| Jul 11, 2009
| 3:54 PM
The fire that erupted Friday on the Throgs Neck Bridge continues to cause traffic delays in the area, according to a report in Newsday.
Investigators remain on the scene to pinpoint the cause of the fire, as engineers inspect the bridge's steel beams,...
| Jul 13, 2009
Often the second choice of drivers taking the Throgs Neck Bridge to the Bronx, the Clearview Expressway is the only option Monday for thousands of commuters since a fire caused massive traffic disruptions.
The ramp off the Cross Island Parkway will...
| Jul 21, 2009
If you take the Throgs Neck bridge to work each day, you know what a headache it has been since the construction fire on July 10th.
Only two North bound lanes are open and you can't get on from the Cross Island Parkway.
When PIX News asked one trucker...
| Aug 19, 2009
| 12:07 PM
In what police are calling a tragic accident, a 13-year-old boy killed his father Tuesday after inadvertently mowing him down with a car while being taught how to drive.
According to police, John Cedeno, 45, was attempting to teach his son how to park on...
| Aug 25, 2009
| 9:07 AM
A construction worker died Tuesday morning in an accident on the Throgs Neck Bridge, a spokesperson for the Fire Department has confirmed.
The fatal incident reportedly happened at 10:23 a.m. in the vicinity surrounding the middle of the bridge span...
| Oct 30, 2008
BRONX, N.Y - A man from the Bronx is accused of a heartless crime: killing his wife's dog by first shooting the animal with a BB gun and then fatally stabbing it.
Police say Brian McCafferty, 28, of Throgs Neck argued with his wife in the early hours...
| May 29, 2009
Talk about being highborn.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority says three peregrine falcon chicks have hatched in a nest atop one of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge's 693-foot-tall tower this spring. Another falcon chick has been born on a 360-foot...
| Jul 29, 2010
| 4:46 AM
The Throgs Neck Bridge was closed to all traffic for much of the morning commute due to a suspicious vehicle parked underneath it.
Police closed the bridge at about 6 a.m. Thursday, just as rush hour began to get underway. The suspicious unoccupied dark-...
| May 28, 2010
| 9:44 AM
A construction worker was injured Friday after he fell from the Throgs Neck Bridge in Queens, fire officials said.
According to authorities, the worker fell onto the bridge's midspan at 11:08 a.m. It wasn't immediately clear where on the bridge he fell...
| Dec 29, 2009
| 1:15 PM
Gusty winds are wreaking havoc all over the tri-state area Tuesday afternoon causing damage and scattered power outages throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.
The National Weather Service says wind gusts are expected to reach well over 50 mph...
| Jan 19, 2010
| 4:00 PM
New York City police are on the hunt for two suspects who are accused of dressing up as utility workers and robbing a number of homes in the Bronx, police said.
The suspects -- identified as John George and Steve Demetro-- first robbed a home Sept. 15 in...