Police cameras are now watching over the park near where Howard Beach’s Karina Vetrano was murdered
Photo via Facebook/Alex Hoffmann, Howard Beach Moms, with inset via Instagram.

Less than a month after the gruesome murder of Howard Beach resident Karina Vetrano, the NYPD has installed eight security cameras near the park where her body was found. The cameras line the streets immediately adjacent to the Gateway National Recreational Area portion of Spring Creek Park. Vetrano, who went for a run from her […]

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Silent Disco dance party will light up the Long Island City waterfront on Friday
Photo courtesy of Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer's office

For the third year in a row, Long Island City will be able to jam silently to new and old songs at Hunters Point South Park. Lincoln Center is bringing back the Silent Disco dance party, which is free, on Aug. 26.   DJs will broadcast disco, salsa and current dance hits to each individual’s headphones, which are lit […]

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Owners of three Flushing karaoke bars sue the NYPD for $300M over bribery probe violations
Photo via Google Maps

Claiming they were victims of intimidation and selective enforcement connected to a corruption probe at the 109th Precinct, the owners of three Flushing karaoke bars has filed a $300 million class action lawsuit against the NYPD and other government officials. The complaint filed in federal court last week accuses top-ranking members of the NYPD of […]

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Despite earlier reports, Donald Trump is not making a campaign stop in Ridgewood
Photo via Wikimedia Commons

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump was apparently scheduled to make a campaign stop in Ridgewood, but the Queens native now has other plans. The Queens Chronicle reported on Tuesday night that the celebrity billionaire was set to hold an event in Ridgewood on Thursday evening. Trump was scheduled to meet at the office of the Republican Leadership Initiative to […]

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UPDATE: Fresh Meadows man charged with murder of woman who took a fatal blow to the head
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A Fresh Meadows resident who tried to jump off the ledge of a Manhattan building earlier this week has been charged with murdering his roommate inside their Pomonok home earlier this month. Chitwah Tse, 73, was charged on Tuesday with the Aug. 1 murder of 61-year-old Huizhen Zhan.   After becoming a suspect, Tse attempted to jump off the ledge of […]

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