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FBI finds possible human remains at Ozone Park home of late mobster ‘Jimmy the Gent’
Police Cristabelle Tumola 6/20/2013 at 11:05AM

Federal investigators have found possible human remains at the Ozone Park home of late mobster James “Jimmy the Gent” Burke, according to an FBI spokesperson. Officials began searching the home Monday in regards to an ongoing investigation. According to reports, the search  is likely not related to the Lufthansa heist at JFK Airport which Burke [...]

FBI searches Ozone Park home of late mobster
Police Cristabelle Tumola 6/17/2013 at 5:46PM

Federal investigators started searching the Ozone Park home of late mobster James “Jimmy the Gent” Burke Monday for “human remains and other evidence,” according to published reports. Burke, who was famously portrayed by Robert DeNiro in the film “Goodfellas,” was allegedly behind the 1978 Lufthansa heist at JFK Airport, making off with almost $6 million [...]

New York boxing legends honored at Hall of Fame induction
New York boxing legends honored at Hall of Fame induction
Sports Billy Rennison 4/03/2012 at 5:28PM

Long after these boxers threw their last punch, the judge’s scorecard awarded the legends one last belt. The rich history of New York boxing was finally honored with the induction of the inaugural class of pugilists into the New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF). “Boxing in New York will not be forgotten,” said [...]