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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/10/2014 at 7:53AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Monday: Overcast. High near 50. Winds WSW at 10 to 15 mph. Monday night: A few clouds. Low 39. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.

Op-ed: No. 7 Train closures can’t close Long Island City
News Op-Ed 3/09/2014 at 2:12PM

Each year the residents of western Queens, and Long Island City in particular, wonder anxiously how many weekends the MTA will shut down the No. 7 train. In past years, the MTA did not even provide advance warning, adding insult to injury. All the prior notice in the world, however, cannot ease the pain of the 22 weekend closures we face in 2014.

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 3/07/2014 at 4:04PM

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on several of the city’s subway lines.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/03/2014 at 8:01AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Monday: Generally cloudy. High 24. Winds N at 10 to 20 mph. Monday night: Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low near 10. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.

More snow on the way for Sunday
More snow on the way for Sunday
News Liam La Guerre 3/02/2014 at 12:37PM

The National Weather Service (NWS) predicted snow from 2 to 4 inches, starting from this evening and continuing through Monday as temperatures drop to the 20s.

Impending storm cancels start of No. 7 train service suspensions
Impending storm cancels start of No. 7 train service suspensions
West Queens Courier Staff 2/28/2014 at 4:32PM

In order to allocate resources for the winter storm that is expected to hit this weekend, some of the MTA’s scheduled weekend subway work, including planned suspensions on the No. 7 train in Long Island City, has been canceled, the transit agency said.

Weekend subway service changes
Weekend subway service changes
News Queens Courier Staff 2/21/2014 at 4:06PM

Construction work to upgrade and maintain stations, tracks and signal systems is affecting weekend service on several of the city’s subway lines.