Queens’ Sports Authority stores are staying open despite reports of chain’s complete closure
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Sports Authority is down for the count, but not out. Recent reports from Fortune and other media outlets indicate that the sporting goods giant could close down all 463 locations nationwide — including two in Queens — in the near future, much more than the 140 locations they planned on closing back in March, but […]

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Seniors should get a break from tolls while traveling to the Rockaways, lawmaker tells MTA
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Queens seniors deserve to travel to and from the Rockaways toll-free, according to one lawmaker. With summertime approaching and temperatures rising, more people will be heading out to the Rockaways to enjoy some fun in the sun. But, according to Assemblyman Mike Miller, seniors who frequently make their way out to the peninsula are taking a […]

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Queens Taste 2016 brings explosion of 60+ best eateries in the borough
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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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Woodhaven residents demand landmark status for Neir’s Tavern, the oldest restaurant in the U.S.
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Concerned Woodhaven residents will rally with elected officials, civic leaders and historians next month to have a historic neighborhood watering hole declared a city landmark. Beginning at 2 p.m. on May 7, residents will hold a four-hour peaceful protest at Neir’s Tavern, located at the corner of 78th Street and 88th Avenue, calling upon the NYC Landmark Preservation […]

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Man gets shot four times during a dispute in Woodhaven
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Police continue to investigate the shooting of a 27-year-old man in Woodhaven early Sunday morning. According to authorities, the man was shot four times about his body following a dispute in the vicinity of 90th Street and 88th Avenue at 4:17 a.m. Sunday. Law enforcement sources said the man got into a dispute with an unidentified […]

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