Flushing couple faces charges after physically and sexually abusing child slaves from Korea
Photo via Google Maps

Flushing couple that exploited two young children for financial gain was indicted on charges of labor trafficking and exploitation this week. Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced that a grand jury slapped Sook Yeong Park, 49, and Jeong Taek Lee, 53, both of 196th Street in Flushing, with a slew of allegations on Tuesday, May 24. The couple was […]

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Queens Council on the Arts will celebrate its 50th birthday with breathtaking views and good food
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Get the party hats, balloons and bubbly ready! The Queens Council for the Arts (QCA) is gearing up for its 50th anniversary party, QCA’s Fab @ 50!, on Thursday, May 26. The QCA will celebrate the cultural diversity and ever-evolving arts scene in Queens. “Our mission is simple and straightforward: to foster and develop the arts in Queens, everywhere from Astoria […]

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Cops continue to search for a burglar on the prowl through Bayside, Jamaica and Fresh Meadows
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Police are searching for a suspect who has conducted multiple burglaries in Bayside and other Queens neighborhoods in a pattern dating back to December 2015. The first incident took place on Dec. 6 at 11:43 p.m., where the individual broke into the home of a 62-year-old male, located near 161st Street and the Grand Central Parkway in Jamaica. The male burglar entered through the […]

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PHOTOS: Food festivities unfolded at Taste of Bayside this past Tuesday
QNS/Photos by Brianna Ellis

Good company and great grub were the themes of Taste of Bayside & Beyond, a yearly food sampling that was held at Vivaldi Ristorante on Tuesday. The event took place at Vivaldi’s outdoor garden, located at 201-10 Cross Island Pkwy., from 6 to 9 p.m. Live music by a jazz band set a mellow mood, while table mates picked their plates and engaged in […]

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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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