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  1. 7-Day Notice Mandated for New Homeless Shelters in Policy OverhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | DNAinfo.com

    Communities must be given at least a week's notice before new homeless shelters are opened in a neighborhood - part of an overhaul of Department of Homeless Services policy, DNAinfo has learned.

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  2. Queens Residents Protest Placement Of Homeless Families In Old Pan-Am HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    The Department of Homeless Services has moved close to 200 homeless families into the old Pan-Am Hotel in East Elmhurst and plan on moving in more.

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  3. July 22: Eric Garner, Campbell Brown and Vladimir PutinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | New York Daily News

    East Elmhurst: I'm not one who usually bashes the police. I actually have a retired detective in my family.

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  4. Queens has second fewest number of homeless shelters in the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | New York Daily News

    The city has been moving homeless families into the Westway Motel on Astoria Blvd. in East Elmhurst, which had been used as a temporary overnight shelter since 2006.

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  5. Man Sought for Allegedly Attempting to Rape Woman in QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | NY1

    Investigators say the man seen above followed the victim into her building off Roosevelt Avenue within the confines of the 115th Precinct, which includes the neighborhoods of Jackson Heights, East Elmhurst and North Corona, around 5 a.m. on June 6. The man is believed to be in his 20s and is described as being about 5 feet, 4 inches tall and ... (more)

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  6. East Elmhurst, Rockaway Homeless Shelters Pop Up Without Notice: OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | DNAInfo.com

    The city is planning to turn a former motel in East Elmhurst and a drug rehabilitation center in Rockaway into homeless shelters - drawing the ire of locals and some politicians, who say they weren't given prior notice.

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  7. From left: 71-11 Astoria Boulevard, Jose Peralta and Costa ConstantinidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Real Deal

    Queens representatives are crying foul after the Department of Homeless Services established a permanent shelter on the border of Astoria and East Elmhurst without notifying elected officials or communities.

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  8. Two Mount Vernon Men Accused Of Kidnapping, Taking Victim To GreenburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    Greenurgh Police reported on Sunday, July 13, that two Mount Vernon men have been accused of kidnapping a woman who advertised escort services online and taking her from Queens to an Elmsford hotel.

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  9. Baseball Fans Call This Queens, New York Hotel Package a Home RunRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Sys-Con Media

    The New York LaGuardia Airport Marriott's latest parking package has arrived just in time for the summer baseball season.

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  10. Woman accused of showing porn to kids on PATH train back in courtRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Jersey Journal

    The Queens woman accused of showing pornographic pictures to young children on a PATH train in Jersey City earlier this month appeared in Central Judicial Processing court in Jersey City today.

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  11. Woman charged with showing porn to kids on PATH train in Jersey CityRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 28 | The Jersey Journal

    A 48-year-old New York woman showed pornographic pictures to young children on a PATH train in Jersey City earlier this month, authorities said.

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  12. 14-year-old girl found hanged in East ElmhurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 27 | New York Daily News

    A 14-year-old Queens girl was found early Friday hanged in the basement of an apartment building where she lived, police said.

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  13. NYC: Slow Zones, Safer Arterials Win Over CBs in Manhattan and QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | StreetsBlog.org

    The scene at last night's Queens CB 3 meeting at Diversity Plaza in Jackson Heights.

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  14. Ring 8 Holding Emile Griffith Memorial ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Sweet Science

    Ring 8 will co-host a memorial service for Hall of Fame boxer Emile Griffith tomorrow morning at St. Michael Cemetery in East Elmhurst, New York.

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  15. Queens special education teacher works with kids at homeless sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | New York Daily News

    Special-education teacher Carla Bentley will retire from Public School 84 in Long Island City, Queens, after 33-year career that has seen her go above and beyond.

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  16. Pan Am Hotel Quietly Reopens as Homeless ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | DNAinfo.com

    The Pan Am Hotel , which was slated to reopen as an upscale hostel , was quietly turned into a homeless shelter over the past few days, angering residents and a local politician who said they weren't given any advance notice.

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  17. Maya Angelou's manuscripts, letters displayed in Harlem exhibitRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | New York Daily News

    Hundreds flocked to Harlem to check out a new exhibit honoring the late Maya Angelou - a poet, activist and "phenomenal woman."

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  18. Cindy Salazar is Valedictorian at Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) CommencementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | GlobeNewswire

    NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 -- The 2014 Commencement Valedictorian for Borough of Manhattan Community College of the City University of New York will be Business Administration major Cindy Salazar.

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  19. Stony Brook graduates highlight rise of women in medicineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | Newsday

    Stony Brook University School of Medicine celebrates the 40th anniversary of its first graduating class at the School's 2014 Convocation on May 22, 2014.

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  20. OWS Activist Cecily McMillan sentenced to 3 months jail, 5 years probationn and a $5,000 fineRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | Daily Kos

    On Monday May 19th Cecily McMillan was sentenced to 90 days in prison, with 5 years of probation and a $5,000 fine.

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