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South Ozone Park woman shot and killed
News Billy Rennison 3/19/2012 at 9:39AM

A woman was shot and killed Sunday morning in front of her South Ozone Park home, according to police. A man was also hit during the early morning shooting.  Both victims were taken to Jamaica Hospital. The woman was announced dead on arrival with gunshots to the stomach, police said. The investigation is ongoing.

One teen, two others shot on Jamaica Avenue
One teen, two others shot on Jamaica Avenue
News Billy Rennison 3/01/2012 at 5:35PM

One teenager and two 20-year-olds were shot on Jamaica Avenue in what was according to witnesses, likely gang-related activity. The shootings took place outside a Jamaica Avenue Wendy’s this afternoon at approximately 3 p.m. Two victims were shot in the leg, with one taking a bullet to the arm. The victims were a 17-year-old black [...]

Civic focuses on health, safety
Civic focuses on health, safety
News Queens Courier Staff 2/02/2012 at 4:29PM

The Board of the Howard Beach Civic Association invited Dr. Richard Pinskor of Jamaica Hospital and Dr. Frans Verhagen of Sane Aviation for Everyone (SAFE), Inc. to address its meeting on January 31. The former mostly focused on the health effects of JFK Airport, while the latter urged the civic members to get involved in [...]

Brother of Cowboys receiver Kevin Ogletree shot
News Michael Pantelidis 1/10/2012 at 9:08AM

Police say the older brother of Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree is currently hospitalized and in critical condition after he was shot in the head by an unidentified gunman. Calvin Ogletree, 25, was shot on January 6 at approximately 3 p.m. near 200-02 Linden Boulevard in St. Albans. He was taken to Jamaica Hospital, [...]

New Year, new babies in Queens
New Year, new babies in Queens
News Alexa Altman 1/03/2012 at 3:46PM

A second after the clock struck midnight, Nicolette Hunt came into the world. Officials at North Shore LIJ Hospital said the seven-pound baby was the first born on their campus in the New Year, as well as one of the city’s first newborns. Eleni and James Hunt, of Little Neck, welcomed their New Year’s Day [...]

Fatal Accident on the Belt Parkway
News Toni Cimino 12/19/2011 at 10:25AM

On Saturday, December, 17 2011 at 0420 hours, police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in the vicinity of the Belt Parkway and 116th Street, located within the confines of the 106 Precinct.  Upon arrival, responding officers determined that a 2009 Toyota Corolla, operated by a M/B/26 along with 4 additional passengers, [...]

Jamaica Hospital Holiday Party
Jamaica Hospital Holiday Party
News Queens Courier Staff 12/16/2011 at 1:39PM

Members and guests of the Jamaica Hospital Ambulatory Care Unit enjoyed the annual holiday party, held on December 12, during which they celebrated and sang along with keyboard artist Tony Granato.

4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski
4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski
News Jay Lane 12/13/2011 at 8:46AM

4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski The accomplice who fled from cops after his low-life pal shot and killed Officer Peter Figoski has been caught, police said Tuesday. Three other suspects were also taken into custody overnight — two neighbors who live across the street and the alleged getaway driver. The accomplice was arrested [...]

Man shot dead in Jamaica
Police Billy Rennison 12/12/2011 at 12:01PM

Police responded to a male shot in Jamaica just after midnight on Monday, December 12.  Officers arrived to find Joe Nash, 37, lying in the street at 171st Street and Jamaica Avenue with a gunshot to the hip.  EMS responded and took Nash to Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced dead on arrival. No arrests [...]

Richmond Hill assault suspect sought
Richmond Hill assault suspect sought
Police Toni Cimino 12/07/2011 at 11:31AM

The New York Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with an assault. On Sunday, November 27, in front of the Nest Bar & Restaurant, located at 125-17 101st Avenue, the suspect struck a 33-year-old man multiple times during a dispute, causing him to sustain injuries. The victim [...]