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Off-Duty Cop Takes His Own Life in Astoria Sunday

Aug 3 2020, By Michael Dorgan An off duty NYPD cop fatally shot himself in the head inside his Astoria apartment Sunday morning. Officer Richard Catapano was discovered dead after police responded to a 911 call at around 1:50 a.m. of a shooting inside 31-10 23rd St. The NYPD officer had shot himself, police said,… Read more »

Hundreds of Jobs Up For Grabs at Sixth Queens Online Recruitment Fair

July 31, 2020 By Michael Dorgan Calling all job seekers! Hundreds of jobs will be up for grabs when the Queens Borough President’s sixth recruitment fair is held next week. The event, which will take place via the video-conferencing application Zoom, is being held on Aug. 5 at 2:00 p.m. and out-of-work residents will get… Read more »

New Concourse and Gates at LaGuardia Airport to Open Next Week

July 30, 2020 By Allie Griffin A brand new concourse and seven new gates will open at LaGuardia Airport next week, as part of the airport’s ongoing $8 billion transformation. The western concourse and gates will welcome travelers through Terminal B of the airport, beginning Aug. 5, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday. The new 210,000-square-foot… Read more »

Alleged Pervert Wanted For Groping Two Women Inside Queens Subway Stations

July 30, 2020 By Michael Dorgan Police are searching for an alleged pervert who groped two women inside separate Queens subway stations earlier this month. The suspect, according to police, assaulted his first victim inside the 74th Street/Roosevelt Avenue subway station on July 13 at around 1:20 p.m. The man grabbed a 54-year-old female with both arms… Read more »

Suspect Wanted For Drive-By Shooting Near Astoria Houses in June: NYPD

July 30, 2020 By Michael Dorgan Police are searching for a suspect who carried out a drive-by shooting near the Astoria Houses NYCHA complex in June. Police said the shooter was inside a white Mercedes Benz coupe in the vicinity of Astoria Boulevard and 8th Street on June 29 at around 11:35 a.m. The suspect… Read more »