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Press & Sun-Bulletin
Then & Now: History Center to switch on Moog Synthesizer exhibit
From a former furniture shop in the late 1960s, in Trumansburg, pulsing, futuristic sounds unlike anything anyone had ever heard before emanated out onto Main Street, piquing the curiosity of passers-by in an otherwise quiet town.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
Queens Week 2014: Asian Population Growing in Bayside
As we wrap up Queens Week on NY1, we turn our focus on Bayside, where the population is a lot different that it was 20 years ago.
MTA: Man hit, killed by train Wednesday night in Queens
Service on the Port Washington branch of the Long Island Rail Road was suspended for about an hour Wednesday night after a westbound train struck and killed a man at the station at Flushing / Main Street, a railroad official said.
Throwback Thursday: Shea Stadium opens on this date 50 years ago
It was the first of many losses at the big ballpark -- and one of countless unforgettable moments that unfolded at the Flushing-based venue.
Queens serial robber caught on surveillance camera
Police are looking for a violent serial robber snatching property in Queens, and they're hoping a surveillance photo will lead to an arrest.
The Village Voice
The 10 Best Restaurants in Flushing
It's no secret that the outer boroughs are home to some of the meltiest parts of New York's vast cultural and culinary crockpot.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Photos: Ford's Mustang turns 50
The 1965 Ford Mustang is officially revealed to the world at the New York World's Fair in Flushing, New York, on April 17, 1964.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Chicago White Sox sign pitcher Frank Francisco
Sep 09, 2012; Flushing, NY,USA; New York Mets relief pitcher Frank Francisco pitches during the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field.
The Real Deal
RKO Theater to become mixed-use condo building
Developer JK Equities is moving forward with plans to build atop the landmark RKO Keith's Theater in Flushing.
Bilingual Kids See Gifted Scores Drop After Test Changes, Parents Say
Wang's 4-year-old recently scored in the 97th percentile on the city's gifted and talented exam - a very high score, but likely not high enough to earn him a spot in the city's most elite G&T programs, like the Upper West Side's Anderson School and the Lower East Side's NEST+m .
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Suspect Wanted In String Of Bank Robberies In 3 Different Boroughs
Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help identify a suspect wanted in a string of bank robberies from Lower Manhattan to the Bronx and Queens.
Arm Wrestlers to Compete at 'Big Apple Grapple'
Calling New York's toughest: Here's your chance to throw your arm into the ring and show off your pure brute strength.
MovieTickets.com Renews Long-Term Relationship with Premiere Cinema Corporation
MovieTickets.com, a leading destination for the purchase of advance movie tickets, announced that it has renewed its long-term agreement to provide remote ticketing to Premiere Cinema Corporation.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
The Miami Herald
Mets' Niese comes off DL
Flushing, NY - The New York Mets have activated pitcher Jonathan Niese from the 15-day disabled list, with the left-hander slated to start Sunday's finale of a three-game series with the Cincinnati Reds.
Perps posing as police
From the Queens Courier : A pair of phony police officers are wanted in three armed robberies throughout Queens after they were caught on video at a Woodhaven salon, cops said.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Will Michael Schlein Stop Nyc Edc From Subsidizing Parking?
This morning, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the appointment of Michael Schlein as chair of the city's Economic Development Corporation.
Bao Shoppe Brings Toppings-Packed Steamed Buns to Steinway Street
A new eatery on Steinway Street is serving up uniquely flavored steamed bun sandwiches, with a menu that will rotate with the seasons, according to the owner.
Trial of doctor accused of selling prescriptions begins in Manhattan
Dr. Stan Xuhui Li walks in the hallway of State Supreme Court in lower Manhattan during the first day of his trial on Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Search On For Police Impersonator Robbers Terrorizing Queens
Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help them find two suspects who pretended to be police officers as they stormed into Queens businesses and robbed them.
Faith and Fear in Flushing
Meet the Mets, Indonesia
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.