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CBS2 Exclusive: Woman Asks NYC To Buy Back City Street That Was Sold To Her As ‘Vacant Lot’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A woman in the middle of a bizarre municipal mix-up says she isn’t getting much sympathy from the city.

“I wanted a lot,” Norma Parnell told CBS2’s Tony Aiello. 324 more words


Man killed, another injured in Far Rockaway shooting: police

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens — A man was killed and another injured and hospitalized in a shooting in Far Rockaway early Friday, according to police.

Police responded to reports of a person shot near Beach Channel Drive and Hassock Street, bordering Far Rockaway and Nassau County, around 1:21 a.m., NYPD officials said. 104 more words


Woman And Children, Ages 2 And 3, Struck By Car In Far Rockaway, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 2-year-old, a 3-year-old and their mother were hit by a car that jumped a curb in Far Rockaway, Queens Wednesday. 171 more words


Riddle me this

When I was a kid, I loved fishing with my dad. We’d go out to Jones Beach and set up lines along the pier, throw a crab cage into the ocean. 742 more words

TALL JUAN: Olden Goldies.

For the past few years I have been obsessed with Far Rockaway resident, Tall Juan. I found his music by accident and it’s probably been one of the best musical finds of mine. 845 more words

FRHS ‘51 Friends Reconnect after 65 years thanks to "Friends of Old Far Rockaway" on Facebook

Burt Schulman and I knew each other at FRHS, and happened to enroll at Champlain College in Plattsburgh, NY along with another classmate, Mike Hazen.  At college, we became close friends. 776 more words

Can't Is Not An Option

Police Probe Shooting Death Of Pennsylvania Man In Bayswater Park

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police on Monday were investigating the shooting death of a Pennsylvania man who was shot to death in Bayswater Park in Queens. 114 more words