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Leaders pushing to save Flushing row houses
Leaders pushing to save Flushing row houses
Business Liam La Guerre 7/31/2014 at 3:12PM

Politicians and civic representatives are still pushing for a way to save row houses, after yet another residence on 56th Road was gobbled up by a developer, who has already begun to expand it from a single-family residence to a multi-family home.

Put an end to anchor babies
Letters Letters 7/31/2014 at 11:03AM

The current flood of kids overwhelming our southern border diverts media attention from another major crisis — maternity migration (also called birth tourism). Pregnant women and their partners come here to obtain automatic U.S. citizenship for kids born on our soil, granted under the 14th Amendment. This exodus is not just from poor areas like Mexico & Central America, but also from wealthy nations like [...]

No. 7 rated best subway line: report
No. 7 rated best subway line: report
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 7/30/2014 at 1:48PM

For the seventh time in 16 years the No. 7 line has placed first in an annual review conducted by the transit advocacy group, Straphangers Campaign.

One killed, six injured in Astoria crash
One killed, six injured in Astoria crash
Police Cristabelle Tumola 7/28/2014 at 8:18AM

A crash in Astoria on Sunday left one person dead and six hurt, including three children and a pedestrian, after the driver had a medical episode moments before the accident, cops said.

Elegant Chinese dining
Elegant Chinese dining
Dining Pearl Adler 7/27/2014 at 8:01PM

It is a busy block as Northern Boulevard goes into Great Neck from Little Neck and for many years the border block was home to the popular Chinese restaurant Harvest Buffet. It has been totally reborn literally from top to bottom with new management and it’s terrific dining.

Motorcycle rider dies in St. Albans collision
Police Liam La Guerre 7/27/2014 at 4:10PM

Pastor De La Cruz, 45, was traveling eastbound on Liberty Avenue around 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Farmers Boulevard when he lost control of his Suzuki GSXR 750 motorcycle, cops said.