Two-time silver slugger award winner Darryl Strawberry is entering his golden years. Strawberry turns 50 on Monday, March 12 and the former rookie of the year will be celebrating his birthday amongst fans at his Douglaston sports grill — Strawberry’s. Guests will have a chance to sign a “supersized” birthday card for the four-time World [...]
Knife terror aboard N train A crazed subway panhandler pulled a knife and threatened a straphanger on a crowded train yesterday before being subdued by a good Samaritan and held until cops arrived, authorities and witnesses said. The 35-year-old woman boarded the Manhattan-bound N train at around 6:40 p.m. at Queensboro Plaza and began asking for [...]
Teen arrested in Bronx boy’s shooting A teen was arrested for the shooting of an 11-year-old Bronx boy, police said. Kijana Jenkins, 17, was arrested today and is awaiting arraignment, authorities said. Jenkins and an unidentified cohort fired the shots in the closed door of the Creston Avenue apartment around 11 p.m. Thursday, cops said. [...]
[video_post_embed id="3623" width="540" height="306"] The Courier hit the streets to see how Yankees fans were handling the big defeat.
The Bronx Bombers were bounced from the playoffs last night, ending their season and crushing their hopes for a 28th title. The Yankees were defeated by the Detroit Tigers 3-2– the same score by which the Tigers won the series. After giving up back-to-back homeruns in the first inning, Yankees starter Ivan Nova was forced [...]