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Man Fatally Struck by N Train in Astoria, MTA Says

A man was hit in the 36th Avenue station, officials said.

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Man Groped 12-Year-Old Boy on N Train, Police Say

The man has a spider tattoo on his left hand and a piercing below his right eye, police said.

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VIDEO: Suspect Slams 78-Year-Old Man to the Ground During Astoria Robbery

The victim was taken to Elmhurst Hospital in stable condition, police say.

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Doe Fund Workers to Clean Up Commercial Streets in Astoria

Nonprofit workers will clean street litter and trash cans on 31st Street, 30th Avenue and Broadway.

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Woman Found Dead in Volvo in Kips Bay

A 58-year-old woman was found dead in a car with Virginia plates, officials and witnesses said.

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New Indie Astoria Bookshop Starting Monthly Book Club

The store, which opened last week, will begin hosting a monthly book club and other literary events.

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Sink Your Teeth Into Astoria's Ethnic Eats with Food Crawl

The tour will take foodies on an international tour of Astoria's restaurants and markets.

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Midtown Workers Mourn Shuttered Post Office After New Replacement Opens

A brand new post office opened near Madison Square Park on May 20, but some people missed the old one.

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Transit Advocates Want Better Waterfront Bus Access in Astoria and LIC

Riders Alliance Western Queens volunteers are pushing for subway station repairs and better bus service.

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Astoria Needs More Trash Cans to Combat Litter Problem, Some Locals Say

One resident is petitioning for more trash cans along 31st Street, under the N/Q elevated train line.

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Astoria's Feta Cheese Bars Put Mediterranean Culture on Display

Astoria markets and specialty shops abound with options for serious feta lovers.

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Super-Sized Sports Bar and Lounge with 43 TVs to Open in Astoria

The Sweet Spot, set to open on 31st Street in February, includes a bar, lounge and restaurant.

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Man Punches Women After Romantic Advances Rejected, Police Say

The man allegedly attacked the victims aboard an N train in Astoria on December 13.

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New Trappist-Style Pub Coming to Astoria

Gastropub Snowdonia, inspired by Trappist monks, will be serving craft beer and food cooked with suds.  

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Giants' David Diehl Arrested for Drunk Driving in Queens

The Giant smashed into parked cars after watching soccer in Astoria, police said.