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Off-Duty NYPD Sergeant Arrested for Assault in The Bronx

An off-duty, NYPD sergeant has been arrested in the Bronx’s 45th precinct. On Tuesday, June 28, at 6.58 a.m., Gregory Smith, 42, was charged with strangulation, assault, and harassment. Smith is assigned to the 41st precinct in The Bronx which serves Hunts Point and Longwood. According to his file,...
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Astros vs. Mets odds, prediction, line: 2022 MLB picks, Tuesday, June 28 best bets from proven model

Two first-place teams face off when the New York Mets (47-27) host the Houston Astros (45-27) in an MLB on TBS matchup on Tuesday evening. Houston split its previous series 2-2 with the New York Yankees. Meanwhile, the Mets won two of their last three games in a series against the Miami Marlins. Framber Valdez (7-3, 2.90 ERA) is starting for the Astros, while Carlos Carrasco (8-3, 4.42 ERA) will be on the hill for New York.

28-Year-Old Westchester Man Killed In Greenburgh Crash

Police are investigating a weekend crash that claimed the life of a Westchester man. It happened on Sunday, June 26 on the Sprain Brook Parkway in the town of Greenburgh. An initial investigation determined Zahid Sotero Vergara, age 28, of Harrison, was operating a 2010 Aprilia motorcycle southbound and lost control of his motorcycle while changing lanes, state police said.

Betzy's Latin Flavors Food Truck: will it bring the SPICE to Bridgeport's Jazz Fest?

This year, I decided to give back and help spread the word about the Second Annual Bridgeport Jazz Fest being held on McLevy Green, Saturday August 27, 2022. It should be a safe, relaxed, awesome time with a lot of great music and of course, FOOD! This week, I've decided to stop by three of the food trucks that both David Daniels and Amy Cabrera will have in attendance this year. First up? Betzy's Latin Flavors! I'm going to have to travel a little to get to her location since she'll be at the Trumbull Farmers Market today, but I'm ready. Question is: is her food as good as aloof these 5 star reviews are giving it? Is it worthy of being at the Jazz Fest this year? Find out at 6pm est ONLY on Mostly Healthy Food Reviews! Betzy's Latin Flavors <a href=""></a> Know anyone that might be interested in becoming a LIVE DONOR for someone like ME in need of a Kidney? Check out my NEW Microsite for Kidney transplant information! **<a href=""></a> ``````

Queens Man Wins $1 Million Lottery Prize

A New York man won a $1 million lottery prize. Aaron Isacov, a resident of the Queens neighborhood of Kew Gardens, claimed a top prize from the New York Lottery's Lucky 13 scratch-off game, according to an announcement from NY Lottery on Tuesday, June 28. He received the prize as...

Culture Fine Foods and Cocktails looking to open new brunch spot in Babylon

After closing last fall and remaining quiet on social media, the team at Culture Fine Foods and Cocktails has a new concept in the works. Owner Patrick Mack operated Culture Fine Food and Cocktails in the old Don Ricardo’s space in Babylon from the start of 2020 to November of last year. This year he submitted a proposal in April to Babylon Village to reopen the space at 94 East Main St. as a brunch spot called “Macks.”

Pole and aerial fitness studio lifts off in downtown Patchogue this summer

Jessica Reisert is leaving stereotypes in the dust when it comes to pole and aerial fitness. The 24-year-old entrepreneur is opening her own aerial fitness studio this summer called The Cheeky Peach, located at 42 S. Ocean Ave. in Patchogue. The Cheeky Peach will be an inclusive, safe space that...

Connecticut restaurant chain closes multiple locations

A well-known Connecticut restaurant chain has just closed multiple locations throughout the state. The past couple of years have been tough on businesses all over the country, and restaurants have been hit particularly hard. As a result, many popular chains have been forced to close their doors, and Chip's Family Restaurant is the latest casualty.

Royal Roti Shop Serving up Trinidadian Dishes in Baldwin

Located in a busy shopping center in Baldwin, Royal Roti Shop recently opened to some welcome reviews online. The menu is filled with Trinidadian specials like the aloo pie pastries with channa ($2.50), chicken ($4), shrimp ($5), goat ($5), and duck ($6); a variety of doubles - a street food from Trinidad - like chicken ($4), shrimp ($5), and duck ($5). They serve fried filled dough balls called pholourie ($2.50 for 8 pieces) and a Caribbean flatbread called Dhal Puri ($3.50).
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Westminster Dog Show 2022: Top moments from Tuesday's competition

The 2022 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is in full swing Tuesday with the first round of Group judging, as four of the seven finalists competing for Best in Show lock down their spots. "America's Dog Show" kicked things off at Lyndhurst Estate in Tarrytown, New York on Saturday, as...

PDQ Opens in Westbury

PDQ is the fresh chicken joint with dozens of locations up and down the East Coast from Florida, where it first launched in Tampa, to New York, where its first location in the state opened in Farmingdale two years ago. Now, PDQ has opened a second location on Long Island in Westbury.

Stony Brook woman finds calling by raising puppies

There can be little doubt that Andrea Spencer is a dog person. The Stony Brook resident has rescued Labradors since 2011, fostering and training them while they were waiting for their forever homes. She also co-chairs the DogFest Long Island fundraiser at Marjorie R. Post Community Park in Massapequa and is currently raising a puppy, Nico VI, for Canine Companions.

Paw Prints: Meet shelter pets Buddy, Maple, Journey, Princeton, Thor and Ultra!

Welcome to the sixth edition of Paw Prints, a monthly column for animal lovers dedicated to helping shelter pets find their furever home!. Mark Twain once said, “To get the full value of joy, you must have someone to divide it with.” Who better than your best Buddy? This affectionate, agreeable ten-year-old Terrier mix is the ideal one to share the day to day simple pleasures with, whether it be a stroll in the park or an impromptu gathering with friends. An active member of Little Shelter’s Silver Paw Connection, Buddy knows that you’re never too old to dream. At the top of his wish list is a forever home and a family to love. Life is always better with a Buddy by your side. 631-368-8770, ext. 21.

Yonkers Resident Claims $10 Million Lottery Prize

A Westchester County resident has claimed a $10 million lottery prize. Amer Maayah, of Yonkers, won a top prize from the New York Lottery’s 200X scratch-off game, NY Lottery announced on Friday, June 17. He received his prize as a single, lump-sum payment of $6,327,425 after required withholdings, the...