weeks. In the end, on Saturday, July 13, the defendant was acquitted [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 12/07/2012 at 7:21AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: A chance of light rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Friday night: Rain likely, mainly after 9pm. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%. EVENT of the DAY: Free First Fridays The Noguchi Museum is pleased to [...]

Stabbed police officer’s 4-year-old waits as he heals in hospital
Stabbed police officer’s 4-year-old waits as he heals in hospital
News Michael Pantelidis 4/22/2012 at 4:49PM

Stabbed police officer’s 4-year-old waits as he heals in hospital A 4-year-old girl has desperately waited to see her hero cop father since he was stabbed in the brain by a mental patient, a relative told the Daily News Saturday. “I wanna see my dad,” the little girl has been telling her family as her [...]

Plainclothes officer shoots man in Queens Village
Plainclothes officer shoots man in Queens Village
News Michael Pantelidis 4/21/2012 at 5:26PM

Plainclothes officer shoots man in Queens Village A plainclothes officer shot a man who pointed a gun at him inQueensVillageyesterday, law enforcement sources said. The 30-year-old man was wanted in connection with a shooting that took place earlier this month and his gun was recovered at the scene, cops said. A spokesman for the Fire [...]

March in memory of Trayvon Martin
March in memory of Trayvon Martin
News Crystal Hudson 4/04/2012 at 2:42PM

Trayvon Martin may have lived and died in Florida, but the circumstances surrounding his death have struck a chord in Queens. On Saturday, March 31, Councilmember Leroy Comrie,the Commission on Social Action (COSA) and the Greater Allen AME Cathedral sponsored a march in honor of those whose lives have been lost to gun violence. Among [...]

Councilmembers don hoodies for Trayvon Martin
Councilmembers don hoodies for Trayvon Martin
News Billy Rennison 3/30/2012 at 11:10AM

Members of the city council donned hoodies and stood on the steps of City Hall recently in a show of support to the family Trayvon Martin in the wake of the teen’s death. Around the country, residents — from lawmakers to citizens — have worn hooded sweatshirts to bring awareness to the shooting of the [...]

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