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Corona »

Burger Chain Checkers Opens Outpost in Corona

The Valencia family owns more than 20 stores in New York and Florida.

Forest Hills »

Central Queens Residents Can Vote for More Bus Trackers or a Park Trail

Central Queens r esidents will soon get to vote on 13 projects in their neighborhoods.

Jackson Heights »

Business Owners Protest Proposed BID Expansion After Activists Endorse Plan

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

Corona »

City Opens Queens' Largest Municipal ID Enrollment Center

The Corona center was opened Monday to meet demand for the program.

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.

Jamaica »

MAP: Pedestrian Safety Plan Includes 72 'Priority Intersections' for Queens

The city plans to bring more speed limit signs and lights timed for pedestrians to the priority areas.

Corona »

BMX Bike-Riding Teen Grabbed Victim's Butt in Corona, Police Say

The attack happened on Dec. 8, according to the NYPD. 

Corona »

Jackson Heights-Corona BID Vote Temporarily Delayed, Director Says

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

Corona »

Queens' First Dairy Queen Opens With Lunch Deals, Ice Cream Cake Discounts

Blizzards, ice cream cakes and chicken strips are on the menu at the large Junction Boulevard location.

Corona »

Diversity and the Arts Are Focus for School Named After Legendary Musician

I.S. 227, the Louis Armstrong Middle School, was one of the city's first magnet schools.

Corona »

Enraged Man Stabs Ex-Girlfriend and Tries to Commit Suicide, Police Say

Jin Deng Shi, 38, had a previous order of protection issued against him, police said. 

Jackson Heights »

Former Scientist Trades England for Jackson Heights

Math Matters has expanded to include two centers in Jackson Heights and one in Corona. 

Jackson Heights »

Pedestrian Safety Summit Planned After Series of Accidents

The meeting will be hosted by local pols and a civic group in Jackson Heights.

Elmhurst »

Man Critically Hurt After Being Struck by Van in Elmhurst

The man was struck by the van at 57th Avenue and Junction Boulevard.