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Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/06/2012 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 82. Winds from the ENE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the South in the afternoon. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 73. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT of the DAY: Fashion’s Night Out Thursday is [...]

MTA removes trash cans from more subway stations
MTA removes trash cans from more subway stations
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 9/04/2012 at 1:32PM

An MTA pilot program that removed trash cans from two subway stations — one in Queens and one in Manhattan — to help alleviate garbage problems such as rodents and track fires has been extended to eight more stations. Last fall, trash cans were removed from the Flushing-Main Street No. 7 line and Manhattan 8th [...]

Take an online MTA survey and win a free MetroCard or rail ticket
Take an online MTA survey and win a free MetroCard or rail ticket
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/12/2012 at 4:02PM

The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) wants to know what its regular subway, bus, railroad riders, and bridge and tunnel users think about their service, and is looking for people to complete online surveys three to five times a year. Those who register for the surveys will be eligible to win a MetroCard or 10-trip ticket [...]

MTA service for Fourth of July holiday
News Queens Courier Staff 7/02/2012 at 2:29PM

The MTA will offer extra railroad service on Tuesday, July 3, to allow customers to get a head start on the Fourth of July holiday. On Wednesday, July 4, subways and buses will operate on a Saturday schedule, and theLong Island Rail Road, Metro-North Railroad and Staten Island Railway will operate on a Sunday schedule. [...]