The Department of Transportation announced it will be implementing traffic safety improvements beginning this month on Northern Boulevard and 61st Street, where 8-year-old Noshat was fatally struck.
U.S Rep. Joseph Crowley created the Pedestrian Fatalities Reduction Act of 2014 to prevent another traffic fatality from occurring on New York City streets.
A Hillcrest High School student recently exposed to tuberculosis is receiving treatment and recovering, officials said, as cases of the potentially deadly bacterial infection in the city rise for the first time in a decade.
Woodside parents and politicians are asking the Department of Education to consider renting space in a nearby former Catholic school building rather than busing the kindergarten and first-graders miles away to Astoria.
The Department of Education (DOE) announced the vote on a Woodside school’s partial co-location and re-siting has been postponed.
A potential decrease in funding to Industrial Business Zones could make it difficult to attract manufacturing businesses to the city in the future, and impact businesses already here.
Congressmember Joseph Crowley has launched his re-election campaign.
Police from the 104th Precinct released flyers warning residents about home burglaries, in an effort to get information to help prevent more break-ins.
Three men walked into a Woodside business last month, taking thousands in cash as well as the employees’ own money and cell phones, cops said
The 114th Precinct has faced a spike in burglaries since the beginning of the year, according to CompStat.