Category Archives: Local News

Fake home health service rep steals from elderly woman in LIC: cops

Police are looking for a suspect they say posed as a home health service representative and burglarized a 75-year-old woman in Long Island City.

Queens man arrested for stealing two Jetway motors at JFK

A Cambria Heights man working at John F. Kennedy International Airport allegedly stole two Jetway motors with the intention of selling them for scrap metal.

Mother charged with murder of four-year-old girl at Jamaica homeless shelter

The mother of the toddler found dead at a Jamaica homeless shelter has been arrested and charged with murder, according to police.

Second Sunnyside pedestrian plaza officially opens

Sunnyside residents will now have more room to get together and enjoy the outdoors.

Maspeth home evacuated after wall collapses

Part of a Maspeth home collapsed Friday afternoon, causing the evacuation of the house and two neighboring ones, according to the FDNY.