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Queens’ Morning Roundup


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morning roundup

TODAY’S FORECAST

Tuesday: Cloudy with periods of snow late. High near 25. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. 3 to 5 inches of snow expected. Tuesday night: Cloudy with snow. Low 12. Winds N at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of snow 90%. 3 to 5 inches of snow expected.

EVENT OF THE DAY: Bingo at Rego Park Jewish Center 

Come to the Rego Park Jewish Center and play bingo every Tuesday afternoon in January and February. There will be cash prizes. Everyone 18 and over is welcome. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. The early bird game starts at 2 p.m. and regular games begin at 2:15 p.m. Admission is $4 and includes 12 games; additional charges for special games. The Rego Park Jewish Center is located at 97-30 Queens Boulevard, between 64th and 65th Road in Rego Park. For more information call 718-459-1000.

Father wanted in stabbing death of wife, two daughters arrested in Texas

A Jamaica man suspected in the brutal killing of his wife and two young daughters has been apprehended in Texas, police said. Read more: The Queens Courier

Winter Storm Warning in effect until Wednesday

The New York area is bracing for another round of snow on Tuesday, accompanied by bitter cold and strong winds. Read more: ABC New York

Cuomo plan would slash title fees by up to 60 percent

Sky-high closing costs for buying — or refinancing — a home in New York are about to be cut sharply under a plan Gov. Cuomo will unveil in his budget Tuesday, The Post has learned. Read more: New York Post

NYC mayor: Economic equality “can’t wait”

New York City’s new mayor marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by talking about economic equality. Read more: NBC New York

Crackdown on jaywalking after 3 traffic deaths at 96th and Broadway on UWS

The NYPD has mounted a major crackdown on jaywalking and motor vehicle violations at a dangerous intersection on the Upper West Side. Read more: CBS New York

 

 

Queens’ Morning Roundup


| ctumola@queenscourier.com

morning roundup

TODAY’S FORECAST

Tuesday: Snow this morning will mix with and change to rain this afternoon. High 36. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90%. Snowfall around one inch.Tuesday night: Light snow this evening will give way to some clearing late. Low 26F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 50%.

EVENT OF THE DAY: Bingo at Rego Park Jewish Center

Play bingo at Rego Park Jewish Center every Tuesday night – cash prizes, friendly game, everyone 18 and over welcome. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Early Bird Game is at 7:00 P.M. Regular Games begin at 7:15 p.m. Click here for more info or to submit an event of your own

Cuomo calls for tax break for New York State renters

New York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo has decided to support the minority position of his own tax commission when it comes to providing a property tax credit to renters across the state, with most of the break going to New York City tenants. Read more: CBS New York/AP

NYC ads target reckless drivers with tragic images

The city is targeting reckless drivers with an ad campaign featuring two heartbroken New Yorkers standing where their loved ones were struck and killed. Read more: New York Post

New York, New Jersey drivers better than Southern counterparts, listing shows

When it comes to driving, New Yorkers put their Southern counterparts to shame. Read more: New York Daily News

Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $586 million

The Mega Millions jackpot has been boosted to $586 million, a jump from the earlier projection but still trailing a $656 million prize last year that was the largest in U.S. history. Read more: CBS New York/AP

As NORAD Tracks Santa, critics track NORAD

The U.S. and Canadian military’s beloved Santa Tracker is facing something new this year — public criticism. Read more: AP