Crowd Protests Plan To Turn Hotel Into Homeless Shelter In Maspeth, QueensA massive crowd turned out in Maspeth, Queens Thursday evening, as neighbors refused to see a hotel turned into a homeless shelter.
Neighbors Complain, But City Says Maspeth, Queens Needs Homeless ShelterMany neighbors continued to complain Friday about a plan to turn a Queens hotel into a homeless shelter.
City Considers Turning Queens Hotel Into Homeless ShelterWith nearly 60,000 people currently in homeless shelters across the city, officials said they must turn to hotels, like the Holiday Inn located in Maspeth off the Long Island Expressway, as an alternative.
Police: Suspected Burglar Shot, Wounded By Police In QueensA burglary suspect was shot and wounded by police in Queens Monday, and a woman was found wounded with a piece of wire under her scalp nearby.
Quick-Thinking Pet Store Owner Douses Blaze After Queens Molotov Cocktail AttackA Queens pet store became the target of a firebomb attack, but the alleged arsonist made an embarrassing mistake.
Police: Strip Club Hit By Molotov Cocktail Day After Knicks Player ShotThe Queens strip club where New York Knicks forward Cleanthony Early was before getting shot in an apparent hold up was hit by a Molotov cocktail early Thursday morning.
Bicyclist Hit By Tractor-Trailer, Killed In QueensShe was taken to Elmhurst Hospital Center, where she succumbed to her injuries about an hour later
Tractor-Trailer Bursts Into Flames After Being Hit By Freight Train In QueensIt happened around 1 a.m. Wednesday on Rust Street near 57th Place in Maspeth.
Police: Suspect In Custody After Shot Fired At Cops In QueensWhen officers arrived at the house on 56th Avenue in Maspeth just before 9 a.m., the suspect opened fire, but did not strike anyone, police said.
Wall Collapses At Maspeth, Queens HomeThe collapse took place at around 2:30 p.m. Friday at 69-11 58th Road in Maspeth.
Freight Locomotive Derails, Spills Fuel In Maspeth, QueensA freight locomotive derailed and spilled several gallons of fuel Tuesday evening in Maspeth, Queens.
Sons Of Firefighter Killed On 9/11 Follow In Father's FootstepsTwo sons have carried on the tradition set by their father, a firefighter who was killed in the terrorist attacks.