The New York City Department of Environmental Protection is celebrating the end of a month-long project in Newtown Creek that, if successful, will eventually make the water running through Ridgewood, Maspeth and Greenpoint much more inviting.
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The mother of one of the four East Elmhurst friends who died when their car plunged into an Astoria creek two weeks ago is planning on filing a negligence suit against the city and surviving driver, according to a published report.
The season of celebrations of community leaders is in full swing and I had the privilege of a “front row” seat at many this past week. It began with the mayor coming to the Queens Museum, where I serve on the board that is led by Peter Meyer, to announce that our executive director Tom Finkelpearl has been appointed Commissioner of Cultural Affairs, an [...]
The Long Island City waterfront is welcoming new residents. The luxury apartment tower 4610 Center Boulevard, a 26-story building which curves around the iconic Pepsi-Cola sign by the East River, has begun leasing apartments.
The city will raise a toast to Queens in the borough’s inaugural beer week starting Friday.
It could be an explosive Independence Day for businesses around the Long Island City waterfront.
Chef Tomica “Tom” Burke took a leap of faith that made her a Food Network champion.
More than 20 city public school students have received the ultimate treat for their future.
Mets fans will have something to cheer about, at least when it comes to the cost of tickets.
A woman has been charged with manslaughter and driving while intoxicated following an accident on the Belt Parkway Monday that left a 29-year-old man dead, cops said.