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Husband and wife developers plead guilty to illegally selling Elmhurst condos
Husband and wife developers plead guilty to illegally selling Elmhurst condos
Top Stories Melissa Chan 6/24/2013 at 1:52PM

Two notorious Queens developers pleaded guilty last week to flouting a court order and illegally selling condo units, the attorney general said. Tommy and Alice Huang were permanently barred from selling co-ops and condos in the state after they cheated Flushing home buyers in 1999. But on June 19, the Huangs admitted to fraudulently selling [...]

Former Queens teacher pleads guilty to rape of student
Former Queens teacher pleads guilty to rape of student
Police Melissa Chan 5/21/2013 at 3:05PM

A Queens middle school teacher charged with statutory rape has pleaded guilty and is expected to be sentenced to six months in jail as part of a plea deal, officials said. Daniel Reilly, 36, admitted to having sex multiple times at his Forest Hills home with a 14-year-old girl he used to teach, said District [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 11/15/2012 at 8:24AM

Today’s Forecast Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 7 mph. EVENT of the DAY: LIC Bar: Comedy and Trivia Show Every Thursday night Stephanie Holmes brings you hilarious and creative trivia. With categories like “name that [...]

Flushing High School principal arrested for possession of meth (UPDATED)
Flushing High School principal arrested for possession of meth (UPDATED)
News Melissa Chan 7/18/2012 at 6:29PM

Carl Hudson, principal of Flushing High School, was arrested Tuesday night and charged with one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance after cops say they found a ziplock bag full of methamphetamine and a glass pipe in his car. The 33-year-old city schools employee was taken into custody on July 17 in front [...]

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Ex-Rutgers student Dharun Ravi found guilty in webcam spy case
News Jay Lane 3/16/2012 at 12:05PM

A former Rutgers University student accused of using a webcam to spy on his gay roommate’s love life has been convicted of bias intimidation and invasion of privacy in a case that exploded into the headlines when the victim of the snooping committed suicide. Twenty-year-old Dharun Ravi could face 10 years in prison when he’s sentenced. [...]

Former hospital exec Robert Aquino pleads guilty to bribery
News Melissa Chan 1/04/2012 at 2:21PM

A current of corruption and conspiracy came crashing down after former Queens hospital executive Robert Aquino pleaded guilty to bribing former State Senator Carl Kruger. According to the FBI, Aquino — the former CEO of the now defunct Parkway Hospital — confessed on Tuesday, January 3 to one count of conspiracy to commit bribery. According [...]

Vigil held for Barbara Sheehan
Vigil held for Barbara Sheehan
News Michael Pantelidis 10/19/2011 at 2:09PM

Howard Beach residents have sent a clear message to Barbara Sheehan – “you are not alone.” Over 100 people attended a vigil held at Ave Maria Catholic Academy, located at 158-20 101st Street, on Sunday, October 16 to express support for their neighbor. Barbara is currently in prison awaiting sentencing after being convicted of criminal [...]