The group rallied support for the return of the three missing boys with the hashtag #BringBackOurBoys.
Village residents, friends and fans memorialized the actor by candlelight.
Police are working to track down the people Hoffman was last seen with.
A crowd gathered at the Long Island City site to mourn the loss of the graffiti art.
Dozens gathered in Queens' "Little Manila" Wednesday for a vigil for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Aid groups held a community vigil to mark the six month anniversary of Hurricane Sandy.
Factions were divided over how to protest the death of 16-year-old Kimani Gray, who was shot by police.
Relatives of Kimani Gray, 16, decided not to speak when the vigil grew rowdy, representatives said.
Dennis Hamer was killed on Feb. 20, 2013 in Canarsie.
Arlene Delgado urged parents to be involved in their children's lives after the death of Raphael Ward.
Shooting victims Benjamin Wheeler, 6, and principal Dawn Hochsprung have ties to Sunnyside.
Lou Rispoli was beaten to death on a Sunnyside street last month.
Darrell Patillo allegedly killed Jonathan Lewis during a vigil for the victim of an unrelated homicide.
Hundreds marched in memory of Army Pvt. Danny Chen, calling for answers from the military.
Dozens of Bob Arihood's friends attended a vigil outside Ray's Candy Store, recounting stories of the documentarian's "constant presence."
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