Francis Lewis Boulevard

Duane Reade to stay for 15 more years in Flushing
Business Queens Courier Staff 12/16/2013 at 12:38PM

Kalmon Dolgin Affiliates, Inc. (KDA) has arranged for the renewal of a 14,000 square-foot, long-term lease for New York-based drugstore chain Duane Reade at 198-15 Horace Harding Expressway at the Cross Path Shopping Center in Flushing, Kalmon and Neil Dolgin, co-presidents of KDA announced. “The Kalmon Dolgin Affiliates team worked closely with the owner to [...]

Bayside man arrested after taking his girlfriend hostage
Bayside man arrested after taking his girlfriend hostage
Northeast Liam La Guerre 8/04/2013 at 7:26PM

Police arrested a Bayside man early Sunday morning after he took his girlfriend hostage in his home and refused to surrender to cops for hours. Witnesses saw Athanasios Kakouras armed with a gun arguing with his girlfriend last night near his home on 42nd Avenue and Francis Lewis Boulevard, cops said. Police responded to the scene [...]

Cambria Heights residents demand action after cars crash into accident-prone home
Cambria Heights residents demand action after cars crash into accident-prone home
Southeast Maggie Hayes 5/06/2013 at 1:43PM

For residents of one Cambria Heights block, it was nothing new. In the early morning hours of Friday, May 3, two cars reportedly collided and then careened into a home near the corner of Francis Lewis Boulevard and 133rd Avenue. According to residents, traffic conditions create a high number of accidents in the area. “This [...]

Teen arrested for burglarizing church
Northeast Queens Courier Staff 1/22/2013 at 12:01PM

An 18-year-old man was arrested for a string of three burglaries – including a church – on January 17. According to a police source, Maksim Kriton was taken into custody by officers of the 109th Precinct for allegedly burglarizing a residence at 157th  Street and 17th Avenue on December 12, followed by a location on Francis Lewis Boulevard [...]