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Tuesday, November 14

Top Stories 
• At least five people were killed in shootings at several locations in Northern California including an elementary school.

• A change in meter rules led to the dismissal of 500,000 New York City parking tickets.

Queens News
• Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly stabbed a man to death in a Jamaica home after a two-week feud.

• State Senator Jose Peralta and Woodside on the Move distributed 700 turkeys to local organizations and schools.

• The extension of the Grant Street bridge closure caused confusion among drivers.

Subway Status 
• Good service on all lines as of 4:00 p.m.

Visit http://www.mta.info to keep track of subway service and delays.

Traffic 
• Delays on I-278 westbound between Exit 35 – I-495 Long Island Expwy and Exit 26 – Hamilton Ave.

• Delays on Grand Central Parkway eastbound between Exit 10 – I-495 Long Island Expwy and Exit 13 – I-678 – Van Wyck Expwy; Jackie Robinson Pkwy.

• Delays on I-678 southbound between 69th Rd; Ramp and Exit 4 – Liberty Ave.

• Delays on I-678 northbound between Belt System – Southern Pkwy and Exit 8 – Main St.

Visit https://www.511ny.org to keep track of traffic.

Sports
• The Knicks (7-6) blew a large lead to fall to the Cavs, 104-101.

• The Nets (5-8) welcome the Boston Celtics to Brooklyn. Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m.

• The Yankees’ Aaron Judge was unanimously selected the AL’s Rookie of the Year.

• LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers took a short trip on the NYC subway, documenting their commute by video.

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What’s On TV Tonight

• The Middle (ABC, 8PM) – The Hecks take a hectic road trip for Thanksgiving to Frankie’s sister’s house but soon find themselves running into barriers that could make them late to the feast.

• This Is Us (NBC, 9PM) – Kevin goes back to his high school to accept an award. Jack and Rebecca get excited about their kids’ futures.

• Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX, 9:30PM) – The always unwelcome Vulture pops back into Jake and Amy’s lives, threatening to swoop in and take something important away from them.

Stream Picks of the Day

• Netflix: Burn Notice Season 4- Michael helps Fiona and Sam protect a lawyer against the city’s most dangerous biker gang.

• Hulu: Future Man Season 1 – Josh Futturman, a janitor by day and a gamer by night, is recruited by mysterious visitors to travel through time to prevent the extinction of humanity.

• Amazon Video: Big Fish – A frustrated son tries to determine the fact from fiction in his dying father’s life.

Real Estate

• For Rent – Glendale – Apartment features 2 bedrooms, modern bath, and kitchen. Location convenient to shopping and transportation including express bus to Manhattan. Asking $2,200/month. Eliot Hill Realty  718-672-4444

• For Sale – Middle Village – Single family home features 2 bedrooms, 1.5 bath, EiK, living room/dining room, oak hardwood floors, basement, private driveway and garage. Asking $649,000.  Carollo Real Estate  718-366-6636

Local Eats of the Day

• JoJu
Located at 83-25 Broadway

Enjoy their popular BBQ Pork Sandwich made with barbecue marinated pork, topped with fresh cucumber, pickled daikon & carrots, cilantro, and mayonnaise for $6.29.

Click here to view their menu and place an order online.

Local Events 
• LIC - 6 to 8 p.m. – LIC Partnership 30th Annual Awards Gala. Melrose Ballroom, 36-08 33rd St.

• Kew Gardens – 7:45 p.m. – Community Board 9 Monthly Meeting. Queens Borough Hall, 120-55 Queens Blvd., Room 200.

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Tech Tip of the Day 
• TV: Do you want to connect your laptop, tablet, or phone to your TV in order to watch your favorite media? Click here to learn how.

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Written by QTadmin

November 14th, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Posted in Uncategorized

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