A pair of pedophiles in Flushing, daring bank robbers get snagged, and 8 other top stories from Queens
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There was a lot of crime committed and several arrests were made this week in Queens, including the three men who broke into a Rego Park bank through the roof and took over $4 million in valuables from safety deposit boxes, while two pedophiles preyed on children at the same playground in Flushing. However, there […]

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‘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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College Point, Flushing and Whitestone will be sprayed from trucks this week to reduce the Zika threat
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The New York City Department of Health is looking to prevent mosquitoes with the potential to carry the Zika virus from spawning in Queens by spraying pesticides in parts of College Point, Flushing and Whitestone. In order to reduce mosquito activity and the risk of the Zika virus, the Health Department will spray pesticide from […]

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Whitestone creepy teacher, subway stations and trains are getting new designs, and 8 other Queens stories
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Dear readers, it has been a long week and we are sad to report that school may not be as safe as it seems. One dirty teacher who worked at a public high school in the Bronx tried to have sex with minors. On the brighter side, you can enjoy a sneak peek of the new […]

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Whitestone residents, a Papa John’s Pizza is coming soon, whether you like it or not
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Local pizzerias in Whitestone may have to scoot over, the corporate giant Papa John’s Pizza is coming soon. The franchise-run pizza shop, will be located at 159-39 14th Avenue, near Whitestone Commons, Foxy Nails and across from the Pie Zanno’s pizzeria. Nonetheless, some Whitestone residents are not too thrilled about their new neighbor. “Better than a spa but […]

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