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Identify this place in Queens
Identify this place in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 10/04/2013 at 9:17AM

Do you know where in Queens this photo was taken? Guess by commenting below! The answer will be revealed next Friday.   Last week’s answer to “Identify this Place”: Astoria-Ditmars Boulevard / 31st Street N train stop  

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 6/12/2013 at 8:13AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Partly cloudy. High of 81. Breezy. Winds from the NW at 15 to 20 mph. Wednesday night: Overcast in the evening, then partly cloudy with a chance of rain. Low of 61. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Monthly Jazz Jam at  Flushing Town Hall Come [...]

Man fatally jumps in front of N train in Astoria
Man fatally jumps in front of N train in Astoria
Police Melissa Chan 6/11/2013 at 6:00PM

Severed limbs flew onto an Astoria street Tuesday evening after a man threw himself in front of a Queens-bound N train, witnesses and a police source said. The incident at 31st Street and Broadway shut down power and train service in both directions between Queensboro Plaza and Astoria-Ditmars Boulevard for nearly four hours, according to [...]

Overnight service disruptions on N, Q, R trains this week
Overnight service disruptions on N, Q, R trains this week
News Queens Courier Staff 4/15/2013 at 12:38PM

Starting Monday night, there will be service disruptions on the N, Q and R trains between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m for four consecutive weeknights, as part of the MTA’s Fastrack maintenance program: N trains run in Queens and Brooklyn only. Q trains run in Brooklyn and are rerouted via the D [...]

Service disruptions on ‘N,’ ‘Q,’ ‘R’ lines this week
Service disruptions on ‘N,’ ‘Q,’ ‘R’ lines this week
Central Cristabelle Tumola 1/28/2013 at 5:06PM

Starting tonight, there will be service disruptions on the “N,” “Q” and “R” trains between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m, as part of the MTA’s Fastrack maintenance program. The changes will last until Friday, February 1. There will only be “N” service in Brooklyn and Queens, and the line will operate in [...]

3 NYPD cops shot in 2 separate incidents
3 NYPD cops shot in 2 separate incidents
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/04/2013 at 10:26AM

In the span of just one hour, three police officers were injured in two different shooting incidents in Brooklyn and the Bronx Thursday night, said the NYPD. They are all expected to survive. Around 6:30 p.m., an off-duty officer, Juan Pichardo, was working at his family’s car dealership in the Bronx when two men, one [...]

Man wanted for punching two women on subway
Man wanted for punching two women on subway
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/19/2012 at 10:12AM

Police are looking for the man who punched two women in the face after he tried to hug them on an “N” train. According to the NYPD, the suspect was riding on a Queens bound subway  near the 31st Street and Broadway stop in Astoria around 4:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 13, when  he approached [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 10/25/2012 at 7:39AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: A slight chance of drizzle. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Thursday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind 3 to 6 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Arthur Hammer Memorial Exhibit Opening Reception Marvel at a large collection of paintings of people, places and things [...]

Tech thieves targeting iPhones on subway
Tech thieves targeting iPhones on subway
News Michael Pantelidis 3/01/2012 at 9:22AM

Residents of Astoria refuse to be frightened by fleeing thieves aiming to filch their phones. Police say nine iPhones have been stolen along the “N” and “R” train lines since late December, with the most recent incident occurring on February 8. Five of the thefts have occurred in Astoria – three at the 36th Avenue [...]

Knife terror aboard N train
Knife terror aboard N train
News Jay Lane 2/21/2012 at 8:58AM

Knife terror aboard N train A crazed subway panhandler pulled a knife and threatened a straphanger on a crowded train yesterday before being subdued by a good Samaritan and held until cops arrived, authorities and witnesses said. The 35-year-old woman boarded the Manhattan-bound N train at around 6:40 p.m. at Queensboro Plaza and began asking for [...]