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New travel plaza opens at JFK
New travel plaza opens at JFK
Southeast Liam La Guerre 4/03/2014 at 3:49PM

Airport Plazas, a company that builds rest areas, held a grand opening ceremony on Thursday to celebrate its $13 million rest spot on the outskirts of JFK on 150th Avenue.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 4/03/2014 at 7:22AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Sunny to partly cloudy. High around 60. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Rain showers early becoming a steady light rain overnight. Low 41. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

BP Katz commemorates Beatles anniversary
News Queens Courier Staff 2/07/2014 at 11:57AM

Borough President Melinda Katz appeared on the “Jim Kerr Rock ‘n Roll Morning Show” on Q104.3 Friday to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first visit to America.

Cuomo talks economic successes, medical marijuana in State of State
Cuomo talks economic successes, medical marijuana in State of State
Politics Cristabelle Tumola 1/08/2014 at 5:10PM

Governor Andrew Cuomo gave the go-ahead for legalizing medical marijuana, while promoting tax relief measures and touting New York’s economic successes, in his last State of the State address before running for re-election. “In three years, [we] have reversed decades of decline,” the governor said, referring to the state’s transformation from a $10 billion deficit [...]

Tennessee man arrested at JFK Airport for having guns and ammunition
Tennessee man arrested at JFK Airport for having guns and ammunition
News Queens Courier Staff 10/27/2013 at 4:30PM

A 23-year-old Tennessee man was arrested Saturday morning at John F. Kennedy International Airport for allegedly traveling with multiple guns and ammunition, authorities said. Keenan A. Draughon, 23, allegedly wanted to check in two handguns, two rifles and two high-capacity magazines for his flight to Charlotte, North Carolina, according to District Attorney Richard A. Brown. [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/12/2013 at 7:46AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms and a chance of rain. High of 81. Winds from the SSE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Monday night: Mostly cloudy with thunderstorms and a chance of rain. Low of 72. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%. EVENT OF THE [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/25/2013 at 6:59AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast with a chance of rain. High of 81. Breezy. Winds from the NE at 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Thursday night: Overcast with a chance of rain. Low of 66. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT OF THE DAY: Waterfront Concert [...]