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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Chair of Queens Community Board 2, Pat O’Brien, steps down to focus on family
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Less than two years after taking the job, Queens Community Board 2 Chairperson Pat O’Brien announced on Thursday he would be stepping down from the post. O’Brien was elected in December 2014 after Joe Conley, who served in the position for two decades, stepped down. Community Board 2 (CB 2) serves the neighborhoods of Long […]

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Queens real estate is slightly cheaper, but experts warn about too much optimism
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Douglas Elliman quarterly reports on sales and rental real estate markets in Queens are out, and while the numbers show a slight decrease in sales and rental prices in our borough, experts warn no one should feel too optimistic. Sales: The market is very fast Homebuyers priced out of Manhattan and Brooklyn are still looking for affordability […]

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UPDATE: Police collar alleged prolific thief accused of holding up 14 Queens businesses in 3 weeks
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From gas stations to fast food joints, this alleged crook robbed them all — including one gas station twice in the same day and stores down the block from each other in only minutes, police reported. Police announced on Friday that they had apprehended August Watkins, 30, in connection with the April 3 robbery of […]

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Wanted: A criminal duo who cut and robbed a man at a Woodside motel room
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Police are asking for any information from the public regarding two suspects wanted for a Woodside motel room cutting and robbery earlier this week. The incident occurred on Feb. 22 at 4.30 a.m. when the 43-year old male victim met the female suspect nearby 82nd Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Jackson Heights. Authorities said the victim agreed […]

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