25 splendid things to do this week in Queens, from shadow puppets to a warehouse art party
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Thursday, July 28 1. Embrace Asia during the 39th annual Asian International Film Festival, three nights of film and video work by artists of the Asian diaspora. Flushing Town Hall (137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing), 6 p.m., FREE. 2. Take a trip without leaving home at Passport Thursdays. Tonight’s theme is Ecuador and includes the film […]

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ATM skimming suspects installed reading devices in Bayside and Auburndale
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ATM skimming is on the rise, and Queens is no exception. Police are seeking two men suspected of installing ATM skimming devices in Bayside and Auburndale. The suspects are believed to have attached debit card reading devices onto ATMs to create fake debit cards. Police are offering $2,500 for any information leading to an arrest. In March […]

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Cops need your help solving a mystery surrounding an injured man found at a Flushing bus stop
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The 109th Precinct needs the public’s help in identifying an injured man who was found semi-conscious at a bus stop in Flushing earlier this week. Authorities said the man, who is in his 50s but unable to communicate because of his condition, was discovered with facial injuries and abrasions at the bus stop on the […]

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Variance woes leave an Italian restaurant planned for Bayside in limbo
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Plans for a new Italian restaurant in Bayside were put on ice by Community Board 11 at its meeting Monday. The advisory body voted unanimously to table a variance permitting the operation of a new eatery at 189-11 Northern Blvd., which was formerly a Greek restaurant known as Sala. According to board members, an Italian […]

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Best places in Queens to get chocolates and confections for your Valentine
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Valentine’s Day just isn’t Valentine’s Day without sugary confections. Some people even regard the day a failure if chocolate isn’t involved. Far be for us at QNS.com to stand in the way of true sugar-coated affection. Here are our picks for satisfying your Valentine’s sweet tooth … and you don’t have to leave the borough for the […]

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