Corona

Members of the New York City Beekeepers Association removed bees from a driveway in Corona, Queens. (credit: Gary Baumgarten, 1010 WINS)

Neighbors Abuzz As Millions Of Bees To Be Removed From Queens Home

The bees apparently belong to a restaurant owner, who was a beekeeper in China. They were kept in a 20×20 space in his Corona driveway on 111th Street.

08/22/2012

Demaso Llano (credit: Handout)

Elderly Man Found Handcuffed And Dead Inside Queens Home

The body of Demaso Ilano, 89, was discovered inside his Corona house on Monday morning by his caretaker.

03/26/2012

Louis Armstrong (file / credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Stories From Main Street: Rare Louis Armstrong Recordings Come To Queens

45 boxes of Louis Armstrong recordings, letters, and videos have been donated to the Louis Armstrong House Museum in Corona, Queens by the late Gösta Hägglöf of Stockholm, Sweden.

10/24/2011

St. Sen. Hiram Monserrate (C) enters court in the Kew Gardens neighborhood of Queens, NY - Oct 15, 2009 - Photo: Ellis Kaplan-Pool/Getty Images

Ex-State Sen. Hiram Monserrate Working At Queens Pizzeria

The former politician said in a published report that he was “consulting and assisting in the management” of the new restaurant.

04/11/2011

(Photo Credit: AP)

Business Cards For Prostitutes Popping Up In Queens

Business cards advertising prostitution are showing up across Queens, and local officials are not happy about it.

03/27/2011

Seniors Protest Florence Smith Senior Center Closure

New Yorkers Protest Closure Of Corona Senior Center

Seniors are protesting in Queens after learning their senior center may be facing the ax as a direct result from budget cuts.

03/19/2011

Queens Mugger

Police Arrest Man In Queens Muggings

Police have arrested and charged 33-year-old Brian Rodriguez with two counts of robbery.

01/22/2011

School Bus

Queens Bus Driver Accused Of Fondling Young Girls

Police said a 7-year-old girl told her mother she had been touched inappropriately on several occasions by her bus driver — 69-year-old Nelson Painchault, of Corona.

11/19/2010

Jie Dai (L), He Bao (R) (Photo/Suffolk County Police Dept.)

2 Charged With $100K Handbag Counterfeiting

Police in Suffolk County have arrested 32-year-old He Bao and 26-year-old Jie Dai, both from Queens.

10/31/2010

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