For the seventh time in 16 years the No. 7 line has placed first in an annual review conducted by the transit advocacy group, Straphangers Campaign.
Cops are looking for a suspect who swiped an iPhone from a teen boy before punching him on a Queens subway train last month.
The plan is to walk again and then ultimately soar through the city’s skies in a flying trapeze. Teena Katz, who lost her legs after she was struck by a No. 7 train at Grand Central Station, is recovering quickly from the horrific accident last December.
Each year the residents of western Queens, and Long Island City in particular, wonder anxiously how many weekends the MTA will shut down the No. 7 train. In past years, the MTA did not even provide advance warning, adding insult to injury. All the prior notice in the world, however, cannot ease the pain of the 22 weekend closures we face in 2014.
Police have released photos of the suspect who allegedly punched a Hispanic man, then made anti-Mexican statements towards him on a No. 7 train.
A suspect allegedly assaulted a Hispanic man on a No. 7 train before making anti-Mexican statements towards him, cops said.
City Comptroller Scott Stringer sat down with The Queens Courier to discuss his first weeks in office and just where he plans to go from here.
A 16-year-old riding a Queens subway train Thursday was inappropriately touched by a man who then fled after groping her, cops said.
Another year, another round of No. 7 train suspensions. The subway line will not run in parts of western Queens and Manhattan for over a dozen weekends this year, starting in the end of February, according to a notice from the MTA.
A woman fell into the path of a Queens-bound No. 7 train at Grand Central Station Thursday night after she passed out, police said.