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East Elmhurst »

Pols Vow to Keep Community Interests in Mind During LaGuardia Renovation

The major overhaul of LaGuardia Airport could put a strain on the neighboring communities.

Midtown »

De Blasio Conspicuously Absent from Cuomo's LaGuardia Announcement

Almost every other major elected city official was there as well as Vice President Joe Biden.

Midtown »

LaGuardia Airport Will Be Rebuilt by 2021 for $4 Billion, Cuomo Says

The plan is to have a new air train and high-speed ferry to connect to the airport.

East Elmhurst »

Power Outage at LGA Causes Flight Delays

The power disruption is causing delays on arriving flights, the Port Authority said.

Long Island City »

This Is What Global Warming Could Do to Our Coastline

If a new review in Science Magazine is right, New York City will shrink substantially.      

East Elmhurst »

Man Drives Van Into Officer Giving Him Ticket at LaGuardia, PAPD Says

Erick Sanchez struck PAPD officer Daniel Rios with his Dodge minivan, police said.

East Elmhurst »

Proposed Parking Garage Will Fill Need During LGA Construction: Developers

The eight-story garage will be built next to a Marriott on Ditmars Boulevard, developers said.

East Elmhurst »

'Lion King' and 'Aladdin' Casts Break into Song at LaGuardia in Viral Video

The two Broadway casts had a "sing off" at the airport after their flight was delayed.

Prospect Heights »

LaGuardia-Bound Plane Nearly Crashes into Drone Over Prospect Park: FAA

The Federal Aviation Administration said the jet avoided the drone at about 11 a.m. Friday.

East Elmhurst »

Aging LaGuardia Airport Terminal To Be Replaced With $3.6 Billion Facility

The Central Terminal Building, known as Terminal B, will soon be demolished.

East Elmhurst »

Coyote Spotted Near LaGuardia Airport, Officials Say

The animal was spotted by a postal worker Thursday morning near 82nd Street and Ditmars Boulevard.

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.

Tremont & East Tremont »

Wrong Man Nabbed in Airplane Laser Pointing Incident, Bronx DA Says

Elehecer Balaguer  turned himself in for crime that police pinned on his girlfriend's brother. 

Schuylerville »

Man Charged With Assaulting Police After Pointing Laser at NYPD Helicopter

Frank Egan also aimed his laser at aircraft taking off and landing from LaGuardia Airport, police said.

East Elmhurst »

Plane Didn't Appear to Brake Before LaGuardia Crash, Crew Tells NTSB

Crew members also said that the runway appeared "all white" before the crash of Delta Flight 1086.