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Sunnyside »

Champion Bodybuilder Creates 'Garden of Love' for His Family and Pets

Vinnie Milone created an elaborate garden in the side yard of his Sunnyside home to honor his family.

Long Island City »

Controversy Over Pink Sculpture Spurs Effort to Change Public Art Program

Jimmy Van Bramer introduced a bill Tuesday that would require more public input for publicly-funded art.

Sunnyside »

Police Renew Effort to Solve 2012 Killing of Gay Activist Lou Rispoli

The 108 Precinct recently tweeted sketches of the suspects in the killing of gay activist Lou Rispoli.

Corona »

Woman Fends Off Sex Attacker Who Threw Her to the Ground, Police Say

The suspect covered her mouth and threw her to the ground on 43rd Avenue, police said.

Elmhurst »

Meet 'The Obsessed Garbage Collecting Lady' of Elmhurst

Jen Mantovani details the garbage she picks up in her neighborhood on a blog.

Elmhurst »

Street Renamed for Police Officer Who Died from 9/11-Related Cancer

Police Officer Robert Ehmer spent 20 years with the 110th Precinct in Elmhurst. 

Elmhurst »

NYPD Precinct Commanders Can Say Whatever They Want on Twitter (Mostly)

Deputy Inspector Ronald Leyson from the 110 Precinct hopes to share the good work of his officers.

Flushing »

Man Dies in Flushing Fire, Officials Say

A man died in a fire within a 159th Street apartment building, the NYPD said.

Sunnyside »

Police Still Hunting for Clues in Death of Gay Activist, A Year Later

Police and loved ones are still looking for the suspects in the October 2012 killing of Lou Rispoli.

Long Island City »

Kidnap Victim Rescued After Being Held for a Month in Queens, DA Says

Pedro Portugal, 52, was rescued from a Long Island City warehouse on May 20, prosecutors said.

Sunnyside »

Friends of Slain Gay Activist Hunt for Clues Amid Police Response Probe

Friends of murdered Queens resident Lou Rispoli say they're frustrated by lack of progress on the case.

Sunnyside »

Victim in Brutal Sunnyside Beating Taken Off Life Support

Lou Rispoli, 62, was attacked on 43rd Avenue on Saturday, Oct. 20.

Woodside »

Man Wanted for Exposing Himself in Woodside, Cops Say

A woman snapped a photo of a man who allegedly exposed himself to her in Woodside.