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Rego Park »

Take a Sneak Peek Inside Luxury Tower Atop Rego Center Mall

The Alexander, built above the Rego Center Mall, boasts Manhattan-style amenities.  

Kew Gardens »

Diversity-Minded Queens Road Signs Welcome Drivers to 'The World's Borough'

Queens is the most ethnically diverse county in the US, and the second borough to use unique road signs.

Flushing »

Man Fatally Struck While Walking on LIE, Police Say

A man was walking down the middle lane of the Long Island Expressway when a Ford hit him, police said.

Elmhurst »

Eateries in Elmhurst's New 'Restaurant Row' Begin Hiring

Longhorn Steakhouse, Olive Garden and Joe's Crab Shack are hiring for a slew of positions.

Flushing »

Woman Flung From Motorcycle on Grand Central Parkway, Police Say

The woman was riding on the back of the motorcycle when she was thrown into a guardrail, police said.

Flushing »

Five DWI Cases Thrown Out After Judges Rule NYPD Set Up Illegal Checkpoints

The stops Highway Patrol officers called "step out" surveillance were illegal, judges ruled.

Flushing »

Two Die When Car Flies Off LIE and Hits Tree in Flushing

A man and a woman died when their Audi veered off the Long Island Expressway and hit a tree, police said.

Elmhurst »

Tensions Boil Over About Plans to Build 'Restaurant Row' Near Mall

Councilman Danny Dromm questioned the president of the Mattone Group over their community involvement.

Maspeth »

Cyclist Killed in Maspeth Hit and Run

Cyclist Pedro Lopez, 54, was struck and killed by a white commercial truck in Maspeth.

Elmhurst »

Three Chain Restaurants Planned for Long-Vacant Elmhurst Lot

The lot, near the Queens Center Mall, in Elmhurst will now have three chain restaurants.

Kew Gardens »

Cat Samaritan Rescues Kew Gardens Strays

Susan LaMarca has been helping felines for 12 years.

Sunnyside »

Group Wants Safety Improvements for Greenpoint Avenue

A group of Queens advocates are pushing for safety improvements at a busy intersection in Sunnyside.

Corona »

Man Killed After Drunk Driver Crashes on LIE in Queens, Police Say

Carlos Rivas was killed when Ricardo Rivas rammed a Ford SUV into a traffic median, cops said.

Flushing »

Elderly Flushing Woman Killed in LIE Crash in Long Island, Police Say

Marilyn Mallon, 82, crashed into another vehicle near County Road 24, according to Suffolk County police.

Flushing »

Two Hurt When Taxi Overturns on Long Island Expressway Ramp

The taxi was heading from the Van Wyck Expressway to the Long Island Expressway when it flipped.