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Corona »

Welcome to 'NoCo,' the Corona Blocks With Luxury Apartments

A new apartment building claims locals "affectionately" call the area "NoCo."

Corona »

Police Looking for 5 Men Believed Responsible for Deliveryman Mugging

The 24-year-old victim was mugged while riding his bike on 100th St. in Corona on Halloween, NYPD said.

Jackson Heights »

Armondo's Planning to Take Over Neighborhood Fixture Trieste

The family-run restaurant has been closed since the Bruson Building fire in April.

Jackson Heights »

New 115th Precinct Boss Initiating Quality-of-Life Program

The neighborhood-focused approach will tackle issues big and small, Capt. Brian Hennessy said.

Jackson Heights »

Radiology Center Opens in Long-Vacant Northern Boulevard Building

The center expanded in November and features 3-D mammography.

Astoria »

Cement Truck Hits and Kills Pedestrian in Astoria, Police Say

The man was crossing Northern Boulevard when the truck hit him. 

Jackson Heights »

Serial Queens Bank Robber Fakes Cellphone Calls During Hold-Ups, NYPD Says

The suspect dons a Yankees hat and demands cash, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Locals Pushing for Metro-North Stations in Queens

Ali Fadil posted a similar petition in 2012 but hopes adding more details can help make it a reality.

Corona »

Domestic Violence Reports Rise 11 Percent in Jackson Heights Over 5 Years

Police say the uptick in felony assaults stems from changes to the penal code and more education.

East Elmhurst »

Local Wine Shop Hosts Free Course on Spanish Wines

The two-hour event will focus on Spanish wines.

Jackson Heights »

Nearly a Dozen Western Queens Schools Lack Crossing Guards

Schools are without guards or have unfulfilled requests for second guards.

Jackson Heights »

Man Followed 15-Year-Old Girl Into Elevator and Groped Her, Police Say

The man attacked after trailing her onto the elevator of a Jackson Heights building, police said.

Jackson Heights »

Building With 144 New Pre-K Seats Unfinished Days Before School Starts

The annex at the Garden School on Northern Boulevard is still being built out. 

Flushing »

10-Year-Old Piano Prodigy to Peform at Flushing Town Hall

The Bejing-born Huang Tiange, who now lives in Brooklyn, made his debut at age 5.