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Back-to-School Fashion Show to Highlight Trends For Tots and Teens

The event, on Aug. 29, will feature teen designer Tyyan Williams and her fashion line Pinky Sez.

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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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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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Hundreds of Luxury Apartments Planned for Former Hospital Site in Jamaica

A developer plans to convert the former Mary Immaculate Hospital into several apartment buildings.

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Jamaica BIDs Hope to Lure Big Brands like Starbucks With New Workshop

Jamaica BIDs are holding a workshop on March 31 to see what kind of shops residents want to see.

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Jamaica Could be New York's Next Tourism Hotspot, New BID Director Says

Rhonda Binda took over the Jamaica Center BID in December.

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Proposed Jamaica Pedestrian Plaza Would Displace Commuter Vans

The pedestrian plaza is planned for Parsons Boulevard between Jamaica and Archer avenues.

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Biggie Photographer Gives Jamaica Residents the Royal Treatment

Barron Claiborne, who photographed Biggie in a crown for his Rolling Stone cover, photographed locals.

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City Plans to Open New Business Incubator in Downtown Jamaica

The city is looking to bring in fashion, technology, media and culinary businesses.

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Concerts, Evening Events Planned for Jamaica in Revitalization Campaign

Jamaica Center BID is seeking to improve the neighborhood.

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Denny's Eyeing Two New Locations in Queens

The chain is looking at locations in Jamaica and Jackson Heights.