| Nov 15, 2010
| 3:10 AM
Police confirmed that it was a fight between a male driver and his female passenger that caused a 1998 Mercury Sable to race out of control, jump the sidewalk and slam into two children walking home with their father.
It happened just before 5 p.m....
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:15 PM
Termites may have caused an entire row of utility poles to suddenly fall Tuesday afternoon in the Springfield Gardens section of Queens.
Five polls came tumbling down on 157th Street -- one of which fell on a UPS truck -- which prompted about 60 homes on...
| Oct 31, 2010
| 12:55 PM
Police arrested a 29-year-old Queens man in the shooting of a bodega worker, who was killed in front of his family while closing the store Oct. 23.
Shawn Forde, of Springfield Gardens, Queens, is in custody and charged with the murder of 54-year-old Juan...
| Oct 25, 2010
| 8:09 AM
Police are looking for the man who shot and killed the beloved owner of the Lucky Grocery & Deli store on Merrick Boulevard in Queens.
Juan Torres, 54, of Cypress Hills, Brooklyn was shot and killed in front of his family during an apparent robbery...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 9:53 AM
Two children were killed and five others injured after a fire broke out inside a two-family home in the Springfield Gardens section of Queens Thursday.
According to fire officials, the blaze was reported at around 9 a.m. at the home at 182nd Street.
| May 24, 2010
| 6:07 AM
Police are searching for man who they say killed one man and injured five others, one critically on Sunday.
The suspect is 5-feet 8-inches tall, between 20- to 25-years-old, and was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark pants, according to...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 5:33 PM
More than a dozen homes were damaged early Wednesday morning in Queens, when a 12-inch water main burst.
The water main, dating back to 1969, broke at about 4:30 a.m. at the corner of 159th Street and 140th Ave.
The Environmental Protection Agency...
| Apr 14, 2010
| 10:28 AM
Margaret Thompson was sound asleep Wednesday morning in her Springfield Gardens home when she woke up to a nightmare -- the sound of an explosion and what she thought was rain.
"I looked out the window and saw the street was flooded. Water was just...
| Nov 27, 2009
| 2:40 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for three suspects wanted in connection with a home invasion in Queens.
The incident occurred early Friday morning on 223rd Street in Springfield Gardens. The men are accused of shooting the 64-year-old male victim....