Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/18/2012 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S  FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers, then thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 75. Windy. Winds from the South at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph. Chance of rain 90% with rainfall amounts near 0.6 in. possible. Tuesday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers, [...]

Queens artist ties the knot
Queens artist ties the knot
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 3/06/2012 at 6:54AM

Dapper, dashing and debonair, the notoriously sophisticated bow tie has acquired an artistic injection from a Queens creative. Nicholas Ruiz constructs imaginative bow ties from found objects, fashioning his original accessories from everything from pills to newspaper, film negatives to wine corks. Originally from Florida, Ruiz attended college at Drexel University in Philadelphia, where he [...]