Queens Residents Demand City Halt Construction Of Kew Gardens JailThe City Council voted to close Rikers Island and replace the complex with four smaller jails in 2019. Kew Gardens was selected for the Queens site, and construction started this June.
Taxi Driver Scared To Return To Work After Almost Being Struck By Bullet While Driving On Queens HighwayInvestigators have not made any arrests and ask anyone with information on this shooting to call police.
Tree Falls On Top Of Several Parked Cars In Kew GardensThe owner of one of the cars found his vehicle seriously damaged under the biggest piece of the trunk.
Pictured: Suspect Who Police Say Punched A 63-Year-Old Woman, Fracturing Her Face In Apparent Random AttackAccording to police, it happened Wednesday at 8:35 a.m. on the southbound E platform of the Kew Gardens station.
Umbrella Hotel In Queens Shuts DownNeighbors complained of criminal activity at the location.
Queens Community Gathers To Remember Young Man Fatally Shot Outside Hotel On New Year's DayLoved ones say Robert Williams was staying at the hotel with his friends to celebrate his upcoming 21st birthday. A trip to get food resulted in an argument with the suspects in the lobby.
NYPD: 8 People Shot In 6 Different Shootings Not Even 2 Hours Into 2021One disturbing trend in the Big Apple from last year has tragically carried over into 2021.
Small Business Owners In Cluster Zip Codes Fearing The Worst If Another Shutdown Hits Parts Of New York CityGov. Andrew Cuomo believes mass gatherings are the priority right now to curb the recent increase in positive COVID-19 cases.
Lin Sisters From Queens Make See-Through Masks Designed To Help The Deaf And Hard Of Hearing: 'We Just Want To Help Others'Sarah, Kate and Julia Lin have made it their mission to support the deaf and hard of hearing by creating see-through masks and sharing them throughout their Kew Gardens community.
Severe Weather Brings Down Trees, Knocks Out Power In Parts Of Tri-State AreaIt was a fast-moving storm that tore down trees and wires in just a few minutes in Bergen County.
Car Wheel Thieves Targeting Several Neighborhoods Across QueensVehicles are being targeted in neighborhoods including Bayside, Little Neck and Kew Gardens had their wheels stripped off. One even lost its doors.
Firefighter Sends Message To Suspect Accused Of Causing Injury To His Teen DaughterOmar Wilks was escorted out of a Queens courtroom on Monday morning. He is a firefighter who happened to respond to the scene after his daughter was hit by a car.
Exclusive: 6-Year-Old Allegedly Attacked By Homeless Man On The Road To RecoveryJeremy Portnoy was outside his grandfather's home waiting for a pizza when a stranger picked him up and threw him to the ground on his head.
Father Speaks Out After Homeless Man Randomly Attacks 6-Year-Old Boy In QueensPrayers are pouring in for a 6-year-old still in the hospital tonight after being viciously attacked by a homeless person in Queens Thursday.
Power Restored After Crash Takes Down Utility Poles In QueensThe crash happened around 4 a.m. near Kissena Boulevard and 73rd Avenue in the Kew Gardens neighborhood.