Peter F. Vallone Jr.

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Former Poletti Power Plant to be Torn Down in 2013

The now-defunct power plant, which the neighborhood fought for years, will be demolished next year.

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Cops Looking for Sushi Burglar Amid Rash of Astoria Break-Ins

Burglaries in the 114th Precinct went up 13 percent including a break-in at a sushi restaurant.

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Businesses Hope to Put Brakes on Proposed Pedestrian Plaza

DOT’s plan to build a pedestrian plaza on Newtown Avenue draws opposition from local business owners.