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Police: Queens Man Arrested In Two Child Luring Incidents

Angel Recalde, 43, is charged with two counts of luring a child to commit a crime, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and two counts of harassment, police said.

02/01/2013

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Police Release Surveillance Clip Of Man Who Tried To Lure Teenage Girls

Police have released surveillance video of a man wanted for luring teenage girls in Queens.

01/29/2013

FILE - Passengers wait on a subway platform in NYC. (credit: CBS 2)

Man’s Leg Cut Off By Subway Train As He Sleeps On Tracks

A man lost his leg Sunday morning, after it was hit by a train as he drunkenly lay on the tracks in Woodside, Queens.

01/20/2013

Subway Phone Thief

Police Seek Thief Who Stole Phones, iPads From Women On Subway

Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who stole cell smart phones and iPads from subway passengers in Brooklyn and Queens between mid-November and last week.

12/19/2012

Abandoned home in Woodside, Queens. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Nightmare’ On Woodside Avenue: Neighbors Decry Conditions At Abandoned House

Mary Kearney, 67, said she is fed up with the conditions of the house next door to her in Woodside, Queens, adding she’s concerned about rodents among other things.

09/14/2012

Candlelight Vigil at St. Francis Prep (credit: CBS 2)

Candlelight Vigil Held In Queens For Teen Killed On Double-Decker Party Bus

A candlelight vigil was held for the 16-year-old boy killed in a gruesome accident on the George Washington Bridge Friday night. Friends, family and teachers were among the hundreds at the vigil at St. Francis Preparatory School in Queens Saturday night.

09/02/2012

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Clean-Up Continues After Massive Storms Pound Tri-State Area

The powerful storms broke the heat, but left downed trees, power lines and other damage in its wake and knocking out power to thousands of customers.

07/19/2012

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Queens Councilman Take Aim At Pooping Pigeons Along Sidewalks Under 7 Train

In response to constituents complaining about droppings scattered about on the sidewalks under 7 Train stations, City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer has spearheaded an effort combat the problem.

07/11/2012

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School Bus Collides With Car In Queens

It happened at the intersection of 31st Avenue and 54th Street in Woodside, Queens Tuesday night.

03/21/2012

Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer with parents and school children protesting the Department of Education's "safe route" in Queens. (credit: jimmyvanbramer.com)

Councilman Says Department Of Education’s ‘Safe Route’ Is Putting Queens Kids In Dangers

Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer said in the last week there were two accidents at the intersection of Laurel Hill Boulevard and 61st Street in Woodside, a suggested “safe route.”

03/08/2012

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Fast-Moving Fire Kills 1, Injures 4 In Queens

The fire broke out just after 1 a.m. at a home in Woodside.

11/18/2011

New Smoking Ban Takes Effect For The LIRR, Metro-North

A new smoking ban for the LIRR and Metro-North goes into effect on Sunday.

11/13/2011

Davidovich Bagels

Queens-Based Company Looks To Fill H & H Bagels UWS Location

When H&H Bagels closed up its Upper West Side location in June, it left a neighborhood yearning for fresh hot bagels.

10/18/2011

Queens homeowner Jack McNeill is fighting to get a sewer line fixed in front of his Woodside home. (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Resident Fights Red Tape To Get Sewer Line Fixed

Jack McNeill has contacted an alphabet soup of agencies, trying to repair the pipe, which right now is putting raw sewage in plain sight.

10/12/2011

Lamar Odom (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Queens Crash Involving Lakers’ Lamar Odom Ends In Tragedy For NYC Family

Neighbors have buried 15-year-old Awsaf Alvi Islam, who died after hurtling onto a New York City sidewalk when a motorcycle collided with a vehicle carrying Lakers star Lamar Odom.

WFAN–07/20/2011

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