Les Waas, Mister Softee Jingle Creator, Dies At 94Goldsteins' Rosenberg's Raphael-Sacks funeral home says Les Waas died April 19 at Abington Hospice in Warminster, Pennsylvania.
Thousands In Cash Stolen From Mister Softee Trucks In QueensA chill has descended on the ranks of Mister Softee truck vendors in Queens, as someone is cleaning out their hard-earned cash.
Gas Prices Predicted To Drop In Tri-State Area As Summer NearsAt a time when gas prices typically rise, they are forecast to drop. "We saw the price of crude oil drop by $9 as of Monday, and that's the highest one-week drop this year," Robert Sinclair, Jr. of AAA said. "With it will come gasoline prices."
Park Slope Parents Want Ice Cream Trucks Banned To Avoid Testy Tantrums From TotsA city agency said banning ice cream trucks would have to be done legislatively citywide or statewide. They said to ban the trucks just in Park Slope would be impossible.
Michael Rhatigan Speaks About Stopping Alleged Robbery Of Mister Softee TruckRhatigan's unlikely story began at a red light Saturday night when he spotted a Mister Softee truck across Nicholls Road.
Police: Centereach Man Arrested For Robbing Ice Cream TruckPolice say a Mister Softee driver was stopped at a red light when Robert Martone jumped in through the order window with a gun and demanded money.