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Marcelle Williams inset and Teaneck High School
Bergen County Prosecutor's Office/Google Maps
March 22, 2019 - 4:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A Teaneck High School basketball coach is accused of kissing two teen girls on the lips and groping them. Police arrested 37-year-old Marcelle Williams Monday on two counts of endangering the welfare of a child and criminal sexual contact. Bergen county prosecutors say the...
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@nycemergencymgt/Twitter
March 22, 2019 - 3:14 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- FDNY are trying to control a four-alarm blaze in the Fordham section of the Bronx. Fire officials say the fire broke out around 12:45 on Friday afternoon and has torn through a laundromat on Webster Avenue. The smoke can be seen for miles. "We had serious fire in and...
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Farm sanctuary
March 22, 2019 - 2:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A male sheep was rescued Friday morning by Farm Sanctuary after being found soaking wet and tied to a tree in a Brooklyn park. NYPD received a call, alerting them about a sheep that was tethered to a tree in Coney Island Creek Park. Police officials were able to corral the...
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Soccer ball
Dreamstime
March 22, 2019 - 1:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — Congressman Max Rose and Staten Island Borough President James Oddo met with National Park Service officials Friday morning to push for repairs to Miller Field on Staten Island, so that this year’s soccer season can be saved. In recent years, the park service blamed staffing...
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NYPD
March 22, 2019 - 12:46 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Subway riders filmed an elderly woman as she was repeatedly kicked in the face and body during an attack in the Bronx. The victim was riding the northbound 2 train alone, and attempted to defend herself during the attack. . @nypd looking for this man in connection w/ assault...
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@Giselle_Ashley/twitter
March 22, 2019 - 11:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Activists from House Our Future NY interrupted Friday's City Hall Housing and Budget hearing to demand the construction of more housing for the homeless. "House the homeless" was continuously yelled by activists during the hearing. Advocates believe that the mayor’s Housing...
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Dreamstime
March 22, 2019 - 10:02 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Advocates for disability rights were victorious in getting the de Blasio administration to agree to ensure that the city’s sidewalk curbs are accessible for those living with mobility and vision-impairment issues. On Tuesday, a U.S. District Court judge issued a preliminary...
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Ed Andersen/Special to the Mason Valley News
March 22, 2019 - 9:31 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS)-- Trainers from Dogs Playing for Life group will teach Hempstead Town Animal Shelter staff and volunteers new socialization techniques for dogs in group settings in order to improve their chances at getting adopted. The creative program provides socialization and enrichment for...
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NYPD
March 22, 2019 - 8:56 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- NYPD are searching for a pizza delivery man who they say sucker punched an elderly man in the Norwood section of the Bronx. According to police reports, on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at approximately 1:00 p.m., an 89-year-old male victim was involved in a verbal dispute inside...
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FDNY
Dreamstime
March 22, 2019 - 8:22 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Service on the 7 train has been shut down between Hudson Yards and Queensboro Plaza and an investigation by the FDNY is ongoing. According the MTA's twitter account, the FDNY is investigating smoke in the tubes between Manhattan and Queens. There is no 7 train service...
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