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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 4/16/2014 at 6:33AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: Sunny. High near 50. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph. Wednesday night: Clear skies. Low 36. Winds NE at 10 to 15 mph.

Global lime shortage squeezes Queens bars, restaurants
Global lime shortage squeezes Queens bars, restaurants
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 4/10/2014 at 7:16AM

A global lime shortage is affecting restaurants and bars throughout Queens. Most of the limes used in the U.S. come from Mexico, where heavy rains and an infectious tree disease affecting the lime crop have forced lime prices to quadruple over the past few months