Mister Softee

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Thousands In Cash Stolen From Mister Softee Trucks In Queens

A chill has descended on the ranks of Mister Softee truck vendors in Queens, as someone is cleaning out their hard-earned cash.

04/26/2014

Gas prices in the Tri-State area (Credit: CBS 2)

Gas Prices Predicted To Drop In Tri-State Area As Summer Nears

At 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.”

05/10/2012

A boy selects ice cream from a cart in Park Slope. (credit: CBS 2)

Park Slope Parents Want Ice Cream Trucks Banned To Avoid Testy Tantrums From Tots

A 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.

04/02/2012

Michael Rhatigan (credit: CBS 2)

Michael Rhatigan Speaks About Stopping Alleged Robbery Of Mister Softee Truck

Rhatigan’s unlikely story began at a red light Saturday night when he spotted a Mister Softee truck across Nicholls Road.

10/03/2011

Robert Martone (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Police: Centereach Man Arrested For Robbing Ice Cream Truck

Police 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.

10/02/2011