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  1. City to Open Women's Homeless Shelter at Long Island City HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 |

    The city will open a homeless shelter for women at a hotel in Long Island City later this week, spurred by rising number of single adult women entering the shelter system, officials said. The new shelter will open Friday at Verve Hotel on 29th Street and 40th Avenue in Dutch Kills, where it will house up to 200 women and offer social services like mental health treatment and money management.


  2. Black Ministers Meet With Top Cuomo Advisors on LaGuardia Minority HiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 7 |

    Some of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's top aides told an influential group of black ministers Tuesday that the state would push for minority-owned firms to receive 30 percent of the highest level contracts to rebuild LaGuardia Airport's central terminal . The 90-minute meeting at Cuomo's Midtown offices came a day after DNAinfo New York reported that the group, Mobilizing Preachers and Communities, threatened to pull their support for the governor if minority-owned firms were not named as equity partners in the $4 billon plan to rebuild the airport.


  3. Captain boots cranky air marshal from his planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | New York Daily News

    A tough-as-nails captain booted a federal air marshal off his plane after the cranky man threatened to file an official complaint about a flight attendant who spilled a drink. The bizarre incident is described in a discrimination lawsuit filed Monday by David Maldonado, an air marshal who appears to have a bit of a chip on his shoulder.


  4. Correcting and Replacing Hospeco Partners in Pilot Program to Advance Womena s Health InitiativeRead the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | Business Wire

    HOSPECO, a leading manufacturer of personal and facility cleaning and protection products, has partnered with New York City council member Julissa Ferreras-Copeland and the NYC Department of Education in providing the first dispenser of free feminine hygiene products at a public high school. The girls' restroom at the High School for Arts and Business, in councilwoman Ferreras-Copeland's district, received the dispenser and will receive free sanitary napkins and tampons for the school year.


  5. Drag Racing Wars From Queens' Past Inspire New MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 18 |

    Nearly 30 years ago, a drag racer from East Elmhurst was killed on Francis Lewis Boulevard after a neighbor - fed up with what some said was constant racing behind his house - allegedly poured oil onto the street. Twenty-year-old Kenneth Miret was racing another driver when his 1987 Ford Mustang convertible hit a slick of oil, according to a New York Times report at the time .


  6. Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Gabriela Aguilar-Vallinos, 27, on City Island BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 |

    Three people lost their lives in New York City traffic last weekend, including a woman bicycling home from her job in the Bronx. She was killed by a hit-and-run driver who remains on the loose.


  7. The Dynamism of Venturesome New Yorkers: 'If You Want Country Living, Move to the Country'Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 13 |

    One cannot live any closer to the terminals of La Guardia Airport than the residents of East Elmhurst, Queens. Some homes sit only a few hundred yards away from the control tower, on the opposite side of the Grand Central Parkway.


  8. NYCa s roads run red after series of deadly car accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 12 | New York Post

    Police at the scene where a 27-year-old cyclist was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in City Island on Friday night. A bicyclist was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver on City Island in one of four accidents that left three people dead and another critically injured across The Bronx, Brooklyn and Queens late Friday into early Saturday, cops said.


  9. Collision causes van to slam into Woodside medical buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 10 | Jackson Heights News

    A mini-van collided with a taxi in Woodside this morning, sending the van through the sidewall of a medical building. "I heard a big bang, then all of the sudden i saw people run over there," said Eddie, who works nearby.


  10. Grades 6, 7, 8 Social Studies Teacher - Our Lady of Fatima SchoolRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    GRADES 6, 7, 8 SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER Education: Middle/High School, FT Employee Our Lady of Fatima School (East Elmhurst, NY) Our Lady of Fatima School is seeking a Social Studies teacher for grades 6, 7, and 8. Experience is preferred but not required.


  11. East Elmhurst Wine Shop Plans Tapas Bar Across the StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 |

    The owners of a boutique wine shop plan to serve up their global selection of wines - plus craft beer and an array of snacks - in a new bar across the street from their shop. Addictive Boutique Winery opened in 2013 as an extension to owner Francisco Diaz's clothing shop on 87th Street, just off Northern Boulevard.


  12. Fugitive From Justice Is Caught in GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 |

    Greenwich Police assisted the marshals' New York State Task Force in the arrest of Ezza A. Cromartie, 31, of East Elmhurst, NY. The marshals had obtained an arrest warrant for Cromartie charging him with felony violation of probation.


  13. City Launching $47M Clean-Up To End Rotten Egg Smell Near LaGuardiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 |

    The noxious smell from Flushing Bay will be pumped out thanks to a multi-million dollar project to dredge it of the sludge that's accumulated at its bottom for years, officials said. The Department of Environmental Protection will begin dredging sediment from the bottom of Flushing Bay in 2016, according to a city official, at a cost of $47 million.


  14. Real Estate Round-Up: 7 Lovely Dwellings In Jackson Heights Asking Less Than $1MRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2015 | Curbed

    The average Manhattan home costs $1.8 million , but this isn't a city of millionaires just yet. Pockets of affordability do exist, and Curbed's new feature aims to highlight the loveliest homes on the market in these less expensive enclaves.


  15. City guilted me over shelter woes, says state senatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Manuel Juela, right, his son Ellis, middle, and Emsley, left in front of their house which locates right across from the homeless shelter. First the city opened another homeless shelter in his district - then it suggested he was callous when he complained, a Queens state senator charged Monday.


  16. Queens Home Team Announces Another 2BR/2BTH Coop in Forest Hills, NY For SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | Jackson Heights News

    Privacy, great views, and convenience are featured in this lovely Forest Hills Coop for Sale. Offered for sale by George Herrera, Abigail Herrera, and the Queens Home Team at Keller Williams Realty.


  17. Let's Travel to New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | South Florida Blade

    People from all over the world are mesmerized by New York City. Millions of people left their homelands to start a better life in this city, and the influence the City had on their work ethic has been permanently imprinted into the American way of life.


  18. Church Hill Classics Announces the 12 Proudest Moment Photo Contest FinalistsRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2015 |

    Church Hill Classics , a leading manufacturer in the college diploma frame industry, has chosen the 12 Finalists in its Frame My Proudest Moment Contest 2015. CHC asked entrants to submit a photo of a proud moment in their lives along with an accompanying description that explains why this moment is special to them.


  19. LaGuardia taxi bribery scheme uncoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Queens Crap

    From the Queens Courier : Seven airport taxi dispatchers were busted in an undercover sting operation and charged with unlawfully receiving cash bribes in a taxi-dispatching scheme at LaGuardia Airport, prosecutors said. The seven defendants are all employees of Port Authority contractor Gateway Group One Frontline Services: Louis Evens, 57, of Valley Stream; Delia Gonzalez, 51, of East Elmhurst; Algimir Kabir, 60, of Kew Gardens; Claudine Roberts, 33, of the Bronx; Claude Tobias, 33, of the Bronx; Gary Luc Valerius, 55, of Valley Stream; and Michael Zalt, 66, of Woodside.


  20. 2 killed, 1 injured by cars in 15-minute span on NYC roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | New York Daily News

    Two people were killed and a third badly injured when they were hit by vehicles in a horrific 15-minute span Wednesday afternoon, police said. The carnage began at 3:45 p.m., when a bicyclist in his 40s was struck on 92nd St. near 30th Ave. in East Elmhurst, Queens, by a driver who fled police said.


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