State-of-the-art pre-K center focusing on STEAM classes will open near Hall of Science in Corona
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Future scientists, mathematicians, engineers and artists will get a head start in their studies when a new pre-K center opens in Corona in 2019. According to the Department of Education, the city agency will team up with the New York Hall of Science (NYSCI) and the Department of Cultural Affairs to open a 250- to […]

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New CBS drama ‘Bull’ scheduled to film in Ridgewood and Middle Village on Thursday
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Ridgewood and Middle Village will be in the spotlight again this week as the CBS new television show “Bull” is set to film at three different locations in the neighborhoods. The Office of Citywide Event Coordination and Management announced that “Bull” will be filming at 10-19 Irving Ave. on the Ridgewood/Bushwick border, Juniper Valley Park […]

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No, Councilwoman Crowley didn’t make a secret deal regarding Maspeth and Glendale homeless shelters
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Soon after the news broke that Maspeth was about to get a homeless shelter for adults, a wild rumor began circulating through the community that the plan was the result of a political horse trade. It started when a local blog, Queens Crap, claimed on Aug. 4 that Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley was secretly in favor […]

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Take a look at this box of Ridgewood memories that offer history lesson on schools
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To the annoyance of students (but to the delight of parents), schools will be open once again in just a few weeks. We thought this would be the perfect time to share with you a very interesting letter — and a box full of memorabilia — from Louise Kuebler (nee Liefke) of Glendale, who recently turned […]

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Bayside’s fish market/beer garden, Queens Boulevard closure & 8 other big stories from Queens this week
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The search to find Karina Vetrano’s killer dominated the headlines this week, all while her family held her funeral in Howard Beach. A couple of businesses made the top stories this week as a new fish and beer market is coming to Bayside, and Silver Barn Farms in Middle Village got a new owner who […]

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