All of the Clearview Expressway and part of the Grand Central Parkway will be repaved
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Drivers can expect delays on the Clearview Expressway and Grand Central Parkway as early as next week, when the state Department of Transportation (DOT) begins a major repaving project on both arteries. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday the $18 million improvement to resurface the entire stretch of the Clearview Expressway between Hillside Avenue in Hollis […]

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This Cinco de Mayo, eat at three best-kept secrets of Mexican cuisine in Queens
QNS/Photos by Joe DiStefano

Do you love articles about Queens food? Sign up for our brand new QNS Foodie Newsletter and receive food-related articles in your inbox every Friday morning. Queens has enough Mexican restaurants, tortillerias and taco trucks to last a lifetime. With Cinco de Mayo just a day away, I thought I’d share with you three of […]

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Jackson Heights woman hoarded 67 ’emaciated’ cats and dogs with skin disease and infections, DA says
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She kept more than five dozen cats and dogs in her home, and now she’s facing animal cruelty charges. Elizabeth Grant, 48, hoarded 67 cats and dogs in her home on 82nd Street in Jackson Heights where they lived in filth and suffered from skin diseases, ear and eye infections and other medical problems, according to District […]

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PHOTOS: Grand gala for The Garden School in Jackson Heights
Photos courtesy of The Garden School

The Garden School in Jackson Heights recently celebrated its annual gala on April 8 at Terrace on the Park in Flushing. Supporters of the school joined faculty and alumni for an evening of fine food and dancing, as well as auctions with proceeds benefiting the school. The school also recognized two individuals for their years […]

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Free Electronics Recycling Events are coming to Queens

Avoid a $100 fine: it’s now illegal to discard electronics in the regular trash! Sunday, May 1, 10am – 4pm Rain or Shine Jackson Heights 37th Avenue between 77th & 78th Streets We Accept: Working and non-working computers, monitors, printers, scanners, keyboards, mice, cables, TVs, VCRs, CD/DVD players, phones, audio/visual equipment, video games, cell phones […]

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