Get the most original gift for your mom at these two Mother’s Day events in Queens
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Mom is a special being, but it’s not always easy to find an original way to honor her on Mother’s Day. Flowers? Brunch? Been there, done that. Good thing two Queens venues will host unique, creative ways to get the right gift. 1. Make Something for Mom at Flushing Town Hall, 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing  (Saturday, April […]

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Music? Queens hosts jazz, rock, show tunes, soul and orchestras this weekend
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Queens hits the high note again and again with countless live music presentations this weekend. To the east, to the west, and at various spots in between, aficionados will be able to enjoy jazz, rock ‘n’ roll, string bands, bell ringers, choirs, crooners, soul, show tunes, orchestras, and not one, but three symphony orchestras. The fun will begin […]

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Cops find gun and marijuana stash after arresting the suspect in two Flushing stabbings
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Guns, knives and a marijuana stash were recovered from a College Point location on Tuesday morning where police apprehended the suspect behind two violent attempted murders in Flushing, it was reported. Franklin Villanueva, 24, was taken into custody by the Queens Warrant Squad at 6:50 a.m. Tuesday morning at a location on 130th Street near 15th Avenue […]

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Broadway performers are coming to Woodside for a concert in memory of a local army veteran
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The parents of John H. Mark, an army veteran from Woodside who passed away unexpectedly last year, are holding a fundraiser to raise money for a scholarship in his name. “Broadway Comes to Woodside” will feature seven Broadway performers who will sing and dance at Corpus Christi Church in Woodside on April 17. The proceeds from […]

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Queens Tiles Unlimited helps girl with cerebral palsy on NBC series ‘George to the Rescue’
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“Making a difference one square foot at a time” is the mission statement of Tiles Unlimited in Queens and a belief best exemplified through the company’s continuing partnership with NBC’s home renovation series, “George to the Rescue.” The latest season of the popular show, which stars contractor George Oliphant and his team of workers and […]

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