The Department of Sanitation said it will improve clean-up efforts at the Coleman Square Station in response to a letter from a politician describing the square as an “eyesore.”
Police are searching for 24-year-old Daniel Otero, who went missing Monday in Lindenwood. Otero has schizophrenia and his family blames the mental disability on his disappearance.
Police towed three trucks and one school bus illegally parked in Hamilton Beach on Monday and Tuesday in a new effort to stop an old problem, according to authorities.
A brand-new walk-in medical center will soon be opening up in Howard Beach.
Garbage bags, cigarette butts and an overflowing trash can greet commuters and locals in Coleman Square every day, charged a politician who is demanding a cleanup of the area.
Nearly 200 Queens residents filed claims against the city in the last week after storms left their homes swamped in rainwater and sewage, officials said.
In Hamilton Beach, residents say they witness new potholes and sink holes form right before their eyes.
A 73-year-old woman pushing a cart of groceries in Howard Beach Tuesday was robbed and punched in the face, cops said.
The Parks Department rejected Howard Beach residents’ plea of changing the system of planting trees in the neighborhood, known as the one million tree initiative.
The only Staples in Howard Beach is closing at the end of this month. The store put signs up announcing the closure last week but there will be none of the usual sales fanfare, according to the workers at the Cross Bay Boulevard location.