Annadale

Redinel Dervishaj (middle) being led out of the 120th precinct by detectives on Friday, March 23, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Lawyer For Suspect In Killing Of S.I. Groom-To-Be Says Client Acted In ‘Self-Defense’

Redinel Dervishaj, 35, pleaded not guilty when he appeared before a judge Friday. He is accused of killing 27-year-old Anthony Lacertosa in the midst of a brawl outside the Espana Restaurant in Annadale.

03/23/2012

Funeral for Anthony Lacertosa on Thursday, March 22, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Final Farewell For Slain Staten Island Groom-To-Be

Anthony Lacertosa died early Saturday morning after authorities say he was stabbed to death when a brawl erupted outside the Espana Restaurant in Annadale.

03/22/2012

Redinel Dervishaj (credit: U.S. Marshals)

Suspect In Murder Of S.I. Groom-To-Be Waives Extradition

Redinel Dervishaj, 35, was arrested Tuesday in Illinois. U.S Marshals, sheriffs and other law enforcement officials received a tip Tuesday that the accused stabbing suspect was hiding out at his aunt’s home outside Chicago.

03/21/2012

Anthony Lacertosa and Bridgette Schneider (credit: CBS 2)

Redinel Dervishaj, Suspect In Murder Of S.I. Groom-To-Be, Arrested In Illinois

Redinel Dervishaj, 35, is believed to be the restaurant employee who allegedly plunged a butcher knife into 27-year-old Anthony Lacertosa around 2 a.m. Saturday outside the Espana Restaurant in Annadale.

03/20/2012

Anthony Lacertosa and Bridgette Schneider (credit: CBS 2)

Hunt Continues For Staten Island Groom-To-Be’s Killer

Anthony Lacertosa, 25, was stabbed outside the Espana Restaurant in Annadale around 2 a.m. Saturday after a night of engagement celebrations.

03/19/2012

Bridgette Schneider and Anthony Lacertosa (credit: CBS 2)

Brother Of Groom Speaks Out On Fatal S.I. Stabbing

“He was the happiest at this moment in his life, ready to start his own life, start his own family,” said Joseph Lacertosa, the victim’s brother.

03/18/2012

Anthony Lacertosa and Bridgette Schneider (credit: CBS 2)

Police Investigate Fatal Stabbing Of Groom On Staten Island

Police interviewed several restaurant workers and took footage from a security camera installed on the pharmacy next door.

03/17/2012

PCB at NYC Schools (CBS 2)

NYC To Remove PCB Contamination From Schools

The city will begin seeking bids for a 10-year, $708 million city-wide clean up. It’s a move that for concerned parents and local elected officials couldn’t come soon enough.

02/23/2011

Testing by the Environmental Protection Agency found elevated levels of PCB at several New York City Schools. (credit: CBSNewYork)

3 More NYC Schools Found With Elevated PCBs

The agency took 14 samples from light fixtures at P.S. 206, P.S. 37 and P.S. 112 and found that 12 were above the regulatory limit. The three schools are located at 508 E. 120th St.

02/15/2011

Testing by the Environmental Protection Agency found elevated levels of PCB at several New York City Schools. (credit: CBSNewYork)

EPA Inspection Finds PCBs In Another NYC School

The EPA said the chemicals were leaking from old fluorescent light fixtures.

01/25/2011

P.S. 36 (credit: CBS 2)

10 NYC Classrooms Closed For PCB Testing

The city said replacing the fixtures at approximately 800 schools would cost $1 billion.

01/11/2011

P.S. 36 (credit: CBS 2)

Staten Island School PCB Problem Infuriates Parents

Toxic troubles have hit a school on Staten Island after elevated PCB levels were detected at P.S. 36 in Annadale. Despite attemptes by parents to keep it off limits, the school is open for business today.

01/10/2011

Police investigate the fatal stabbings on Staten Island. (credit: CBS 2)

Police Search For S.I. Man In Parents’ Murder

At about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the Annadale section of Staten Island, police found the bodies of 61-year-old Arthur Bellucci and his wife, 56-year-old Marion Bellucci. They had been stabbed to death.

10/14/2010