Jamaica man who allegedly went on a violent rampage at a mosque and then stripped naked is out on ‘supervised release’
Photo courtesy of Councilman Rory Lancman

A Jamaica man accused of beating up men at a Jamaica mosque in what is being investigated as a possible hate crime is out on supervised release. Mike Voyard, 26, of Highland Avenue allegedly walked into the Jamaica Muslim Center at 85-37 168th St. during afternoon prayers at 1 p.m. on April 19 and attacked […]

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VIDEO: Group of attackers wanted for two brutal muggings on Ozone Park streets
Photo and video courtesy of NYPD

They snuck up on their victims and delivered a violent surprise. Three individuals remain at large in connection with a pair of robberies in Ozone Park last weekend that left two victims with significant injuries. Police released on Thursday night video footage of the suspects, all of whom are described as black males in their […]

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These two hospitals in Queens continue to see the largest number of uninsured patients
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Updated April 22, 9:45 a.m. Health insurance may be more available to Queens residents than ever, but two local hospitals continue to be swamped with uninsured patients, according to a report from the city’s Independent Budget Office (IBO). Both Elmhurst Hospital and Queens Hospital in Jamaica, part of the Health + Hospitals Corporation (HHC), had the […]

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Special ceremony at Jamaica Hospital honors those who gave the gift of life to others
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A special flag-raising ceremony at Jamaica Hospital Medical Center on Wednesday honored organ donors who helped give new life to others while also encouraging more people to consider donating. The event, which took place outside of the Jamaica Hospital emergency room entrance, commemorated National Donate Life Month and urged Queens residents to register for the […]

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St. Albans house fire killed a 52-year-old retired firefighter
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A middle-aged man died after a house fire broke in St. Albans yesterday morning. Twelve FDNY units responded to an emergency call at 9:16 a.m. on Monday, April 18. Upon arrival at 205-16 113th Rd., the emergency units observed heavy fire at the second floor of a two-story residential house. The blaze, which was classified as a […]

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