| Dec 26, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Last year, I did a Mommy Minute story about Bikes For Kids, a wonderful, local organization with a simple mission: all children deserve to enjoy a bicycle. In a crammed garage, a few guys refurbish used bikes for boys and girls in need. They are intense...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 6:25 PM
Parents at PS 114 say the Department of Education jumped the gun and reopened the Belle Harbor school before it was properly inspected. Now parents are planning to protest until the Department of Education shuts down the school to remedy the situation....
| Nov 21, 2012
| 1:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The things that Marge Gatti once cherished are lying on what's left of her deck, spattered in mud, like a yard sale gone awry.
The white fur coat she bought for $80 at an auction. Family videos. A peach-colored glass creamer from...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 3:30 PM
The sights and sounds are familiar on Beach 128th Street in the Rockaways. Whole lives being ripped out of homes. But rather than despair, here in the the Belle Harbor section, there is hope.
“When I showed up here on Wednesday, I already had...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 1:13 PM
When Donal O'Sullivan, a successful, Irish-born contractor living in northeastern Queens, heard about the devastation left by Hurricane Sandy in the Rockaways, he felt compelled to go see it for himself.
What he found in the southernmost section of the...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 9:37 PM
Hundreds gathered Saturday in New York to mark the 10th anniversary of the crash of Flight 587 — the second deadliest plane crash in United States history....
| Sep 5, 2010
| 4:37 PM
The JetBlue flight attendant who captured the country's imagination for his unorthodox exit from his job has been fired, officially, according to a spokesperson for the airline.
Jenny Dervin says Steven Slater, 38, was dismissed sometime last week....
| Sep 5, 2010
| 8:02 AM
NEW YORK -- Sometimes there's no going back.
JetBlue Airways says that there will be no second exits for famed flight attendant Steven Slater -- who captured the nation's imagination with his profanity-laced loudspeaker tirade and jump down a plane's...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 1:17 PM
A New York City judge granted bail for the flight attendant who allegedly cursed out passengers and grabbed a beer before escaping down an emergency chute.
Steven Slater, 38, was arraigned Tuesday morning before Queens Criminal Court Judge Mary O'...
| Oct 20, 2010
| 1:16 PM
Former JetBlue Flight Attendant Steven Slater was apparently robbed by his boyfriend's brother, while he faced a judge Tuesday in connection with the highly-publicized temper tantrum he pulled on a grounded plane at JFK Airport over the summer.
| Nov 11, 2011
| 8:25 AM
It was the second deadliest plane crash in U.S. history and this weekend marks the 10th anniversary of the crash of American Airlines Flight 587.
The plane was headed to the Dominican Republic when it crashed in the Belle Harbor section of Queens,...