The Department of Housing Preservation and Development recently announced a request for proposals to build a new residential and commercial mixed-use building on Flushing Municipal Lot 3.
The Long Island City site which once was home to the graffiti mecca known as 5Pointz could soon be gone.
Even with the World Cup festivities coming to an end last weekend, more exciting things are on their way to Long Island City.
The Queens library location, at 103-84 Lefferts Blvd. in Richmond Hill, is temporarily closing, starting the end of business on July 26, to install a new roof.
Stories of children driven to suicide from bullying drove a Queens woman to write a young adult book to teach kids to deal with the trauma, learn how to love and come to peace with themselves.
A man followed a woman into her Jackson Heights apartment building last month and attempted to rape her, police said.
Cops have released a sketch of the suspect who fatally punched a 56-year-old man in Woodside last month.
The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) signed a lease with the MTA for the small green space on 41st Avenue adjacent to the LIRR station house, hoping to hold an outdoor concerts series this year and other activities, officials said.
A Queens-bred rap duo is performing a free concert in their native neighborhood Thursday night.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo joined negotiations between the MTA and Long Island Rail Road union officials just days before a looming strike deadline.