New roadway improvements expected to make Queens Boulevard safer for everyone
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The “Boulevard of Death” is going to get a little safer this month. The Department of Transportation (DOT) is set to begin phase two of its Queens Boulevard Street Improvement Project, which will make the corridor between 74th Street to Eliot Avenue in Elmhurst safer for pedestrians, cyclists and drivers alike. The second phase of […]

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Queens man was stabbed to death in the middle of the day outside of a Rochdale pharmacy
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A 33-year-old man died as a result of injuries suffered from multiple stab wounds in Rochdale, Queens, on Monday, July 18. According to police, the victim, John Castro of Hollis, was stabbed four times, once in the chest, twice in the right arm and once in the right bicep. The injured man then entered GBB Wellness […]

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Super of a St. Albans apartment building found fatally stabbed in the basement, cops say
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Detectives continue to search for clues and suspects behind the stabbing of a 50-year-old man Monday afternoon inside the St. Albans apartment house where he worked as a superintendent, police said. Police withheld the identity of the victim, who was discovered with multiple stab wounds in the basement of the building on Merrick Boulevard between […]

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Out-of-control Porsche kills a 21-year-old and injures three others after hitting sidewalk in Queens
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Updated July 6, 12:00 p.m. A 21-year-old woman died and three others were injured on Thursday after a 56-year-old woman driving a Porsche hit a sidewalk and two other cars on the Horace Harding Expressway service road in Corona. At about 6:30 p.m. on June 30, police responded to the accident, which involved four people and three […]

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Criminals and car crashes highlight this week’s top stories from Queens
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It seems that the warmer weather brought out the criminals this week in Queens, as seven of the top 10 stories from the week involved crimes or car crashes. The Orlando shooter who committed the worst mass shooting in the country’s history was born in New Hyde Park. A man from Glendale was killed when […]

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