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CRIME BLOTTER: Man Tried to Teach His Teenage Nephew How to Load Gun

The man was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after the teen's mother called police.

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18-Year-Old Stabbed in Broad Daylight on Busy Jamaica Street

The incident happened at the 165th Street Mall.

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Where Does Jamaica Begin and End? Map Your Neighborhood's Boundries

Use our map to draw out your neighborhood's boundaries. 

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Burlington Coat Factory to Open Massive Store in Jamaica

The store will open on Jamaica Avenue, between Union Hall and 160th streets. 

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Queens Night Market to Debut in Jamaica This Fall

Starting in September, the market will be held on 168th Street, near Jamaica Avenue.

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9 Things To Do in Queens Neighborhoods This Weekend

Take your dog for a treat at the Canine Ice Cream Festival or watch the annual Dragon Boat contest.

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Man Fatally Shot in Jamaica Avenue Apartment, Police Say

A 25-year-old man was killed in his Jamaica Avenue apartment early Wednesday.

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JAMS Festival to Bring Live Music and Classic Car Show to Downtown Jamaica

The annual Jamaica Arts and Music Summer Festival will run on Aug. 7 and 8.

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Watch Classic Robin Williams Movies in Jamaica Park This Summer

The free outdoor movie series is returning to Rufus King Park.

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Plan to Revitalize Jamaica to be Overseen by New Group

The city wants to reinvigorate Jamaica by developing vacant spaces and creating more job opportunities.

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Rapper Ed Lover to Host This Year's Jamaica Fashion Show

The show seeks to promote Jamaica as a fashion district.  

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Jamaica Police Officers Who Survived Hatchet Attack Get National Award

The officers won the honors from the National Association of Police Organizations.

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VIDEO: Thieves Leave Their Faces Uncovered During Jamaica Holdup

The suspects stole more than $500, authorities said. VIDEO:

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VIDEO: Critically Injured Mystery Woman Dumped from Car in Queens

The woman was covered in bruises and scratches and was incoherent when EMS found her, police said.

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Green Taxis Bypass Jamaica, Where Dollar Vans and Gypsy Cabs Dominate

The city's new Boro Taxis concentrate in certain neighborhoods, but shun other areas, data show.