The 9-year-olds defeated the Long Island Cougars 16-2 on Saturday, getting great pitching from Anthony Samela and Anthony Florides, who combined to allow two runs in six innings. Florides, who is also the team’s leading hitter (.485 batting average)
Sleepwalking to a 31-15 record and a third place finish at the Mid-Atlantic NABF regional, it seemed as if this team loaded with talent would quietly go their own way to their respective schools in the fall.
Except that things didn’t quite go as planned. The men’s basketball team limped to a 3-2 record in pool play, barely reached the quarterfinals, or the money, ahem, medal rounds, and in the process made every card-carrying member of the NBA swe
With the Dodgers Bobby Tesseyman and Jared Macchirole pitching on Saturday against Bayside, this game was left to Dodger ace Anthony Velazquez to get the job done. The Ducks game out swinging and scored one run in the first inning on two hits, but the Do
Cory Bassett, 27, of Hempstead was traveling northbound on the Whitestone Expressway near the Cross Island Parkway about 4 p.m. Friday when he lost control of his 2004 Suzuki motorcycle, police said. The bike jumped the center divider and Bassett was hurl
Officers responded to an emergency call at a 228th Street home at 8:30 p.m. and discovered Jamal Roberts, 1 month old, unconscious, police said. Jamal was taken to Franklin General Hospital in Nassau County, but he died 30 minutes later, police said. <
Miriam Sullivan, 38, of Queens Village was charged with driving while intoxicated and endangering the welfare of her children, Suffolk County police said. Officers said the car was shifted into reverse when they found Sullivan sleeping in the driver’
The 54-year-old driver picked up the man at Cross Bay Boulevard and 158th Street in Howard Beach. When they reached the man’s destination in Woodhaven, the passenger stole an undetermined amount of cash from the driver and fled on foot, the paper re
Officers arrested Corey Hannah, 22, on charges of pistol-whipping David Ramos, 21, and stealing his gold chain, police said. Police also arrested Stephon Blakely, Ramos’ friend, on charges of carrying a gun, police said.
The attack took place about 3:15 a.m. near the intersection of Roosevelt Avenue and 103rd Street, police said. A 21-year-old man was stabbed in the chest, back and arms, while a 24-year-old man was knifed in the chest and stomach, police said. They were t
Take the IRT No. 7 Flushing subway to the Shea Stadium / Willets Point Station. The USTA National Tennis Center is about a three-minute walk down the ramp from the station. Or take the “E” or “F” trains to Roosevelt Avenue and tran
A panel of international print and broadcast journalists and fans from around the world selected the 2004 inductees from the roster of U.S. champions based on their performance at the tournament and impact on the popularity and growth of the event.
The ninth annual daylong festival of kids’ tennis activities - including interactive games, musical entertainment, free clinics and the World TeamTennis finals - will take place Saturday at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows Corona
Most of the thousands of city employees that pay child support are men. The reason why most of the city employees that pay child support are men is because the courts and the government give fathers very minimal custodial rights then punish them with unco
First, he has eliminated instructional experience as a job requirement and replaced it with a pre-civil service eligibility based on cronyism and secrecy. Second, to accomplish this he has set up a corporate funded yet taxpayer supported Leadership Academ
Third, the high cost of additional security is probably greater than the income that will be generated. The additional expenses will probably come out of city revenue while the benefits go to only a few sectors of our economy such as hotels and restaurant
Skull & Bones is intimately tied to semi-secret globalist organizations such as the Council on Foreign Relations, the Trilateral Commission and the Bilderbergers, which have come to dominate U.S. political and economic policy as to constitute a separa
This change, if enacted, would address a serious overdevelopment problem facing our community as well as the rest of the residential areas of our city. It would end a loophole in the present code that allows developers to construct oversized structures (M
Although the killers operating in this area are known to elected officials, they continue to disregard the New Property Civic Association and other civic associations’ demand for a moratorium to stop the brutal murder of landmark homes.
Last week the City Council approved a plan to rezone the light industrial areas of Hunters Point on the western shore of Queens, creating upscale townhouses where factories used to be. If the zoning ultimately succeeds, expensive apartments and trendy sho
The new program would require hospitals to ask patients if they are in this country illegally. Do they honestly think that people who risked their lives to enter this country illegally are suddenly going to confess and risk deportation just to get a flu s
The building that now houses the Irish restaurant has already been sod to a group of investors from Flushing and Bayside. Frank Mockler and his brother sold Irish coffee and the World’s Fair in 1964 and opened the restaurant soon after the fair was
Pamar leased two gas stations in Queens, one in Long Island City for 15 years and one in College Point since 1999. Pamar said that after LukOil acquired Getty it raised his monthly rent from $3,000 to $9,000 and slashed his commissions.