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.

3 hrs ago | StreetsBlog.org

NYC: Queens Residents Speak Up for Bus Rapid Transit on Woodhaven

New York City can do better for bus riders and pedestrians on Woodhaven Boulevard.

Comment?

3 hrs ago | Eater

Review: Eat Tacos You've Never Heard of at Queens' Bella Puebla

Eateries that serve the cuisine of Puebla, and the nearby states of Guerrero and Morelos, all in southern Mexico, have become common in the five boroughs.

Comment?

3 hrs ago | Time

Delta, United Suspend Israel Flights After Rocket Hits Near Airport

Delta planes sit at their gates at John F. Kennedy Airport on April 23, 2014 in the Queens, New York City.

Comment?

5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Strip Club In Queens Offering Jeter, Yankees Free Lap Dances On Sept. 7

From city to city, Derek Jeter has been getting parting gifts in honor of his final season in the big leagues .

Comment?

6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

TN Moving Stories: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

San Francisco's Van Ness Avenue has seen more than half of the city's pedestrian deaths so far this year.

Comment?

10 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Elmhurst Residents Say No to Another Homeless Shelter

Residents of Elmhurst, Queens, continue to protest the opening of a shelter for homeless families in the former Pan American Hotel on Queens Boulevard, showing how the city's unprecedented homelessness crisis is continuing to affect some neighborhoods.

Comment?

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Prescription drugs and their well-documented dangers

Prescription drugs are a more serious problem than ever in our society, and the drugs have been at the center of several high-profile robberies and killings over the past few years.

Comment?

Newsday

Citi Bike Queens expansion could get a lift from commuter tax break bill

Queens Rep. Joseph Crowley rides a Citi Bike taken from Brooklyn to a Queens news conference with Transportation Alternatives director Paul Steely White about a tax credit for bike share commuters.

Comment?

CBS Local

Stroller Carrying Toddler Rolls Onto Subway Tracks In Queens

A 2-year-old child rolled onto the subway tracks in Queens Monday and survived, thanks to the quick action of the little girl's mother and that of a subway cleaner who helped the frightened mother grab her child before a train arrived.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Girl rescued after stroller rolls onto subway tracks

The girl's mother had walked away to throw out trash when the stroller rolled onto the tracks at the E train's Parsons Archer station.

Comment?

SILive.com

Citywide healthcare workers' strike averted as tentative agreement is reached

However, after intense negotiations over the weekend, a tentative agreement has been reached between the union and its management, League of Voluntary Hospitals and Homes, said David Bates, a union spokesman.

Comment?

DNAInfo.com

TLC Wrongly Accused Hundreds of Being Illegal Cabbies in Past Year

Kareeal Akins still gets chills thinking about the long, frigid walk home that he and his then-pregnant wife were forced to make this past winter after the city seized his car.

Comment?

New York Daily News

Queens has second fewest number of homeless shelters in the city

The city has been moving homeless families into the Westway Motel on Astoria Blvd. in East Elmhurst, which had been used as a temporary overnight shelter since 2006.

Comment?

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Sweet Science

On Saturday, September 20th, 2014, "International Fight Night" returns to Queens, New York as New Legend Boxing celebrates their 2nd Anniversary of bringing professional boxing to Resorts World Casino New York City.

Comment?

Our Time Press

Community News

At the Domino Sugar Factory Thru July 6, Kara Walker's 75.5ft long, 35.5ft high and 26ft wide "Subtlety" KaraWalker's "A Subtlety or The Marvelous Sugar Baby, an homage to the unpaid and overworked artisans who have refined our sweet tastes from the cane fields to the Kitchens of the New World on the occasion of the Demolition of By Stephen Witt A ... (more)

Comment?

New York Daily News

Eating Along the A Line: Beach 116th St. in Rockaway Park

The Queens side of the A train begins at Beach 116th St. in Rockaway Park. It's an endearing avenue, home to both free beach access and independently owned businesses like bagel bakeries, beachwear shops and these three restaurants that offer a break from the sun and sand.

Comment?

Examiner.com

A dream come true for young Queens film maker

With Hollywood hung up on CGI blockbusters and cable television stuck on reality shows, it's hard for young film makers today to get their work seen by more than just a handful of people.

Comment?

NorthJersey.com

Ervolino: Bus drivers with books: The plot thickens

In the fall of 1969, I was sitting in the back row of my science class at Holy Cross High School in Queens when it happened.

Comment?

Sat Jul 19, 2014

New York Daily News

2 sisters, ages 12 and 10, missing in Queens

Kendra Salaman and her younger sister, Marquia Salaman, left their home on Beach 102nd St. in Rockaway before 8 a.m. Saturday, mom Deirdre Salaman said.

Comment?

City of New York

icon-rss

Notification issued on 7/19/14 at 11:18 AM. The United States Coast Guard reports that a ship in Arthur Kill off the coast of Staten Island is offloading various fuel products.

Comment?

•••
•••

Air Quality Alert for Queens County was issued at July 22 at 9:55AM EDT

•••

Queens News Video

•••
•••
•••

Queens Jobs