Noshat Nahian, 8, was walking with his 11-year-old sister about a block from his school, P.S. 152., when he was struck by the tractor-trailer, police said.
Spikes and ‘Do Not Feed’ signs only had mixed results so the councilman found $250,000 in his discretionary budget and worked with the MTA to give the urban jungle a new soundtrack.
Images from the eye of the storm show mountains of debris floating through waterlogged streets, rain falling in torrential sheets and powerful winds bringing down trees and power lines.
There were calls for help Friday in Queens as residents asked the city to help put the brakes on speeding cars on a busy stretch in Woodside.
Spokesman Aaron Donovan said the copper theft caused nearly 10 cancellations during the morning rush.
The 22-year-old victim was sleeping in her family’s Long Island City home when she was targeted by the 30-year-old suspect, according to police.
Two people were injured Sunday afternoon when a vehicle slammed into a building in Woodside, Queens.
Neighbors and the local city councilman have called on the city to step up its efforts, as a park in Woodside, Queens remains overrun with rats.
One man was killed and another injured early Saturday in a stabbing in the Woodside section of Queens.
Former long-serving New York City Councilman Walter McCaffrey has died at the age of 64.
A 38-year-old homeless man was charged Wednesday with stabbing a woman to death in the Woodside section of Queens.
Police on Tuesday were looking to question a possible boyfriend in the murder of a Queens woman who never came home from a recent overnight shift.
Police on Saturday were asking for the public’s help in finding a thief who stole a 65-year-old woman’s pocketbook as she prayed at a mosque in Queens earlier this month.
Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
A 3-year-old girl has died, after falling from a sixth floor window in Woodside, Queens on Sunday afternoon.