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East Elmhurst »

City Doles Out Nearly $140M Due to Potholes and Dangerous Streets

The comptroller's office examined payouts by the city for drivers and pedestrians.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills School Named After Highway Hoping to Shed Moniker

P.S. 196 wants to change its name from The Grand Central Parkway School to The School with a Heart.

Corona »

Celebrate Spring at Flushing Meadows Cherry Blossom Festival

The 11th annual festival features entertainment around the cherry blossom grove. 

Jamaica Hills »

Speed May Have Been Factor in Fiery Crash that Killed Two in Queens: Source

Two people died after their car crashed into scaffolding and erupted in flames.

Corona »

Connecticut Businessman Dies in Crash Near LaGuardia Airport

Larry Penna, 61, was driving with his wife when he crashed on the Grand Central Parkway, officials said.

Corona »

City Filled More Than 158,000 Potholes Since December, Officials Say

City officials anticipate more potholes will emerge as the seasons change.

Jamaica »

MAP: See the Most Dangerous Intersections in North Jamaica

The area around Hillside and Jamaica avenues is among the most crash-prone sections of Queens.

East Elmhurst »

SURVEY: Would You Use The Proposed AirTrain to Get to LaGuardia Airport?

We want to know what New Yorkers think of the governor's plan to build a train to LaGuardia Airport. 

East Elmhurst »

Cuomo Announces AirTrain to LaGuardia Airport from Subway, LIRR

The train will connect the aiport to the LIRR and 7 train via the Grand Central.

Kew Gardens »

Diversity-Minded Queens Road Signs Welcome Drivers to 'The World's Borough'

Queens is the most ethnically diverse county in the US, and the second borough to use unique road signs.

Corona »

Speeding Drivers Make Flushing Meadows a Race Track After Dark, Police Say

The NYPD handed out nearly 200 summonses in August but drivers keep returning.

Corona »

Lake Built for World's Fair To Be Cleaned After Years of Neglect

Meadow Lake will get improvements to its shore and a new basin to treat runoff from a nearby highway.

Flushing »

Man Fatally Struck While Walking on LIE, Police Say

A man was walking down the middle lane of the Long Island Expressway when a Ford hit him, police said.

Forest Hills »

NYPD Captain Arrested for Drunk Driving Crash, Officials Say

Capt. Roberto Cruz was arrested Thursday in Forest Hills.

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.