MAP: Share of million-dollar homes in Queens is rising
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In just four years, the share of million-dollar homes in New York City has risen from 7 percent to 12 percent, according to a report by Trulia. The report, titled “Million Dollar Creep: Where Seven Figure Homes Are The New Normal,” was released on May 19 by the real estate site. The findings concluded that overall, the share of […]

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Two men charged in slashing of a girl in Whitestone that was a bloody case of mistaken identity
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BY BRIANNA ELLIS AND ROBERT POZARYCKI A Bayside man allegedly hired a hitman to slash the face of his former underage lover in Whitestone last December, but the hitman instead attacked an innocent victim, prosecutors said. Oakland Gardens’ Wilson Lai, 25, is accused of hiring Pennsylvania resident Devon Berkley, 36, to attack the 16-year-old girl […]

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The most popular dog name in Queens will not surprise you
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If you named your pooch Bella after the heroine of the popular “Twilight” series, you should know that you are not as original as you might think. New York City’s Health Department just released the list of the most popular dog names of 2015 and it turns out that at least 1,127 Bellas are happily wagging […]

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Realize your #HouseGoals with a custom home at The Bridges at Whitestone
Your dream home: The Bridges at Whitestone

Dream-home status? Check. Breathtaking view of the Throgs Neck and Whitestone Bridges, as well as the East River? Check. Mere minutes to midtown? Check! The The Bridges at Whitestone luxury home development lacks in nothing, creating some serious allure for those in search of a gorgeous new abode. We told you when the project first broke ground back in November […]

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Whitestone residents greet Judith Harrison, the new commanding officer at 109th Precinct
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Deputy Inspector Judith Harrison, the new 109th Precinct commander, received a warm welcome from Whitestone residents during the We Love Whitestone civic association meeting on Wednesday night. “I’m very happy to be here. I’m very happy to see you,” Harrison, who previously commanded the 112th Precinct, told residents at the Immanuel Lutheran School. “I’m a lifelong resident of Queens, so Queens […]

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