St. John's overpowers BU women
Jamaica, NY (WBNG BINGHAMTON) Aliyyah Hanford and Danaejah Grant each finished with 19 points, powering unbeaten St. John?s (4-0) to a 67-51 win over Binghamton (1-4) in a non-conference women?s basketball game on Friday afternoon at Carnesecca Hall.
Red Storm set sights on Knights
Jamaica, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Sporting their first Top-25 ranking since 2001, the now 24th-ranked St. John's Red Storm begin a four-game homestand starting with Wednesday evening's clash with the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights. Steve Lavin's Red Storm have already enjoyed a great deal of home cooking, playing six of their first seven games as the home team. St. John's has won six of its first ...
NY man arrested in connection with May slaying in Paterson
Detectives from the city Police Department and the Passaic County Sheriff?s Office arrested Michael Brown in an abandoned house in Orange on Friday, following their investigation into the May 18 shooting death of O?neil Linton, a city resident who was originally from Jamaica.
MTA to start fare hike public hearings
The MTA will start holding public hearings Monday on how to hike transit fares and bridge tolls next year. Agency brass will hear from the riding public in eight meetings?one held in each borough and the surrounding counties?as they consider options on raising MetroCard prices.
Reclaiming A Forgotten Woodhaven Cemetery
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BEHIND THE HEADLINES: Bajan face behind NY union
The six-foot-plus father could be easily mistaken in Ellerton or on Broad Street for an average ?Bajan-Yankee? returning home to get away from New York?s bitingly cold winds. But the man who grew up...
Rego Park SSA Set For Renovation
BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A Social Security building in Rego Park will be closed for the next few months to be spruced up. According to a press release sent out by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng?s (D-Flushing) office and confirmed by the Social Security Administration, the building, located at 63-44 Austin St. in Rego Park, [?]
From your computer, tell MTA about fare and toll hikes
On-line comments can be submitted here to the MTA. Public hearings have been completed. Board members say they will take into consideration the testimony as they decide which proposals to adopt. The plans include an average 4% increase across most fares and tolls in all the MTA?s agencies. Here?s the NYC Transit options: Hearings have already happened at locations in Jamaica, Queens Brooklyn ...
InterNotes Mobile Launches Indiegogo Crowdfunding Campaign for Mobile+, the First and Only Tablet Able to Print, Scan ...
NEW YORK, Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- InterNotes Mobile Corp, a startup company in New York, is working to launch Mobile+ (or MobilePlus), the first and only tablet device in the world with the capability to print, scan and fax.
Alaska Cruises Dethrones Las Vegas as Top U.S. "Destination" for 2015 in Travel Leaders Group's Latest Survey
PLYMOUTH, Minn., Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Travel Leaders Group unveiled the 2015 results of its authoritative annual Travel Trends Survey . Based on the findings, there is a major shake-up ...