MAJOR FUN ALERT: Dive into these top 10 outdoor pools in Queens this summer!
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If you’re sick of sizzling in the summer sun, why resist taking a dip in a cool and cleanly pool? Skip out on the sand and dive head first into some of the best outdoor pools in Queens. Five Freebies The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation offers free outdoor pools that are set to open […]

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Group used knife, tire iron and cane to viciously attack man in Jackson Heights
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Police are looking for four suspects who viciously assaulted a man in Jackson Heights earlier this month. At approximately 8:20 p.m. on May 19, four men attacked a 24-year-old at the intersection of 32nd Avenue and 74th Street. The suspects stabbed the victim with a knife and repeatedly struck him with a tire iron and […]

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Undercover cops catch Queens’ latest subway creep harassing females on the 7 train
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Two vigilant cops on board a 7 train on Wednesday arrested a man who forcibly pressed himself against two women repeatedly. At about 4:20 p.m. on May 18, police said, plain clothes Officers Gregory Perpall and Jaipaul Ramdat, assigned to NYPD Transit District 20, were patrolling a Flushing-bound 7 train when they witnessed an adult male physically harassing a 36-year old […]

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Enter the nostalgia of the 5 best old-school diners in Queens
Interior of Clinton Diner in Maspeth

New York City restaurants come and go, and rarely survive the ever-changing landscape of this city in the long run. Diners, however, seem to be an exception to this rule. They are the institutions that stubbornly feed comfort food to generation after generation despite the changing tastes and trends in food. Feeding timeless meals, they manage to stand against the time […]

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Take a vegetarian food tour of Jackson Heights this Saturday
Arepas de Chocolate from Arepa Lady

Here’s something for the herbivores. Howard Walfish, who created the website Lost Vegetarian, and QNS food writer Joe DiStefano will lead Vegetarian Delights of Jackson Heights, a guided tour of non-meat delicacies from South Asia to South America, on Saturday, May 14. Tickets for this roughly three-hour foodie trek cost $64.29 each, and the group will meet […]

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