All of the Clearview Expressway and part of the Grand Central Parkway will be repaved
Photos via Google Maps

Drivers can expect delays on the Clearview Expressway and Grand Central Parkway as early as next week, when the state Department of Transportation (DOT) begins a major repaving project on both arteries. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Thursday the $18 million improvement to resurface the entire stretch of the Clearview Expressway between Hillside Avenue in Hollis […]

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Win a FREE $300 bike in our ‘Super Kid Photo Contest’
Your kid could be riding a cool bike like this very soon!

“Show Us Your Super Kid” and win a $300 bike! PM Pediatrics knows that every child has a superhero inside of them just waiting to save the day! That’s why the leading pediatric urgent care provider, in partnership with QNS, invites you to “show us your super kid.” Simply submit a photo of your child in their […]

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Queens’ first female state senator, Toby Stavisky, is going for her ninth term in office
Photo courtesy of state Senator Toby Ann Stavisky

After 16 years in Albany, state Senator Toby Ann Stavisky wants to go back for another term. Stavisky officially announced last week her re-election campaign in Forest Hills, surrounded by numerous supporters including Congresswoman Grace Meng and a number of community advocates. Stavisky was first elected to the state Senate in a special November 1999 […]

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Putting tolls on the East River Bridges won’t solve NYC’s traffic problems, lawmaker says
Photo courtesy of New York State Assembly

Don’t even think about it! That was the message Assemblyman David Weprin presented on Wednesday regarding a proposal to install tolls on the free East River crossings such as the Ed Koch-Queensboro, Williamsburg, Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges. Weprin made his remarks during a panel discussion at the World Trade Center titled “Getting from Here to […]

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Try these 7 unique, only-in-Queens pizza slices
All photos: QNS/Joe DiStefano

New York City’s most diverse borough offers a wealth of different pizza styles, from old-school pizza parlors that hark back to the days of “Saturday Night Fever” and restaurants where Italian chefs insist on only using ingredients from back home to ethnic mashups and wood-fired creations. Here, in no particular order — I’d eat ’em […]

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