Queens County

A man walks through the rain during an intense afternoon thunderstorm on June 22, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

In Midst Of Heat Wave, Severe Thunderstorm Watch In Effect For Tri-State Area Until 8:00 P.M.

In the midst of the second extreme heat wave of the summer, some relief could be on the way in the form of rain. But that rain could potentially be dangerous.


Queens District Attorney Richard Brown (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Richard Brown Becoming Longest-Tenured DA In Queens History

This afternoon, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown becomes the longest tenured D.A. in the history of the borough when he is sworn-in for his sixth term.


"Daisy" the cow is seen at the Queens County Farm Museum - Queens, NY - File / Photo: Queens County Farm Museum

Stories From Main Street: Floral Park, Queens

It’s harvest time in New York City.


Foreclosure - File / Photo: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Long Island Leads N.Y. In Pre-Foreclosures

In Suffolk County, nearly 20,000 90-day pre-foreclosure letters have been sent out to home owners.