‘Moderate’ Martins seeks Queens support as GOP candidate for Congressional seat
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In an election year where most people want to shake up the status quo, state Senator Jack Martins hopes his moderate record will convince voters on both sides of the aisle to send him to Capitol Hill. The Republican nominee for the Third Congressional District seat covering northeast Queens, northern Nassau and northwest Suffolk counties held by […]

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Dozens of companies are coming to the Rochdale Village Community Center job fair
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An upcoming job fair will bring dozens of companies to Rochdale Village looking to recruit new employees. Senator James Sanders Jr. will host an informational job fair in the Grand Ballroom of the Rochdale Village Community Center located at 169-65 137th Ave. in Jamaica. The fair will take place on Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. […]

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The turtle population of New York is replenishing in an unlikely spot
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After years of population decline, the turtles are making a comeback in a rather interesting way. JFK airport in Queens is one of the busiest airports in the world. Every year, tens of millions of passengers go through this airport. This year, however, JFK was visited by some unique travelers. In recent weeks, hundreds of diamondback […]

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Massive police evidence storage facility could be coming to Maspeth
Rendering courtesy NYPD

Grand Avenue in Maspeth could soon be the home of a new, large-scale NYPD facility. The Police Department is looking to consolidate its property clerk warehouses, which are currently spread across the city in six different facilities, into one central location at 55-15 Grand Ave. The NYPD has reached out to community groups including Community Board 5’s […]

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Brief evacuation at JFK airport this morning was caused by a false bomb alarm
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In the midst of the heightened airport security following yesterday’s bomb attack in Istanbul, Turkey, JFK’s Terminal 5 in Queens was briefly evacuated on Wednesday morning. An unattended suspicious package was found at Terminal 5, which services the JetBlue airlines, at approximately 8:30 a.m., a Port Authority spokesperson told Daily News. The terminal was evacuated […]

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