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Monday, October 21
Alternate side parking rules are suspended for Shemini Atzereth.
Meters are in effect.

Weather
• Sunny with a high of 67 degrees.

Top Stories
• U.S. troops leaving Syria are heading to western Iraq to continue operations against ISIS.

• The British government says Brexit will take place as planned on October 31 despite a delay request.

• Fans are flocking to these stairs in the Bronx that were featured in the film “Joker.”

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Lucie Arnaz – I Got The Job! Songs From My Musical Past Sun Oct 27th 3pm Lucie shares stories and anecdotes about her co-stars, and iconic songs from some of Broadway’s greatest shows. $45-$50. St. John’s University, The Little Theater, 8000 Utopia Pkwy, Jamaica.
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Queens News
• A teen riding on a scooter was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver while on her way to JFK Airport to meet her sister.

• Street safety advocates want the city to finish redesigning the new bike lanes on Queens Boulevard.

• Police are looking for three men behind a pattern of credit card robberies in Queens.

Politics
• Trump has backed out of hosting the G-7 summit at his golf resort in Miami.

• Boosted by an endorsement from AOC, Bernie Sanders returned to the campaign trail with a massive rally in Queens.

Entertainment
Jennifer Lawrence tied the knot with Cooke Maroney at a lavish wedding in Rhode Island.

Weekend Box Office
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil: $36 million
Joker (2019): $29 million
Zombieland 2: Double Tap: $26 million
The Addams Family (2016): $16 million
Gemini Man: $8.5 million

Buzzing Back

• In 1975, Elton John receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

• In 1956, actress Carrie Fisher is born in Beverly Hills. By the age of 12, she was already performing in Las Vegas with her mother.

Opinion
• The Daily News says Trump selling out our allies leads to selling out America.

• The Post calls Hillary Clinton’s conspiracies about Tulsi Gabbard sad and sick.

In the Blogs
• We Heart Astoria takes a look inside the new Ditmars restaurant and bar Rivercrest.

• Visit Ridgewood’s dark Halloween house, filled with dead doctors and scorned wives.

Trending in New York
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#90DayFiance
Pierre Delecto
#Batwoman

Scoreboard
• The Yankees fell to the Houston Astros in walk-off fashion, 6-4, to end the Bombers’ season.

• The Giants (2-5) lost to the Arizona Cardinals, 27-21.

• The Jets (1-4) host the rival New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium. Kick-off is at 8:15 p.m.

• The Rangers (2-4-0) fell short against the Vancouver Canucks, 3-2.

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18th Annual Totten Trot 5K Foot Race & Kids’ Fun Run Sun Oct 27th 9am start Waterfront course through historic Fort Totten and along Little Bay Park to Throgs Neck Bridge. Register here. Bayside Historical Society, 208 Totten Ave.
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Real Estate
• The Real Deal has the latest data on Brooklyn and Queens condo inventorythrough August 2019.

• For Sale – 54-08 64th Street, Maspeth – Detached one family home in “move-in condition” features 3 BRs, 1 bath, updated boiler, new hot water heater, granite in kitchen & bath, full finished basement, stand up attic, 6 split a/c units.  $779,000. O’Kane Realty. 718-779-1111

• For Sale – 70-18 266th Street, Floral Park – Beautiful 3 BR Ranch on oversized 100×104 lot features LR, dining area, kitchen 1.5 bath, finished basement, enclosed porch, attic.  $879,000 Carollo Real Estate. 718-747-7747 

• Sold – Fresh Meadows – A three-bedroom, 1.5 bathroom, 5,225-square-foot house at 171-17 69th Avenue for $990,000. Zillow.

Events
Astoria – 6 p.m. – Make-Up Through the Ages. Q.E.D., 27-16 23rd Ave.

Written by QTadmin

October 21st, 2019 at 9:37 am

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