Queens Info

Queens, New York is located in Queens County. Zip codes in Queens, NY include More Queens information.

Local Charities in Queens, NY

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Queens News

Local news for Queens, NY continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

40 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

Bad US thunderstorms delay flights, end concerts

Severe thunderstorms across the northeastern U.S. delayed flights, halted outdoor sports events and concerts in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by lightning.

Comment?

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Yahoo!

NY storms end Electric Zoo music festival, halt U.S. Open, delay flights

Severe thunderstorms on Sunday forced an early end to New York's Electric Zoo music festival, delayed flights at area airports and injured two people after a lightning strike near a Bronx beach.

Comment?

Glendale Register

Judge shoots down library trustees' reinstatement request

The six trustees removed from the board of the Queens Public Library left court disappointed last week when a judge recommended that their request to nullify their dismissal be denied.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Growing Caribbean-American clout

Pre-Labor Day carnival parade speech to target the significant political and economic gains possible through the creation of Caribbean categories in the U.S. Census The clout of Caribbean Americans - evident in the West Indian American Day Carnival Parade's annual display of people power - could grow significantly if accurately reflected in the U.S ... (more)

Comment?

Windsor Beacon

Yonkers man charged in attack on mom, kids

The New York Police Department released this sketch of a man who assaulted a woman passenger and her three children.

Comment?

Sat Aug 30, 2014

New York Daily News

Laborer fatally hit by car in Queens while looking for work

The 53-year-old victim stepped out between parked cars on Liberty Ave. near Tuckerton St. in Jamaica early Saturday and was struck by a 2007 Dodge Charger, cops said.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Parents weep for Queens toddler who inexplicably died

When Simon Okoye returned to his Springfield Gardens home Friday after picking up his 14-month-old daughter Daniella from day care, he found she wasn't breathing.

Comment?

Pinstripe Alley

Who's the best defensive center fielder in New York?

Ellsbury has been fantastic this year, while Gardner was great in center last year and has been very good in left during 2014.

Comment?

Norwalk Citizen News

In Sandy turnaround test, NYC says it'll meet goal

In this April 11, 2013, file photo, a home in the process of being raised is seen in the Broad Channel section of Queens, New York.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Kathy Hochul, Andrew Cuomo's running mate, touts endorsements from Asian-American pols

Manhattan Councilwoman Margaret Chin and Rep. Grace Meng are among those Asian-American candidates who have endorsed Kathy Hochul.

Comment?

WGBH

Hip-Hop In Print: Brooklyn Publisher Looks To 'Reverse Gentrify' Literature

At this summer's Calabash International Literary Festival in Jamaica, thousands turned up for readings by big-name authors: Salman Rushdie, Jamaica Kincaid, Zadie Smith and Albert Johnson.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Queens toddler dead after being rushed to hospital in cardiac arrest

Little Daniella Okoye was in cardiac arrest when paramedics rushed her from her home in Springfield Gardens to Franklin General Hospital in Long Island Friday evening, but doctors were unable to save her.

Comment?

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Our Time Press

Y*"16:50, 28.Jun 2014

Progress and Challenges 50 Years After the War on Poverty 50 Years After the 1964 Civil Rights Act 60 Years After Brown v.

Comment?

CBS Local

Police Search For Suspect With Mob Connections In Malba, Queens Shooting

As CBS 2's Steve Langford reported, the incident happened overnight Thursday into Friday in the affluent neighborhood of Malba, east of College Point and west of the Whitestone Expressway.

Comment?

Independent.ie

Toxic dose of painkiller killed US tourist

An AMERICAN tourist died after accidentally taking a toxic dose of codeine prescribed after she hurt herself pulling her bag while travelling to Ireland, an inquest heard.

Comment?

LongIsland.com

Two Queens Men Arrested for Attempted Burglary in Point Lookout

August 29th, 2014 - The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of two Queens men for an Attempted Burglary which occurred on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 5:20 P.M. in Point Lookout.

Comment?

Berkshire Eagle

Tony Bennett: Training pays off for husky baritone from Queens

Ah, yes, that husky baritonal purr is familiar indeed: Tony Bennett is on the phone, calling from his home in New York.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Queens animal lovers demand justice for Bobby the cat

Members of cat activist group Astoria7 posted 100 flyers offering a reward for information about Bobby the cat's killers.

Comment?

CBS Local

Police: Suspect Who Posed As Livery Cab Driver Before Attacking Family In Queens Arrested

Police have arrested a suspect who they said tried to sexually assault a woman and then attacked her three children after posing as a livery cab driver.

Comment?

Mid-Day Mumbai

World's longest garland honours Indian spiritual guru in US

New York : Over 200 meditation students of Sri Chinmoy from 35 countries, including India, have set a new Guinness world record for the World's longest fresh flower garland to honour the Indian spiritual leader.

Comment?

•••
•••

Queens News Video

•••
•••
•••

Queens Jobs