| Feb 17, 2010
| 1:49 PM
A Queens man says he feels lucky to be alive Wednesday, after he says he was nearly electrocuted while walking his dog on a sidewalk in Far Rockaway.
According to 52-year-old James Evans, he was walking his pit bull Max along Cornaga Avenue at around 2...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 9:57 AM
As another major winter storm hits our area, officials are taking the proper precautions on the roads and rails.
The National Weather service warns the Tri-State area could be in for significant snow, sleet, and ice accumulations. The storm has the...
| Feb 26, 2010
| 4:06 AM
Today's snow storm is hindering commuter traffic of all sorts.
According to the New Jersey Transit website, bus service for all routes North of I-495 is suspended until further notice. All trains on the Port Jervis Line have been suspended.
| Mar 30, 2010
| 6:51 AM
Long Island Rail Road is providing extra service on the Babylon, Far Rockaway, Port Jefferson and Port Washington branches on Tuesday and Good Friday.
The extra service begins from 2-4pm departing from Penn Station in Manhattan.
The Babylon and Port...
| Apr 16, 2010
| 11:48 AM
More than 90 people were arrested Friday on murder, weapons, and drug charges as part of a large-scale investigation launched by the Queens District Attorney's Office two years ago.
Among the individuals in police custody, include a former City...
| Mar 14, 2010
| 2:58 PM
New Jersey Transit reports that Midtown Direct trains on the Montclair-Boonton line have been restored as of 7:35 a.m. They had been canceled due to flooding.
The Princeton shuttle, the Dinky, isn't running but there are replacement buses currently...
| Mar 15, 2010
| 4:42 AM
Thousands of people are without power on Long Island after this weekend's storm.
Roughly 62,000 customers are still without power on Monday morning across Long Island. Authorities say that some residents won't have their power restored until as late as...
| Sep 12, 2009
Authorities turned to Facebook to help track down a Queens man who is accused of brutally beating his boyfriend's dog.
The incident occurred following a verbal dispute between 22-year-old Donnell Walters and 20-year-old Omar Koonce outside the couple's...
| Oct 23, 2009
| 4:35 AM
Weekend commuters can expect several service changes on numerous subway lines and the Long Island Railroad as maintenance work continues.
The MTA says the affected lines will be rerouted or replaced with shuttle buses for certain stretches. The only...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 9:18 AM
New York City police are beefing up their presence in a Queens neighborhood where two women were raped in as many days.
Police say they are searching for one suspect and are waiting for DNA evidence. A 25-year-old woman was followed as she got out of a...
| Nov 3, 2009
| 6:01 PM
New York City police have arrested a man believed to be the rapist who has targeted women in Far Rockaway.
Malcolm Johnson, 23, is accused of raping two women in the Queens neighborhood last week.
Police said the Johnson was armed with a gun when he...
| Dec 22, 2005
In Day Two of the citywide transit strike, stranded straphangers and the Long Island Rail Road alike learned from the mistakes of Day One.
Wednesday, the railroad added staff, changed tactics for crowd control and a smoother commute resulted. Passengers,...