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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/18/2013 at 7:39AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Plenty of sunshine. High near 35. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Wednesday night: Generally clear. Low 27. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Jackson Heights Orchestra concert The Jackson Heights Orchestra will perform a concert at the Community United Methodist Church on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:30 p.m. featuring music by [...]

City comptroller candidate, ex-madam Kristin Davis arrested for selling prescription drugs
City comptroller candidate, ex-madam Kristin Davis arrested for selling prescription drugs
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 8/06/2013 at 3:35PM

City comptroller candidate and ex-madam Kristin Davis, who claimed to have provided prostitutes to one of her opponents in the race, former Governor Eliot Spitzer, has been arrested for selling prescription pills. “As alleged, Kristin Davis sold dangerous and highly addictive prescription pills to a known drug dealer on repeated occasions in exchange for cash,” [...]

Hiram Monserrate sentenced to two years in prison
Hiram Monserrate sentenced to two years in prison
News Billy Rennison 12/11/2012 at 4:58PM

Former Councilmember and state Senator Hiram Monserrate was sentenced to 24 months behind bars on Tuesday for fraudulently using City Council money to fund a run for state office. Monserrate, who pleaded guilty to the charges in May, was convicted of fraud after misappropriating more than $100,000 in City Council discretionary funding to finance his failed 2006 [...]