Queens Taste 2016 brings explosion of 60+ best eateries in the borough
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We hope you’re really hungry, because the food festival Queens Taste 2016 has a long lineup of the best our borough’s food scene has to offer. For the 14th year in row, the Queens Economic Development Corporation and the Queens Tourism Council are teaming up to bring the best of Queens food under one giant roof for us to taste it all. To be […]

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Relief efforts continue across Queens in response to deadly earthquake in Ecuador
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With prayers and donation drives, residents across Queens are mobilizing to help the thousands of people affected by last weekend’s massive earthquake in Ecuador. The 7.8-magnitude earthquake killed hundreds and destroyed homes and infrastructure across a swath of the South American nation. The tragedy is not lost on the tens of thousands of Ecuadorian residents […]

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City follows through on lawmaker’s request and repairs crumbling Queens overpass
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As the future of the Rockaway Beach line remains in question, one thing is not up for debate: the deteriorating stanchions are now much safer thanks to recent repairs. During a press conference in December of last year, state Senator Joseph Addabbo called on city agencies to repair the stanchions of Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) […]

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Two co-op open houses in Queens this weekend offer a great opportunity for first-time homebuyers
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The first glorious weekend of spring will soon be upon Queens and it’s sure to bring with it avid prospective homebuyers, who’ve been chomping at the bit these past few weeks for good weather to do some serious house hunting. Don’t be left behind. In this volatile real estate market, homes are being scooped up […]

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UPDATE: Police collar alleged prolific thief accused of holding up 14 Queens businesses in 3 weeks
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From gas stations to fast food joints, this alleged crook robbed them all — including one gas station twice in the same day and stores down the block from each other in only minutes, police reported. Police announced on Friday that they had apprehended August Watkins, 30, in connection with the April 3 robbery of […]

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