A global lime shortage is affecting restaurants and bars throughout Queens. Most of the limes used in the U.S. come from Mexico, where heavy rains and an infectious tree disease affecting the lime crop have forced lime prices to quadruple over the past few months
Face fuzz from near and far made its way to Astoria to try and win the title of best of the beards.
Harvey, a three-foot-tall hollow milk chocolate bunny at Aigner Chocolates, retails at $400, but is being raffled off to help Alzheimer’s research.
An NYPD housing officer from Far Rockaway who was injured in a Coney Island fire allegedly set by a teen has died.
The four young passengers who died when their car plunged into an Astoria creek after a birthday celebration were always smiling and looking toward the future, their friends and families recalled.
Car share company Carpingo opened its second Queens location in its ongoing plan to expand into the borough.
Two livery cab drivers were arrested after a man accused one of them of trying to stab him as the three fought at John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday afternoon, Port Authority police said.
Some Queens organizations celebrated Pope John Paul II’s legacy weeks before his canonization as a saint.
Tom Finkelpearl, who has been the president of the Queens Museum for 12 years and recently oversaw its $68 million transformation, will be tapped by Mayor Bill de Blasio as the new commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs.
An arriving passenger faced some beefed-up security when he allegedly tried to smuggle cocaine through John F. Kennedy International Airport last month.