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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/18/2014 at 7:58AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Sunny. High 42. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Tuesday night: Clear skies. Low 31. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.

City drops suit over anti-profiling law
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/05/2014 at 1:19PM

As part of a series of reforms to the NYPD’s stop-and-frisk policy, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday the city is dropping a lawsuit that prohibits “bias-based” profiling by police officers.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/26/2014 at 7:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: Light snow this morning giving way to partly cloudy conditions this afternoon. High near 30. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch. Wednesday night: Clear skies. Low around 15. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.

Queens lawmaker wants fire hydrants tagged with markers
Queens lawmaker wants fire hydrants tagged with markers
Politics Melissa Chan 2/25/2014 at 11:34AM

All New York City hydrants should be tagged with high-flying flags to be spotted more easily during snowstorms, a Queens lawmaker is proposing. Councilmember Mark Weprin is reintroducing legislation this March that would require markers be placed at least three feet above hydrants.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/25/2014 at 7:49AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Generally cloudy. High 34. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy early followed by cloudy skies overnight. Low 24. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.