Articles By: Frank Thurston Green
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Traffic officials say it’s safe to cross Bruckner Boulevard at East 138th Street, but residents disagree.
Robberies A 16-year old boy was robbed at knifepoint at 2:50 p.m. Monday Oct. 22 at the corner of Third Avenue and East 149th Street. The alleged perpetrator, another 16-year old boy, snatched the victim’s property as he brandished a knife, police said. The suspect was arrested on charges including robbery, according to police. Because […]
An eight-month-old organization formed to combat gun violence vowed to redouble its efforts in the wake of a murder at the Adams houses.
Armed robbery foiled An armed man tried to rob a cab driver but was busted after the driver pulled over and locked the doors, police said. Simmon Severino was in the backseat of the taxi at the corner of St. Ann’s Avenue and East 137th Street about 5 a.m. on Oct 19 when he pulled […]
The word “ghetto” touches off a heated debate about a new mural in Melrose.