HBO’s ‘The Night Of’ was shot all around Queens including Jackson Heights, Kew Gardens and LIC
Photos courtesy of HBO/Craig Blankenhorn

By looking closely at the setting of HBO’s latest crime drama, “The Night Of,” Queens residents may see some familiar places. The eight-part series follows Naz, a shy Pakistani-American college student, who after a one-night stand with a stranger in her home, wakes up to find her stabbed to death.   Created by Richard Price and Steven […]

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Defective and dangerous sewers are finally being addressed in Ridgewood, Glendale, Middle Village and Maspeth
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After numerous complaints from residents, damaged sewers (catch basins), manholes and fire hydrants across Ridgewood, Glendale, Maspeth and Middle Village are in line for repair, according to Community Board 5 (CB 5). The community board has been receiving reports about the unsafe and potentially dangerous conditions and have filed calls to the city’s 311 hotline about the locations […]

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All of the Clearview Expressway and part of the Grand Central Parkway will be repaved
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Drivers can expect delays on the Clearview Expressway and Grand Central Parkway as early as next week, when the state Department of Transportation (DOT) begins a major repaving project on both arteries. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday the $18 million improvement to resurface the entire stretch of the Clearview Expressway between Hillside Avenue in Hollis […]

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Jackson Heights woman hoarded 67 ’emaciated’ cats and dogs with skin disease and infections, DA says
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She kept more than five dozen cats and dogs in her home, and now she’s facing animal cruelty charges. Elizabeth Grant, 48, hoarded 67 cats and dogs in her home on 82nd Street in Jackson Heights where they lived in filth and suffered from skin diseases, ear and eye infections and other medical problems, according to District […]

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Suspect still wanted for allegedly robbing a man at Woodside motel
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Police have arrested a man in connection to a robbery that occurred inside the Metro Motel in Woodside and are asking for help to find a second suspect, a transgender woman. The robbery occurred on Feb. 22 at 4:30 a.m. when the 43-year-old male victim met a female suspect at the vicinity of 82nd Street and Roosevelt Avenue. […]

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