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Man Fatally Shot in Back at the Queensbridge Houses, Police Say

Jahhad Marshall, 23, was killed and two other people wounded early Saturday, police said.

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Vernon Boulevard's Bike Lanes to Get $500,000 in Upgrades

A plan to improve the road's biking network won the most participatory budgeting votes.

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MAP: See Where Long Island City's 11 Citi Bike Stations Will Go

There are 11 stations planned for the neighborhood, where Citi Bike is set to launch this year.

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LIC Residents Can Vote to Fix School Playground or Increase Surveillance

Residents in the 26th district will vote on how to spend $1 million during the week of April 11.

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Scaffolding at Queensbridge Houses to Start Coming Down in 2016, NYCHA Says

Residents at the NYCHA development have complained that the sidewalk sheds block security cameras.

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Man Arrested for Killing Musician in Queensbridge Last Year, Sources Say

Police arrested Clarence Scott, 29, in the 2013 killing of Francisco Leal.

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Kindergarten Registration Push Looks to Bridge Digital Divide in Queens

Astoria nonprofit Zone 126 is looking to help parents navigate the new online kindergarten registration.

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Police Searching for Suspect in Murder of Musician in Queensbridge

Police have identified Lawrence Scott, 28, as a suspect in the fatal February shooting of Francisco Leal.

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Queens Nonprofit Gets $92K Grant for Environmental Education Program

Riis Settlement House will use the funds to start an environmental science initiative for kids.

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Queensbridge Tenants Say Long-Time Scaffolding Blocks Security Cams

Residents say the scaffolding has been there for years and is a potential hideout for drug dealers.

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Blind Man Who Was Robbed Twice in Queensbridge Says He Isn't Afraid

William Brandon, 73, was allegedly robbed twice by Ronald Rhodes in the Queensbridge Houses.

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Queensbridge Residents Hold Meeting After Elderly Blind Tenant is Robbed

Residents held an emergency meeting Thursday to discuss rising crime in the development.

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Mugger Robs Elderly Blind Man Twice in Queensbridge Houses, Cops Say

The suspect targeted a 73-year-old blind man in two robberies; one incident left the victim hospitalized.

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Two Men Sought for Trio of Violent Queens Robberies, Cops Say

The suspects robbed three people near the Queensbridge Houses in May, cops said.

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Teenage Girl Shot at Queensbridge Houses, Cops Say

A 17-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder near the Queensbridge Houses, the NYPD said.