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  1. Mets act as if they're old hands at this winning thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Newsday

    New York Mets rightfielder Curtis Granderson is greeted in the dugout after he scores in a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Thursday, April 23, 2015. Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke When it was over, after the Mets had upped their once-in-a-generation winning streak to 11 games with Thursday's 6-3 victory over the Braves, the clubhouse doors swung open.

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  2. NYC weekend subway service changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | Newsday

    Before making plans, get to know the MTA subway changes for the weekend. Check the MTA's handy Weekender for extra help.

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  3. Painter JoAnne Von Zwehl on the fine art of changing your lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Newsday

    From left, srtist JoAnne Von Zwehl, of Brookville, with her mentor and art teacher Vivian S. Christopoulos, of Flushing, stand in front of a painting of Von Zwehl's on Monday, March 16, 2015 in Smithtown. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost From left, srtist JoAnne Von Zwehl, of Brookville, with her mentor and art teacher Vivian S. Christopoulos, of Flushing, stand in front of a painting of Von Zwehl's on Monday, March 16, 2015 in Smithtown.

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  4. Love Story: Maria and Joseph Messina, West HempsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Newsday

    The 1969 lunar landing prompted Joseph Messina to propose to his future wife Maria. The West Hempstead couple were married in 1971 and celebrated their 43rd anniversary last year.

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  5. Rev up NYC's bus serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Newsday

    The M34 and M34A Select Bus Service runs east and west along 34th street in Manhattan, offering faster travel times than the local buses. Photo Credit: Nancy Borowick The M34 and M34A Select Bus Service runs east and west along 34th street in Manhattan, offering faster travel times than the local buses.

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  6. LIRR service restored after person struck on trucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Newsday

    The Long Island Rail Road on Thursday said it had restored service in both directions on its Port Washington branch after a brief outage caused by a train striking and killing a person on the tracks. The death occurred at the Flushing Main Street station, forcing the railroad to shut the line at 5:02 p.m., said Meredith Daniels, a spokeswoman for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

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  7. NYC needs to do more to meet goal of 20 Select Bus Routes by 2017, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Newsday

    The M34 and M34A Select Bus Service runs east and west along 34th street in Manhattan, offering faster travel times than the local buses. Photo Credit: Nancy Borowick The M34 and M34A Select Bus Service runs east and west along 34th street in Manhattan, offering faster travel times than the local buses.

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  8. Man used fake bar codes to return items for higher prices, say copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Newsday

    A Queens man was arrested Monday in an ongoing scheme to defraud Home Depot stores throughout Nassau County and the metropolitan area, Nassau police said. Changzhan Zhou, 26, of 61-55 146th St. in Flushing, manufactured UPC bar code stickers for similar, but more expensive items than those he purchased and then returned them without a receipt for the greater amount between September 2014 and... A Queens man was arrested Monday in an ongoing scheme to defraud Home Depot stores throughout Nassau County and the metropolitan area, Nassau police said.

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  9. Fred Wilpon 'optimistic' about Mets, but light on detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Newsday

    Wilpon has been tight-lipped regarding his own club for years, turning down requests for state-of-the-team sessions that used to be regular events both in Port St. Lucie and Flushing. But with the Mets apparently coming out of a long rebuild under Sandy Alderson, Wilpon did say on Thursday that he was "optimistic" about the 2015 club, more so than he had been about any Mets team in recent years.

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  10. Teens arrested in October burglaries in Nassau CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Newsday

    A Bronx teenager was arrested Tuesday, suspected of being the second teen in two October burglaries in Nassau County, police said. Tomas Rios, 16, of 190 E. 206th Grand Concourse, was arrested in Queens by Third Squad detectives on charges he took part in residential burglaries on Oct. 7 in Great Neck Estates and on Oct. 28 in Flower Hill, police said.

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  11. Michael D'Andre, former Suffolk lawmaker, dies at 92Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Newsday

    Former Suffolk Legis. Michael D'Andre, a horticulturist and nursery owner who sponsored the county's first smoking ban, has died, his family said.

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  12. Seeing conflict in human, not political, termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Newsday

    Sunset over Manhattan on September 1, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Julian Finney Do you remember the last time NYC was this polarized? How about America? How do we reverse this? Here's a crazy idea: Stop politicizing everything.

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  13. NYPD: 2 more arrested in threats against policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Newsday

    The NYPD said a Queens man was arrested on weapon charges after a witness reported hearing him make threats against police. Elvin Payamps, 38, was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a man at a bank on Metropolitan Avenue in Flushing said he overhead a man on his cellphone talk about having firearms and killing police.

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  14. Great Neck South grad shares heritage, spreads awareness of Armenian genocide through debut playRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Newsday

    Anoush Baghdassarian, 19, of Great Neck, published her first play "Found," focusing on the impact of the Armenian genocide when she was still a senior at Great Neck South High School. Baghdassarian, now a freshman in college, hopes her play can be used as an educational tool in schools.

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  15. Stan Li, doctor who sold painkillers to David Laffer, set to be sentenced in deaths of two patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Newsday

    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. Photo Credit: Charles Eckert 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.

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  16. NY Sikh Games attract hundreds to Glen CoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Newsday

    Jagdeep Jagdeep, left, of the Bullets from Astoria, plays against Ravinder Zoria, of the Young Guns from Flushing, during a basketball competition of the 3rd Annual Sikh Games at Glen Cove High School, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. Photo Credit: Steve Pfost Jagdeep Jagdeep, left, of the Bullets from Astoria, plays against Ravinder Zoria, of the Young Guns from Flushing, during a basketball competition of the 3rd Annual Sikh Games at Glen Cove High School, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014.

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  17. Doctor from Manhasset charged with defrauding insurance companies says Queens DARead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Newsday

    A Queens doctor from Manhasset has been charged with defrauding insurance companies out of more than $25,000 by billing them for medical services he never provided to patients, Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown announced Thursday. Brown's office said Dr. Stanley-Sangwook Kim, 41, who has a medical practice in Flushing and is the director of the surgical residency program at St. John's Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, was arraigned Wednesday night and released on his own recognizance.

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  18. Three taken to hospital after hit by NICE bus in Great Neck, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Newsday

    A NICE bus is held Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, after police say it struck two women and a child trying to cross South Middle Neck Road in Great Neck. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp A NICE bus is held Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, after police say it struck two women and a child trying to cross South Middle Neck Road in Great Neck.

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  19. Flushing Financial net rises; credit quality higherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Newsday

    Flushing Financial Corp. of Lake Success said third quarter net income rose by almost 19 percent from a year earlier despite a drop in net interest income from a one-time charge. The Lake Success-based parent of the 17-branch Flushing Bank said net income for the three months ended Sept.

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  20. Young LI cellist Justin Jun Yu charms Ellen DeGeneresRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Newsday

    When Justin Jun Yu -- age 8 -- was invited to play the cello on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," he says he was nervous. But not about playing the instrument on TV.

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