Recent Headlines
Forest Hills »

Demand for Scarce 3-Bedroom Apartments Surging in Central Queens

The number of three-bedroom apartments in Central Queens is very limited, experts say.

Jackson Heights »

Speed Limit on Roosevelt, Metropolitan Avenues to be Lowered to 25 MPH

Two Queens streets have been selected for the latest round of the city's arterial slow zone program.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Luxury Condo Building Adds 3-Bedroom Units

Demand for larger homes led the developer of The Aston to add three-bedroom units.

Elmhurst »

Homeless Shelter Residents Bused to the Movies Ahead of Protest

Residents were sent to watch "How to Train Your Dragon 2" as 550 people protested Pan Am shelter.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Group Raising Funds to Add Date to Popular Free Jazz Series

The "Jazz Thursdays" series is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.  

Forest Hills »

Relative of 82-Year-Old Hit on Queens Blvd. Plans Cross-Country Bike Trip

Ed Finkenberg hopes to bring attention to traffic safety issues in the wake of Rosa Anidjar's death.

Elmhurst »

Pan Am Hotel Quietly Reopens as Homeless Shelter

The owner of the building also owns other shelters across the city.

Kew Gardens »

Plaque Sparks War of Words Over Civic Virtue Statue

A group trying to bring back the "Civic Virtue" statue says its new caretakers are rewriting history.

Forest Hills »

Man Sexually Assaults Woman in Her Apartment Building, NYPD Says

A man attacked a woman in her Forest Hills building Tuesday, police said.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Police Looking for Missing Retired Firefighter

John Gorman, 79, suffers from dementia, police said.

Forest Hills »

Woman Fatally Struck on Queens Blvd Was Walking Home From Synagogue

Rosa Anidjar, 82, was not carrying identification when she was struck, making it hard to identify her.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Group Wants to Bring Music to MacDonald Park

The Friends of MacDonald Park will host musical performances in the park on May 25.

Elmhurst »

International Soccer Star 'El Pibe' to Visit Queens Center Mall

Carlos Valderrama will be at the mall on Saturday to meet with fans. 

Bed-Stuy »

Smiling Hammer-Wielding Mugger Suspected in 3 Attacks, Police Say

The suspect attacks victims with a silver hammer, police say.

Sunnyside »

Queens Blvd. 'Slow Zone' Won't Actually Have Lower Speed Limit

The DOT said the roadway's speed limit will remain at 30 miles per hour, according to a spokesman.