September 19, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

1 Man Arrested, 4 Sought In Ridgewood Cyclist Death

Police arrested one of four men who were caught on surveillance video pushing a 65-year-old Ridgewood man off his bicycle, causing injuries that led to his death four days later.  Eucario Xelo was pedaling along Seneca Avenue in Ridgewood o More...

70 Year Old Man Killed In Fatal Accident

A 70-year-old man was fatally struck while attempting to cross Northern Boulevard on September 9, the latest in a series of fatalities on the troubled highway.  Cops said an eastbound Toyota Highlander struck the man as he was attempting to More...

Queensbridge Past & Future Examined At Riis Center Meeting

Last week at the Jacob Riis Neighborhood Settlement Community Center, an “interactive community conversation” titled Autobiography of Queensbridge and the Rapidly Changing City brought many Queensbridge residents and other interested parties together More...

Man Swipes $11K In Jewelry In Jackson Heights Burglaries

The NYPD is asking for the public’s help to identify and locate a man who made off with more than $11,000 in two Jackson Heights burglaries.  Police have released surveillance photos showing the man entering an apartment building near 81st More...

Restaurant of the Week

Astoria World Manor

Astoria World Manor has been an icon of catering in the area for 64 years, offering personalized service for all of life’s special occasions. With six rooms that can accommodate from 50 to 1,000 people, you are sure to find one that suits you. More...

Tadka Indian Restaurant

Since 1996, the 5 Star Restaurant and 5 Star Banquet Hall have been serving the Queens community and beyond. More...

Health Care

Raised Risk of Suicide For Men With Prostate Cancer

With September designated “National Prostate Health Month,” renowned prostate cancer surgeon and urologic oncologist Dr. David Samadi discusses why men need to know the many treatment options available to improve quality of life. More...

Features

Share The Journey

The world is an amazing and diverse collection of people and landscapes. The views we have of the terrain and differences within the USA provide a glimpse into the marvels of what is beyond our borders.  More...

United Community Civic Association Breaks Bread

After the United Community Civic Association’s annual 9/11 Memorial Candlelight Ceremony was rained out, family and friends instead gathered to break bread and toast the memory of the deceased More...

CB 1 Meets To Discuss Land Use Situations

Community Board 1 resumes monthly meetings on September 20 at the Astoria World Manor, 25-22 Astoria Boulevard at 6:30 pm since the September 18 meeting was cancelled due to the religious observance of the Yom Kippur holiday.  More...

Chase Bank Robbery

Police are searching for a brazen bandit who held up a Chase Bank branch in Sunnyside in broad daylight on September 14th.  Cops said the bandit entered the bank at 47-11 Queens Boulevard at about 2:10 p.m. More...

MTA Worker Charged In Rikers Guard Slay

A 30-year-old MTA bus maintenance worker has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of an off-duty Corrections Officer in a suspected road rage incident on September 14th. More...

It’s In Queens! (Sept. 20 to Sept. 26)

Queens overflows with fun during this tremendous week. Paul Simon offers the final concert of his farewell tour. The world’s best Maker Faire unfolds a few yards away. A county fair hosts pig races. Flushing Town Hall explodes with seven events. More...

Dutch Kills Civic Association Meeting

The Dutch Kills Civic Association opened its new season with a report from the 114th Police Precinct, then some information from the city’s Department of Finance about tax breaks for homeowners and rent freezes for tenants. More...

HPCA Meeting Covers Environment, LIC Development, Activism

The latest meeting of the Hunters Point Civic Association, the first since May, gave its audience at the New York Irish Center on Jackson Avenue a scientific lecture on climate change, a review, called “disheartening,” of mammoth building projects pl More...

Bed-In Protest With Ringo, Yoko, Bridges

NYC Council Finance Chair Daniel Dromm (D-Jackson Heights, Elmhurst) joined Yoko Ono, Ringo Starr, Jeff Bridges, Mayor Bill de Blasio, NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council Member Karen Koslowitz at City Hall for a re-creation of the historic More...

Political Page

The Primary Results

The unofficial results of the primaries held by the Democratic, Republican, Reform and Working Families Parties are in. More...

I On Politics

CROWLEY SLAMS GOP’S LATEST ‘HAREBRAINED’ TAX BILL: House Democratic Caucus Chair Joe Crowley (D-Queens, the Bronx) issued the following statement on the tax legislation brought before the House Ways and Means Committee on September More...

Jessica Ramos Casts Her Ballot With Family In NY-13

NYS Senate Democratic nominee Jessica Ramos was seen casting her ballot in the Democratic Primary last Thursday morning with her husband, mother, and two sons on 81st Street. More...

Editorials

Fall is Energizing

Fall is coming and it is a great relief after an oppressively hot and humid summer. Unfortunately, a few popular events had to be cancelled due to rain. More...

The First Day Of The Rest Of Your Lives

This week is the Gazette’s Bridal Issue, in which we chose to focus on those who are in love and planning to get married. More...

Letters to the Editor

Unreliable School Bus  A copy of this letter was received at the offices of the Queens Gazette. September 11, 2018 Chancellor Richard A. More...

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