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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 4/07/2014 at 7:49AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Monday: Cloudy early, then off and on rain showers for the afternoon. High 51. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%. Monday night: Rain likely. Low 47. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph. Rainfall around a half an inch.

Forest City Ratner wins bid to renovate Nassau Coliseum
Forest City Ratner wins bid to renovate Nassau Coliseum
News Liam La Guerre 8/15/2013 at 5:17PM

Nassau Events Center, LLC an affiliate of Barclays Center builder Forest City Ratner Companies, announced Thursday that it won the bid to renovate Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Nassau Events was picked over the Madison Square Garden Company, and will oversee a $229 million renovation of the Long Island sports arena. “We are ready to get [...]

What to do with the kids this weekend
What to do with the kids this weekend
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/21/2012 at 2:17PM

QUEENS Friday, September 21 4 p.m. – 9 p.m., Viva La Comida!, the first-ever 82nd Street Partnership event, will shine a spotlight on the fun, food and entertainment options in Elmhurst/Jackson Heights. Food trucks will be everywhere, and the event will include the 82nd Street dance troupe from the Mestizo Art Center, performances by the [...]

Heejun Han to tour with “American Idol” this summer
Heejun Han to tour with “American Idol” this summer
Arts & Music Billy Rennison 5/14/2012 at 1:40PM

Fans clamoring for more Heejun Han, will have the chance when the “American Idol” tour rolls through New York this summer. The “American Idol Live” concert tour — featuring the show’s top 10 performers — lands at Nassau Coliseum on August 22. Han, a graduate of Francis Lewis High School, will be among Colton Dixon, [...]