MAJOR FUN ALERT: Dive into these top 10 outdoor pools in Queens this summer!
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If you’re sick of sizzling in the summer sun, why resist taking a dip in a cool and cleanly pool? Skip out on the sand and dive head first into some of the best outdoor pools in Queens. Five Freebies The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation offers free outdoor pools that are set to open […]

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Celebrate Memorial Day at parades and vigils in Queens neighborhoods this weekend
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Queens communities will commemorate Memorial Day in grand style with a host of parades and memorial vigils scheduled for this weekend, including America’s largest Memorial Day parade in Little Neck/Douglaston. All are invited to participate in the various events honoring those who served in defense of the country through the years. Among the events are the […]

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PHOTOS: Jackson Heights celebrated Buddha’s birthday this past Sunday
Photos: QNS/Anuz Thapa

Around 500 people gathered on Sunday at Diversity Plaza in Jackson Heights to mark the 2,560th birthday of Lord Gautam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. Dressed in their ethnic costumes, people of Nepalese and Tibetan origin were specially seen at the event. Dozens of Lama Gurus (Buddhist priests) cited a special prayer in the celebration. Ani […]

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Not again! Queens’ latest subway creep smacks a woman’s butt at a Jamaica station
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Here’s another one for the Subway Creep Hall of Shame. Police released on Friday a cellphone picture of a man who allegedly smacked a woman in the rear end on an escalator at a subway station in Jamaica earlier this month. The incident occurred at 6:30 p.m. on May 6, when the suspect — described as a white male […]

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Undercover cops catch Queens’ latest subway creep harassing females on the 7 train
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Two vigilant cops on board a 7 train on Wednesday arrested a man who forcibly pressed himself against two women repeatedly. At about 4:20 p.m. on May 18, police said, plain clothes Officers Gregory Perpall and Jaipaul Ramdat, assigned to NYPD Transit District 20, were patrolling a Flushing-bound 7 train when they witnessed an adult male physically harassing a 36-year old […]

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