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Family of Connor Golden, teen injured in Central Park explosion speaks out for first time since incident

abc7ny.com — For the first time, Eyewitness News is hearing from the family of the 18-year-old who was seriously injured in the Central Park explosion. 18-year-old Connor Golden's parents, Kevin & Carol Golden said in a statement Monday saying in part, "We don't know how to begin thanking the many individuals and institutions that have extended their warm embrace to help our family persevere through this ordeal.

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Mother's body mistakenly sent to medical college prompts call for new bill in New York

abc7ny.com — There is a call to prevent body blunders. The son of a woman whose body was mistakenly shipped to a medical school is now urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign a new bill. It's designed to tighten the procedure for handing over unclaimed bodies.

Boy with rare disorder named police chief for a day

6abc.com — A little boy from New Jersey who is fighting a rare disease was entrusted with a big responsibility Friday. Diego Estrada was named honorary Fairview police chief for the day, wearing the dress blues and commanding everyone's respect. "I'm Chief Estrada," he said, after being sworn in by the mayor and saluted by his officers.

Boy with rare disorder named Fairview police chief for a day

abc7ny.com — A little boy from New Jersey who is fighting a rare disease was entrusted with a big responsibility Friday. Diego Estrada was named honorary Fairview police chief for the day, wearing the dress blues and commanding everyone's respect. "I'm Chief Estrada," he said, after being sworn in by the mayor and saluted by his officers.

5 sisters from Queens all members of the NYPD

abc7ny.com — A family from Queens has turned the mantra to 'serve and protect' into a family affair. The five Holmes sisters, all members of the NYPD shared their story with Good Morning America's Robin Roberts on Monday. Deputy Chief Juanita Holmes is one of the highest-ranking women in the NYPD, overseeing the Domestic Violence Unit.

Yorktown considers cameras to counter growing litter issue

abc7ny.com — Mattresses, garbage bags and litter in general left on the side of the road has gotten so out of hand in one community that officials are now considering installing cameras to catch litterbugs. Yorktown is a quiet, bucolic town that's mostly clean, except for some spots that officials blame on passing motorists who dump their trash out of windows.

Investigators working to determine cause of Flatiron District church fire

abc7ny.com — While investigators try to figure out what caused a church in the Flatiron District to go up in flames, the Buildings Department has determined that the structure is stable, with no danger of collapsing. Broadway remains closed Monday between 25th and 26th Streets, and West 25th Street is shut down between Broadway and 6th Avenue.

Investigators work to determine cause of Flatiron District church fire

abc7ny.com — While investigators try to figure out what caused a church in the Flatiron District to go up in flames, the Buildings Department has determined that the structure is stable, with no danger of collapsing. Broadway remains closed Monday between 25th and 26th Streets, and West 25th Street is shut down between Broadway and 6th Avenue.

Longtime Bronx resident upset over alleged sidewalk violations

abc7ny.com — A sidewalk saga is playing out in the Bronx, as fines pile up against a 74-year-old woman who is responsible for what the Department of Transportation has deemed a hazard. According to Assemblyman Mike Benedetto, the Throgs Neck sidewalk is not bad. In fact, he thinks the corner property on Randall Avenue is better than most.
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