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Man Punches Construction Worker and Steals His Tools, Police Say

The attacker stole a drill, camera and two nail guns from a 10th Street construction site, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Man Arrested for Stabbing Young Dad to Death in Jackson Heights

William Avila, of East Elmhurst, was arrested Friday, police said. 

Jackson Heights »

Community Group Holding Forum on Policing in Jackson Heights

Local activists will discuss issues in Jackson Heights, Corona and Elmhurst. 

Jackson Heights »

NYPD Identifies Suspect in Fatal Stabbing of Young Father

Steven Shimabuku, 25, was stabbed down the street from his home on Dec. 19.

Jackson Heights »

Apartment Fire That Injured 2 Caused by Food Left on Stove: FDNY

The apartment at 35-64 81st St. also lacked working smoke alarms, the FDNY said.

Jackson Heights »

Landlord Plans 4-Story Apartment on Roof of Historic District Building

The owner of a strip of stores on 37th Avenue wants to build on top of it.

Flushing »

Mysterious 'No Irish Water Tax' Graffiti Pops Up on Flushing Building

The message was posted near the top of a tower under construction on 37th Avenue.

Corona »

Teen High-Fived Pals, Said He Hoped Rival Gang Member Died After Shooting

"I hope that motherf--ker dies," Ivan Gomez, 17, allegedly told police.

Jackson Heights »

Massive 7BR Jackson Heights Home In Contract for Just Under $1.6 Million

The home is in contract for "slightly less" than asking price, the agent said. 

Corona »

Fire That Ripped Through Prominent Corona Church Started in Organ: FDNY

Our Lady of Sorrows Church on 37th Avenue and 104th Street has canceled all Masses as it begins cleanup

Jackson Heights »

Share Your Vision for Fire-Damaged Bruson Building at Town Hall Meeting

Residents can express their thoughts at a meeting with local pols and the building's owners.

Jackson Heights »

Young Dad Killed, Another Man Shot on Same Corner Within Days

Steven Shimabaku, 25, was fatally stabbed on Dec. 19, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Amalgamated Bank on 37th Avenue Will Close in April, Officials Say

The branch at the corner of 78th Street and 37th Avenue is closing as the bank rebrands.

Jackson Heights »

Good Samaritan Chases Down Serial Pickpocket Who Targeted 76 Year-Old Woman

James Green did years in state prison for burglary and grand larceny charges.