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Thursday, October 4

Welcome back! Here’s today’s buzz:

• Seven Russian military officers have been indicted for cyber attacks.

• President Trump’s security advisor John Bolton used air quotes when describing Palestine at a White House briefing.

• Seven police officers were shot while serving a warrant in South Carolina.

• Beloved Queens LGBT icon “Ms. Colombia” was found dead at Rockaway Beach.

• An Auburndale mother is in police custody after a 1-year-old girl died and her twin brother was critically injured.

•A foreign diplomat allegedly groped a woman in a shared Uber but was let go after citing diplomatic immunity.

• 6 train service has resumed following earlier switch maintenance at Parkchester.

• Downtown BD trains run at a slower speed in the area of W 4 St-Washington Sq in Manhattan.

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

• 31 min – Queens Center Mall to Russos on the Bay on Woodhaven Blvd.

• 29 min - Little Neck Parkway to Hunters Point Ave. in LIC on the Long Island Expwy.

• 27 min – Coffeed in LIC to Citi Field on Northern Blvd.

• 31 min – LIC YMCA to Union Turnpike in Kew Gardens on Queens Blvd.

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

• The Yankees will face the Red Sox in the ALDS after topping the Oakland A’s last night, 7-2.

• The Rangers (0-0) open the new NHL season at home against the Nashville Predators. Puck drops at 7:30 p.m.

• The Islanders (0-0) open the season on the road against the Carolina Panthers at 7 p.m.

• An undrafted rookie stole the show in the Knick’s preseason win over the Nets.

•  Indianapolis and the Patriots meet on Thursday Night Football in Foxborough. Kickoff is at 8:20 pm.

• Actor Chris Evans will be retiring from his role as Captain America.

• Kate Hudson has given birth to a baby girl with long-term boyfriend Danny Fujikawa.

• Kim Kardashian has since apologized for encouraging insensitive eating comments.

• The Big Bang Theory (CBS, 8PM) – The Wolowitzes’ life gets complicated when Stuart starts bringing his new girlfriend home. Also, Penny and Leonard talk about starting a family while Koothrappali explores an arranged marriage.

• Grey’s Anatomy (ABC, 8PM) – Meredith works on a patient who happens to specialize in matchmaking, and a seemingly drunk patient pushes Richard’s buttons and gives him a medical mystery to solve.

• Murphy Brown (CBS, 9PM) – Murphy and the team devise an elaborate ruse to sneak her into a White House press briefing, as she’s been banned from them for decades. Also, Phyllis hires an enthusiastic college “Dreamer,” Miguel, to help out at the bar.

• NETFLIX: The NeverEnding Story – A troubled boy dives into a wondrous fantasy world through the pages of a mysterious book.

• HULU: Child’s Play – A single mother gives her son a much sought-after doll for his birthday, only to discover that it is possessed by the soul of a serial killer.

• AMAZON PRIME: Get Smart – A highly intellectual but socially awkward spy is tasked with preventing a terrorist attack from a Russian spy agency.

• California has been sued by internet provider groups over itsnew statewide net neutrality law.

• An analysis company has found that 15% of all internet bandwidth comes from people watching Netflix.

•A “Twin Peaks VR” experience will debut at David Lynch’s Festival of Disruption.

• trump

• #pinstripepride

• yankees

• halloween

• #nationaltacoday


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• Middle Village – 5:30 to 7 p.m. – Joseph P. Addabbo Mobile Office Hours. Queen Library, 98-27 Metropolitan Ave.

• Jamaica – 6 to 7:30 p.m. – Freeway to Love: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston & Roberta Flack. Queens Library, 89-11 Merrick Blvd.

 Corona – 6 to 9 p.m. – Alliance for Flushing Meadows Corona Park “Evening Under the Stars” Fundraiser. $50  Unisphere, Flushing Meadows Corona Park

• Flushing – 6 p.m. – The State of the Queens Real Estate Market panel discussion. Royal Queen Restaurant, New World Mall, 3rd Floor, 136-20 Roosevelt Ave.

 Sunnyside – 6:30 p.m. – Community Board 2 Monthly Meeting. Sunnyside Community Services, 43-31 39th St.

• Astoria – 6:30 p.m. – District 22 Town Hall to discuss the future of Astoria. PS 171, 14-14 29th Ave.

• Astoria – 7 p.m. – Speaker Corey Johnson and Councilman Costa Constantinides host town hall. PS 171, 14-14 29th Ave.

• LIC – 7:30 p.m. – Eight Tales of Pedro. The Secret Theatre, 44-02 23rd St.

That’s all for today, enjoy your evening!

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Written by QTadmin

October 5th, 2018 at 2:07 pm

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