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Queens Man Accused Of Forcing Young Girls To Perform Sex Acts In Online ‘Game’

A Corona, Queens man was being held on bail Monday, on charges that he coached seven young girls to play a sexual game over the Internet, and videotaped them.

03/10/2014

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Strip Billboard Mounted Over Queens Church Comes Down

A billboard over a storefront church in Corona, Queens that advertised a strip club has come down.

10/16/2013

Queens Hit-And-Run

Woman Reported In ‘Extremely Critical Condition’ After Queens Hit-And-Run

A woman was left in critical condition Sunday afternoon after a minivan struck her in Queens.

09/15/2013

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The 5 Best Restaurants Near Citi Field

While you’re at Citi Field for this week’s MLB All-Star events, there will be no shortage of foodie favorites and quality eats. And yes, you can eat really well inside Citi Field – or you can try one of the many great restaurants located close by.

07/12/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Glasses Of Lemonade

Few drinks are as simple to make as lemonade: take some water, add lemon and sugar, and stir. Et voilà: lemonade! It sounds simple, but, as connoisseurs know, the differences in taste and experience can be significant. Below, our picks for some of the city’s best glasses of this delicious beverage.

06/12/2013

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MTA Worker Bound By Armed Thief In Broad Daylight Attack

The woman working in the subway booth saw a man who appeared to be dressed like a contractor. According to police, the suspect pulled out a gun, took out duct tape and rope and tied her up.

05/12/2013

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Police: Queens Luring Suspect Grabbed Girl, 13, As She Walked Away

The suspect, who was driving a late model Cadillac Escalade, drove alongside a 13-year-old girl on Northern Boulevard at 102nd Street in Corona and engaged her in a conversation, police said.

01/25/2013

Queens Sex Abuse Suspect

Police Seek Man Who Touched 10-Year-Old Girl, Exposed Himself In Queens

Police Monday were searching for a man who inappropriately touched a 10-year-old girl, and exposed himself to her, in Queens this past weekend.

01/07/2013

Members of the New York City Beekeepers Association removed bees from a driveway in Corona, Queens. (credit: Gary Baumgarten, 1010 WINS)

Neighbors Abuzz As Millions Of Bees To Be Removed From Queens Home

The bees apparently belong to a restaurant owner, who was a beekeeper in China. They were kept in a 20×20 space in his Corona driveway on 111th Street.

08/22/2012

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Elderly Man Found Handcuffed And Dead Inside Queens Home

The body of Demaso Ilano, 89, was discovered inside his Corona house on Monday morning by his caretaker.

03/26/2012

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Stories From Main Street: Rare Louis Armstrong Recordings Come To Queens

45 boxes of Louis Armstrong recordings, letters, and videos have been donated to the Louis Armstrong House Museum in Corona, Queens by the late Gösta Hägglöf of Stockholm, Sweden.

10/24/2011

St. Sen. Hiram Monserrate (C) enters court in the Kew Gardens neighborhood of Queens, NY - Oct 15, 2009 - Photo: Ellis Kaplan-Pool/Getty Images

Ex-State Sen. Hiram Monserrate Working At Queens Pizzeria

The former politician said in a published report that he was “consulting and assisting in the management” of the new restaurant.

04/11/2011

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Business Cards For Prostitutes Popping Up In Queens

Business cards advertising prostitution are showing up across Queens, and local officials are not happy about it.

03/27/2011

Seniors Protest Florence Smith Senior Center Closure

New Yorkers Protest Closure Of Corona Senior Center

Seniors are protesting in Queens after learning their senior center may be facing the ax as a direct result from budget cuts.

03/19/2011

Queens Mugger

Police Arrest Man In Queens Muggings

Police have arrested and charged 33-year-old Brian Rodriguez with two counts of robbery.

01/22/2011

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