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Pennsylvania Woman Dies from Motorcycle Crash in Holliswood

July 27, 2020 By Allie Griffin A Pennsylvania woman has died after she crashed her motorcycle in Holliswood Sunday. Tineisha Howard, of Allentown, PA, was driving a 2019 Kawasaki ZX6R motorcycle southbound on Francis Lewis Boulevard, near Epsom Course, when she lost control of the bike Sunday, police said. Howard struck a nearby fire hydrant… Read more »

Woman, 51, Fights Off Man Who Attempted to Rape Her in Forest Park: NYPD

July 26, 2020 By Christian Murray A 51-year-old woman fought off a man who attempted to rape her in Forest Park Saturday. The woman was walking on the Orange Trial inside the park when a man came up from behind at around 6:30 p.m. and attempted to rape her. The suspect, according to police, initially… Read more »

Man Carjacks Luxury Volvo in Williamsburg, Dumps Vehicle in Queens : NYPD

July 24, 2020 By Michael Dorgan Police are searching for a man who carjacked a luxury Volvo in Williamsburg last week. The suspect got into a woman’s white 2020 Volvo S60, which was parked outside 84 Withers St. on July 16 at around 5 a.m., and brandished an unidentified object, police said. The woman, who… Read more »

New Elevators at the Astoria Boulevard Station Open

July 24, 2020 By Allie Griffin Brand new elevators at the Astoria Boulevard N/W station opened to customers today, after many months of construction. Two street-to-mezzanine elevators and two mezzanine-to-platform elevators were put into service today at the station. Local leaders — who have pushed for elevators at the station for years to make it… Read more »

Fire Breaks out in Woodside Home, Four People Seriously Injured: FDNY

July 24, 2020 By Michael Dorgan Four people were seriously injured – including a young girl – after a fire broke out inside a house in Woodside early Friday morning. The victims were inside a two-story house on 64-05 35th Ave. when the blaze started, police said. Some of the victims were trapped on the… Read more »

Astoria Gas Station Robbed at Gunpoint Thursday: NYPD

July 24, 2020 By Allie Griffin Police are looking for a duo who robbed a gas station in Astoria at gunpoint last night. Two men entered a Mobil gas station along 21st St., just before 9 p.m. brandishing a black firearm. The pair demanded money from a 65-year-old employee as they went behind the sales… Read more »

Alternate Side Parking Rules to Return in August

July 24, 2020 By Allie Griffin Alternate side parking rules will return for all of next month, beginning Monday, Aug. 3, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced today. The city has repeatedly suspended the street parking rules during the coronavirus pandemic, so that New Yorkers don’t have to move their cars for street cleaning. Alternate side… Read more »

Man Gropes Woman Inside Flushing Train Station: NYPD

July 24, 2020 Staff Report Police are looking to find a man who allegedly grabbed a 29-year-old woman’s buttocks at the Flushing Main Street subway station earlier this month. The NYPD said that the suspect grabbed the woman’s rear end while she walked down a set of stairs inside the station at around 10:25 p.m…. Read more »