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11 min ago | New Rochelle Talk

Talk of the Sound Teams Up with Paranormal 718 to Investigate Ghosts...

Talk of the Sound will join Paranormal 718 to investigate suspected paranormal activity at the Thomas Paine Cottage Museum this weekend.

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4 hrs ago | JD Supra

Seapod Pawnshops Charged by EEOC with Sex, Race and National Origin Harassment and Retaliation

Seapod Pawnbrokers, a chain of pawnshops in Brooklyn and Queens, N.Y., violated federal law when its owner harassed workers because of their sex, race, and ethnicity, and then fired workers for complaining, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission charged in a lawsuit it filed today.

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6 hrs ago | SILive.com

Inside Out: Eger's 'A Night to Remember' to present flashback to Truman Capote's legendary Black and White Ball

The Eger Foundation will host "A Night to Remember," an evening fashioned after Truman Copote's legendary "Black and White Ball" - one of the greatest dinner parties to have ever been thrown in American high society - on Saturday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. in the Richmond County Country Club.

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10 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Police Looking for Suspect Who Stole 34k in Five Queens Bank Robberies

The spree, according to police, began two years ago. The suspect robbed Amalgamated Bank in Jackson Heights, Queens.

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14 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

More Than Half of Citi Bike's Early Members Did Not Renew

Citi Bike doesn't publish numbers on how many people are renewing their memberships.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Newsday

Signed ticket from Gehrig's last game nets $95,600

Road construction. Right lane closed on The L.I.E./I-495 WB between x34/New Hyde Park Rd and x32/Little Neck Pkwy in Queens Road construction.

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New York Daily News

Russell Simmons and LL Cool J reunite in Queens

Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons and actor LL Cool J returned to their Queens roots Thursday to help curb crime in a "consistently" violent housing complex in Jamaica.

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CBS Local

Police: Man Stole From Donation Box At Kew Gardens, Queens Synagogue

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who stole $75 from a donation box at a synagogue in Kew Gardens, Queens.

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The Real Deal

Queens borough president to city: Reject Astoria Cove

Melinda Katz, Queens borough president, advised that the city reject Alma Realty's massive residential project Astoria Cove.

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Kirkville

Three of the Best Rock Concert Movies of All Time

I like using iTunes' shuffle mode, and every now and then, it pops up something I hadn't heard in a while, giving me an Aha! moment, reminding me to spin a disc that hasn't been heard recently.

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DNAInfo.com

Why the 7 Train is the Best in the City

That's according to this year's subway line ranking released by the New York Public Interest Research Group's Straphangers Campaign on Wednesday.

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The Brooklyn Paper

Fuzzy Brooklyn: Pit bull survives possible toss from Brooklyn-Queens Expressway

Help: A group of dog lovers rallied to rush this pit bull to the hospital after it fell onto Meeker Avenue from the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway.

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Greenpoint Gazette

VA Replaces Cross with Star of David on WWII Veteran's Grave

After a Queens Rabbi discovered that the grave of his relative, a Jewish World War II soldier, was marked with a Cross instead of a Star of David, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand went to work, successfully lobbying the Department of Veterans Affairs to ensure that the soldier's resting place be properly honored.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Newsday

No. 7 subway service suspended twice because of fire on the tracks

In Jericho accident on NY Rt-25 EB west of Cantiague Rock Rd. Slow traffic from Post Ave/Post Rd in Old Westbury In Jericho accident on NY Rt-25 EB west of Cantiague Rock Rd. Slow traffic from Post Ave/Post Rd in Old Westbury In Medford vehicle on fire on Horse Block Rd/Portion Rd/Smithtown Blvd/Terry Rd/CR-16 EB west of I 495/Long Island Expy.

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New York Daily News

Jamaica Queens will start jamming this weekend

Tyra Emerson, center, is executive director of Cultural Collaborative Jamaica, the organization that works with local merchants, artists and community leaders to organize the annual Jamaica Arts and Music Summer Festival.

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Streetsblog

AARP: Older NYC Pedestrians Concerned About Drivers Failing to Yield

Four out of 10 New York City voters age 50 and older consider motorists who fail to yield to pedestrians a serious problem, and one in four say traffic signals don't allow enough time to cross the street, according to a poll by AARP.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Want To See The World? Try A Library In Queens

The aggressive vibrato of the bandoneon hung in the air. While the tango singer spoke of romantic spats, hopeless drunkards and lonely whores, an elderly Argentine couple clasped hands.

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New York Daily News

2 MTA cops, 7 firefighters injured in Queens fire

The residents of a burning Queens apartment building were safely evacuated early Wednesday thanks to a group of bridge and tunnel officers who sprang into action, authorities said.

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New York Daily News

Mapping our preparedness for flooding

Residents in the Pennyfield section of the Bronx take the brunt of the storm as it hits the seawall near the Throgs Neck Bridge.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Dennis Regan brings yuks to the Empress

Some siblings venture in opposite directions. One's an actor, one's a film critic.

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