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Elmhurst »

Man Choked Girlfriend and Slashed Her with Scissors, Police Say

Police are offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to his capture, police said.

Elmhurst »

Thieves Break Through Brick Wall to Rob Salon but Leave Empty-Handed

The two men didn't end up taking anything from Ming City Hair Studio.

Corona »

Man Busted for Gun After Being too Drunk to Get Into Pool Hall: NYPD

Robin Velez, 25, was carrying .45-caliber gun and two rounds in his pocket, police said.

Corona »

VIDEO: Mets Fans Boo Mayor As He Stands With Family of Murdered Officers

The mayor was booed as he was introduced as a dignitary at Citi Field.

Jackson Heights »

Man Shot in Robbery Attempt on Roosevelt Avenue

The 29-year-old victim was shot in the shoulder, police said. 

Corona »

'Old-School' Flea Market to Open Near Citi Field with Food and Amish Wares

The Roosevelt Avenue Flea Market opens April 4 and runs through the month.

Jackson Heights »

New Film Looks at Muslim Queens Rapper Who Becomes NYPD Informant

"The Spectacular Jihad of Taz Rahim" filmed in Jackson Heights last summer.

Midtown »

13 Subway Lines Slated for Service Changes This Weekend

The 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, N, Q and S lines will all be impacted. 

Jackson Heights »

Business Owners Protest Proposed BID Expansion After Activists Endorse Plan

Queens Neighborhoods United rallied against the 82nd Street business improvement district.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights-Corona BID Board to Include Street Vendor, LGBTQ Reps

A community agreement will provide more votes and input from locals, organizers said.

Jackson Heights »

Taste Microwbrews, Momo Burgers and Paneer Sticks at Tibetan Restaurant

Little Tibet's late-night menu features a "chunk of meat" dish and a Tibetan burger.

Corona »

Trailers Used as Classrooms to be Removed at Queens School After Decades

One of the six trailers at P.S. 19, Marino Jeantet, dates back to 1987.

Jackson Heights »

Maybe Now You Can Get a Municipal ID After City Adds Staff to Shorten Wait

The IDNYC card program has seen overwhelming demand, so the city increased the program's capacity.

Jackson Heights »

Only 1 Worker Mans NYC ID Card Station Despite People Lined Up in Snow

Only one person was working to make appointments at the Jackson Heights location.