Long Island Rail Road vending machines are a quick and easy way for thousands of riders to get tickets. However, investigators fear that some passengers may have been taken for a ride before even getting on a train.
UFT president Michael Mulgrew said Cardozo High School in Queens tops the list with 385 overcrowded classes. In all, the survey found 6,313 overcrowded classes, 180 more than last year.
Residents of certain sections of Queens have said their beautiful, tree-lined streets are being massacred, and the storms of the past year are not to blame.
“We’re in favor of a school, it’s just a matter of finding the right location. There are serious problems, houses all around, a narrow street,” Community Board 11 spokesman Jerry Iannece told CBS 2’s John Slattery.
Nearly 1,000 Little League players took to the fields Saturday – to volunteer for a cleanup effort.
Local 1181 President Michael Cordiello said in no way is the suspension of the strike a sign of his side giving up its fight.
A 9/11 hero once labeled a terrorist is finally getting the honor he deserves, nearly a dozen years later.
In Bayside, Douglaston and Little Neck, there were 41 burglaries in November, up from 17 last year. And there were 10 more just last week.
It was a heart-wrenching experience for a Queens family Wednesday, as a loved one was arraigned in court on charges that he killed his own parents in separate attacks.
A Queens man will plead not guilty Wednesday to a crime that is hard to imagine – police said he killed his mother in 2011, and his father 15 months later.
There was a special celebration in Times Square today for some children with special needs.
The US Open is certainly a economic engine for restaurants and hotels, but one might not think of the benefits to a local family run garden center.
Chung is accused of faxing a threatening letter to an attorney and loss prevention official at a Sovereign Bank in Pottsville, Pa. over a home equity loan dispute.
Firefighters responded to the home around 7:30 p.m. before discovering a woman with cuts lying on the bed. They also opened a closet door and found a man inside apparently trying to hang himself, the Queens DA said.
Officer Devon Daniels is accused of using the NYPD’s database to assist a Queens heroin dealer by giving him inside information and official police parking placards.