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Sept. 20, 2021 By Allie Griffin
The New York City Department of Transportation has banned Revel scooters from the Queensboro Bridge, the agency confirmed Monday.
Sept. 20, 2021 By Christian Murray
Queens Borough President Donovan Richards is hosting a series of town hall meetings throughout the borough with the first one scheduled to take place in Astoria on Wednesday.
Sept. 20, 201 By Allie Griffin
A block in Astoria now bears the name of legendary, Astoria-raised Yankees player Whitey Ford.
Sept. 20, 2021 By Michael Dorgan
The police are investigating the death of a woman who was found dead with head injuries inside a stolen car near the Ravenswood Housing development in Astoria early Monday.
Sept. 17, 2021 By Allie Griffin
The organizers of a Queens-based film festival will present an $8,000 check to Elmhurst Hospital Monday.
Sept. 17, 2021 By Michael Dorgan
An outdoor event that seeks to provide residents with an opportunity to weigh in on the future of two publicly-owned properties in Long Island City will take place Saturday.
Sept. 17, 2021 Op-Ed By Edwin DeJesus, candidate for the 22nd District
ASTORIA, NY I am a healthy 24-year-old man who commutes to work on a bicycle, and I love it. I think it’s a great alternative mode of transportation. However, I understand that there is a huge community of people who cannot or prefer not to bike around the city.
Sept. 17, 2021 By Christian Murray
Mayor Bill de Blasio sent out a strong message Thursday to the owners of illegal dirt bikes and off-road vehicles who are tempted to operate one of them in New York City: “Don’t even think about it,” he said. “Because the NYPD will find it and will crush it.”
Sept. 16, 2021 By Michael Dorgan
The fourth annual Astoria Film Festival (AFF) is set to take place next month and will feature dozens of short films, web series and podcasts.
Sept. 16, 2021 By Allie Griffin
An acclaimed Queens-based artist has begun painting a mural on Steinway Street that celebrates Astoria.