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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/20/2013 at 7:58AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Generally cloudy. High 48. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy this evening. Fog developing late. Low 43. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: The David Leonhardt Trio The David Leonhardt Trio, an internationally acclaimed jazz group will have fingers snapping and toes tapping as they present [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/13/2013 at 7:31AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: A mix of clouds and sun. High 33. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy skies early will give way to cloudy skies late. Low 26. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Carols and Car Races Grammy-nominated jazz guitarist and composer Amanda Monaco brings her quartet Formula [...]

MTA service for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend
MTA service for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend
News Queens Courier Staff 11/26/2013 at 3:19PM

From Wednesday, November 27, through Sunday, December 1 the MTA will operate on special schedules because of Thanksgiving weekend travel demands, according to the transit agency. New York City Subways and Buses New York City subways and buses will operate on a Sunday schedule on Thanksgiving Day. The closest subway stations to the start of [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 11/19/2013 at 8:01AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 48. Breezy. Winds from the NW at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 34. Breezy. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 20 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Benjamin Britten: The Complete [...]

Jamaica Station celebrates 100 years
Jamaica Station celebrates 100 years
Southeast Maggie Hayes 10/28/2013 at 3:45PM

The bustling Jamaica Station recently celebrated a century as the transportation hub of southeast Queens. “We celebrate the 100th anniversary of Jamaica Station assured that it will continue to play a strategic role in the future of mass transit in our region,” said Thomas Prendergast, MTA Chair and CEO. The station opened in 1913 and [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/24/2013 at 7:34AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 72. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 48. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: We Are What We Are Actor Bill Sage and director Jim Mickle [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/19/2013 at 8:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Clear. High of 75. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 61. Winds from the SW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play Get up, get out and come play with Nickelodeon! Youth ages 6-14 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/17/2013 at 8:05AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 66. Winds from the NE at 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 55. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Charlie & Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure Charlie & Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure, a bilingual English/Spanish exhibition through January 12 at [...]

LIRR train hits, kills dog, injures owner near Woodside station
Police Cristabelle Tumola 8/30/2013 at 4:04PM

A dog was killed and his owner injured when a Long Island Rail Road train struck them east of the Woodside station Friday morning. The man was walking his pet without a leash along the tracks around 10 a.m. when a westbound train originating from Great Neck hit the animal and grazed the owner’s hand, [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/30/2013 at 7:48AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Clear. High of 84. Winds from the WNW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday Night: Clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy. Low of 68. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the WNW after midnight. EVENT OF THE DAY: Queens Symphony Orchestra: Viva Verdi & Friends The Queens Symphony Orchestra will [...]