Big Apple Circle cancels season after fund-raising fails

fm 7.29.16Big Apple Circus, a beloved non-profit that entertained families for decades, won’t be coming back for the 2016-17 season after not meeting its $2 million fund-raising goal. The New York staple has entertained families since 1977 with annual performances in Cunningham Park in Fresh Meadows and Lincoln Center in Manhattan.

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Fresh Meadows Sandy scammer convicted

A fm 6.26.162Fresh Meadows resident who scammed more than $87,000 from the American Red Cross and New York City by wrongly claiming to be a Hurricane Sandy victim has received a three-year conditional discharge, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced in a statement last Thursday.

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Feds bust Fresh Meadows man for $8.5M health care fraud

fm 6.26.16Sajid Javed, 45, of Fresh Meadows has been arrested and charged with being involved with a health care fraud scheme having to do with nine pharmacies in Queens and Brooklyn, according to a statement from the U.S. Department of Justice released on Wednesday.

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Here’s what the $10M-$20M NYC investment sales market looked like last week – Babaev

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From left: 187-20 Union Turnpike in Fresh Meadows, Meir Babaev and 103 St. Marks Place in the East Village

1.) The Hudson Pointe at Riverdale Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in the Bronx sold for $19.9 million. SentosaCare, New York’s largest for-profit nursing home, acquired the facility and an adjacent vacant lot along Henry Hudson Park. It’s the latest of several pricey buys SentosaCare made in the area.

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Why Buy A Home Or Apartment In Fresh Meadows, NY?

fm Fresh meadows classic Queens is one of the most desirable places to move into for many Americans and immigrants alike. For decades the borough has been flourishing economically and culturally. Fresh Meadows is a specific town in the county which we recommend to anyone looking to buy or rent an apartment in the area.

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The Big Apple Circus Is Now In Fresh Meadows

The Big Apple Circus is a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing joy and wonder to people of all ages. They provide award-winning family entertainment featuring extravagant acts from acrobats, jugglers, aerialists, clowns and animal trainers. Every year they pitch their world renowned circus tent in Cunningham Park, a breath-taking 358-acre park in Fresh Meadows, Queens.

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Police seek suspect in Fresh Meadows burglary

 MAY 20, 2016 / NEWS / CRIME & COURTS / FRESH MEADOWS Police seek suspect in Fresh Meadows burglaryPolice were looking for information about an individual with ties to a burglary in Fresh Meadows. The incident took place May 5 at a house near 174th Street and Glawin Avenue, in the confines of the 111th Police Precinct.

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107th Pct. seeks to reduce car crashes

107th Pct. seeks to reduce car crashes

Councilman Rory Lancman tells a driver about Vision Zero education week, a joint initiative between the Department of Transportation and the 107th Precinct, showing her a flier about it at the busy intersection of Union Turnpike and Utopia Parkway.

DOT, 107th Precinct and electeds aim to increase traffic safety

At one of the borough’s busiest intersections — Union Turnpike and Utopia Parkway — elected and appointed officials on Thursday touted an initiative to make the 107th Precinct a safer place.

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Queens school bus crash leaves 11 people injured, including six teens

Queens school bus crash leaves 11 people injured, including six teens

The yellow school bus struck a dark-colored sedan on 167th St. and 73rd Ave. in Fresh Meadows about 8:10 a.m., officials said.

Eleven people were hospitalized — including more than a half dozen teenagers — after a school bus collided with a car in Queens early Tuesday, officials said.

The yellow school bus struck a dark-colored sedan on 167th St. and 73rd Ave. in Fresh Meadows about 8:10 a.m., officials said.

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Keeping Your Home Guttering Clean

Keeping Your Home Guttering CleanCleaning gutters is not something that anyone likes to do. This is because it is quite a tedious job. But cleaning the gutters of your home is essential for maintaining your home.  After all, the clogged gutters of your house can play havoc with the drainage system of your home and harm it.

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