Officials broke ground Monday on Flushing Commons, a massive nearly $1 billion mixed-use residential and commercial development that will transform more than five acres of land in downtown Flushing.
Filmmaker and Mets fan Heather Quinlan is making a documentary based on the 1986 world champion Mets team to commemorate the upcoming 30th anniversary.
A new five-story hotel with nearly 40 units is moving into the north Flushing area with plans to be completed next year.
The family of Flushing resident and St. John’s alum Anthony Michaelides is collecting donations to pay for medical bills and other fees after his near-fatal motorcycle accident in Los Angeles.
Family, friends and former students of longtime P.S. 41 science teacher Geri Cilmi attended a street co-naming in her honor outside the Bayside school on Friday.
Oakland Gardens lawyer John Messer is dropping his third bid to unseat 14-year veteran state Sen. Toby Ann Stavisky in District 16, which includes Flushing, Bayside, Forest Hills and Fresh Meadows, among other areas.
NYC Dance Week, a 10-day festival of free and discounted dance, fitness and wellness classes from June 19 to June 28, offers instruction in a variety of traditions–from modern dance, bhangra and capoeira to ballet, hip-hop and soca, plus classes in yoga, pilates and zumba.
A Bayside couple is suing the Taxi & Limousine Commission (TLC) for $3 million, claiming that agents racially profiled them after they wrongfully busted the husband for being an illegal cab driver, according to published reports.
The Garden Jewish Center, a Flushing congregation that is merging with the Bay Terrace Jewish Center, is donating a $125,000 ambulance truck to Magen David Adom, Israel’s only emergency medical response organization.
The Flushing studio on 164th Street will turn 50 years old this September and it continues to be a staple in the neighborhood, which has changed greatly during the last half-century.