106th Pct.: Attempted Rape & Robbery

ATTEMPTED RAPE – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance locating the following individual wanted in connection to an attempted rape that occurred at 10 a.m. on Dec. 13. According to police reports, a male suspect gained entry inside the victim’s apartment in Ozone Park and placed a pocket knife to her neck and told […]

106th Pct.: Robbery & Fatal Collision

ROBBERY – The NYPD is asking the public’s assistance identifying and locating the following individuals wanted in connection with a robbery that occurred on Nov. 30 at 9:19 p.m. According to a police report, two individuals entered the La Quinta Hotel, located at 111-26 Van Wyck Expressway, South Ozone Park. The first suspect went to […]

Van Buren, Other Co-Locations Approved

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer After a tumultuous mixture of community protest, input and support, the Dept. of Education approved a co-location for Martin Van Buren High School. With the vote taking place on Oct. 30, the DOE’s Panel of Educational Policy went forward with co-locations for eight schools in Queens, including Van Buren. The […]

2013 General Election Guide

2013 General Election Guide

On Tuesday, New Yorkers will go to the polls for City-wide elections, and will decide on a new Mayor, Public Advocate and Comptroller. In addition, a number of local races will introduce new faces to the City Council and Borough Hall. Individuals who registered before the deadline in October will be eligible to vote in […]

115th Pct.: Collision & Unlawful Surveillance

FATAL COLLISION – Police arrested Gilbert Echeverria, 35, of South Ozone Park in regards to an incident earlier in the evening. At 9:50 p.m. on Oct. 11, police responded to a 911 call of a child struck by a vehicle at the corner of Junction Boulevard and Northern Boulevard in Jackson Heights. Upon arrival to […]