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Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 6/06/2013 at 8:03AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast. High of 70. Winds from the SE at 10 to 15 mph. Thursday night: Overcast with rain showers. Low of 64. Winds from the SE at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%. EVENT OF THE DAY: Comedian Adam Sank Widely recognized for his appearances on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, comedian [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 4/23/2013 at 7:57AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with a chance of rain. High of 55. Breezy. Winds from the NE at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 30 mph. Chance of rain 20%. Tuesday night: Overcast in the evening, then mostly cloudy. Low of 46. Winds from the North at 5 to 20 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Fish & [...]

FEMA extends housing program for Sandy victims
News Queens Courier Staff 3/21/2013 at 10:04AM

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has approved a 21-day extension of the Transitional Sheltering Assistance (TSA) program for Sandy victims, Governor Cuomo announced Wednesday. “The Transitional Sheltering Assistance program continues to be an essential resource for the New Yorkers who were hit hardest by Sandy,” said Cuomo. “This extension allows them to have a [...]

TSA to allow small knives, select sports equipment on planes
TSA to allow small knives, select sports equipment on planes
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/06/2013 at 1:43PM

For the first time since 2001, the Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) is allowing small knives and select sports equipment, including bats and golf clubs, to be carried onto planes. The formerly prohibited items, which were banned following the September 11 attacks, include knives that do not lock and have blades that are 2.36 inches in [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/06/2013 at 7:42AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Wednesday: Overcast with a chance of snow and rain, then snow and rain in the afternoon. High of 43. Windy. Winds from the NE at 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph. Chance of snow 80%. Wednesday night: Overcast with snow and rain, then snow after midnight. Low of 32F with [...]

JFK security workers agree to hold off on strike
JFK security workers agree to hold off on strike
News Maggie Hayes 12/18/2012 at 7:12PM

Travelers headed through John F. Kennedy International Airport can breathe a sigh of relief, as, for now, security workers will remain on the job. Employees of the Air Serv and Global Elite security organizations had voted unanimously to go on strike starting Thursday, December 20, right before the airport’s holiday rush. However, in response, the [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 12/05/2012 at 7:30AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 42. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Thursday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 3 to 7 mph. EVENT of the DAY: 2nd Annual Figgy Pudding Short Play Fest Laugh and drink with Unity Stage Company as you enjoy [...]

Queens Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 10/11/2012 at 7:00AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 8 mph. EVENT of the DAY: The Mutations Devil Science Theater is an interactive event where the audience plays drinking games and makes fun of terrible movies while being egged on [...]