Jamaica shooting victim dies a week after taking a bullet to his head, cops say
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A Jamaica man who was found shot in the head a short distance from his home last week has died of his injuries, police announced. Edward Harris, 28, of 159th Street, took a bullet to the head in front of a home on Union Hall Street between 107th and 108th avenues at 9:13 p.m. on May […]

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Man gets shot on a Woodside street after refusing robbers’ demands, cops say
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Detectives continue to search for the suspects who shot a 55-year-old man during a robbery attempt in Woodside early on Sunday morning. The shooting took place at 4:34 a.m. in front of a home on 61st Street near Broadway. According to authorities, the victim and his girlfriend were walking along 61st Street when they were approached […]

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Long Island City restaurant owners say lack of parking is hurting business
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Two chefs who own restaurants on Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City claim that the insufficient amount of parking in the area is making it harder for customers and employees to dine and work. Gianna Cerbone-Teoli, owner of popular Italian restaurant Mandicatis Rustica on Vernon Boulevard and 46th Road, said that she tries to offer valet parking […]

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Three illegal squatters in Woodside are responsible for a string of nighttime robberies, cops say
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Squatters living in a vacant Woodside home are responsible for five robberies across three different precincts, according to police. The three men broke into and occupied a home in the vicinity of 61st Street and Roosevelt Avenue and walked along the Roosevelt Avenue corridor at night to steal phones and “prey on people in the middle of the night […]

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Man takes fatal bullets in an early-morning shooting on a Woodside block, cops say
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Detectives continue to search for clues and suspects in connection with a deadly shooting on a Woodside street early Saturday morning. The homicide took place at 3:07 a.m. on April 9 in front of a home on 47th Avenue between 67th and 69th streets. Responding officers from the 108th Precinct found the 31-year-old male victim, whose […]

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