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21-Year-Old Woman Killed by Hit-and-Run Driver in Astoria, Police Say

Betty Jean Dibiasio, 21, was killed Saturday in a hit-and-run accident near Astoria Park, police said.

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16 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

Get in the mood for the Fourth of July weekend with these outdoor events.

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9 Things to Do in Queens This Weekend

Take your family to Astoria Park Carnival or dance at an outdoor party at MoMA PS1 this weekend. 

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Astoria Park Playground's Broken Bathrooms Need to Be Replaced: Parents

The current bathrooms — closed for the season — are too small and dirty, parents said.

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Pizza Art Takes a Slice Out of Astoria Sidewalk

A hungry artist turned a piece of Astoria sidewalk into a slice of pepperoni pizza.

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Woman Sentenced for Strangling Man to Death With Shoelace in Astoria Park

Kelly Harnett was sentenced to 17 years to life for strangling an Astoria resident in Astoria Park.

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PHOTOS: Parts of East River Freeze Over in Astoria

The East River was partially frozen over in Queens on Friday.

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Italian Academic Killed With Antique Revolver in Astoria Park, Sources Say

William Klinger was allegedly killed by Alexander Bonich over a real estate deal.

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Girl Leaves Toy Donations Under Christmas Tree in Astoria Park

Eleven-year-old Trinity Sanchez left a bag of her toys in the park for those in need.

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10 Injured in 3-Vehicle Crash Involving Rikers Island MTA Bus, FDNY Says

Seven people were seriously injured in an MTA bus crash near Astoria Park on Monday.  

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Pet Owners Eyeing Spot Under Triborough Bridge for Astoria Dog Run

Dog owners have been pushing to get a new, modern dog run in the neighborhood.

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Astoria Pet Owners Push for Better Dog Run

Dog owners want a place with benches and separate spaces for large and small pooches to play.

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Astoria Park Pool Reopens for the Summer

The Olympic-sized pool is 330 feet in length, the largest in the city.

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Volunteers Plant New Trees in Astoria Park on Earth Day

The plantings are also designed to enrich the Five Boro Bike Tour, which uses the park as a main stop.

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Woman's Body Found on Shoreline Near Astoria Park

Police discovered the body of an unidentified woman near Astoria Park South and Shore Boulevard.