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Study Recommends Traffic Upgrades for LIC Street Where Teen Was Killed

LaGuardia Community College launched the Thomson Avenue study after Tenzin Drudak, 16, died in 2013.

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De Blasio Vows Government 'With a Soul' in First State of the City Speech

The mayor promoted universal pre-K, affordable housing, and a living wage in his speech.

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Mysterious Rock-Throwing Burglar Breaks into LIC Buildings, Police Say

The suspect allegedly gets inside by throwing rocks through windows.

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Energy Tech H.S. Principal Preps Students for College and Career

The school offers a six-year program where students can earn an associates degree.

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Teen Killed Riding Skateboard Next to Truck Had History of Family Tragedy

Alexander Ciszewski, 18, lost his father five years ago and saw his uncle buried Wednesday, his mom says.

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Library at LaGuardia Community College to Get $2 Million Makeover

The school will get capital budget funds to expand and renovate its existing library.

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DOT Makes Traffic Changes at Busy Intersection Where Teen was Killed

The corner of Thomson and Skillman Avenues is where Tenzin Drudak was fatally struck by a van in March.

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Writer Asks Queens Residents to Type Line of Poetry for Art Project

Gabriel Cabrera, the poetry editor of Newtown Literary, has collected more than 100 lines of poetry.

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Long Island City Community Garden Grows With New Expansion

LIC Roots Community Garden's new space includes a beehive and a rainwater harvesting system.

New York City »

Christine Quinn Wants One-Hour Cap on New Yorkers' Commutes

The mayoral front-runner wants the city to take over control of the MTA.

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Calls for Safety Improvements on Queens Street Where 16-Year-Old Was Killed

Leaders called for changes on Thomson Avenue in Queens, where Tenzin Drudak was struck and killed Monday.

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16-Year-Old Boy Killed After Van Jumps Curb Near His High School

Tenzin Drudak, 16, was killed when a minivan jumped the curb at Thomson Avenue and 30th Street.

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Recovery Center Aims to Help Local Businesses in Wake of Sandy

The U.S. Small Business Administration opened a business recovery center in Long Island City.

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Massive 3-D Printing Factory Opens In Long Island City

Shapeways moved its facility from the Netherlands to 48th Avenue in Queens.

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LaGuardia Community College President Named to Homeland Security Panel

Gail Mellow will advise the Department of Homeland Security about education and campus security issues.