Jamaica Times

Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010

Queens Village

Two men shot dead in St. Albans

A pair of shootings that took place within hours and blocks of each other in St. Albans this week may have been the sign of increased gang activity in southeast Queens, according to an elected official. Comment.
Laurelton

Rosedale man convicted in slay of Springfield Park teenager

A Rosedale man was convicted last week of randomly killing a teen in Springfield Park more than three years ago, the Queens district attorney said. Comment.
Laurelton

Jamaica housing advocacy group praises Obama’s veto

A housing advocacy group said that despite new efforts put in place by the government, southeast Queens is still leading in home foreclosures and the president’s veto to a new bill last week saved residents from even more despair. Comment.

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