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Fall in Love: 5 Daytime Dates to Heat Up the Season

We've rounded up some fun ways to spend an autumn afternoon with a date.

Astoria »

8 People Hurt in Queens House Fire Sparked by Candle, FDNY Says

The fire erupted at 1:02 a.m. on the second floor of 25-88 41st Street, an FDNY spokesman said.

Astoria »

Worker Seriously Injured at High-End Stone Shop in Astoria

A construction worker was injured during an on-site incident in Astoria.

Financial District »

Bareburger to Bring Organic Elk and Ostrich Burgers to FiDi

The organic burger chain is slated to open at 111 Fulton St., according to a liquor license application.

Astoria »

Driver Arrested, Passenger in Critical Condition After Car Crash in Astoria

The passenger suffered a heart attack while the driver was in stable condition, FDNY sources said.

Astoria »

Ski Mask-Wearing Gunman Robs Astoria Wine Shop

The gunman stole $800 from Doctors Wine and Spirits on Friday, police said.

Gramercy »

City Eyes $10M-a-Year East River Ferry Expansion

The city is looking at adding 11 stops across all five boroughs. 

Astoria »

Cyclist Eyed in String of Astoria Gropings, Police Say

Police arrested a possible suspect in a string of incidents where women were groped by a man on a bike.

Jackson Heights »

App Pits Online Mommy Groups Against Each Other for $5K Prize

An app for moms is pitting online parent groups against each other to win a top prize.

New York City »

Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Catch a parade, a festival or some great drinks to honor this Mexican holiday.

Astoria »

Officer Shoved Down Stairs While Responding to Domestic Violence Call: NYPD

An NYPD officer's leg was broken after a man shoved her down a flight of stairs in Astoria, police said.

Upper East Side »

'Smash' Choreographer Returns to Teach at Upper East Side College

Ryan Kasprzak returned to his alma mater to choreograph "Triumph of Love" after working on the hit show.

New York City »

Where to Watch the Oscars in New York City

Restaurants and bars around the city offer food and drink deals in honor of Hollywood's biggest night.

Lower East Side »

Eva Moskowitz's Success Academy Aims to Open 6 New Charter Schools in 2014

The controversial charter school chain wants to open six new outposts in Queens, the Bronx and Manhattan.

Astoria »

Astoria Businessmen to Shave their Mustaches to Raise Money for Autism

Queens realtor Paul Halvatzis, whose son is autistic, is hosting a "Shave the 'Stache" fundraiser party.