As a small business owner on Roosevelt Avenue, I understand what it is to a run mom-and-pop shop in this neighborhood. My parents immigrated to Queens and set up the business I currently run. For over a decade, our business has served as our family pride and our lifeline, and we have called Roosevelt Avenue our home.
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Some residents and business owners are asking the community to vote no to the expansion that would bring a business improvement district (BID) to the communities of Jackson Heights and Corona.
Gear up and get moving! Bike aficionados can participate in the first annual “Loop,” a 20-mile bike ride on Saturday, July 26. Kicking off at the NYFAC building, 164-14 Cross Bay Blvd. in Howard Beach, the route will take riders over three bridges in two boroughs and back to NYFAC.
Police are looking for a suspect wanted in five bank robberies and two attempted heists around Queens over the past two years.
Two men have been charged with attempted rape after attacking a teen in Ridgewood earlier this week, according to police.
Teen rock duo VESSIO will be performing at Queens Theatre in the Park from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, July 19, in support of their upcoming self-titled debut album.
A man followed a woman into her Jackson Heights apartment building last month and attempted to rape her, police said.
Queens Documented, a project of the initiative Five Boro Story Project, which creates community events to showcase stories and art inspired by the city’s neighborhoods, will officially launch on Sunday at Terraza 7, located at 40-19 Gleane St.
Angy Rivera, a formerly undocumented immigrant, knew which words she wanted to let out when she was invited to take the stage at Flushing Town Hall last month.
Outside of NYC, Queens has become the top borough in hotel expansion with a total 10,489 hotel rooms as opposed to just 3,986 hotel rooms in Brooklyn. Particularly Long Island City has seen the most action but development has “dominoed” into northern Queens and the surrounding areas of the NYC airports. Long Island City is [...]