TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Sun and clouds mixed. High 31. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy skies this evening will become overcast overnight. Low 24. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph
The Health Department is warning customers of Chinatown seafood markets in Queens and other parts of the city about an outbreak of a rare skin infection.
The Year of the Horse is galloping in with an array of exciting cultural festivities, including Flushing’s annual Lunar New Year parade.
Flushing and Chinatown lawmakers are still pushing to get the city to recognize Lunar New Year as an official school holiday. “It’s time we show the proper respect to the Asian-American community,” said State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky. “Lunar New Year is a time when families, from near and far, come together to celebrate.” Absence [...]
After finalizing his divorce from Katie Holmes this summer, Tom Cruise appears to be dating again, but it’s not a fellow actor, it’s a New York City restaurant manager and Queens native. According to In Touch, the 50-year-old “Jack Reacher” star is wooing a 26-year-old brunette named Cynthia Jorge, who works at Beauty & Essex in [...]
JFK Terminal Reopens After Metal Detector Malfunction. Things are back to normal at JFK Airport after a terminal had to be evacuated Saturday morning. The Transportation Security Administration closed Terminal 7 for about two hours after TSA workers discovered that a metal detector malfunctioned, which meant a number of people went through security without being properly [...]
City tries to squelch 911 disaster report [New York Post]
One dead as subway trains hit two men [New York Post]
Dolan Marks Start Of Holy Week With Palm Sunday Mass [NY1]
Coney Island Rides Soar As Fun-Filled Season Begins [NY1]
Brooklyn baby drowns in tub [New York Post]
Woman disappears on Chinatown street [Fox News]
NY Knicks hold off on Jeremy Lin injury announcement until after NBA playoff ticket deadline passes [Daily News]
Drunk teachers arrested after cops find cocaine, dagger in vehicle [Daily News]