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East Elmhurst »

TSA Screener Sexually Abused LGA Passenger During Fake Search, DA Says

The screener told the 21-year-old victim he had to search her in a bathroom, according to the DA. 

East Elmhurst »

City Launching $47M Clean-Up To End Rotten Egg Smell Near LaGuardia

Nearly 17 acres of stinky sludge beneath Flushing Bay will be dredged to remove odor.

Jackson Heights »

Here's Every Airport Noise Complaint Filed From Jackson Heights Since 2014

Thousands of calls and online complaints were logged since 2014, data shows.

East Elmhurst »

Family Shelter Opening in Former Hotel Near LaGuardia Airport, City Says

The shelter opens Aug. 24 inside the former Clarion Hotel on Ditmars Boulevard.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights Tops List of Airport Noise Complaints

Data collected by the Port Authority found Jackson Heights complained the most about airport noise.

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.