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De Blasio Selected as Grand Marshal of Queens Pride Parade

The mayor will join representatives from a community health provider. 

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Jackson Heights Sees 2,300 Percent Increase in Speeding TIckets

The 115th Precinct handed out dozens more speeding tickets compared with this time last year. 

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Queens 'Rail Condition' Causes Delays During Evening Commute, MTA Says

Service on the F, R, M and E lines were disrupted Tuesday evening. 

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Young Dad Killed, Another Man Shot on Same Corner Within Days

Steven Shimabaku, 25, was fatally stabbed on Dec. 19, police said.

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Bronx Co-Op Prices Are on the Rise but Remain the Most Affordable in City

The Bronx's co-ops still offer affordable and spacious housing options even as the prices rise.

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Urgent Care Facility With Focus on Medicaid Patients Opens on Roosevelt Ave

HEAL is the first branch of CityMD, which has 30 locations in New York and Jersey, to accept Medicaid.

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Award-Winning Documentarian Turns Lens on Jackson Heights

Documentarian Frederick Wiseman is currently working on a film about Jackson Heights.

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Fake Speed Limit Signs Protest Slow Zone Decision in Bed-Stuy

The fake signs are within the proposed slow zone's radius.

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17 Subway Lines Face Service Changes This Weekend

The 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, A, C, D, E, F, G, J, N, Q, R, 42nd St. Shuttle and Rockaway Shuttle will be impacted.

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Police Target Cyclists and Motorists in Jackson Heights Ticket Blitz

A safety initiative last Sunday handed out dozens of violations and summonses to cars — and bicyclists.

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Jackson Heights Apartment Sales Highest in Five Years

The number of apartment sales has risen 43 percent in the past five years, according to a new report.

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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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Jackson Heights' Annual Halloween Parade Gives Kids a Treat

 The annual Halloween parade featured marching bands and groups from around Jackson Heights.

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Food Truck Fest Selling VIP Passes for Guided Tour and No Lines

Food trucks from around the city will gather in Jackson Heights for the second annual "Viva La Comida!"

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Vallone Unveils 'Adopt-a-Trashcan' Plan for Businesses

Vallone, a city councilman from Astoria, is running for Queens borough president.