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7 Line Signal Work, Underway Since 2010, to Wrap up End of Month

Nov. 16, 2018 By Nathaly Pesantez After nearly a decade of weekend service changes, closures, and other interruptions on the 7 line due to a massive signal system upgrade, the MTA at last announced that work on the project will wrap up at the end of the month. The project, which replaces the entire 7… Read more »

Nolan’s Support of Amazon Deal Surprises Civic Leaders, Irks Local Electeds

Nov. 15, 2018 By Christian Murray Assemblymember Catherine Nolan, perhaps most known in recent years for her staunch opposition to large-scale developments within her district, raised eyebrows earlier this week when she came out in support of Amazon’s plan to build a campus spanning millions of square feet in Long Island City. The longtime assemblymember… Read more »

Woman Punched on Queens Plaza E Train When She Sought Seat: NYPD

Nov. 15, 2018 By Nathaly Pesantez A woman was beaten after boarding an E train at Queens Plaza last week when she asked a fellow rider to move his bag to allow her to sit, according to police. The victim, 63, boarded the Manhattan-bound train at the station at around 9:15 a.m. on Nov. 4,… Read more »

Amazon to Also Occupy Majority of One Court Square as Part of HQ2 Move

Nov. 13, 2018 By Nathaly Pesantez Update: An Amazon spokesperson said One Court Square will be the company’s temporary space while the campus at Anable Basin is designed and built out. While Amazon has officially announced today that is it bringing new headquarters to Long Island City’s Anable Basin, the e-commerce giant will also be… Read more »