merrick boulevard

$50G allocated for the Doe Fund to help clean up Merrick Boulevard
$50G allocated for the Doe Fund to help clean up Merrick Boulevard
Southeast Maggie Hayes 10/10/2013 at 11:49AM

The “offensive to take back Merrick Boulevard” has begun. Councilmember Donovan Richards has allocated $50,000 for the Doe Fund to work through the district, beautifying its trash-ridden streets. The Doe Fund is a nonprofit that helps formerly homeless, incarcerated and/or troubled individuals achieve self-sufficiency by providing transitional work, housing, life skills and more. Its hope [...]

NYPD looking for suspect who shot man in behind, then fled
NYPD looking for suspect who shot man in behind, then fled
Police Cristabelle Tumola 3/05/2013 at 9:34AM

Police are looking for a suspect after he walked up to a man in Rosedale and shot him, said the NYPD On Saturday, March 2, around 3:50 a.m., the suspect approached the victim in front of 234-36 Merrick Boulevard, displayed a firearm, shot him in the buttocks, then fled on foot. The victim was transported [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/23/2012 at 7:30AM

Five people killed, including two children, in fiery Queens SUV rollover horror Five people were killed, including two children, after leaving a Nigerian heritage celebration in Queens early Sunday when their speeding SUV, swerving after blowing through two red lights, slammed into a concrete pillar, rolled over and burst into flames, police and witnesses said. Read [...]

Police searching for missing Jamaica teen
Police searching for missing Jamaica teen
News Billy Rennison 4/09/2012 at 5:16PM

Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing Jamaica teen. Jassmyn Carr, 15, has not been seen since Friday, January 13 at her Merrick Boulevard home. She is described as 5-feet-8-inches tall, 175 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information in regard to this missing person is asked to call [...]

This Morning’s Headlines
[Watch] Queens rape suspect caught on camera
[Watch] Queens rape suspect caught on camera
News Billy Rennison 12/09/2011 at 11:47AM

A serial southeast Queens rapist was caught on camera as he attempted his third sexual assault in two months. The video, released today by police, shows the suspect approaching the victim from behind and grabbing her around the neck.  The suspect placed a sharp object to the victim’s back before dragging her behind a house where he [...]