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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/30/2014 at 7:43AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Sunny. High near 30. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy this evening, then becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 24. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.

Fire breaks out at JFK Airport
Fire breaks out at JFK Airport
Police Cristabelle Tumola 1/15/2014 at 12:33PM

A fire at a JFK Airport cargo building Tuesday night left more than a dozen people suffering from smoke inhalation.

JFK’s Terminal 4 adds more retail options
News Queens Courier Staff 12/24/2013 at 3:13PM

More shops are landing at John F. Kennedy International (JFK) Airport’s Terminal 4. JFKIAT, the management company which operates Terminal 4 announced Monday the opening of three new retail shops, and five additional stores that are scheduled to open in January.

Op-ed: Making Silent Skies a reality
News Op-Ed 12/15/2013 at 1:56PM

BY CONGRESSMEMBER JOSEPH CROWLEY

Anyone who lives here in Queens can tell you just how loud and disruptive the noise of airplanes can be. Millions of Americans throughout the country, including those who live in the s communities surrounding LaGuardia and JFK Airports are impacted by constant, thunderous engine noise all day long.

Woman caught at JFK allegedly smuggling cocaine in hair products
Woman caught at JFK allegedly smuggling cocaine in hair products
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/14/2013 at 12:16PM

A woman flying into JFK Airport from the Dominican Republic last month tried to sneak into the country with more than six pounds of cocaine concealed in hair products, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials said. CBP officers were inspecting the baggage of Erika Rodriguez de los Santos, who had just arrived on a [...]

New TLC facility to protect JFK passengers from illegal ‘hustler’ vehicles
New TLC facility to protect JFK passengers from illegal ‘hustler’ vehicles
Top Stories Maggie Hayes 12/02/2013 at 2:00PM

The Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) will now have eyes everywhere at John F. Kennedy International (JFK) Airport. The TLC and the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey unveiled a new satellite enforcement facility at JFK to consistently monitor any illegal “hustler” vehicles trying to get passengers. “The TLC’s increased vigilance will help [...]

Two wanted in South Ozone Park hotel robbery
Two wanted in South Ozone Park hotel robbery
Police Cristabelle Tumola 12/02/2013 at 11:15AM

Police are looking for a pair of men who allegedly robbed a hotel near the John F. Kennedy International Airport Saturday. The suspects entered the La Quinta Inn & Suites at 111-26 Van Wyck Expressway around 9:30 p.m, said cops. One of the suspects went to the front desk, pointed a shotgun at the manager [...]