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Brooklyn Identity Theft Suspect

Police: Man Stole Woman’s Identity, Used It To Obtain Prescriptions

Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a man they say stole a woman’s identity in Brooklyn, and used it to obtain prescriptions from several pharmacies.

04/28/2014

A man convinced a Queens woman to pay $1,950 for roofing work, but did not perform all the tasks he charged he for, a roofer who looked at the work said. (credit: CBS 2)

Con Artists Target Elderly In Queens Roofing Scam

A group of con artists is apparently scamming elderly Queens homeowners by convincing them to have unneeded work performed on their roofs.

03/31/2014

Generic fire (credit: Clip Art)

2 Brush Fires Break Out In Suffolk County

Two brush fires broke out in Suffolk County Sunday, and firefighters encountered difficulty from the wind as they battled the flames in one blaze.

11/24/2013

Middle Village Fire

Officials Probe Cause Of Fire That Engulfed Multiple Homes In Queens

An investigation was under way Tuesday morning after a major fire broke out in Middle Village, Queens.

09/10/2013

An enormous fire spread through a Middle Village neighborhood on Monday night. (Credit CBS 2)

Firefighters Battle Enormous Blaze In Middle Village

Ten firefighters were treated for minor injuries. The fire was under control as of 11:20 p.m. but remains under investigation. The Red Cross was assisting displaced residents.

09/09/2013

The NYPD has been patrolling area in Middle Village, following a recent spate of burglaries. (Photo: CBS 2)

Police: Brazen Burglars Terrorize Middle Village, Queens

Police were on the hunt for a swarm of thieves following a burglary spree in a quiet section of Queens on Friday night. The brazen bandits even hit homes while the owners were inside.

07/26/2013

Bank Robbery Suspect

NYPD Seeks Suspect Who Robbed 4 Queens Banks

The NYPD was searching Wednesday evening for the suspect who robbed four different banks around Queens between July and just this past Saturday.

CBS New York–10/17/2012

All Faiths Cemetery in Middle Village - Queens, NY - May 22, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Queens Cemetery Fined For Having Flowers With Water At Graves

City health inspectors showed up at the All Faiths Cemetery in Middle Village the Thursday before Mother’s Day and said they found mosquito larvae.

05/22/2012

Gibbons standing next to his sister Bernadette in his Queens bar on St. Patrick's Day 2011. (credit: Family Handout)

Police Continue Search For Wrong-Way Driver In Queens Bar Owner’s Death

George Gibbons, 37, was pronounced dead at the scene after the cab he was in was struck by a wrong-way driver on the service road of the Long Island Expressway.

10/18/2011

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Queens Residents Say Rats, Skunks From Overgrown Property Overtaking Street

Residents in Middle Village are waging war against weeds that have taken over their street and the rodents that come along with them.

09/16/2011

September storm damage in Queens (Photo/AP)

Lawmakers Want Con Ed Lines Moved Underground

City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley and Rep. Anthony Weiner cited damage in Middle Village following the September macroburst that struck the area as the reason for wanting to relocate the power lines.

11/22/2010