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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/27/2013 at 7:25AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Sunshine to start, then a few afternoon clouds. High 39. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Friday night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 32. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: ReMake the Holidays Build and animate a new version of the holiday [...]

75-year-old stops robbers posing as fake FedEx workers
75-year-old stops robbers posing as fake FedEx workers
Police Queens Courier Staff 6/13/2013 at 11:21AM

A 75-year-old Howard Beach woman fought off two men disguised as FedEx employees as they tried to enter her home on Monday, according to police and published reports. One of the perps entered the house near 156th Avenue and 90th Street around 1:30 p.m. and reportedly tried to lunge at the woman, identified as Margaret Mazzio, while [...]

FedEx will be delivered to LIC
FedEx will be delivered to LIC
News Alexa Altman 6/27/2012 at 4:11PM

Scooping symbolic shovels full of soil, FedEx and Long Island City officials celebrated breaking ground on the carrier’s new small-package distribution center on Borden Avenue. The $56 million, 140,000 square-foot facility is scheduled to open in August of 2013, and will employ 200 people – 80 new hires and 120 transfers from an existing station [...]

Delivered: FedEx to move to L.I.C.
Delivered: FedEx to move to L.I.C.
News Michael Pantelidis 3/07/2012 at 1:40PM

FedEx has found new “ground” in Long Island City. The shipping giant is planning to close its current Maspeth facility and open a new, 14,000-square-foot FedEx Ground distribution center on Borden Avenue in L.I.C. The center, expected to be completed in the spring of 2013, will cost roughly $56 million — including land, construction and [...]