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Bronx deli owner says illegal fights are good for neighborhood

A Bronx deli owner has a funny way of showing his disapproval for rampant violence in the neighborhood — once a year, he lets members of a notorious fight club beat each other up in his shop. Best Hood Deli 1 owner Scott Oudeh insists opening his doors to the underground fight club Rumble — which has been broken up by the sheriff’s department in the past for unlicensed combat, guns and drugs — is actually a way to keep the peace.   “It’s to stop the guns and the violence,” insisted Oudeh, 28, of giving the fighters a place...
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Woman killed in hit-and-run near Cross Bronx Expressway

NEW YORK -- Police are searching for a driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run in the Bronx.It happened on West Farms Road near the Cross Bronx Expressway at around 10 p.m. on Friday. According to police, a woman in her 30s was trying to cross the street when she was struck and killed. She was pronounced dead at the hospital, police said. Police believe the suspect was driving a white van.So far, there are no arrests. 
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NYPD videos shows suspects wanted after 11-year-old shot with pellet gun

NEW YORK - Police are looking for suspects after an 11-year-old boy was shot with a pellet gun in the Bronx. It happened on June 26 near Charlotte Street and East 170th Street. According to police, it happened after a man approached the boy and started talking to him.Allegedly, the man then shot the boy five times with a pellet gun and fled the scene with two people. The boy was taken to the hospital in stable condition, police said. Anyone with any information is asked to call the NYPD's Crime Stoppers hotline at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), or for Spanish, 1-888-57-PISTA (74782). You can also submit a tip via their website or via DM on Twitter, @NYPDTips. All calls are kept confidential.  

Douglas Elliman helping rid elderly UWS couple of ‘roommate from hell’

Real estate giant Douglas Elliman is offering up its own high-powered lawyers to help an elderly Upper West Side couple boot a “roommate from hell” who recently worked for the company. After The Post exclusively reported how alleged moocher Lawrence Lee was making life hell for Eugene and Nina Sarver — taking over their West 97th Street apartment and using legal loopholes to avoid paying rent for a year — the Sarvers were ecstatic at Douglas Elliman’s response. Following last week’s report, Douglas Elliman also said the 30-something Lee is no longer with the company, and agreed to pay $12,518 he...

Van driver kills woman in Bronx hit-and-run, NYPD says

A speeding hit-and-run driver killed a woman trying to cross a Bronx street, police said Saturday. The unidentified woman, believed to be in her 30s, was crossing West Farms Road near Rodman Place in West Farms around 10:15 p.m. Friday when the speeding white van plowed into her, cops said. First responders found the woman sprawled out on the ground, suffering from serious injuries about her ...

The Hudson Valley Mexican Restaurant That Disgusted Gordon Ramsay

Did you know that one of Gordon Ramsay's most difficult restaurants to fix was right here in the Hudson Valley?. I have been watching a lot of episodes of two popular shows starring Chef Gordon Ramsay. Kitchen Nightmares and Hotel Hell are currently streaming and I'm obsessed. Kitchen Nightmares was a reality show that employed Gordon Ramsay to fix struggling restaurants all over America. I've seen almost all of them before but now I'm starting to notice something that I didn't when I first saw them years ago.

Myths and Mysteries Tours Coming Soon to NY’s Famous Octagon House! Want In?

There is a house here in New York unlike any other on the block, town or even the country. Welcome to the Armour-Stiner House in Irvington, New York, also known as the "octagon house". As unusual as the design of the home is, the fact that it is believed to be the only domed octagonal residence still in existence in America makes it one of a kind. Soon you can make an appointment for their "Myths and Mysteries" guided tours.

How To Build a Toad Abode in Cornwall, New York

Using our imaginations can be fun and being able to create something magical is even more fun. That is what hunting for and building fairy houses is all about. Earlier this year I had the chance to walk a trail with my grandson who asked me if I knew where the Fairies lived. Curiously I said no can you show me? And he took me straight to a spot where he and his mom had built a fairy house on a previous walk.

July 4th Push-n-Pull Parade Steps Off at High School at 10:30 AM Sharp, Monday

Kids riding bikes, scooters, wagons and non-motorized vehicles, often with their parents providing the push/pull power, will start parading from Darien High School at 10:30 a.m., Monday, July 4. (What will the kids be doing? Mostly providing the charm. Whether they look bored, sad, angry or, more often, curious, happy...

Five Cool Spots in Greenwich for Coffee Lovers

For coffee aficionados in Greenwich, options abound. Lately it seems like coffee shops have popped up on every corner. Here are five of our favorites. Gregory’s Coffee is a Manhattan-based chain that is owned by Gregory Zamfotis, with a location on Greenwich Avenue. We met with Zamfotis at his...

New York resident wins $1K a week for life

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (WWTI) — The New York Lottery announced that one second-prize ticket was sold for the June 25 CASH4LIFE drawing. According to the NY Lottery, the ticket was sold at 4th Ave Snack Plus located at 73 South Fourth Avenue in Mount Vernon. The ticket was worth a guaranteed $1,000 a week for […]

Caribbean Thyme Restaurant 51 Court St. White Plains, NY 10601

Caribbean Thyme Restaurant opens Monday through Sunday. Call (914) 368-8664 for summer hours. Caribbean Thyme Restaurant offers Caribbean food and is an excellent place for lunch and family dinner. They provide healthy meal options, gluten-free options, and easy parking. Also, they do catering for all occasions. Check their menu here.