7 astonishing events to celebrate Lunar New Year in Queens
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With everyone talking about the first Lunar New Year recognized in the city’s public school calendar, many are wondering where to go this week to celebrate the holiday and the arrival of the Year of the Monkey. Here’s a short roundup of places holding events to honor the Lunar New Year in Queens this month: 1. Lunar […]

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Have you seen this creep who fondled a woman on a Flushing street?
Photo via Google Maps/Inset courtesy of NYPD

Police want to talk to the man shown in a picture released Thursday night who allegedly copped a feel from a woman on a Flushing street in December 2015. The incident occurred at 8 a.m. on Dec. 26, 2015, when the perpetrator– described as a Hispanic male standing 5 foot 7 inches tall, weighing between 160 […]

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Flushing robber repeatedly punched woman in face: NYPD
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Police are looking for a man wanted for robbing and repeatedly punching a 49-year-old woman in Flushing on Wednesday. Cops say the unidentified male approached the woman as she was getting out of her vehicle in front of 132-05 Avery Ave. at approximately 12:37 a.m. on Jan. 27. The man — described as an Asian […]

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Woman killed in College Point cement truck accident died steps from home
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A woman fatally struck by a cement truck in College Point last week resided only one block away from the scene of the accident, police reported. Nancy Ventura, 61, was hit by the truck at College Point Boulevard and 15th Avenue on Friday sometime after 9 a.m. She had lived around the corner from the scene […]

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Thin patience must last a little longer as city plows northeast Queens
THE COURIER/Photo by Alina Suriel

There is nothing left to do but be patient with the Sanitation Department’s efforts to clear the mounds of snow left behind by the Blizzard of 2016, northeast Queens officials said on Tuesday. Community Board 11 District Manager Susan Seinfeld said that major plowing efforts have been undertaken in the area, and the main difficulty […]

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