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JetBlue halting flights at NYC area, Boston airports
JetBlue halting flights at NYC area, Boston airports
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 1/06/2014 at 2:09PM

JetBlue is suspending outgoing flights at JFK, LaGuardia, Newark, and Boston’s Logan airports to catch up with weather-related delays and cancellations. The airline started reducing flight operations at 1 p.m. Monday and will fully halt departing flights at 5 p.m., said a JetBlue spokesperson.

Long Island City lights up for the holidays
Long Island City lights up for the holidays
West Angy Altamirano 12/04/2013 at 4:10PM

The Long Island City community came together to welcome the holidays and make the season bright. Over 100 residents young and old gathered with local elected officials and community leaders on Tuesday night to celebrate the holidays by lighting festive snowflakes along Vernon Boulevard. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer worked together with JetBlue to a secure [...]

Queens Restaurant Week draws diners
Queens Restaurant Week draws diners
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 10/04/2013 at 11:27AM

As Queens Restaurant Week has officially begun, eatery owners are hoping more diners will gobble up deals being served throughout the borough. The 10th annual promotion started Monday, September 30, and includes three-course dinners for $28 and three-course lunches for $14 at most participating Queens restaurants. Ellen LaPerna, manager of Bourbon Street, said she has [...]

JFK celebrates 50th anniversary of renaming, 50 million passengers
JFK celebrates 50th anniversary of renaming, 50 million passengers
Top Stories Maggie Hayes 9/05/2013 at 2:56PM

Nearly 50 years has passed since the assassination of John F. Kennedy, and this year we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the renaming of JFK Airport, as well as the 50 millionth passenger traveling through the international hub. Russo’s On The Bay, located at 162-45 Cross Bay Boulevard, will host a luncheon on Tuesday, September [...]

Long Island City park secures funding for Sandy repairs
Long Island City park secures funding for Sandy repairs
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 4/19/2013 at 11:07AM

A beloved Long Island City park, nicknamed “Shady Park” for its signature tall trees, will finally regain some of the shade Sandy took away. Working together with the Friends of Shady Park — a group of neighbors advocating for the repair of Andrews Grove Playground – Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer’s office has secured $10,000 in [...]

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: First annual Queens Kids’ Expo
AUDIO SLIDESHOW: First annual Queens Kids’ Expo
Education & Kids Queens Courier Staff 4/15/2013 at 1:41PM

It was all fun and games – with an emphasis on families and education — at The Queens Courier’s first annual Kids’ Expo this past weekend. Close to 1,500 people attended. Hundreds of children were able to play with games and interactive models at the New York Hall of Science while their parents absorbed useful [...]

Planes collide on JFK tarmac, no injuries
Southeast Terence M. Cullen 3/09/2013 at 1:52PM

No one was injured this morning after two planes collided on a JFK tarmac this morning. The Daily News reported an Air India plane hit a parked JetBlue plane around 6:20 a.m. near Terminal 4. About 15o passengers on the Air India flight had to disembark from the plane. This is an ongoing investigation, a [...]

Delta to build first outdoor airport terrace at JFK
Delta to build first outdoor airport terrace at JFK
South Cristabelle Tumola 2/05/2013 at 12:36PM

Some Delta passengers will soon be able to see the skies before boarding their flights at JFK. This May a stylish Sky Deck will open at the airport’s Delta Sky Club as part of its $1.2 billion Terminal 4 expansion, the airline recently announced. Delta is also building another open-air space at the Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport. [...]