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Police: Suspects wanted for Flushing bank robbery
Police: Suspects wanted for Flushing bank robbery
Northeast Maggie Hayes 12/29/2013 at 5:33PM

Police are looking for two suspects who allegedly robbed a bank at gunpoint Friday night. About 7:10 p.m., the pair entered a TD Bank on Main Street in Flushing. The first suspect took out a firearm, announced a robbery and ordered a bank employee to the ground, police said. The second jumped over a counter, [...]

Suspect wanted in Flushing restaurant robbery
Suspect wanted in Flushing restaurant robbery
Police Queens Courier Staff 5/29/2013 at 2:54PM

Police are looking for a man wanted for taking cash from a Flushing restaurant earlier this month. According to the NYPD, the suspect entered the Oceanica Seafood Restaurant, located at 37-02 Main Street, around 8:15 a.m. on Saturday, May 11 and removed money from the cash register. The suspect is described as a male Hispanic, [...]

New $1 Flushing buses may be illegal
New $1 Flushing buses may be illegal
News Melissa Chan 7/10/2012 at 9:43AM

A battle is brewing in downtown Flushing between recently emerged $1 buses that are taking away customers from a cutthroat competitor, and authorities who say the new set of wheels could be operating illegally. Hordes of passengers lined up single file on 41st Avenue and Main Street for a $1 trip to Chinatown in Manhattan [...]

No. 7 train expansion to New Jersey may steam ahead
News Billy Rennison 11/09/2011 at 11:39AM

The next stop on the No. 7 train may soon be New Jersey. After Mayor Michael Bloomberg first announced his intention to extend the Flushing line into New Jersey, the plan had gone through ups and downs, but now the idea seems to be on the express line. The mayor has reportedly spent $250,000 on [...]