Category Archives: Local News

Subway service changes to affect 17 lines this weekend

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the city’s subway lines.

82nd Street Partnership names new executive director

After a two-month long search, the group’s board of directors named Leslie Ramos as the new executive director.

LIC Flea indoor holiday market kicks off this weekend

Even as the weather gets colder, the LIC Flea & Food will continue to bring the fun to Long Island City.

New $32M housing complex opens in downtown Jamaica

A 101-apartment complex has officially opened in Downtown Jamaica. Developer The Bluestone Organization and representatives from various city agencies held a ceremonial ribbon cutting for the nine-story twin Norman Towers at 90-14 161st St.

Gov. Cuomo to visit Wyckoff Heights Medical Center Saturday

Gov. Andrew Cuomo will be stopping by Wyckoff Heights Medical Center on Saturday as part of a Whistle-Stop Rally Tour alongside Gov. Alejandro Garcia-Padilla of Puerto Rico.