Man shot in broad daylight in Woodside

August 25, By Jackie Strawbridge

A 60-year man was shot in the arm while he was driving his vehicle in Woodside this afternoon, according to police.

The victim was shot by a man who was walking on the sidewalk near 62-35 30th Avenue at about 1:15 pm,…

Spacious Studio in Coop Building

This is a lovely pre war coop studio apartment located in Sunnyside. Apartment features great natural light with elegant hardwood floors and high ceilings in elevator building. Unit consists of spacious single room, with separate kitchen and bathroom. Heat and hot water are included.…

Two eateries open on 46th Street

August 24, Staff Report

A Thai restaurant and a Mexican-American diner have opened on 46th Street in the past two weeks.

Term Tem, a Thai eatery, opened at 45-53 46th Street 10 days ago, taking over the space that was previously occupied by the Chinese restaurant China Taste.…

Police release sketch of suspect wanted for acid attack

August 23, Staff Report

The police have released a sketch of the suspect believed to have thrown an acid-like substance into the face of a woman on Skillman Avenue Wednesday.

The suspect–described as  5′ 8″, black and about 30 years old–allegedly threw a hazardous liquid into a 59-year-old woman’s face outside 33-02 Skillman Ave.…

Murphy’s closed, shut down by court order

August 20, By Christian Murray

Murphy’s Bar, located at 48-18 Skillman Avenue, closed for good Wednesday.

The establishment was shutdown by the landlord who took possession of the space by court order.

A marshal’s notice was posted on the front door of the bar/restaurant that was filed by the landlord against Murphy’s and proprietor Mike Murphy.…

Woman attacked with acid-like substance on 43rd Avenue

August 20, Staff Report

A 59-year-old woman was seriously burned after a man threw a hazardous substance in her face near Sunnyside last night, according to police.

The woman was getting into her car at the corner of 43rd Avenue and 33rd Street at about 5:35 pm when the man approached her and tossed an unknown substance into her face,…