Queens priest seeks to preserve ancient language

The Rev. Joseph Palackal saves more than souls. The parochial vicar at St. Stanislaus Kotska Church in Maspeth is trying to save the ancient language of Aramaic, said to be spoken by Jesus and early Christians.

Police arrest man accused of making anti-Muslim statements toward teen on Queens bus

A man wanted for making anti-Muslim statements toward a 15-year-old girl aboard a Queens bus while spiting at the teen and threatening to punch her has been arrested, cops said.

Sonu A.’s Review of Threading Reflection – Ridgewood (3/5) on Yelp

This is just an emergency spot for me when I need to get my eyebrows done. They do an ok job. Out of all the workers there, jasmine is the best one! It's 5$ for eyebrows. Like I said it's just an…

Astoria resident victim of alleged livery cab hit-and-run

Even playing it safe couldn’t keep Rich Feloni from becoming another hit-and-run victim.

Little Neck restaurant Mizumi to expand, clean up eyesore

Mizumi restaurant is pumping funds into a planned expansion that will clean up the eyesore next door, a defunct gas station, The Courier has learned.