| Sep 22, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Christi Parsons NEW YORK -- Insisting that Middle East peace-talks must move beyond a familiar pattern of taking "tentative steps forward and then stepping back," President Obama entered a meeting with Israeli and Palestinian leaders this afternoon...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 4:36 PM
If youâve always felt that an hour of âProject Runwayâ a week is not enough, then youâre in luck. At 9 p.m. Thursday, July 29, the series kicks off its eighth season featuring 17 designers â the most in series......
| Jun 1, 2010
| 3:26 PM
Three City Council Members are looking to legalize double parking and are slated to introduce a bill that would allow drivers to double park if they're waiting for a spot or dropping off or picking up passengers.
Micheal O'Keefe, of Bay Ridge, told PIX...
| Jun 2, 2010
| 11:47 AM
Brave bodega workers fought off a pair of would-be robbers by wrestling a gun away from one of them during a holdup and keeping the suspect there until police arrived on the scene.
Police say the incident occurred around 7:15 a.m. Saturday inside the...
| Jun 5, 2010
Fish Fry starts sizzling today at Lions Park
The 63rd annual Fish Fry, sponsored by the Costa Mesa-Newport Harbor Lions Club, will take place today and Sunday at Lions Park, which is on 18th Street between Park and Anaheim avenues.
| Jun 29, 2010
| 6:15 PM
School Children have many reasons to celebrate today.
As many schools closed for summer vacation this week, 54 New York City public pools opened Tuesday. At the Olympic sized Astoria Park Pool area kids made a big splash to celebrate.
| Nov 16, 2009
| 6:54 AM
The City Council is set to approve a set of bills on Monday that would ease parking regulations in the five boroughs.
One bill, sponsored by Councilman Simcha Felder (D-Brooklyn), will create a five minute-grace period for alternate side of the street...
| Jun 5, 2009
| 10:44 AM
The family of a man whose body had been decomposing in a parked car covered in parking tickets, says officers should have spotted the body when they issued the slew of summonses to the minivan.
Police found the body of 59-year-old George Morales...
| Jul 13, 2009
| 5:29 PM
Police are investigating the death of a young Queens woman, after her body was discovered inside her Astoria home Sunday evening.
According to police, the victim identified as 23-year-old Carmen Saldana-Mundo, was home alone for the weekend while her...
| Aug 3, 2009
The Beautiful Life: TBL, Ashton Kutcher's new CW prime time drama starring Mischa Barton (The O.C.), Corbin Bleu (High School Musical) and supermodel Elle MacPherson, among others will be filming today in Astoria, Queens on 36th St. and 35th Ave.
| Aug 21, 2009
| 11:53 AM
With an eye on the recession, Starbucks has decided to lower the prices of some of its drinks. While the prices of its complex concoctions, such as their Macchiatos will be boosted by 30 percent, the coffee chain's simpler drinks, such as its coffees...