Ridgewood and Bayside locations of Lucille Roberts gym are closing
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Queens women interested in staying healthy and in shape are losing two Lucille Roberts gyms. Members of Lucille Roberts locations at 55-05 Myrtle Ave. in Ridgewood and at 41-19 Bell Blvd. in Bayside received a letter stating that as of May 20, both locations will be closing. A Lucille Roberts employee told QNS on the phone that the lease […]

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Queens Central Library presents a free Grupo Rebolu concert this Sunday
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Queens Central Library Sunday Concert Series presents Grupo Rebolu! Grupo Rebolu is an Afro-Colombian musical ensemble comprised of some of the finest Colombian musicians in the United States. From traditional songs to original compositions, Rebolu’s repertoire is loaded with energy, history, and danceability, filled with Afro-Colombian rhythms, such as gaita, tambora, chalupa, and bullerengue. WHAT: […]

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Queens Taste 2016 brings explosion of 60+ best eateries in the borough
Photo coutersy of @itsinqueens Instagram

We hope you’re really hungry, because the food festival Queens Taste 2016 has a long lineup of the best our borough’s food scene has to offer. For the 14th year in row, the Queens Economic Development Corporation and the Queens Tourism Council are teaming up to bring the best of Queens food under one giant roof for us to taste it all. To be […]

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Jamaica man who allegedly went on a violent rampage at a mosque and then stripped naked is out on ‘supervised release’
Photo courtesy of Councilman Rory Lancman

A Jamaica man accused of beating up men at a Jamaica mosque in what is being investigated as a possible hate crime is out on supervised release. Mike Voyard, 26, of Highland Avenue allegedly walked into the Jamaica Muslim Center at 85-37 168th St. during afternoon prayers at 1 p.m. on April 19 and attacked […]

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Community leaders call for a special prosecutor to probe a deadly police-involved shooting in South Ozone Park
Photo courtesy of state Senator James Sanders

Less than a week after a man was fatally shot by police following a pursuit in South Ozone Park, the man’s family and a local lawmaker called for a special prosecutor to investigate the incident. State Senator James Sanders joined with family and friends of George Tillman, who was gunned down by NYPD officers in South […]

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