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East Elmhurst »

Man Stabs Himself After Kidnapping Ex-Girlfriend at Knifepoint, Police Say

Police said Jonathan Coronel kidnapped his ex-girlfriend and kept her for 12 hours.

Jackson Heights »

Municipal ID Enrollment Site To Open in Jackson Heights Library Next Month

The Jackson Heights library will be home to a pop-up registration site for the city's Municipal ID.

Elmhurst »

Viva La Comida Heads Back to 82nd Street for 4th Annual Festival

The food and culture fest celebrates local businesses. 

Jackson Heights »

Caffebene Opening Shop in Jackson Heights, Company Says

The South Korean chain will open a location on 81st Street and 37th Avenue

Jackson Heights »

Banana Republic Outlet Heading to Jackson Heights, Business Group Says

A Banana Republic Factory Outlet is set to open at 37-41 82nd St. in early November.

Jamaica »

Two Men Found Dead Hours Apart in Southeast Queens

Both men, in their 20s, were found unconscious and unresponsive, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights Street Musician Woos Passersby with 'Wicked Game'

Stan Houston plays on major streets and avenues to make a few bucks, he said. 

Corona »

Brighter LED Lights Heading to Busy Stretch of Roosevelt Avenue

Under the plan, new lights will be installed from 82nd to 111th streets. 

Jackson Heights »

75-Year-Old Crossing Guard Hit by Van in Jackson Heights Slow Zone

Mary Cox was posted at 82nd Street and 34th Avenue for early dismissal, officials said.

Jackson Heights »

Business Owners Protest Proposed BID Expansion After Activists Endorse Plan

Queens Neighborhoods United rallied against the 82nd Street business improvement district.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights-Corona BID Board to Include Street Vendor, LGBTQ Reps

A community agreement will provide more votes and input from locals, organizers said.

Corona »

Jackson Heights-Corona BID Vote Temporarily Delayed, Director Says

The ballot counting process has been put on hold until 2015.

Jackson Heights »

82nd Street Partnership Announces New Director

Leslie Ramos, with experience in city government, was selected after a two-month search. 

Jackson Heights »

Clear Your Mind at New Meditation Center in Jackson Heights

Maum Meditation opened two months ago on 82nd Street.

Jackson Heights »

Taste Queens' Best Food Carts and Dance on Party Bus at Annual Festival

Viva La Comida! returns on Sept. 20 for a daylong event on 82nd Street.