BY JORDAN GIBBONS Staff Writer In the past few years, rooftop bars have become some of the most popular venues to sip on some spirits throughout the City and Queens has its fair share of establishments that allow guests to enjoy the summer sky while they carouse with their favorite cocktail. On Northern Boulevard in […]
Local students were named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2014 semester at the University of New Haven in Connecticut. They include: Bayside: John Paul Koulotouros, Maria Panepinto. Bellerose: Nichelle King. College Point: Christopher Sang. Flushing: Tori Watson. Queens Village: Desiree McPherson. Whitestone: Joseph Totino. Eddy Garcia of College Point and George Chern of […]
Assemblyman Mike Miller (D-Woodhaven) was recently honored at the Independence Residences Gatsby Gala Benefiting people with Developmental Disabilities at 162-45 Cross Bay Blvd, Howard Beach.
INVESTIGATION - 11:24 a.m. on March 15, officers from the 106th Precinct responded to a 911 call of an unconscious female at a motel located at 164-33 Cross Bay Blvd., Jamaica. Upon arrival, they found a 22-year-old female to be unresponsive. EMS also responded and pronounced the female deceased at the scene.
BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A civic leader is proposing to eliminate a few parking meters on Cross Bay Boulevard to give seniors a safer place to park. Howard Kamph, president of the Ozone Park Civic Association and member of Community Board 10, wants to eliminate the muni-meters on 156th Avenue in front of the […]
BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A number of changes will be made to Woodhaven Boulevard starting next year, aiming to improve car traffic along the major thoroughfare. The Dept. of Transportation provided an update to their ongoing project of making traffic changes along Woodhaven at a scarcely attended public meeting last week in Ozone Park. […]
BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer Kids in southern Queens now have an alternative to a national toy chain when they beg their parents for toys. A specialty toy store opened in Howard Beach last week, offering a variety of toys and games for children of all ages. The store, called Learning Express Toys, is a […]