Whitestone Times

Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009

Whitestone Times

Man attacked another in Corona: DA’s office

FLUSHING — A Corona man was charged with assault and harassment Dec. 30 after he punched a stranger in the face in Flushing, a spokesman for Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said. Comment.
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Police searching for missing Laurelton man

LAURELTON — Police were asking for the public’s help in finding a mentally handicapped man who has been reported missing since Sunday. Comment.
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Monserrate now a senator

“The senator is now the senator.” Comment.
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Boro teacher accused of sex abuse

A teacher at a Broadway−Flushing music school was arraigned on sex crimes charges Monday after prosecutors said he allegedly abused an 11−year−old who was a student of his. Comment.
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Christmas thieves targeted dealer in Whitestone

One of two Brooklyn men charged in the burglary of a Whitestone family’s home on Christmas Eve allegedly told police he had originally set out to rob a drug dealer when his partner saw a man go into a larger house and decided he would be a better target, according to the Queens district attorney. Comment.
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Flushing welcomes 2009 babies

A family from Bayside and another from Flushing welcomed the first two babies born in the five boroughs within the first 10 minutes of 2009, while a Richmond Hill family’s newborn son was the first delivered in the state during the New Year. Comment.

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