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Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

The Queens Botanical Garden held its 17th annual bird counting event Saturday morning. Comment
If you’re a gastronome, always on the lookout for the next new taste thrill, Crazy Crab ought to be on your list. Comment

Monday, Feb. 24, 2014

Steinway is synonymous with the grandest of pianos and its factory, Steinway & Sons, helped to put Astoria on the map. Comment

Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014

Letters

City must respect all its wild animals

It seems that there has been an increasingly growing threat to start killing wildlife that lives in our region for various reasons. Comments (1)

Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014

Relatives of a deaf Flushing man who died of cancer in April 2013 are suing three Long Island medical facilities for not providing him with sign language interpreters. Comment

Friday, Feb. 21, 2014

Education

PS 201 teacher nixed Malcolm X: parents

Education

PS 201 teacher nixed Malcolm X: parents

A Flushing parent was furious when her son was forbidden by a teacher to write an essay about Malcolm X for Black History Month. Comments (2)
Flushing neighbors are fuming over a large house they say dwarfs the small homes around it and completely changes the character of their block. Comments (10)

Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014

Emergencies

Oakland Gardens teen ID’d in LIE crash

Emergencies

Oakland Gardens teen ID’d in LIE crash

A 16-year-old Oakland Gardens girl who died in a car crash on the Long Island Expressway in Flushing early Tuesday morning was identified by police as Jennifer Gao. Comments (16)
Government

Bowne St. building blames floods on city

Government

Bowne St. building blames floods on city

After years of flooding problems and spending tens of thousands of dollars to repair his building’s sewer system, a Flushing building owner says his troubles are the city’s fault. Comment
The house-sharing website Airbnb is a growing economic force in Queens, based on research done by Manhattan-based real estate consultant HR&A Advisors. Comments (10)

Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014

No player on the current St. John’s University team had ever defeated rival Georgetown until now with both basketball teams sitting squarely on the bubble to make the NCAA tournament. Comment

Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Emergencies

Two die in one-car crash on LIE: Police

Emergencies

Two die in one-car crash on LIE: Police

Two unidentified people died after their car hurtled off of the Long Island Expressway, turned on its side and struck a tree in Flushing just before 1 a.m. Tuesday, the NYPD said. Comments (5)

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