112th Pct.: Grand Larceny

GRAND LARCENY – The NYPD is asking the public for assistance locating two individuals wanted for questioning regarding a grand larceny that occurred within the confines of the 112th Precinct. At 1:15 p.m. on April 29, in the vicinity of Queens Boulevard and 67th Drive, a suspect working in concert with another approached a 61-year-old […]

112th Pct.: Fatal Collision

FATAL COLLISION – At 8:28 p.m. on May 3, police responded to a report of a vehicle collision at Queens Boulevard and 71st Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered an unidentified female in her 60s unconscious and unresponsive with head trauma. EMS responded to the scene and transferred the woman to Jamaica Hospital, where she was […]

Reagan Mural Going Up On Queens Blvd.

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer Former U.S. President Ronald Reagan will be watching over commuters on the “Boulevard of Death” for one week beginning on May 1. A giant 13-by-18 foot mural of Reagan will be displayed on Queens Boulevard between 57th Avenue and Woodhaven Boulevard as part of a traveling tour of the work […]

City Plaza Program Accepts Sunnyside Sites

Sunnyside will receive two new public plazas as part of the City Dept. of Transportation’s Plaza Program. A statement released from the office of Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside) and the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District last week announced that applications for the sites were approved in early April. The BID was chosen as the […]

Water Main Upgrades Coming To Queens

More than six miles of water mains have been installed across three neighborhoods in Queens, the Depts. of Environmental Protection and Design and Construction announced last week. The $15 million infrastructure upgrade will bring cleaner drinking water and improved water pressure to Elmhurst, Rego Park and Fresh Meadows. The renovations began in 2012, when more […]