7 astonishing events to celebrate Lunar New Year in Queens
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With everyone talking about the first Lunar New Year recognized in the city’s public school calendar, many are wondering where to go this week to celebrate the holiday and the arrival of the Year of the Monkey. Here’s a short roundup of places holding events to honor the Lunar New Year in Queens this month: 1. Lunar […]

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Queens College had a pretty good Saturday Night Live cameo
Photo and video via YouTube/Saturday Night Live

Larry David and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders may have been featured guests on this week’s Saturday Night Live episode, but Queens College also had a starring role in the program. The Flushing institution of higher learning was the setting for a taped sketch, “Bern Your Enthusiasm,” in which David played a neurotic version of Sanders that was similar to […]

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Have you seen this creep who fondled a woman on a Flushing street?
Photo via Google Maps/Inset courtesy of NYPD

Police want to talk to the man shown in a picture released Thursday night who allegedly copped a feel from a woman on a Flushing street in December 2015. The incident occurred at 8 a.m. on Dec. 26, 2015, when the perpetrator– described as a Hispanic male standing 5 foot 7 inches tall, weighing between 160 […]

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Flushing robber repeatedly punched woman in face: NYPD
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Police are looking for a man wanted for robbing and repeatedly punching a 49-year-old woman in Flushing on Wednesday. Cops say the unidentified male approached the woman as she was getting out of her vehicle in front of 132-05 Avery Ave. at approximately 12:37 a.m. on Jan. 27. The man — described as an Asian […]

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Subway service changes to affect 15 lines this weekend
Photo by MTA / Patrick Cashin

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the City’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 1 From 11:45 p.m. Friday, January 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, February 1, South Ferry-bound 1 […]

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