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Petco, other shops overcome Sandy setbacks
Petco, other shops overcome Sandy setbacks
South Terence M. Cullen 4/30/2013 at 9:20AM

As the days and months since Sandy tick by, businesses in south Queens are rising from the rubble and returning to normalcy. There was “paws” for applause on Saturday, April 27 as the Howard Beach Petco reopened. It had closed six months ago due to damage from Sandy. Animals both big and small—all the way [...]

Hurricane Sandy photos and videos
Hurricane Sandy photos and videos
News Queens Courier Staff 10/30/2012 at 11:00AM

In addition to giving you the latest information on Hurricane Sandy, QueensCourier.com will be posting photos and videos from our reporters and others here. Old Howard Beach (Photo by Victoria Holt) Belle Harbor (Photo by Victoria Holt) Woodhaven Boulevard blocked by a downed tree. (THE COURIER/Photo by Billy Rennison) Sanitation begin cleaning up near Juniper Valley [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/01/2012 at 7:59AM

2012 Scripps National Spelling Bee: Arvind Mahankali of Queens finishes third for second straight year New York’s reigning wordsmith again came achingly close to a title at the Scripps National Spelling Bee Thursday, notching a third-place place finish for the second straight year. Arvind Mahankali of Bayside Hills, Queens, who was sponsored by the Daily [...]

NYPD searching for Corona armed robber
NYPD searching for Corona armed robber
News Billy Rennison 3/12/2012 at 11:42AM

Police are looking for a suspect in connection with two Corona armed robberies. The first incident occurred just before midnight on Sunday, February 12 at the Papa John’s on National Street, police said. The suspect entered the pizza joint armed with a gun and demanded money from the cashier. When the victim did not immediately [...]