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East Elmhurst »

Elderly Woman Struck and Killed by a Car in East Elmhurst, Police Say

The woman was crossing Astoria Boulevard Tuesday afternoon when the Nissan hit her, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Locals Pushing for Metro-North Stations in Queens

Ali Fadil posted a similar petition in 2012 but hopes adding more details can help make it a reality.

East Elmhurst »

Woman Killed by City Bus Blocks from Her Home, Police Say

Melania Ward was fatally struck by a Q47 bus in East Elmhurst, police said.

Whitestone »

Gambino Associate's Grandson Arrested in Queens Shooting, Authorities Say

Robert Sasso was charged with shooting a friend near the Whitestone Bridge in late August. 

Astoria »

Astoria Eatery Serving Up 'Wafcos,' a Waffle-Taco Hybrid

Nosh Borough, at 25-17 Astoria Blvd., serves comfort food with southern and Asian influences.

Astoria »

Starbucks Location to Open on Astoria Boulevard

Starbucks will open at 30-18 Astoria Blvd. this summer, joining several others in the neighborhood.

Astoria »

Husband and Wife Team Bring Home Cooked Latin-Asian Eats to Astoria

Mariantonia and Guillermo Hung opened Pao & Cha Cha, serving empanadas, dumplings and other food to go.

East Elmhurst »

Suspect in Queens Hammer Killings to Undergo Psychiatric Evaluation: DA

Suspect Carlos Amarillo will undergo a psychiatric evaluation, according to the DA's office.

East Elmhurst »

Man Killed Girlfriend, Daughter Thinking They Were 'Witches:' Sources

Carlos Amarillo allegedly thought Lina and Estrella Castaneda were casting voodoo spells on him.

Astoria »

Surveillance Tape Released in Attack on Transgender Woman at Astoria Diner

The attack on a transgender woman and her male friend at the Neptune Diner might be a hate crime.

Corona »

Man in Stolen Van Leads Police on High-Speed Chase Through Queens

A man driving a stolen van led police on a high-speed chase through Corona before crashing to a halt.

East Elmhurst »

Father Killed in Christmas Morning Hit-and-Run in Queens

Enrique Clemente-Ovando was killed on Astoria Boulevard after celebrating Christmas Eve with his family.

Astoria »

Long-Delayed Astoria Boulevard Parking Lot Finally Opens

The 59 spaces replace a municipal lot that was lost with construction of a senior housing development.

Astoria »

Green Party Council Candidate Hoping to Break Dem Party Hold

Lynne Serpe is making a run for the Astoria seat long held by Councilman Peter Vallone.

Astoria »

MTA Testing Automated Train Arrival Announcements at Astoria N/Q Stops

The MTA would not say if the new annoucement sytem would be permanant at the Astoria stations.