Forest Hills opera singer competing for America’s vote on ‘AGT’ this week


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Photo by: Eric Liebowitz/NBC

A Texas-born, afro-sporting woman who enjoys football and mixed martial arts is not who most people imagine when they think of an opera singer.

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Forest Hills man busted for collecting dead mom’s Holocaust survivor benefits


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A Forest Hills resident is accused of stealing more than $56,000 in Holocaust survivor benefits from the German government that should have stopped following his mother’s death, the district attorney’s office said.

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Forest Hills cook competes in Bacon World Championship on new reality show


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Photo courtesy of 2013 World Food Championships

A Forest Hills cook will try to bring home the bacon on a new reality show. Adrian Ashby, 36, a home chef, is appearing on this Thursday’s episode of FYI channel’s “World Food Championships,” airing at 10 p.m.

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Forest Hills restaurant files claim demanding city pay for damage done by snow plow


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A Forest Hills restaurant that suffered thousands of dollars in damage from a Department of Sanitation plow truck accident wants the city to pay for the repairs.

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VIDEO: NYC plow truck sends trash can of snow, ice into Forest Hills restaurant


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Video and photos courtesy of Elias Kalogiros/Exo Cafe

Several customers were injured after a New York City Department of Sanitation plow truck sent snow, ice and debris flying into a Forest Hills restaurant Thursday night.

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