| Jan 25, 2011
| 8:10 AM
Flames from a two-alarm house fire in Queens forced a firefighter to jump from a two-story window for safety early Tuesday morning.
The fire broke out on the second floor of an attached house located at 37-18 68th Street in Woodside at about 6:45 a.m....
| Jan 23, 2011
| 11:33 AM
The proprietor of Handbags in the City has a fashion sense that favors the classical, whether he's wearing a belted Burberry trench coat with a standup collar, lounging in a Mulberry cashmere sweater or modeling a jacket lined with shearling.
| Jan 7, 2011
| 6:34 AM
In anticipation of Friday's snowfall, the MTA has announced several service changes on the subways and railroads.
On Friday, straphangers can expect express trains 2, 3, 4, 5, A, E, D, F, N and Q will run local in various sections of their routes.
| Mar 14, 2011
| 4:47 PM
In several elections in Washington County this past year, campaign contributions of $1,000 or more were common.
Below are the top dollar amounts contributed in each Washington County Commissioners and state delegate and senator race in the county...
| Oct 15, 2011
| 7:44 PM
Two neighborhoods are on alert, following as many as six sexual assaults in the last few weeks.
The suspect has been targeting women in Woodside and Sunnyside, the first attack taking place Sept. 15 at 39-36 55th St.; the most recent incident happened...
| May 10, 2011
| 6:50 AM
There are more delays, cancellations, diversions -- and headaches -- on the Long Island Railroad yet again, and the problem is not going away for at least another couple of days. The reason is that the same problem that made a mess of Monday's commute has...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:31 PM
A list of the Sept. 11, 2001, attack victims from data compiled by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
The overall death toll from the attacks stands at 2,977 -- including 2,753 killed as a result of the attacks at the World Trade Center, 184...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:24 AM
An early morning fire in the Woodside section of Queens has left one person dead and several others injured, police said.
According to authorities, the fire broke out some time before 1:30 a.m. Friday in a home on 61st Street. The blaze soon spread to...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 3:37 PM
Twenty people have been arrested and charged in what prosecutors say was a mob scheme that smuggled immigrants from Russia and Eastern Europe to work at area strip clubs.
The suspects, all described as members of both the Bonanno and Gambino crime...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 8:03 AM
Con Edison calls it a voltage reduction. Its customers call it a brownout. In any case, it is a controlled reduction of power for tens of thousands of homes in the Tri State area, thanks to Friday's record high temperatures.
In thirteen neighborhoods and...
| Nov 5, 2008
Congressman Joseph Crowley was first elected to Congress in 1998 and is serving his fifth term representing New York's 7th Congressional District. The 7th district includes parts of the Bronx and Queens including the communities of Co-Op City, Soundview,...