NEWS YOU CAN USE: Weekend closure on Verrazano-Narrows Bridge


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NEWS YOU CAN USE Verrazano-Narrows Bridge Staten Island bound lower-level closure The lower-level of the Staten Island bound Verrazano-Narrows Bridge will be closed to all traffic between midnight and 6 p.m. on Sunday, May 1 for the annual TD Bank Five Boro Bike Tour. The BQE and the Belt Parkway approaches to the upper level […]

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Weekend Street Closures in Queens


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Weekend Street Closures During this year’s Middle Village Veteran’s Day Parade on Sunday, November 6 the following streets will be closed: 80th Street between Juniper Valley Road and Metropolitan Avenue and Metropolitan Avenue between 80th Street and 65th Lane. The 2011 ING NYC Marathon will also close multiple streets in Queens.  the closures include:             […]

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PEOPLE MAKING A BUZZ


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ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS The listed local students have been recognized by their colleges or universities for the following achievements: GRADUATIONS University at Albany Winter 2010 Graduates Anthony Fini of New Hyde Park – Cum Laude – BA in Biology Nalini Kalanadhabhatta of New Hyde Park – Cum Laude – BS in Biology Crystal Turner of Astoria […]

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PEOPLE MAKING A BUZZ


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ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS The listed local students have been recognized by their colleges or universities for the following achievements: GRADUATIONS Pace Law School Alokananda Dutta of Sunnyside – JD degree Charles F. Scott of Astoria – JD degree Aleksandr Khutoryansky of Flushing – JD degree Yulia Kourasheva of Flushing – JD degree Jiaying Song of Flushing […]

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PEOPLE MAKING A BUZZ


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ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS The listed local students have been recognized by their colleges or universities for the following achievements: GRADUATIONS Pace Law School Alokananda Dutta of Sunnyside – JD degree Charles F. Scott of Astoria – JD degree Aleksandr Khutoryansky of Flushing – JD degree Yulia Kourasheva of Flushing – JD degree Jiaying Song of Flushing […]

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PEOPLE MAKING A BUZZ


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ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS The listed local students have been recognized by their colleges or universities for the following achievements: GRADUATIONS Pace Law School Alokananda Dutta of Sunnyside – JD degree Charles F. Scott of Astoria – JD degree Aleksandr Khutoryansky of Flushing – JD degree Yulia Kourasheva of Flushing – JD degree Jiaying Song of Flushing […]

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Mayor’s win means Queens wins too


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Mike Bloomberg’s re-election to a third term is an impressive feat. Sure, many say his victory was never in doubt, buoyed by a virtually limitless campaign budget, overmatching a frequently hapless and under-funded opponent. Nevertheless, running as a Republican in a city dominated by Democrats, in a year where voters are uneasy about the economy […]

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Motola is a marathon man


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Andrew Motola is certainly in shape to turn in a decent time in the upcoming New York City Marathon when action begins at 9:10 a.m. on the Staten Island side of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge on Sunday, November 1.             Running is not new for the 45-year-old Motola, who also competes in triathlons.    […]

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Motola is a marathon man


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Andrew Motola is certainly in shape to turn in a decent time in the upcoming New York City Marathon when action begins at 9:10 a.m. on the Staten Island side of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge on Sunday, November 1.             Running is not new for the 45-year-old Motola, who also competes in triathlons.    […]

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Tour Queens with an expert guide


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When traveling across Queens, the most ethnically diverse county in the United States, it is easy to miss a neighborhood or two. Now, thanks to LaGuardia Community College’s Adult and Continuing Education Division, residents can explore all parts of the borough with two walking tours set for September 29 and October 6. The tours will […]

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