A busy city election season and a missing teen cap off an active year
The view of the abandoned Rockaway Beach Rail Line from Yellowstone Boulevard in Forest Hills. A rally in favor of bringing rail back to the line was held in July while an informational workshop about the QueensWay proposal was held in November.
Then-mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio met with small business owners at a Forest Hills restaurant in August.
Avonte Oquendo ran out of his Long Island City school on Oct. 4 and has been missing ever since.