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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/10/2013 at 7:22AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Tuesday: Snow likely. Temps nearly steady in the low to mid 30s. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. 3 to 5 inches of snow expected. Tuesday Night: Clear skies. Low 21F. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: The Re-Gift of the Magi  This comedic play reveals why the Wise Men [...]

Astoria takes center stage in new ABC drama
Astoria takes center stage in new ABC drama
Entertainment Angy Altamirano 9/20/2013 at 11:16AM

A group of Astoria gas station employees will face the ups and downs of winning the lottery this fall on ABC. Premiering on Tuesday, September 24, ABC’s new drama series “Lucky 7” will follow seven employees at Queens’ fictional Gold Star Gas N’ Shop who for years have contributed to a lottery pool. The group’s [...]

Queens-born ‘Bachelor’ contestant dead at 29 of apparent suicide
Queens-born ‘Bachelor’ contestant dead at 29 of apparent suicide
Entertainment Cristabelle Tumola 8/15/2013 at 10:58AM

A former contestant on “The Bachelor” who was born in Howard Beach died Wednesday of an apparent suicide, according to reports. Gia Allemand, 29, appeared on season 14 of the ABC reality dating show, competing for the affection of Jake Pavelka, coming in third. She was also on another ABC show, “The Bachelor Pad,” and worked [...]

Astoria chef competes on ABC reality show ‘The Taste’
Astoria chef competes on ABC reality show ‘The Taste’
Entertainment Alexa Altman 2/12/2013 at 9:02AM

The freshest face of foodie television is as fiery as her cooking. Diane DiMeo, a self-taught Astoria chef and aspiring restaurateur, is a contestant on “The Taste,” a new ABC program that teams ambitious cooks with kitchen veterans for blind taste tests, battling it out for $100,000, a car and gastronomic glory. DiMeo, who was [...]