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Elmhurst »

City Planning Renovation and Expansion for Elmhurst Hospital's ER

The level one trauma center has seen a 33 percent spike in patients since other Queens hospitals closed

Kew Gardens »

Katz Says She Will Not Try to Restore Controversial Statue

The borough president says she would like to see a monument to the accomplishments of women replace it.

Jamaica »

Jamaica Station Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Jamaica Station on 94th Avenue and Sutphin Boulevard celebrated its 100th birthday Wednesday.

Astoria »

Queens Restaurant Week Offers Dining Deals for Borough's Foodies

More than 50 Queens restaurants are participating in Queens Restaurant Week, which kicked off Monday.

Astoria »

Melinda Katz Wins Democratic Primary for Queens Borough President

City Councilwoman Melinda Katz won the Democratic primary for Queens borough president.

Jackson Heights »

Katz, Vallone Face Off in Queens Borough President Primary

The two former City Council colleagues are the top Democrats in what was a crowded field.

Corona »

New Bill Aims to Spread Tourism Dollars to Outer Boroughs

The bill, proposed by state Sen. Jose Peralta, would allocate more tourism dollars to the boroughs. 

Kew Gardens Hills »

Suspected Sandy Scammer Once Served on Advisory Council for Queens BP

Caterina Curatolo of Kew Gardens Hills allegedly stole more than $87,000 in benefits and services.

Astoria »

Queens BP Candidate Peter Vallone Brands Himself as 'Superhero'

As borough president, though, Peter Vallone would be more like a cheerleader, he said.

Kew Gardens »

Former Civic Virtue Statue Site Becomes Eyesore, Kew Gardens Residents Say

The area where the statue once stood is surrounded by a graffiti-covered fence.

Long Island City »

5Pointz Redevelopment Plan Approved by Borough President

Helen Marshall approved the developer's application to build two residential towers at the site.

Sunnyside »

Former Queens City Councilman Walter McCaffrey Dies

McCaffrey represented Woodside, Sunnyside and Long Island City from 1985 to 2001.

South Jamaica »

Jamaica Gun Buyback Program Yields Nearly 30 Weapons

The event was held in memory of D'aja Robinson, who was fatally shot.

Jamaica »

Carlisle Towery is the Force Behind Revitalizing Jamaica

Towery has worked for more than four decades to improve the area.

Flushing »

New Volleyball Courts Set to Open in Flushing Meadows Park

Volleyball players will soon have five more courts for spikes and aces in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.