| Sep 5, 2012
| 5:14 AM
If you are buying a home or any property , listen up! This is a story about a cracked sidewalk that just goes so much deeper and teaches a valuable lesson in "reading the fine print."
Sixty-eight-year-old Judith Smith bought her home along Willets...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 3:29 PM
Commercial trucks aren't supposed to cut through residential streets, but it happens all the time on 5th Avenue in Malba gardens, big rigs barreling down street.
"We have the box trucks (passing through) all day everyday," said Alfredo Centola...
| Dec 6, 2010
| 3:12 PM
Residents of Bayside Queens are fed up with getting parking tickets for blocking street cleaners on Bell Blvd. -- especially since the streets haven't been cleaned for years.
"In 2008 my wife and I paid $2300 in violations," said Gus Floropoulos, "We'...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 1:28 PM
WILLIAMSBURG, NY (WPIX) -- People on Leonard street in Brooklyn have been getting bombarded with tickets for parking in a school zone -- but there hasn't been a school in the neighborhood since 2006.
"What is going on?” asked Helen Mena...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 4:43 AM
The city's Finance Department made a major mistake in the property tax-rolls and mistakenly boosted property tax values. Now, Co-Op owners are holding a tax revolt in Queens.
"We're stuggling. We're trying to keep our people who have fixed incomes here...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 5:22 PM
A new bill submitted by State Assemblyman Michael DenDekker would allow drivers to collect $100 for each ticket written in error.
And as drivers rejoice at news of the bill, they should remember to thank DenDekker's mother, who may have been the...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 6:34 PM
He's a trained, decorated military tail gunner. So why is a retired Marine facing up to fifteen years in prison for reporting a legally registered gun to authorities? It's a question his many supporters are trying to get answered as they also attempt to...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 4:49 PM
PIX11 News first told you about an ugly eyesore back in July, the old Whitestone Farmer's Market on 154th street and 11th Avenue.
It was covered in graffiti and trash, today it got a makeover.
Thanks to City Councilmember Dan Halloran, Welcome to...
| May 13, 2011
| 6:19 PM
"This is messing everything up for us. People look at us, and they’re afraid," said 28-year-old Ali Popel--a Muslim who was born in Afghanistan. Popel stood on 143rd Street today in Whitestone Friday, talking about the arrest of his neighbor, 26-...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 3:28 PM
An anonymous jury--its members known only by numbers--started deliberating Monday the terror conspiracy case against 28 year old Adis Medunjanin of Flushing, Queens.
Medunjanin is charged in the plot to bomb New York City subway cars in September 2009....
| Mar 28, 2009
WHITESTONE (WPIX) -- The Whitestone Bridge reopened Friday, hours after a truck traveling on the Queens-bound side of the bridge struck a traffic sign, causing the steel structure to collapse on all six lanes of traffic, officials say.
The incident which...
| Mar 25, 2009
WHITESTONE, N.Y. (WPIX) -- It has happened again.
New York City police are investigating an incident that almost injured a man when an arrow nearly struck him as he was taking out his trash.
Eric Weinberger, 48, was reportedly standing outside his...