Aqueduct Racetrack

What to do if there is an LIRR strike
What to do if there is an LIRR strike
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 7/12/2014 at 1:46PM

As contract negotiations continue to stall and the impending LIRR strike draws closer each day, the MTA released its contingency plan Friday to address the 300,000 riders that would be stranded daily with the loss of train service.

Pol: Racino money should go to Aqueduct
Pol: Racino money should go to Aqueduct
South Maggie Hayes 2/25/2014 at 3:50PM

Following years of neglect and two recent crimes, one Queens pol wants to turn the Aqueduct Racetrack from a “national disgrace” back into a community gem.

Aqueduct Racetrack hosting street art show ‘Murals’
Arts & Music Queens Courier Staff 11/22/2013 at 12:03PM

The grandstand walls at Aqueduct Racetrack will serve as canvasses for 11 contemporary urban artists who will transform the first floor of New York City’s only racetrack into a horse racing-themed street art show entitled “Aqueduct Murals,” opening to the public on Saturday, November 23. “New York City is arguably the Mecca of street art [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/09/2013 at 7:35AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Friday: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers, then a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 81. Winds from the SW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70% with rainfall amounts near 0.7 in. possible. Friday Night: Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers, then a [...]

Aqueduct convention center scrapped, Willets Point eyed
Aqueduct convention center scrapped, Willets Point eyed
News Terence M. Cullen 6/04/2012 at 11:21AM

Willets Point might become the new destination for a convention center, after it was announced that plans for one near the Aqueduct Racetrack have fallen through. Governor Andrew Cuomo acknowledged Friday, June 1, that talks for what would have been the largest convention center in the country were not working out. Any future plans to [...]