An elderly woman was fatally struck while trying to cross the street just blocks from her Whitestone home, according to police.
New owners of the Pilling Real Estate building, which was built in 1931, plan to transform it into a mixed-use apartment building.
On Wednesday, July 30, there will be West Nile spraying in parts of Queens to help reduce the mosquito population and the risk of the disease.
The Bellerose branch of the Queens Library will reopen Wednesday following a $1.66 million facelift and technological additions.
Police are looking for a suspect in connection with a bizarre theft in which the victim was tricked into modeling scarves so the suspect could steal her gold necklace.
A Bronx man has been charged in a pickpocketing crime spree in Queens that spanned over nine months and targeted victims with strollers, according to the district attorney’s office.
Five city-owned trees with an estimated value of more than $340,000 saw the buzzer last week, resulting in complaints from residents and possible criminal charges and fines from the Parks Department.
A car crash Thursday night left a 19-year-old dead and sent three others to the hospital after a driver struck another vehicle on the Grand Central Parkway, according to police.
A thief has hit seven Flushing businesses since last November, stealing as much as $18,000 during one of the incidents, cops said.
The only gas station in Bay Terrace, a Gulf and Dunkin Donuts combo outlet located near the Bay Terrace Shopping Center on Bell Boulevard, is set to close on August 28, after developer Cord Meyer decided not to renew a lease with the station’s owner.