| Feb 10, 2011
| 2:34 PM
A man walked into an Astoria pharmacy Thursday afternoon and opened fire, shooting and killing a woman, police said.
The woman, whose identity has not been released, was transported in critical condition to Elmhurst Hospital where she later died.
| Feb 14, 2011
| 1:39 PM
If you drive, the toughest place in the city to get a loaf or bread or a newspaper might be 31st st. near the N and Q stop in Astoria where livery cab drivers troll for fares.
Shoppers willing to risk a ticket, will double park, while drivers just...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 5:57 PM
Some new City statistics were released yesterday showing graffiti is down over all in New York city . But Glendale and Ridgewood Queens are still the two highest neighborhoods with grafffiti complaints.
Danielle Greczi from Glendale says , "Its a...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 7:41 PM
Roy C. “Bob” Godfrey, 84, of Stoystown (Buckstown), died March 8, 2011, at home. Born May 18, 1926, in New Florence, son of Jim Godfrey and Gladys (Atkins) Godfrey- Blackburn. Preceded in death by his parents; brothers: James, Edward and...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 12:37 PM
While the name John Gilbert Collison Sr. has been largely forgotten today, his invention of the artificial steel hip ball more than 60 years ago has given him orthopedic immortality.
His invention, manufactured in Baltimore in his Falls Road facility,...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 12:07 AM
People in one Queens neighborhood were in shock Sunday night, after a little girl visiting from Australia died in a two-car crash in Astoria.
Sabrina Mangos, 10, and members of her family were here visiting from the city of Tennyson, near Adelaide. That'...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 9:14 AM
Cops say the chaotic scene started when a man and woman got into a fight over who the father is of their 9-year-old child.
Authorities say the 46-year-old man never believed the child was his and that ignited a fight. He beat the child's 42-year-old...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 2:53 PM
Two Eastern Panhandle residents died and several others were flown to a Virginia hospital following a three-vehicle accident Tuesday night on W.Va. 9 in Ranson, Police Chief William Roper said.
One of the vehicles had been traveling west in the eastbound...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 10:54 AM
Police are searching for the mother who stuffed her newborn inside a shoebox and abandoned her outside a Queens home Friday morning.
According to authorities, the baby girl was discovered wrapped in a purple towel some time after 7 a.m. outside a...
| Sep 4, 2011
In 1937, poet Edna St. Vincent Millay came close to refusing an honorary degree from New York University when she learned she had been excluded from a reception for male recipients of the doctorate at the Waldorf-Astoria and instead was to have a quiet...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:31 PM
A list of the Sept. 11, 2001, attack victims from data compiled by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
The overall death toll from the attacks stands at 2,977 -- including 2,753 killed as a result of the attacks at the World Trade Center, 184...