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Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 11/14/2013 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Partly cloudy in the morning, then overcast. High of 48. Breezy. Winds from the WSW at 15 to 20 mph. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 39. Winds from the WSW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: D.B. Rielly at Winegasm D.B. Rielly will perform a wide-ranging collection of Americana music, spanning several [...]

Verizon workers stop Flushing rape, chase down suspect
Verizon workers stop Flushing rape, chase down suspect
Northeast Melissa Chan 11/07/2013 at 10:34AM

Three Queens-bred heroes thwarted a rape in Flushing last week by chasing, catching and sitting on the attacker until cops arrived. Verizon technicians Michael Popowich, Anthony Howley and John Gilday were finishing up a job at 150-24 Northern Boulevard on October 30 when they saw a man lurking across the street around noon. They said [...]

Far Rockaway residents still receiving Verizon bills despite no service since Sandy
Far Rockaway residents still receiving Verizon bills despite no service since Sandy
South Maggie Hayes 3/26/2013 at 12:36PM

It’s been five months since 77-year-old Arquilla Heard has been able to make a phone call. Since Sandy, the Far Rockaway resident — and many of her neighbors in the Ocean Bay Houses — have had no cell phone service from Verizon. Heard has received monthly phone bills since the storm, some reaching nearly $200. [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 6/19/2012 at 8:00AM

Korean grocer H Mart to replace closing Waldbaum’s in Bayside Korean grocery chain H Mart has secured a deal to replace a Bayside Waldbaum’s that is set to close in July, the Daily News has learned. It is the second property in Queens owned by the A&P supermarket chain that has hit the market in [...]

Verizon workers rally for contract
Verizon workers rally for contract
News David Beltran 1/27/2012 at 2:08PM

Verizon workers, without a contract since last August, are sending a clear message: “Can you hear me now?” Over 300 workers, including many Communications Workers of America union members, rallied in front of the Verizon telephone building in Jamaica and in front of a nearby Verizon Wireless store. According to Amy Muldoon, employees are currently [...]