| Oct 24, 2011
| 3:27 PM
In the years between Barbara Sheehan killing her husband in self defense and her acquittal for the fatal shooting, her family has voted with their feet and with their pocketbooks to keep her out of jail on bail.
Now that she's fighting a criminal weapons...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 7:37 PM
Riker's Island is only a few miles away from Howard Beach, yet getting from one location to the other took weeks for Barbara Sheehan. Acquitted of gunning down her husband Raymond on October 6th, the mother of two is finally home. She was allowed to...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 8:54 PM
At least seven people were arrested at the annual Starscape Festival at Fort Armistead Park last week on drug charges, Anne Arundel police announced Thursday.
The June 9-10 event, in Baltimore near the Arundel line, consisted of an outdoor music festival...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:02 PM
After an emotional trial that made national headlines, it was finally judgment day for Barbara Sheehan. On Thursday, a judge sentenced the Queens mother to five years in jail for a weapons possession charge stemming from the murder of her husband....
| Nov 10, 2011
| 3:11 PM
The life of Barbara Sheehan, the woman acquitted of murdering her abusive husband, is in limbo while she awaits her appeal on a lesser charge, criminal weapons possession, to which she was sentenced to five years in prison on Thursday.
| Feb 8, 2012
| 5:09 PM
Barbara Sheehan, the Howard Beach housewife who admitted she shot and killed her former cop husband is telling all on the Anderson Cooper show tomorrow. And an audience full of mothers, fathers, wives and husbands showed their support at the filming--...
| Jan 28, 2010
It's hard to remember a time when the Ramones were not, well, the Ramones. But Mickey Leigh can. Not only was he the band's first roadie and sang on their first record, he was Joey's little brother. In "I Slept With Joey Ramone" -- co-written with veteran...
| Nov 20, 2009
A Queens grandmother was struck and killed Thursday night on her way home from her own Birthday party.
Concetta DiBenedetto, 78, was walking along 92nd Street - about a block from her home - when she was struck crossing 164th Avenue in Howard Beach. Cops...
| May 15, 2008
Dozens of patients who went to a local dental clinic in Queens, well-known for its TV ads, are now dealing with another pain... in their pocketbooks.
The Select Dental facility, located in Howard Beach suddenly closed and left several patients stranded,...
| Jul 5, 2010
| 4:43 AM
A man was fatally shot in the head just before midnight in Howard Beach, Queens.
Police say the 49-year-old man was discovered by officers at about 11:55 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of 79th Street and 151st Avenue.
Reports say the victim was found...
| Feb 18, 2010
| 10:33 AM
Authorities are investigating the deaths of two people whose bodies were discovered Thursday morning in an SUV in Teaneck, police said.
According to officials, the bodies were found in a parked Ford Explorer on Oakdene Avenue.
The victims, described...