NYC Crime: Man dies after being shot in the head in Bronx

LONGWOOD, Bronx (WABC) — A 49-year-old man was killed after being shot in the head in the Bronx. It happened next to a playground near the intersection of Jackson Avenue and East 156th Street in Longwood. So far, no arrests have been made. The investigation is ongoing. READ ALSO | A suspect in court today … Read more

Fox News Pundit Lisa Marie Boothe falsely claims Miami is safer than New York

Fox News contributor Lisa Marie Boothe mocked and belittled a network guest on Friday for claiming that New York’s crime rates are similar to Florida’s, saying she lives in Miami and ” we don’t have those problems there.” Despite Boothe’s confident boasting, however, Florida’s murder rate is actually much higher than New York’s — and … Read more

Suspect charged with assaulting subway cleaner in Pelham Bay Park, MTA wants to ban him

MELROSE, Bronx (WABC) — A man with more than 40 prior arrests who is accused of brutally assaulting a subway cleaner in the Bronx was indicted by a grand jury on Friday, as the victim’s supporters rallied outside court to demand justice. Alexander Wright is charged with assault and harassment, and the victim, Anthony Nelson, … Read more

Hulu Hosts ‘Only Murders in the Building’ Pop-Up in NYC Ahead of Season 2 Finale

NEW YORK CITY — Ahead of the Season 2 finale of the hit show “Only Murders in the Building,” featuring Steve Martin, Martin Short, and Selena Gomez, Hulu is hosting a “Third Arm Gallery: An Only Murders in the Building Experience” pop-up ” for fans in New York. From inside the walls of the Arconia … Read more

Experts call for federal receivership for Rikers Island

Mayor Adams visits Rikers Island (Photo: Michael Appleton/Office of the Mayor) August 19, 2022 – Experts call for federal receivership for Rikers Island New York criminal justice system veterans Elizabeth Glazer and Vincent Schiraldi joined the show to discuss their experience working in city government, the crisis at Rikers Island prisons and what he needs … Read more

Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde kiss at the gym in New York before the date

Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde were spotted hanging out at a New York gym on Thursday ahead of a romantic night out. The pair were seen sharing a kiss while completing a workout in photos taken on Thursday. Later that evening, they dined at Rubirosa, an Italian-American family restaurant. The former One Direction member, who … Read more

Do you see it ? Crush it! Fighting the Invasive Spotted Lantern Fly

When Stephen Nixon recently noticed a “beautiful” speckled lantern near his bag while skateboarding in Brooklyn, he answered the request of city officials. He stomped on it. “I don’t like killing things. Few people do. I will catch and release cockroaches if I find them in my apartment,” Nixon said. “But it seems like something … Read more

2 men and 1 girl arrested and charged with beating taxi driver to death in Queens

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens (WABC) — Two 20-year-old men and a 15-year-old girl have been arrested by police and are accused of beating a New York taxi driver to death. Austin Amos walked into the 101st Precinct train station in Far Rockaway, Queens, Wednesday night, accompanied by his mother, after investigators released video of the suspects … Read more

Mayor Adams makes outdoor dining announcement in New York – CBS New York

Mayor Adams makes outdoor dining announcement in New YorkCBS New York Mayor Adams will make an announcement on outdoor dining sheds69NewsWFMZ-TV Mayor Adams removes abandoned outdoor dining sheds and completes initial demolition of neglected blitz 24nyc.gov Exclusive: Mayor Adams weighs in on New York’s outdoor dining debateABC7NY Eyewitness News See full coverage on Google News

Stapleton offers restaurants and a park on the water

After arriving in Stapleton on the Staten Island Railroad, it is half a block from Bay Street, which is the main street of this North Shore waterfront neighborhood. Once the commercial center of the island, things changed when the Verrazzano Bridge was built and businesses moved to the center of the borough. A resurgence is … Read more