UPDATE: One dead, another injured in Woodside stabbing
UPDATE: One dead, another injured in Woodside stabbing
Police Melissa Chan 7/13/2013 at 1:29PM

One man was stabbed to death in Woodside and another was found injured next to him early Saturday morning, police said. The identities of both victims were not yet released. They were taken to Elmhurst Hospital shortly before 5 a.m. on June 13, authorities said. A 26-year-old Hispanic male was stabbed in the chest and [...]

Man fatally stabbed in South Ozone Park
Police Terence M. Cullen 6/15/2013 at 3:58PM

A 19-year-old was stabbed to death on Linden Boulevard Friday night. Police responded to a 9-1-1 call around 9 p.m. on Linden Boulevard, where they found Danthony McDonald with a stab wound to the chest. EMS transported McDonald, who lived nearby, to Jamaica Hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival. No arrests have been [...]

Man kills wife, leaps off 7 train platform
Police Billy Rennison 8/30/2012 at 12:23PM

A Sunnyside man fatally stabbed his wife this morning before leaping off an elevated train platform along Queens Boulevard. The domestic assault happened after 8 a.m. near 39th Place and 47th Avenue in Sunnyside, police said. The woman was taken to the hospital and pronounced dead. Later in the morning, the husband leapt off the [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/30/2012 at 6:00AM

EVENT of the DAY: “Akeelah and the Bee”  With an aptitude for words, 11-year-old Akeelah Anderson (Keke Palmer) is determined to spell her way out of South Los Angeles, entering scores of local contests and eventually landing a chance to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. [Click here for more info] or [...]

MTA cop able to kill attacker despite eye injury
MTA cop able to kill attacker despite eye injury
News Terence M. Cullen 7/04/2012 at 3:12PM

An MTA cop was stabbed in the eye this morning at the Jamaica LIRR station, it has been reported, and the officer’s reporter was killed during the altercation. The MTA officer, identified as John Barnett, suffered a serious wound to his left eye but he’s expected to survive, MTA Chairperson and CEO Joseph Lhota told The [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/15/2012 at 10:51AM

Long Island City library installs snack and soda vending machines A cash-strapped Queens library has found an unusual way to raise revenue: selling soda, chips and candy. The Queens Library recently installed two vending machines stocked with unhealthy snacks near the entrance of its Long Island City branch. Read more: [New York Daily News] Cops [...]

Queen’s Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/13/2012 at 10:38AM

Boy, 14, drowns A Queens teen drowned in the treacherous waters off Far Rockaway yesterday after going to the beach with pals and jumping in the ocean to celebrate the last day of classes. One buddy tried desperately to save 14 year-old Akeem Craig after he was carried out by a wave — and is [...]