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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/26/2014 at 7:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: Light snow this morning giving way to partly cloudy conditions this afternoon. High near 30. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch. Wednesday night: Clear skies. Low around 15. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.

Pol: Racino money should go to Aqueduct
Pol: Racino money should go to Aqueduct
South Maggie Hayes 2/25/2014 at 3:50PM

Following years of neglect and two recent crimes, one Queens pol wants to turn the Aqueduct Racetrack from a “national disgrace” back into a community gem.

Resorts World Casino welcomes new and free Red Express buses
Resorts World Casino welcomes new and free Red Express buses
South Maggie Hayes 10/21/2013 at 3:10PM

Resorts World Casino welcomed a new bus fleet, the Red Express, which will take patrons from Manhattan to the South Ozone Park gambling spot. Casino president Edward Farrell, Community Board 10 chair Betty Bratton and State Senator Joseph Addabbo greeted the Red Express buses as they pulled into Resorts World, coming in from their first [...]

‘Peace officers’ may be coming to Resorts World Casino
News Maggie Hayes 10/18/2013 at 2:10PM

One pol wants to keep the peace at Resorts World Casino. State Senator Joseph Addabbo has been advancing legislation to create “peace officers” at the casino – security officers who would have the power to make arrests. Currently, the casino has security guards that are not authorized to make arrests. They instead must detain any [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Liam La Guerre 10/17/2013 at 6:39AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Thursday: Partly sunny with a breeze. High of 68. Winds from west at 13 mph. Thursday night: Clear. Low of 52. Winds from west at 3 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Galactic Drive-In As part of the multimedia installation and outdoor theater presented by the New York Hall of Science, Empire Drive-In, celebrate [...]

Resorts World Casino operators want to buy Aqueduct Racetrack subway station naming rights
Resorts World Casino operators want to buy Aqueduct Racetrack subway station naming rights
South Maggie Hayes 10/15/2013 at 12:01PM

Resorts World Casino is looking to stake a claim on its subway stop. The Aqueduct Racetrack station was recently established as a year-round stop on the A-line after a $15 million upgrade. Now, casino operators want to buy the station’s naming rights. A Resorts World spokesperson said the group has had “some very preliminary conversations [...]

Resorts World Casino welcomes full-time subway stop
Resorts World Casino welcomes full-time subway stop
South Maggie Hayes 8/13/2013 at 3:51PM

This “one-of-a-kind destination” now has one-of-a-kind ease of access. Resorts World Casino celebrated the grand opening of the $15 million subway station at the Aqueduct Racetrack, complete with a walkway to the casino. “By plane, train or automobile, the excitement of Resorts World Casino is now accessible to all,” said Edward Farrell, president of Resorts [...]

Steak and so much more
Steak and so much more
Dining Maggie Hayes 8/03/2013 at 10:40AM

RW Prime wants its clientele to have a “five-star experience,” said manager Eric Rodriguez. Between the diverse menu, attentive staff and upscale yet relaxed environment, it truly was quite the experience. The steakhouse, located on the second floor of Resorts World Casino, has menu options that go well beyond just steak. After noshing on the [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 5/17/2013 at 8:21AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Friday: Overcast in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 73. Winds from the NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 59. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: What’s New in LIC? Come take a tour of Long Island City with historian Jack Eichenbaum. The tour [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/29/2013 at 8:01AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: Partly cloudy with rain showers in the afternoon. High of 52. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%. Friday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 37. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Disco Inferno II Due to popular demand, Disco Inferno [...]