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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/05/2014 at 7:38AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: A mix of clouds and sun. High 38. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night: A few clouds. Low 18. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/04/2014 at 8:04AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Partly cloudy skies this morning will become overcast during the afternoon. High near 30. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Cloudy early with some clearing expected late. Low 24. Winds light and variable.

State Senator Peralta goes on the record on Huntley wiretap
State Senator Peralta goes on the record on Huntley wiretap
Politics Terence M. Cullen 5/16/2013 at 3:10PM

State Senator Jose Peralta says he did not have any illegal discussions with his former colleague, Shirley Huntley, when she secretly recorded him last year. “I was as surprised as anybody to have my name on this list,” Peralta told The Queens Courier. “I did no wrong-doing whatsoever. I know that nothing on these tapes [...]

Malcolm Smith back to work following bribery arrest
Malcolm Smith back to work following bribery arrest
Politics Maggie Hayes 4/17/2013 at 2:21PM

State Senator Malcolm Smith is back to work following his arrest earlier this month on corruption charges. “We’re serving the people just as we usually do,” said a Smith spokesperson. “We’ve been helping them as we always have.” On Tuesday, April 2, Smith was arrested along with Councilmember Dan Halloran for allegedly trying to rig [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/10/2013 at 7:38AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Partly cloudy. High of 48. Winds from the NW at 10 to 15 mph. Thursday night: Clear in the evening, then partly cloudy. Low of 36. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT OF THE DAY: Urinetown: The Musical Winner of three Tony awards and one of the most uproariously funny musicals [...]

Cuomo takes aim at guns, Sandy relief during State of the State address
Cuomo takes aim at guns, Sandy relief during State of the State address
Politics Terence M. Cullen 1/09/2013 at 5:58PM

Governor Andrew Cuomo has vowed New York will become the nation’s leader in gun safety laws in wake of recent shootings. At his annual State of the State address on January 9, Cuomo put forth a seven-point agenda that would lead to some of the tightest gun regulations in the country – particularly aimed at [...]

Cuomo to hold New Year’s open house at Executive Mansion
Cuomo to hold New Year’s open house at Executive Mansion
News Billy Rennison 12/27/2012 at 9:20AM

Want to spend New Year’s with the governor? Well, here’s your chance. Governor Andrew Cuomo is opening the doors to the Executive Mansion in Albany on New Year’s Day and he’s invited the whole state to join him. The open house will take place from 1-3 p.m. All adults over 16 wishing to join the [...]

Four more US soldiers face court martial over alleged hazing death of New York GI
Four more US soldiers face court martial over alleged hazing death of New York GI
News Jay Lane 3/06/2012 at 9:25AM

Four more US soldiers face court martial over alleged hazing death of New York GI Four more US soldiers are facing a possible court martial over the alleged hazing death in Afghanistan of a 19-year-old fellow serviceman of Chinese descent. The recommendation from military investigators follows a preliminary hearing at Kandahar Air Field on Monday. Seven [...]