9/11

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 5/07/2014 at 8:42AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: Sunshine and a few clouds. High 67. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Wednesday night: Cloudy skies early, then off and on rain showers overnight. Low 52. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

Bayside police cadet who died on 9/11 honored with street co-naming
Bayside police cadet who died on 9/11 honored with street co-naming
Northeast Liam La Guerre 4/29/2014 at 1:32PM

Salman Hamdani lost his life trying to help people on 9/11 and for his sacrifice, Community Board 11 and Councilman Paul Vallone honored him by co-naming 204th Street in Bayside, where he grew up, as “Salman Hamdani Way.” But his mother, Talat, believes it’s just the first step toward getting the recognition he deserves after the injustice he received.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/20/2013 at 7:58AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Generally cloudy. High 48. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy this evening. Fog developing late. Low 43. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: The David Leonhardt Trio The David Leonhardt Trio, an internationally acclaimed jazz group will have fingers snapping and toes tapping as they present [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 9/12/2013 at 8:03AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Mostly cloudy in the morning, then overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. High of 86. Winds from the South at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%. Thursday night: Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers. Low of 68. Winds from the SW at 10 [...]

9/11 anniversary remembered in Queens
9/11 anniversary remembered in Queens
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 9/11/2013 at 12:24PM

Annual memorial a touching tribute Every September 11 for the past 12 years, Linda Catalano has placed a memorial of candles and a poster outside her house. She pays tribute to all the lives lost that faithful day, but especially her friend, Lieutenant Robert Wallace of FDNY Engine Company 205 Ladder 118 in Brooklyn and [...]

9/11 anniversary events around Queens
9/11 anniversary events around Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 9/06/2013 at 4:08PM

Maspeth Memorial Park There will be prayers, laying of wreaths, musical performances and poetry readings at 11 a.m. on Saturday, September 7 at the Maspeth Memorial Park, located on 69th Street and Grand Avenue. East Elmhurst The second annual Remember Me Run will be taking place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, September 7 at St. Michael’s Cemetery, located on [...]

Op-Ed: Time is running out – October 3 deadline for sick 9/11 First Responders and survivors
News Op-Ed 7/14/2013 at 1:49PM

CONGRESSMEMBER CAROLYN MALONEY The horrific terrorist attacks of 9/11 affected all of us, but survivors and the brave First Responders , many of whom risked everything to provide emergency aid, have suffered incomparable health problems and financial loss in the years following this awful tragedy. Recognizing that many of the victims of 9/11 continued to [...]