Thursday Jun 13
Crescent Moon Becomes the Lime in the Bottle on Heavenly Corona Billboard in NYC
The moon isn't made of cheese. It's made of lime. Corona and ad agency Cramer-Krasselt have put up a fun billboard in New York City which - on certain nights of the month, from a certain angle - makes the waxing crescent moon look like a slice of lime resting in a Corona bottle.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Jackson Heights News
Make the Road New York rally to save Flushing Meadows
Queens residents gathered on the steps of City Hall last week to call on the city to preserve Flushing Meadows Corona Park, not develop it.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
The Miami Herald
Catherine Russell, masterful interpreter of vintage jazz and blues, opens Gables summer series
Vocalist Catherine Russell grew up with jazz as a second language. Her dad, Panamanian-born bandleader and composer Luis Russell, was a lifelong friend and colleague of Louis Armstrong.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Washington Post
What a Trip: Queens for three days
Anita Wallgren of Arlington and her friend Beth Allaben of Washington took a trip to the New York borough of Queens, where they visited the 5Pointz Aerosol Art Center.
Writer Asks Queens Residents to Type Line of Poetry for Art Project
Gabriel Cabrera, the poetry editor at Newtown Literary, is taking a manual typewriter around Queens to collect a line of poetry from residents for the Traveling Typewriter project.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
The Jersey Journal
Cops: Man drove drunk on U.S. 1 with children in car
PLAINSBORO - A Queens man was charged with reckless driving and drunken driving with children in his car after police pulled him over last week on U.S. 1. Rafael A. Cordero, 35, of Corona, N.Y., was stopped shortly before 11 p.m. May 28 in a northbound lane of the highway, police said.
Fri May 31, 2013
New York Post
NYPD Daily Blotter
A cop busted a drunken driver after observing him giddily - and recklessly - making turn after turn in his brand-new luxury car in a Mariners Harbor parking lot Tuesday night, authorities said.
New York Daily News
Cops hunt two in Queens attack
Cops are hunting for two brutes who beat and stabbed a 17-year-old boy on a Queens street - an attack that was captured on surveillance video.
Wed May 29, 2013
Lyndhurst man arrested in N.Y.C. kidnap
A Lyndhurst man was among three suspects arrested in New York City in connection with the abduction of a Queens businessman, who reportedly was held captive and brutalized for 32 days while his kidnappers demanded a $3 million ransom from his family in Ecuador, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown and N.Y.C. Police Commissioner Ray Kelly ... (more)
Queens Gets Its Only Roller Coaster at Flushing Meadows Park
As part of Family Forest , a new attraction in Flushing Meadow-Corona Park , kids can now ride a dragon-shaped rollercoaster, the only currently operating roller coaster in Queens, according to the Parks Department and ride's operator.
Mon May 27, 2013
New York Post
Van slam injures Queens girl, 9
A 9-year-old girl was in stable condition yesterday after being struck by a van on a residential street in Corona, Queens.
Sun May 26, 2013
New York Daily News
Cases of 4 oldest homicide vics unsolved
Eddie Llano holds a photo of his slain 89-year-old father, Damaso, with friends.
Sat May 25, 2013
CORONA: Alumni, officials mark Jefferson anniversary
Maryann Sherman, shown above, the librarian at Jefferson Elementary School for 25 years, put on quite a show at the school's 85th anniversary on Wednesday, May 22.
Thu May 23, 2013
Suspects Charged With Kidnapping Queens Man, Holding Him Captive For 32 Days
Three men were charged Wednesday with kidnapping an Ecuadorean national in Queens, and holding him in a warehouse for a month as they demanded $3 million ransom.