St. Albans

Arrest in Queens shooting of NFL player’s brother
Arrest in Queens shooting of NFL player’s brother
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/18/2012 at 12:28PM

A man has been arrested for the attempted murder of the older brother of Kevin Ogletree, a Queens native who currently plays for the Dallas Cowboys, said the Queens District Attorney’s Office. Lonnie Miller was arrested on Sunday for shooting and seriously injuring Calvin Ogletree in the head in St. Albans on January 6. Miller, [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/31/2012 at 6:25AM

EVENT of the DAY: Shape up NYC: Zumba on the beach Zumba is a fusion of Latin, International and popular music dance themes creating a dynamic, exciting, effective fitness system! The routines feature aerobic, fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body with easy to follow [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/16/2012 at 7:05AM

Qns. state Assembly candidate profits from prostitution ads in his newspaper A Queens state Assembly candidate who publishes a Korean-language newspaper is profiting from ads for a prostitution ring on the paper’s back pages, The Post has learned. Myungsuk Lee, 49, the owner of the Korean American Times, is one of several Democrats vying for an [...]

Queens communities facing brownouts
News Billy Rennison 6/20/2012 at 6:57PM

Several Queens communities face a voltage reduction from Con Edison due to electrical equipment problems. The 100 degree heat has many residents blasting air conditioners to stay cool. Con Ed said the neighborhoods affected will have a 5 percent voltage reduction.  This was done in an effort to prevent a significant outage, a spokesperson from [...]

Afternoon Roundup
Afternoon Roundup
News Billy Rennison 6/03/2012 at 12:43PM

Passenger plane crashes in Nigeria’s largest city A passenger plane crashed into a two-story building in Nigeria’s largest city of Lagos on Sunday, officials said. Read more: USA Today Man Wanted For Attempted Child Kidnapping In Queens Police are searching for a man they say tried to kidnap a young boy last week in St. [...]

Dry spell: DEP pilot project to help relieve flooding
Dry spell: DEP pilot project to help relieve flooding
News Alexa Altman 4/25/2012 at 11:03AM

Just when Jamaica resident Lurline Williams thought the possibility of ending area flooding had dried up, a new pilot project brought a deluge of optimism. According to Assemblymember William Scarborough, the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) plans to install two reverse seepage basins along Linden Boulevard, one at 155th Street and one at 165th Street. There [...]

Parents call for P.S. 118 principal’s ouster
News Crystal Hudson 4/06/2012 at 2:54PM

Visit P.S. 118 in St. Albans most afternoons and you’ll find what you’d expect: rambunctious school kids chattering as they stream from the building, parents waiting, with varying degrees Of patience, to pick up their sons and daughters. But Fridays are a different story. On Fridays what you find are a small but dedicated group [...]

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, [...]

Good Samaritan critically injured rescuing drunk man from subway tracks
Good Samaritan critically injured rescuing drunk man from subway tracks
News Jay Lane 1/09/2012 at 9:07AM

Good Samaritan critically injured rescuing drunk man from subway tracks A good Samaritan trying to help a drunken man off the Staten Island Railway tracks was hit by a train and critically injured Sunday, officials said. Steven Santiago, 39, came across a drunk who had jumped onto the tracks to retrieve his lost shoe in the [...]

Brother of Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree shot in Queens
Brother of Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree shot in Queens
News Jay Lane 1/08/2012 at 5:03PM

Brother of Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree shot in Queens The older brother of Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Kevin Ogletree was clinging to life Saturday, a day after he was shot in the head during a dispute in Queens, sources told the Daily News. Calvin Ogletree, 25, was standing in front of his luxury car rental shop on [...]