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Queens priest seeks to preserve ancient language
Queens priest seeks to preserve ancient language
Southwest Queens Courier Staff 4/17/2014 at 10:23AM

The Rev. Joseph Palackal saves more than souls. The parochial vicar at St. Stanislaus Kotska Church in Maspeth is trying to save the ancient language of Aramaic, said to be spoken by Jesus and early Christians.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 4/17/2014 at 7:24AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Mostly sunny. High 51. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Thursday night: Mainly clear. Low 36. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.

Port Authority bids farewell to K-9 partner
Port Authority bids farewell to K-9 partner
News Angy Altamirano 4/16/2014 at 2:18PM

The Port Authority Police Department said goodbye to one of its best friends, a German shepherd named Phoenix, who helped protect the city’s travelers for over seven years.