Since the Pan America Hotel on Queens Boulevard was converted to a homeless shelter this past June, there has been more talk of crime in the neighborhood. Although Police data shows the crime rate has not climbed, community activists worry the reluctance of Asian immigrants to report crimes to the police has become a problem in the neighborhood.
The former Pan American Hotel in Elmhurst was converted to an emergency homeless shelter in June. But as its temporary contract draws nearer to expiration, residents are wondering: what’s next?
Immigrant voters in Elmhurst say they believe its their right to vote, and encourage more immigrants to participate in voting.
The real estate market in Elhmhurst is on the rise as Chinese investors are choosing to buy properties in Elmhurs over long time favorite Flushing.
82nd Street Partnership, a non-profit economic development group in Elmhurst, Queens, markets its neighborhood through diverse businesses.
New NYC general vending license bill introduced to make licenses transferrable to family members. Yet Elmhurst vendors hold doubts about its impacts.