Woodside on the Move

Truck fatally hits 8-year-old boy in Woodside; driver charged
Truck fatally hits 8-year-old boy in Woodside; driver charged
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/20/2013 at 10:25AM

A third grader was struck and killed by a truck at a Woodside intersection Friday morning as he was on his way to school. Noshat Nahian, 8, was crossing the street with his 11-year-old sister around 8 a.m. when a tractor trailer traveling southbound on 61st Street made a left turn, striking him with its rear tires, [...]

Waging war on Woodside graffiti
Waging war on Woodside graffiti
News Michael Pantelidis 11/07/2011 at 1:14PM

The war against graffiti in Queens is never ending, but Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer has no reservations about arming himself with a brush and leading the charge. The councilmember united with CitySolve, a graffiti removal company, and residents of Woodside on November 1 to stand in opposition to the vandalism that has plagued the neighborhood. [...]