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Police Thursday night were asking the public to help them in the search for a man who tried to lure a 12-year-old girl into his sport-utility vehicle in Queens.
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Queens Borough President Melinda Katz postponed a vote Thursday on whether to grant the Indian Cultural and Community Center a variance to put up two six-story buildings on the site that was formerly part of Creedmoor Psychiatric Center.
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A movie written more than two decades ago by a Sundance Film Festival-honored artist who has since died was recently completed by a Jackson Heights filmmaker and will make its Queens debut Friday as part of the Queens World Film Festival .
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The New York City Police Department on Wednesday started handing out flyers in Bensonhurst as part of its new crackdown called Operation Move Along.
Catherine "Kitty" Genovese in an undated photo before her brutal murder on a Queens street in 1964.
City health officials have issued a warning after outbreaks of a rare skin infection linked to Chinatown seafood markets in Manhattan, as well as markets in Brooklyn and Queens.
A Queens jury on Wednesday convicted Ivy League lawyer Jason Bohn of first-degree murder in the grisly bludgeoning death of his pretty Weight Watchers-exec girlfriend.
A Queens man was arrested Wednesday morning after cops said he sold 99 fake coins to a Garden City jewelry store in exchange for cash, according to a March 5 Nassau County police news release .
A 47,000-square-foot portion of an Elmhurst parking lot, once part of the plan for a multiplex and mall development, is back on the market for $24 million.
St. John's University's Division of Library and Information Science will host " Libraries Change Lives :"A Dialogue with Barbara Stripling , 2013-14 American Library Association President, on Saturday, March 15. Ms.
Astoria has been hit with dozens of home burglaries in recent months with suspects using fire escapes to climb in through unlocked windows, police said.
Cinder blocks where wheels and tires ought to be sounds like something out of The Flintstones, but car owners in Queens aren't laughing, and police are looking for the thieves responsible.
When indie director Hal Hartley embarked on the final leg of his film trilogy, there was no question where he would start production.
Sergei Dovlatov emigrated to the U.S. and lived in Queens, New York for a decade.
Hang w/, the live-streaming video social media platform in conjunction with the South by Southwest Interactive, announce that 50 Cent will headline an exclusive and official South by Southwest concert at Austin's historic at 1100 Warehouse on March 11, at 8pm.
Bus Service Will Replace Westbound Trains at Queens Village & Hollis for Track Work Over 6 Weekends Beginning March 8-9 Queens, NY - March 4th, 2014 - Beginning this weekend and continuing over five more weekends in March and April, w estbound train service at Queens Village and Hollis on the Hempstead Branch will be replaced by bus service as the ... (more)
In June 2010, Joseph Denice, a 24-year-old educator in Queens, pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy.