Fairway Market filed for bankruptcy but NYC locations, including the Douglaston one, remain open
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Despite a bankruptcy filing, grocery chain Fairway Market will keep its Douglaston location and other stores open for business. Rumors about Fairway Market’s financial perils were correct. The grocery chain filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, May 2, in a New York court, reported CNBC. According to reports, Fairway had been losing money every quarter since it went public […]

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The famous Chick-fil-A will open a location at Queens Center mall this fall
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Have you ever craved the mouth-watering Chick-fil-A chicken sandwich but had no way of grabbing one in Queens? Don’t worry, Chick-fil-A will be taking the borough by storm this fall. The popular Atlanta-based fast-food chain will arrive at Queens Center mall, located at 90-15 Queens Blvd. in Elmhurst, marking Chick-fil-A’s first outer-borough location, reported Commercial Observer. “It’s a […]

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New Queens animal shelter will not be a ‘no-kill’ but it’s not what you think. It’s better
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When Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Tuesday that the city’s executive budget proposal for fiscal year 2017 includes $10 million for two new full-service animal shelters in Queens and in the Bronx, many QNS readers asked if the shelters would have a no-kill policy. QNS reached out to the mayor’s office as well as […]

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Identity thief used Little Neck woman’s info to fund a spending spree at Saks Fifth Avenue
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Police want to find the woman who used a Little Neck victim’s personal information to fund a shopping trip to Saks Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. Law enforcement sources said the thief, described as a black female, obtained personal information from a 38-year-old woman sometime between Feb. 20 and Feb. 25 of this year. Police do not yet […]

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You can now win annual ferry passes at new Citywide Ferry Service website
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The Economic Development Corporation (EDC) and Hornblower, the provider of the new citywide ferry service, have just launched the service’s website, which will feature everything from a chance to win an annual ferry pass to a live stream of boat construction. The construction and development phase of the first citywide ferry service in nearly 100 years will be documented […]

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