5Pointz, Queens Graffiti Warehouse, to Be Bulldozed to Build High-Rises

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Just as it seemed like street art was experiencing a rush, New York City developers have announced that Queens' own graffiti warehouse, 5Pointz, will be bulldozed. To the dismay of street artists and hip-hop fans alike, the "graffiti mecca" will be replaced by high-rises.

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Valentine's Day Massacre: Crazy Dude Brings Ex-Gal Flowers, Kills Her, Kills Himself

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‚ÄčOrders of protections didn't do a damn bit of good for poor Guimmia Villa. The 32-year-old was working at the register at Crescent Chemists, on 34th Avenue in Long Island City, when her creepy ex, Alexander Figueroa, 38, walked in with flowers at about 3:45 p.m. Thursday. The Daily News captured the scene perfectly through witnesses:

"They talk and then I heard 'Pop!'" said witness Maria Lombar, 65. "I saw her on the ground. She went down dead. Blood was all over."

Less than three days before Valentine's Day. Boy, he sure showed her. What a man. Figueroa split, and he wound up taking the coward's way out.

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