College Point apartment building goes up in flames leaving a number of people homeless
Photo: courtesy of Robert Stridiron

Huge blaze ripped through three residential building in College Point in Queens last night. On Thursday, July 21 at 9:51 p.m. firefighters responded to a four-alarm fire at 18-11 College Point Blvd. in Queens. The fire started in a three-story apartment building and in less than an hour spread to three other apartment buildings, an FDNY spokesperson told QNS. […]

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Five-time winner of Best of the Boro, Motion Dance Center of NY in College Point, talks success
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In Motion Dance Center of NY has tapped, jazzed and hip-hopped its way to be a five-time winner of Best of the Boro as “Best Children’s Dance Studio” and “Best Adult Dance Studio.” So what’s the secret to its success? “Having the right staff, knowing what parents want, great customer service and listening to patrons,” […]

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Too much Pokemon drama? Relax and unwind at these 10 day spas in Queens
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When the weight of the world is on your shoulders, that wild Pikachu is still on the loose, a nice relaxing body massage is a healthy and therapeutic way to ease tension. Here at QNS, we are big fans of stress relief and so we prepared a list of  some of the best spas throughout Queens where you […]

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Expect bunny speed dates as well as adoptions at the Rescue Rabbit Adoption Event in College Point
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If you have a soft spot for beautiful bunnies, hop over to the Rescue Rabbit Adoption Event in College Point this weekend. All About Rabbits Rescue Inc., a nonprofit animal organization, will be hosting their adoption event at Petco, located at 133-11 20th Ave., on Sunday, July 17. Visitors will have a chance to meet and […]

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Queens will get sprayed for a third time as city continues its war on Zika and mosquitoes
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The city isn’t fooling around with the threat of the mosquito-born Zika virus this summer. For the third time in two months, the Health Department will apply larvicide across marshy areas of Queens this weekend. The aerial spraying will take place from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. on June 24-26, weather permitting.   The areas […]

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