queens village

Have a carnival of a time with Frankie’s
Have a carnival of a time with Frankie’s
Entertainment Angy Altamirano 7/13/2013 at 12:18PM

Whether you are preparing that perfect sweet sixteen or organizing your company’s next big party, you can find everything you need at Frankie’s Carnival Time. They have been at the same location since 1957 to become one of the biggest party rental companies in the tristate area. Frankie’s Carnival Time primarily works on smaller parties, [...]

Missing Queens woman’s body washes up on Gilgo Beach
Missing Queens woman’s body washes up on Gilgo Beach
Police Melissa Chan 6/28/2013 at 12:08PM

The body of a Queens woman who went missing in March washed ashore a Long Island beach Monday night, police said. Natasha Jugo, 31, of Queens Village, vanished March 16. Cops found her personal belongings and 2009 Toyota Prius abandoned one day later on Gilgo Beach. Her body washed up on the beach on June [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 6/26/2013 at 7:34AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Partly cloudy with thunderstorms and rain showers in the morning, then overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. High of 90. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%. Wednesday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers. Low of 73. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 [...]

Woman stabbed multiple times in Queens Village attack
Woman stabbed multiple times in Queens Village attack
Police Cristabelle Tumola 6/25/2013 at 6:08PM

A woman was seriously wounded in a vicious knife attack in Queens Village Tuesday morning, said police. Cops were called to the scene of the assault at 221st Street near 105th Avenue around 5 a.m. and found the 36-year-old victim with multiple stab wounds to her neck and torso. She was taken to North Shore [...]

Queens woman charged for intentionally running over, killing boyfriend
Queens woman charged for intentionally running over, killing boyfriend
Police Cristabelle Tumola 4/17/2013 at 3:47PM

The woman charged with murder for fatally striking a Queens Village man with her car Monday was the victim’s girlfriend and allegedly hit him on purpose, according to the criminal complaint and reports. Dunasha Payne, 21, is accused of pursuing 23-year-old Kaman Drummond with her Honda Accord while he tried to flee on foot. After [...]

Driver charged with murder after fatally striking Queens Village man
Driver charged with murder after fatally striking Queens Village man
Police Queens Courier Staff 4/16/2013 at 11:28AM

A man is dead after he was hit at a Queens Village intersection Monday night. Kaman Drummond, 23, was struck at 208th Street near 109th Avenue around 11:52 p.m., said police. He was taken to Queens General Hospital and pronounced dead. The woman driving the vehicle involved in the accident, 21-year-old Dunasha Payne, was taken into custody at the scene [...]

Star of Queens: Suzanne Windland, volunteer coordinator, Services Now for Adult Persons
Star of Queens: Suzanne Windland, volunteer coordinator, Services Now for Adult Persons
News Queens Courier Staff 4/15/2013 at 10:40AM

COMMUNITY SERVICE: As volunteer coordinator for Services Now for Adult Persons , Inc (SNAP), Suzanne Windland makes sure that the seniors of eastern Queens are not left alone. Windland finds volunteers of all ages to visit the elderly homebound for one hour a week, assisting them with food shopping, household tasks or simply just spending time [...]

Cops collar shotgun robbery suspect
Cops collar shotgun robbery suspect
Police Cristabelle Tumola 4/14/2013 at 10:49AM

The man suspected in four armed robberies in Queens has been arrested, said police. Corey King, 23, of Queens Village, is charged with four counts of robbery for holding up three delis and a dry cleaner in March and April. During each incident, the suspect entered the store with a shotgun, struck an employee in [...]

Missing Queens woman’s car found abandoned on Gilgo Beach
Missing Queens woman’s car found abandoned on Gilgo Beach
Police Melissa Chan 3/21/2013 at 9:02AM

Police are looking for a missing Queens Village woman whose car and personal belongings were found deserted by Gilgo Beach on Long Island. Natasha Jugo, 31, was reported missing on Sunday, March 17, after cops found her 2009 Toyota Prius abandoned on the beach. She was last seen leaving her home on Saturday, March 16 [...]