Only 30 percent of 4-year-olds in parts of western and central Queens got into the pre-K of their choice, the lowest percentage of matched applicants in all of New York City.
Little brown plastic bins have begun to appear in Maspeth, Glendale and Middle Village as those neighborhoods have been chosen as the vanguard in the city’s new composting program.
New Pop’s Restaurant, a diner that has been in Woodhaven for more than 20 years, is set to open on Father’s Day weekend after having been closed for more than a month, according to the diner’s new owner George Alexiov.
A Queens teacher busted for having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student was arrested again for sexually abusing another teen at the Ridgewood high school where she worked, prosecutors said Wednesday.
A Queens high school teacher was arrested Monday for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 16 year-old student over the past year, police said.
During a community meeting on May 20, Capt. Christopher Manson, commanding officer of the 104th Precinct, said that compared to last year, there was a rise in thefts from automobiles.
Residents and politicians in Glendale banded together for one last hoorah against a proposed homeless shelter in the neighborhood.
A local high school is designing posters and fliers for independent Glendale and Ridgewood businesses.
For over three years, Alberto and Nanci Caceda squeezed antiques and clothes into their thrift shop on Myrtle Avenue in Ridgewood until they could squeeze no more.
Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley’s district office is moving to a destination familiar to many Glendale shoppers.