Son charged with fatally beating father in Flushing dispute
Photos by Robert Stridiron

Updated Feb. 6, 1:30 p.m. Police charged a 19-year-old man with fatally beating his father during an argument inside their Flushing home on Friday night. Dimitrios Safetis was booked on manslaughter, assault and weapons possession charges in the death of his father, 57-year-old Ioannis Safetis, inside their home on 190th Street near Utopia Parkway in […]

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What to do in Queens this weekend and beyond
Reservoir Dogs

Attend a screening of Quentin Tarantino’s “Reservoir Dogs,” learn how to properly prepare a cover letter, take part in an Afrikan dance workshop, attend a yoga class, and do more at these events around Queens! Saturday, Feb. 6 Is running your passion? Head over to Astoria Park at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, and run like […]

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Little Bay Park restrooms open this week after three years of construction
Rendering courtesy of the Park Dept

What a relief for visitors to Little Bay Park! The park’s comfort stations are fully operational and will be open for public use after Thursday, according to officials. The project is long overdue, with state Senator Tony Avella and former Congressman Gary Ackerman having secured millions of dollars to install bathrooms and expand the site’s parking lot in 2004. Work […]

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Have you seen this Bayside bank robber?
Photo courtesy of NYPD

Detectives are looking for a man who used a verbal threat to obtain cash from a Bayside bank during a robbery Tuesday afternoon. The heist occurred at 5:46 p.m. inside the Chase bank at 61-03 Springfield Blvd. in the Oakland Gardens section of the neighborhood. According to police, the perpetrator walked up to the counter and demanded […]

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Let these Queens restaurants cater your big game party this Sunday

Are you ready for the big game this Sunday? Why worry about cooking when the “World’s Borough” has some of the best catering options in the city? Whether it’s wings or fingers, Italian or Kosher, comfort or gourmet, QNS has you covered: Queens Comfort Astoria 718-728-2350 The comfort food kings of Queens have a special game menu—each […]

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