25 terrific things to do this week in Queens, from a Ramones tour to the Moth StorySLAM
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Thursday, July 21 1. Laugh it out at Brandon Knows Nothing, a stand-up comedy showcase where host Brandon Collins shares things he actually does know. Rockaway Brewery (46-01 Fifth St., Long Island City), 7 p.m., FREE. 2. Find hope at the screening of “Reunification,” Alvin Tsang’s film examining his family’s immigration to Los Angeles from Hong […]

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Here are 20 perfect ideas for a first date in Queens
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If you were ever indecisive about where to go on a first date, you have nothing to worry about now. QNS is pleased to ease your nerves by picking these top 20 places in Queens for a perfect date night. We have selected a range of activities for you and your special someone to enjoy, including walks […]

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25 things to do in Queens this week, from a craft bazaar to a robotics workshop
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Thursday, July 14 1. Build yummy alliances at the Flux Interdependence Day BBQ: bring grillables or side dishes to this monthly potluck and hear talks on food ethics, building community, and more. Flux Factory (39-31 29th St., LIC), 8 p.m., FREE. 2. Stay up late to giggle at Comedy & Karaoke with Josh Darsky, a […]

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Prices for Queens rentals and homes see double-digit increase since last year, reports say
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Two reports by real estate company Douglas Elliman found that the median sales price for the Queens sales and rental market increased by double digits since last year. Compared to June of last year, the median sales price for a home in Queens jumped 20.8 percent, from $385,001 to $465,000. An increase was seen across all property types including […]

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7 awesome things to do with your kids in Queens this summer
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Families that play together, stay together! Luckily, there’s no shortage of great opportunities to get outdoors with your clan this summer for some family-friendly activities right here in Queens. So grab your kiddies and make way for these seven fun- (and sun-!) filled things to do that the whole family will enjoy. 1. Row, row, […]

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