BREAKING: Three arrested after stealing over $4M during a rooftop bank burglary in Rego Park
Photo courtesy of the U.S. Attorney's Office of the Southern District of New York

Federal agents have charged three Brooklyn men who allegedly broke into a Rego Park bank in May and stole more than $4 million in cash and valuables from safe deposit boxes, prosecutors announced on Tuesday morning. Michael Mazzara, 44, Charles Kerrigan, 40, and Anthony Mascuzzio, 36, allegedly used acetylene torches to cut into the roof of […]

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Design studio proposes E train extension to alleviate negative effects of the 18-month L train shutdown
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It’s official. The MTA announced Monday that the L train’s Canarsie Tunnel will be closed for 18 months — starting in January 2019 — to repair major damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in 2012. According to the MTA, the decision to fully close the tunnel for 18 months instead of a one-track, three-year closure was made […]

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Creep groped two women within minutes on Astoria streets
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Police are looking for a man who forcibly touched two women just minutes apart in Astoria last Thursday. On July 21 at 12:02 a.m., authorities said, the suspect approached a 21-year-old woman in front of 30-61 46th St. from behind. He pushed her against a car and touched her genitals over her clothing. The victim yelled out for […]

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Queens homeowners go big when installing new tiles
Queens homeowners go big when installing new tiles

Bigger. Better. Bolder. Floor tiles have come a long way since the one-inch squares that filled many vintage Queens bathrooms. Manufacturers have been producing porcelain and ceramic tiles in bigger and bigger sizes. Not too long ago, an 8×8 or 12×12 tile was considered a “large format tile”.  Today, a large format tile is generally […]

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Whitestone creepy teacher, subway stations and trains are getting new designs, and 8 other Queens stories
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Dear readers, it has been a long week and we are sad to report that school may not be as safe as it seems. One dirty teacher who worked at a public high school in the Bronx tried to have sex with minors. On the brighter side, you can enjoy a sneak peek of the new […]

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