Long Island City

Police: Man Throws Caustic Liquid In Woman's Face In QueensA woman suffered severe burns after a man splashed an unknown substance in her face in Queens, police said.
Citi Bike Opens First Queens Docking Station In Long Island CityThe bike-share network opened its first docking station in the borough in Long Island City on Wednesday.
Police Rescue Officer, Good Samaritan Who Went Into East River After TeensA police officer jumped into the East River Friday evening to rescue a man who in turn had gone in to help three teens.
Citi Bike To Soon Expand To Neighborhoods In Queens And BrooklynNinty-one new stations will be installed in early August, followed by an additional 48 stations on the Upper East and Upper West Sides.
Man Trying To Retrieve Keys Falls Through Subway Grating In Long Island CityThe accident happened just before 11 a.m. on Jackson Avenue near Court Square.
Queens Drivers Frustrated As They Wait On Long Line For Parking Permits -- Every MonthMore than 100 people spent hours waiting on line Wednesday morning, for a special permit in a multi-level parking garage in Queens.
Queens Taxi Fire Briefly Snags 4 Subway LinesThe busy Queensboro Plaza subway station was engulfed in smoke and had to be evacuated Friday evening, after a taxi caught fire nearby.
Fire At Hotel Outside Of DC Destroys Belongings, Sends Students Home EarlyA fire just outside of Washington D.C. cut a field trip short and destroyed most of the belongings of about 100 Queens high school students.
Red-Tailed Hawk Released After Getting Stuck In Queens Power PlantA hawk was rescued, rehabbed and released in Queens Tuesday, after getting stuck inside the Ravenswood Generating Station.
Queens Residents Spot Apparent Coyote On Roof Of Long Island City BarPeople in Queens did a double take on Monday, when a coyote was spotted roaming along the roof of a bar.
LIC Residents Not Pleased With City-Sponsored Plan For Big Pink SculptureAn artist’s rendering depicts a sculpture for Long Island City, Queens as a blast of pink – 8 feet long – called “The Sunbather.”
5 Great Places To Find Irish Culture In NYCThe list below details where you can go to get your Irish fix beyond the bar stool.