Amid the rise of such brazen anti-semitism in Queens and the rest of the U.S., the Brandeis Association continues to confront hatred and stand up for the Jewish community through advocacy and education initiatives.Read more
Temperatures inside the subway system’s underground stations have always been hot in the summer, but last week’s heat wave made people take notice.
So too did the sweat-soaked straphangers stranded on the Manhattan-bound L train platform in the Myrtle-Wyckoff station, located in Ridgewood, for nearly 20 minutes because of delays.Read more
On Sunday, Flushing will be the hottest cycling spot this side of France.
The second annual Tour de Flushing cycling extravaganza kick off at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.Read more
Next month, a mobile legal center will pull up to Rockaway Beach Boulevard and provide free legal assistance to peninsula residents. It one of the latest Queens stops for the innovative van.Read more
The vacant Queens House of Detention is one step closer to re-opening as a key component of the city’s plan to shutter Rikers Island.
On Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the four proposed borough-based sites to replace Rikers. The Queens jail will be located at 126-02 82nd Avenue, the site of the vacant House of Detention, which closed as a cost-cutting measure in 2002.
On Wednesday, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the four proposed borough-based sites to replace Rikers.
The laptops are back.
Actress Sean Young was accused of stealing two laptops from an Astoria movie production company that recently fired her, but by Wednesday, the devices appeared at her attorney’s office in Manhattan.Read more
By Rob Abruzzese Queens Daily Eagle Federal court judge Brian Cogan ruled against a motion by the defense of MexicanRead more
It has been a summer to remember — and to add to resumes — for 54 young people employed as interns by the NYC Department of Design and Construction.
On Friday, the 54 DDC interns, a mix of students from 24 local high schools and 16 colleges and graduate schools located in every borough of New York City, gathered in Long Island City for a closing ceremony the 10-week paid program.Read more
One moment his hands were juggling a microphone and a large marijuana joint, and the next moment they were in handcuffs.
That was how rapper Action Bronson’s Saturday night at the Sunny Hill Festival in Southeastern Europe suddenly took a turn for the worse.Read more
Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Police say a 15-year-old boy fired a gun into a crowd in Far RockawayRead more