114 Pct.: Robbery

ROBBERY The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance identifying an individual wanted for a robbery. At 10:45 a.m. on July 18, in front of a Stop and Shop, located at 34-51 48th St., a male, 90, was walking to his car when he was approached by the suspect who grabbed him by the neck and […]

110th Precinct Wants A Scam-Free Summer

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE Staff Writer Scam artists continue to work on all fronts in Queens. At Monday’s 110th Precinct Community Council meeting, Deputy Inspector Ronald Leyson spoke about the various scams that Queens residents should protect themselves against. The bulk of the precinct’s work in combating scammers is an awareness campaign, so Leyson’s talk on […]

Business Profiles: Local Businesses Benefit Queens Community

A number of businesses took on sponsorship roles during the Queens Tribune’s Small Business Achievement Award breakfast presentation at Queens College on May 20. These businesses have taken on roles as community partners, looking to help the area through their investment in programs and services. Investors Bank is an independent, full-service community bank, serving a […]

104th Pct.: Grand Larceny

GRAND LARCENY – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying the following individual wanted for a grand larceny that took place at approximately 5:30 p.m. on April 2. The suspect used a stolen ATM card to buy sneakers inside J and M Sneakers, located at 5734 Myrtle Ave. The suspect is described as a […]

107th Pct.: Burglary

BURGLARY - On Jan. 3, police arrested five individuals who had been wanted in connection to a burglary inside of JK Deli, at the corner of 71st Avenue and Kissena Boulevard in Kew Gardens Hills. Subsequent to the arrest, officers recovered more than $12,000 in cash removed from an ATM, 3,518 Lotto scratch-off tickets, 162 […]

LeFrak City Library Sees More Funding

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer The LeFrak City Library in Corona is expanding its programs, thanks to funding from local elected officials. Pat Martin, president of the LeFrak City Library, said she is proud of Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras (D-East Elmhurst) and Councilman Daniel Dromm (D-Jackson Heights) for what they have done for the library. “They […]