What to do in Queens this weekend and beyond
Reservoir Dogs

Attend a screening of Quentin Tarantino’s “Reservoir Dogs,” learn how to properly prepare a cover letter, take part in an Afrikan dance workshop, attend a yoga class, and do more at these events around Queens! Saturday, Feb. 6 Is running your passion? Head over to Astoria Park at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, and run like […]

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Subway service changes to affect 15 lines this weekend
Photo by MTA / Patrick Cashin

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on many of the City’s subway lines. The MTA is advising customers to allow for extra travel time if they rely on any of these trains. 1 From 11:45 p.m. Friday, January 29 to 5 a.m. Monday, February 1, South Ferry-bound 1 […]

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Duo steals 23 pairs of sunglasses from Banana Republic in Elmhurst
Photo courtesy of Flickr/Matt Phillips/Inset photo courtesy of NYPD

Police are asking for help to identify a man and woman who stole 23 pairs of sunglasses from a Banana Republic store at the Queens Center mall last October. On Oct. 19, 2015, police said, the suspects entered the store located at 90-15 Queens Blvd. at about 5:43 p.m. They removed the sunglasses valued at $2,254, […]

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Tips for breaking sugar addiction

Any doubts that winter was upon us were shattered last weekend as Queens was pummeled with 20+ inches of snow. As we finally settle into the doldrums of the season, we are more susceptible to falling prey to sugar additions and the negative fallout we suffer from them, such as weight gain, increased blood pressure […]

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The long and winding route: Panel examines why Q58 bus is so slow
Photo via Wikimedia Commons

The Q58 bus line between Ridgewood and Flushing — named the slowest bus in Queens for six straight years — gets a bad rap, according to the Community Board 5 Transportation and Public Transit Committees. At a joint meeting Tuesday night, the committees pointed to the long and winding route of the Q58, and the major thoroughfares […]

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