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DOT Installs Safety Railing Near Transit Hub After Fatal Accident

The railing was installed last month near the 74th Street Transit Hub.

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Pol Wants Intersection Studied After Woman is Killed by Bus

The 25-year-old victim was hit and killed by a Q53 bus on Monday evening.

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Queens Man Wanted for Groping Teen on Manhattan-Bound 7 Train

A 16-year-old girl claims that the man fondled her at the Roosevelt Avenue station, police say.

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Man Arrested for Knifepoint Robbery in Jackson Heights: Police

Brian Guerrero allegedly robbed the victim for $30 on 74th Street and 35th Avenue.

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Would-Be Car Thief Thwarted by Snowdrift, Police Say

A man jumped into a parked car but was put on ice by last week's storm, police said.

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Shuttered Trade Fair Set to Reopen in January as Key Food, Owner Says

Owner Mohammed Haque said it's too early to commit to re-hiring all of Trade Fair's 50 employees.

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Jackson Heights Stores and Restaurants Showcased in Festival

The Yelp tour highlights businesses and restaurants around the diverse neighborhood.

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Shop Jackson Heights: Indian Sweets, Bollywood Flicks and Exotic Cookbooks

The heart of Little India in Jackson Heights features food, clothing and films from the country.

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Diwali Should Be an Official School Holiday, Councilman Says

Councilman Daniel Dromm is asking that the holiday, celebrated by thousands, be recognized by the city.

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Relatives Flying in from Colombia to Mourn Elmhurst Fire Victim

Stella Balcazar was killed in the fire on 74th Street and her son was critically injured.

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'Halalathon' Champion Bests Vendy Winner for Best Halal in Jackson Heights

Queens food bloggers and some lucky volunteers crowned a "Halalathon" champion on Monday.

Astoria »

Blogger Pens Foodie Guide to Queens

Writer Meg Cotner spent three months exploring the borough's culinary offerings for her first book.

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Realtors and Scam Artists Litter Roosevelt Avenue With Fliers, Pols Say

The fliers are all over Jackson Heights, and local politicians want to increase fines.

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City Proposes PARK Smart Plan to Free Up Parking in Jackson Heights

A proposed PARK Smart plan would make it easier to find parking in Jackson Heights, officials said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Central Park Rape Suspect Arrested

David Albert Mitchell, 42, was arrested for allegedly raping a 73-year-old birdwatcher in Central Park.