Oh baby! Cops make special delivery in Fresh Meadows
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Two of New York’s finest helped welcome to the world one of New York’s newest residents in Fresh Meadows on Saturday afternoon. Police Officer Anthony Barton of the 107th Precinct responded to the area of the Long Island Expressway and Kissena Boulevard at 4:15 p.m. Saturday after receiving a call regarding a woman in labor. […]

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Man succumbs to injuries after being struck by car in Flushing
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The numbers just keeping going up. Another pedestrian died this week after being struck by a vehicle in Flushing earlier this month, according to police. On Nov. 1 at 4:55 p.m., officers out of the 109th Precinct responded to a call of a pedestrian hit at the intersection of College Point Boulevard and 41st Avenue. Upon […]

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Woman run over by charter bus in Flushing hit-and-run
Photos by Robert Stridiron

Updated Nov. 7, 8 p.m. Police have released the identity of an 84-year-old Flushing woman who was fatally run over by a bus at a neighborhood intersection Thursday night. Authorities said the incident occurred at 8:30 p.m. near the corner of Main Street and Kissena Boulevard. According to police, the victim — Aglaia Gouaris of Union […]

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BOTB Family And Recreation 2013 winners

 You voted, they won Best of the Boro Family & Recreation 2013 winners ADULT DANCE Winner In Motion Dance Center of NY 132-11A 14th Avenue, College Point, 718-746-4669 Runner-up Landrum School of Dance 1102 Clintonville Street, Flushing, 718-767-9787 AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM Winner Mathnasium 43-17 Bell Boulevard, Bayside, 718-747-6284 Runner-up Precious Moments Nursery School 6130 Grand Avenue, […]

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Elderly man found dead at Flushing’s Maple Playground in apparent suicide
Photo courtesy Robert Stridiron

A 74-year-old man was found dead inside Maple Playground in Flushing early Saturday morning after an apparent suicide, police said. The man’s body was discovered hanging from a piece of exercise equipment at 6:45 a.m. on Saturday in the playground located near Kissena Boulevard and Maple Avenue, authorities said. The victim’s name has not been […]

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