Queens’ Morning Roundup

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Headlines from around the web.
Headlines from around the web.

TODAY’S FORECAST

Monday: Clear. High of 66. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Monday night: Clear. Low of 50. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

 EVENT OF THE DAY: Free senior fitness classes at Queens parks

This fall, the CityParks Seniors Fitness program will offer free yoga instruction and tennis lessons at four Queens parks. The activities, which are open to New Yorkers 60 and older, begin the week of September 23 and will take place twice a week at each park through November 1. Click here for more info or to submit an event of your own

Woman attacked by pit bull in Queens

A woman was hospitalized Sunday evening, after she was attacked by a pit bull belonging to a friend in Queens. Read more: CBS New York

NYPD steps up security in response to Kenya attack

The NYPD has heightened security at key locations around the city in response to the ongoing attack on a mall in Kenya that killed dozens, though officials say there are no specific threats to the city. Read more: NBC New York

Queens man To make 4th attempt to row across Atlantic

A Queens man said this weekend that he will once again attempt to row across the Atlantic Ocean, in an effort to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS. Read more: CBS New York

Woman attempts to enter 9/11 Memorial with loaded gun

On Sunday afternoon, a woman with a loaded gun attempted to enter the 9/11 Memorial. Read more: ABC New York

‘Modern Family,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ crowned at Emmys

The Emmys lived up to its reputation as the least predictable entertainment awards show. Read more: AP