western Queens

Pair con 68-year-old out of $4,500
Pair con 68-year-old out of $4,500
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/21/2013 at 7:14AM

Police are looking for two suspects that swindled $4,500 out of a 68-year-old woman in western Queens. According to the NYPD, on December 12, the suspects, a man and a woman, came up to the victim and told her that they had found a large sum of money. They said that they could split the cash with her, [...]

Op-Ed: Western Queens business growth fuels our economy
Business Queens Courier Staff 12/23/2012 at 1:49PM

BY SENATOR MIKE GIANARIS Western Queens is home to a growing number of large and small businesses that have aided in our neighborhood’s economic recovery. I am proud to be an advocate for job creation in western Queens, whose diversity makes us one of the most welcoming neighborhoods in the country, as well as a [...]

Holiday gifts for the cool kid
Holiday gifts for the cool kid
News Alexa Altman 12/15/2012 at 11:26AM

Check off everyone on your list with great gifts from shops around western Queens! Robot Colored Pencils($16.50) LIC Living   Baby Moccasins($48) LIC Living Kisses T-shirt($25-$30) Queens77 More gifts: Gifts for the fashion fiend Gifts for the favorite foodie Gifts for the homebody

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 10/02/2012 at 7:53AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with a chance of rain, then rain in the afternoon. High of 73. Winds from the SE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Tuesday night: Overcast with rain, then a chance of rain after midnight. Fog overnight. Low of 64. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of [...]

Sex abuse suspect connected to three incidents in Elmhurst
Sex abuse suspect connected to three incidents in Elmhurst
Police Cristabelle Tumola 8/08/2012 at 10:28AM

The NYPD is asking for help in identifying a man who exposed himself to a 13-year-old girl near Seabury Avenue in Elmhurst on Monday morning. The same man is suspected in two sex abuse incidents that occurred in the same area in November. On the morning of November 7, near 54th Avenue, the suspect pulled [...]

Western Queens provides DOT bike lane input
Western Queens provides DOT bike lane input
News Michael Pantelidis 3/12/2012 at 2:03PM

The Department of Transportation (DOT) and residents of western Queens recently “pedaled” closer to protecting bike riders. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer sponsored the first-ever Queens Bike Forum in Sunnyside on March 2, allowing members of the DOT’s Bike Program Staff to receive recommendations from residents regarding the best ways to develop safe and efficient bike [...]