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Kew Gardens »

Have a Halloween Tailgating Party at a Victorian Cemetery

The "trunk-or-treat" event features trick-or-treating out of people's trunks.

Kew Gardens »

Kew Gardens is a Parking Nightmare After Garage Closure, Residents Say

Locals claim the recent closure of a municipal garage in the neighborhood worsened the situation.

Kew Gardens »

Author Will Read a Story to Your Dog at Kew Gardens Arts Day

Author David Ezra Stein will read to dogs and kids at the Kew Gardens Community Arts Day on Oct. 5.

Midtown »

11 Subway Lines Face Service Changes This Weekend

Service will be disrupted on the 4, 6, A, C, D, E, F, G, N, R and Q lines.

Richmond Hill »

New LED Street Lights Planned for Jamaica Avenue

The new lights, if approved, would be installed on Jamaica Avenue from Woodhaven to Richmond Hill.

Kew Gardens »

Scammers Bilk Elderly Women Out of Thousands in Queens, Police Say

An 86-year-old woman was scammed out of $10,000 recently.

Richmond Hill »

Library Partners With Grocery Store to Buy Books Amid Budget Cuts

Patrons at a local Key Food store are being asked to donate money for books amid budget cuts.

Kew Gardens »

Plan to Use Longer Q10 Buses Irks Kew Gardens Residents

Residents say the buses are too long for the neighborhood's narrow streets.

Forest Hills »

Mugger Putting Women in Bear Hugs in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills: NYPD

A man threatened to cut women in three robberies in Kew Gardens and Forest Hills, police said.

Kew Gardens »

Vacant Storefronts Mar Kew Gardens Shopping District, Residents Say

Shop owners along Lefferts Boulevard say high rents drive businesses out.

Kew Gardens »

Kids to Paint Mural and Make Puppets During Kew Gardens Art Event

An event this weekend aims to engage local children in art making activities.

Kew Gardens »

Cat Samaritan Rescues Kew Gardens Strays

Susan LaMarca has been helping felines for 12 years.

Kew Gardens »

Gourmet German and Polish Holiday Shop Offers Taste of Home

Homestead Gourmet Shop is one of the oldest stores in Kew Gardens.  

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Farmers Market Struggles to Survive as Others Bloom

A farmers market in eastern Crown Heights fights for its life while markets to the west are thriving.

South Ozone Park »

Motorcyclist Killed in Head-On Collision in Queens

The motorcyclist, 39, struck an oncoming car on Lefferts Boulevard, police said.