Rhonda Binda took over the Jamaica Center BID in December.
The man was ordering food when a manager threw a napkin dispenser at a group of rowdy kids, police said.
The victim, James A. Bryant, 20, had been in an argument with two men before the shooting, police said.
A pawn shop owner contacted police, who returned the heirloom engagement ring to the elderly woman.
A tree lighting ceremony will be held at Rufus King Park this Saturday.
A new development is planned for 168th Street, between Jamaica and Archer avenues.
The woman said she was promised a job via Instagram.
A fire broke out at Jamaica's Royal Waste Services Tuesday morning, officials said.
Downtown Jamaica's BID will use the results to lure new retailers to the neighborhood.
The injured officers in the 103rd Precinct this year include Kenneth Healey, who was hit with a hatchet.
The 16-year-old is a suspect in a Jamaica robbery, police said.
Officer Kenneth Healey left Jamaica Hospital Wednesday afternoon.
The planned hotels, if approved, would bring nearly 500 guest rooms to Jamaica, the developer said.
Zale H. Thompson, 32, took inspiration from terrorist websites for his attack on police, the NYPD said
New residential and commercial projects have been transforming the neighborhood.
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