Ozone Park armed robbery suspect remains at large
Photo courtesy NYPD

Police have apprehended one suspect wanted for an armed robbery in Ozone Park, but his accomplice remains on the loose. The two suspects, one armed with a gun, approached their 69-year-old male victim opposite a location on 98th Street near Liberty Avenue on Jan. 31 at 7:53 p.m. and demanded money, police said. According to authorities, the […]

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Video shows crook who took cash in stickup at South Ozone Park store
Photo via Google Maps/Images and video courtesy of NYPD

The NYPD released on Friday video and images of the suspect behind a recent stickup at a South Ozone Park convenience store. Authorities said the robbery occurred at 12:45 a.m. inside the Quick Save Deli at 118-02 Rockaway Blvd. Law enforcement agents said the perpetrator — described as a black man in his 40s standing 6 feet […]

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Subway service changes to affect 15 lines this weekend
Photo by MTA / Patrick Cashin

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 1 From 11:30 p.m. Friday, February 5, to 5:00 a.m. Monday, February 8, 1 […]

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Ridgewood school to host annual prom dress drive
Photo courtesy of Christine Nelson

Help make a girl’s dream come true and send her to her prom in style by donating old, gently used dresses during the Joan England’s 3rd Annual PROMises Prom Dress Drive. The PROMises Prom Dress Drive was created by Joan England, who passed away two years ago. Now her daughter, Christine Nelson, has taken up […]

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Blizzard complaint leads to cleanup agreement for Ozone Park ‘eyesore’
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Ozone Park dealt with its share of snow-related troubles following the Blizzard of 2016 — but there was one positive that came from the mess. In the wake of last week’s snowstorm, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder received numerous complaints from Ozone Park residents about an unshoveled sidewalk at the corner of Lafayette Street and 149th Avenue, adjacent to a lot […]

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