| Mar 19, 2008
| 10:35 AM
NEW YORK -- JetBlue is going to charge passengers extra for more legroom as part of a plan to boost noncore revenue by 60 percent this year, according to the head of he low-cost carrier.
"What we want ... is the ability to upsell," Chief Executive...
| Nov 4, 2008
| 4:30 PM
After voting herself in Kew Gardens this morning, Newsday reporter Randi Marshall compiled this report from conversations with friends. Along with the massive waits voters arround the country are encountering, put this in your "Why is it so hard to......
| Apr 15, 2009
| 4:30 PM
Sure, it struck some of us as a bit strange a few years ago when suddenly, Assemb. Michael Cohen, representing Forest Hills, left the legislature citing family reasons. The borough of Queens being what it is, though, these kinds......
| Jun 8, 2009
How does a 63-year-old man get a membership at a women-only health club? It's a gym gender controversy that has dozens of female customers scratching their heads at a Forest Hills health club.
The Lucille Roberts fitness center advertises itself as...
| Jun 18, 2009
| 11:49 AM
A man found stabbed to death inside his sixth-floor Queens apartment late Wednesday was likely killed by a man he met on the Internet, according to New York City police.
Michael Pecora was found dead inside his Forest Hills apartment after the victim's...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 5:49 AM
Commuters can expected major service changes and cuts as the MTA plans on revising subway routes and completely eliminating the M and W lines.
According to MTA documents, the M line will disappear. In its wake, the V line, which runs from Forest Hills to...
| Jan 22, 2010
| 11:46 AM
Subway riders and community leaders are outraged over major service disruptions that are set to take place on the 7 line next weekend.
MTA officials say a section of the line in Long Island City will be closed for seven weekends starting Jan. 29....
| Feb 18, 2010
| 6:02 AM
New York Public Advocate Bill de Blasio and UFT President Michael Mulgrew are set to hold several informational rallies throughout the city Thursday to protest the MTA's plan to eliminate free student MetroCards.
Public Advocate de Blasio's flyers asks...
| Feb 25, 2010
| 9:57 AM
As another major winter storm hits our area, officials are taking the proper precautions on the roads and rails.
The National Weather service warns the Tri-State area could be in for significant snow, sleet, and ice accumulations. The storm has the...
| Mar 20, 2010
| 12:24 PM
The V train, one of the youngest trains in the City's subway system, will be eliminated the MTA announced Friday.
The V runs between Queens and Manhattan, and was originally created in 2001 as a weekday alternative to the crowded E and F lines.
| Mar 25, 2010
When John Barricelli was growing up, his Aunt Vera had a cheesecake recipe hanging on the wall of her Forest Hills, N.Y., kitchen.
"I can make that," Barricelli recalls thinking to himself when he was about 13. "I kept reading it over and over again. It'...