Friday Mar 7
Tax cases send famed clothier to a year in federal prison
Mohanbhai Ramchandani, 67, of East Elmhurst, Queens, also was fined $75,000, sentenced to year of home detention with electronic monitoring after prison, and three year of supervised release by U.S. District Judge Joseph Bianco at the federal court in Central Islip.
New York Daily News
Feb. 24: Heroin, the circus and rules of the road
East Elmhurst: I am a heroin addict sitting in a jail cell on Rikers Island for an offense directly linked to my heroin addiction - and if someone were to call me a "druggie," I would be hurt and offended.
115th Precinct Sting Issued More Moving Violations to Cyclists Than Motorists
The latest traffic operation from the precinct covering Jackson Heights, North Corona and East Elmhurst had a familiar target: Bicycle violations were the top category of summons issued.
Noel Polanco's Family Settles Wrongful Death Claim Against City
Her lawyer, Sanford Rubenstein , said the settlement is fair "for damages for the wrongful death of a fine young soldier who should not have died the way he did."
Four arrested after passing counterfeit $100 bills at Capital City Mall, police say
Juan Camilo Castano, 21, left, of East Elmhurst, N.Y., Michael Adolfo Cortes, 21, middle, of Jackson Heights, N.Y., and Gisette Batista, 20, right, of Long Island City, N.Y., are facing various criminal charges after police said they were caught using counterfeit $100 bills at the Capital City Mall.