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Little Boxes

The intersection of 195th Street and 58th Avenue, Queens, NY, in 1941: And today:
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On 14th St., A Perilous Intersection

United States / New York : The Local: East Village (3 years ago)

It probably came as little surprise to East Villagers that the neighborhood is home to two of the city’s most perilous intersections, including Third Avenue and East 14th Street tied for the fifth most dangerous intersection in Manh... Read Post

Another Dead Body Found In Snow-Covered Queens Car

United States / New York : Gothamist (4 years ago)

A 31-year-old man was found dead inside a snow-covered BMW on Newtown Avenue and 28th Street (ABC7 says 28th Road but it doesn't intersect with Newtown Avenue) in Astoria just after midnight last night. The car was locked, and polic... Read Post

Water Main Breaks, Queens Neighborhood Flooded

United States / New York : Gothamist (4 years ago)

A 12-inch water main near the intersection of 140th Avenue and 159th Street in Springfield Gardens, Queens broke before 5 a.m. this morning, leaving many street flooded and some residents with six feet of water in their homes. Resid... Read Post

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