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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/18/2013 at 7:39AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Plenty of sunshine. High near 35. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph. Wednesday night: Generally clear. Low 27. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Jackson Heights Orchestra concert The Jackson Heights Orchestra will perform a concert at the Community United Methodist Church on Wednesday, December 18 at 7:30 p.m. featuring music by [...]

$580 million winning Powerball tickets bought in Missouri and Arizona
$580 million winning Powerball tickets bought in Missouri and Arizona
Top Stories Billy Rennison 11/29/2012 at 10:11AM

A pair of lucky lotto players will be splitting the record $580 million Powerball jackpot. Two tickets, one each in Arizona and Missouri, were sold with each of the winning numbers drawn Wednesday night –  5, 16, 22, 23, 29 and  the Powerball 6. Powerball is offered in 42 states, Washington D.C. and the US Virgin [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
Top Stories Billy Rennison 11/29/2012 at 8:15AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. West wind 7 to 10 mph. EVENT of the DAY: Borough’s Largest Holiday Tree Lighting Borough’s Largest Holiday Tree Lighting at Resorts World at 5 pm. A special Christmas choir and Santa Claus [...]

Record $500M Powerball jackpot
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/27/2012 at 4:14PM

The Powerball jackpot has reached $500 million after lottery officials increased the winnings because of vigorous ticket sales, the AP reported. Before the boost, the lottery was at $425 million after almost two months without a winner. It’s the second highest jackpot in history after a $656 Mega Millions prize that was awarded in March, [...]

People Making a Buzz
People Making a Buzz
People Toni Cimino 1/06/2012 at 6:19PM

CHRONICLING THE HOLOCAUST   Assemblymember Rory Lancman presented awards to students who have documented the stories of local Holocaust survivors, keeping their stories alive for future generations. The ceremony was held at the Kupferberg Holocaust Center at Queensborough Community College, where the students presented their work. Each student participating in the Holocaust awareness program conducted [...]