Supercops at 109th Precinct stopped Whitestone carjackers and suicidal man
THE COURIER/Photo by Alina Suriel

City Councilman Paul Vallone and the 109th Precinct honored three police officers on Wednesday for their outstanding efforts in resolving a violent carjacking and a suicide attempt in two separate incidents. Officers Richard Danese, Jared Delaney and Evangelos Galatas were named the “Cops of the Month” at the precinct, which covers northeast Queens neighborhoods including Whitestone, College Point […]

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Take your Valentine love nest hunting at this open house
Valentine's Day open house

What could be more romantic than house-hunting with your beloved on Valentine’s Day? Even if purchasing a new home isn’t in the foreseeable future, sharing your hopes and dreams with your sweetie, while leisurely exploring the rooms of a home-to-be and the possibilities therein, touches a relationship like few activities do. Fortunately, Daniel Gale Sotheby’s […]

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Willets Point-inspired paintings by a Whitestone native receive recognition
Images courtesy of Emily Thompson

Beauty can be found in unexpected places. Whitestone native Emily Thompson is getting artistic recognition for her work in transforming the industrial wasteland at Willets Point into a series of oil paint pieces of art. Thompson’s painting “Auto Body” was included as one of the 50 Memorable Paintings of 2015 in the year-end issue of […]

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Little Bay Park restrooms open this week after three years of construction
Rendering courtesy of the Park Dept

What a relief for visitors to Little Bay Park! The park’s comfort stations are fully operational and will be open for public use after Thursday, according to officials. The project is long overdue, with state Senator Tony Avella and former Congressman Gary Ackerman having secured millions of dollars to install bathrooms and expand the site’s parking lot in 2004. Work […]

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Let these Queens restaurants cater your big game party this Sunday

Are you ready for the big game this Sunday? Why worry about cooking when the “World’s Borough” has some of the best catering options in the city? Whether it’s wings or fingers, Italian or Kosher, comfort or gourmet, QNS has you covered: Queens Comfort Astoria 718-728-2350 The comfort food kings of Queens have a special game menu—each […]

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