Realize your #HouseGoals with a custom home at The Bridges at Whitestone
Your dream home: The Bridges at Whitestone

Dream-home status? Check. Breathtaking view of the Throgs Neck and Whitestone Bridges, as well as the East River? Check. Mere minutes to midtown? Check! The The Bridges at Whitestone luxury home development lacks in nothing, creating some serious allure for those in search of a gorgeous new abode. We told you when the project first broke ground back in November […]

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Park up and partake in a drive-in movie tomorrow night in Bayside
Flickr photo by Thomas Hawk

Although movie theaters throughout the city have advanced with comfy recliner seats and more, there’s nothing like the classic feel of sliding through a drive-in movie theater. Take a trip down memory lane from 8 to 10 p.m. this Friday, as the movie “Rocky” will be shown at Crocheron Park in Bayside, Queens. The free viewing will […]

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Suozzi makes ‘getting things done’ his mantra as he seeks to replace Steve Israel in Congress
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There aren’t many political differences between Congressional candidate Tom Suozzi and his four rivals in the Democratic primary, so the former Nassau County executive highlights the one thing he believes separates him from the pack: his career of public service. “The one thing that I’m trying to distinguish myself on is that I have a proven […]

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Here’s how your City Council member voted on the 5-cent grocery bag tax
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Updated 5:45 p.m., May 6 In a closer-than-anticipated vote, the City Council adopted on Thursday a bill instituting a 5-cent surcharge on grocery shoppers who opt for paper or plastic bags at the checkout counter. Twenty-eight members in all adopted the bill (Intro. 209-A), which charges customers 5 cents per paper or plastic bag used, while 20 […]

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Following a Long Island plane crash, Whitestone residents fear frequent tourist helicopters
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Whitestone has been rumbling with anger over Hampton helicopters that instill a sense of fear and discomfort among neighborhood residents. Tuesday’s report of a single-engine plane crashed in Syosset, Long Island, that killed three occupants near a school has added to the anxieties of Whitestone residents. “My heart sunk,” said Alfredo Centola, president of the We Love Whitestone Civic […]

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