Ex-boyfriend of Borough President Katz, radio host Curtis Sliwa, announces he will run against her in 2017
Photos courtesy of Juniper Park Civic Association/Walter Karling

Updated April 26, 2:55 p.m. Curtis Sliwa, the ex-partner of current Queens Borough President Melinda Katz and father of her two children, announced last night that he would run for her seat as a Republican in 2017. Sliwa, a talk show host on WABC-AM and founder of the international volunteer patrol organization Guardian Angels, attended the Juniper Park […]

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Main Street bound 7 train running with delays causing headaches to commuters
Photo: Frances L Fruit/Shutterstock.com

Signal problems at the Mets-Willets Point stop on the 7 train are causing delays for Main Street bound trains in Flushing. QNS was on the train this morning and experienced train delays for several minutes at three different stops between 90th street and the Main Street stop. The MTA made no announcements to inform riders […]

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Female Sherlock Holmes foils the bad guys at Queens Theater all weekend
Photos courtesy of Richard Termine

Bandits beware! The greatest detective of all time is going to work some magic in Flushing Meadows Corona Park this weekend. Queens Theatre will be the scene of four performances of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (April 1 at 2 pm, April 2 at 2 pm and 8 pm, and April 3 at 3 pm). With […]

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Much-needed upgrades are finally coming to the Flushing LIRR station
Photo courtesy of Congresswoman Meng's office

Start with the surface and the change will ripple. That was the message Friday as Congresswoman Grace Meng and other local officials gathered to commemorate the completion of phase one of the MTA Flushing-Main Street Long Island Rail Road station renovation, unveiling fresh signs and thicker, safer railings to prevent small children from falling or squeezing through […]

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Don’t let these Subway changes on the N, Q and 7 ruin a nice weekend
Photo via Wikimedia Commons/Patrick Cashin

According to the weatherman, it appears as if we’ll finally be experiencing a weekend free of snow, rain or limb-numbing cold. In fact, the sun may actually make an appearance. So don’t be startled if you see people walking about in a leisurely fashion and not hustling to get out of the rain or running […]

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