Category Archives: Local News

Bayside Business Association re-elects members, talks 2015 outlook

The Bayside Business Association (BBA) re-elected its slate of executive members and outlined its agenda for the next 12 months during the group's annual membership and elections meeting on Friday at the Bayside Diner.

Seven alleged southeast Queens gang members busted for murder plots: prosecutors

Counting themselves among “killas,” seven street gang members based in southeast Queens were indicted for allegedly plotting two murder attempts, prosecutors said.

First Ridgewood Artists Coalition exhibit opens Sunday at Glendale brewery

The Ridgewood Artists Coalition (RAC) will hold its first exhibit, titled "The Ridgewood Artists Spring Showcase," at Glendale's Finback Brewery from this Sunday through April 26.

Flushing real estate seeking new heights

Last year showed us record-breaking pricing of development sites in the Flushing area. This year has taken those numbers upwards and has even left real estate professionals scratching their heads.

Subway service changes to affect 18 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.