The National Weather Service of New York inflated a weather balloon to test atmospheric data related to Hurricane Florence. Photo by NWS New York.

Coastal Flood Advisory Issued For Southern Queens

Yesterday, the National Weather Service for New York issued a Coastal Flood Advisory for southern Queens until 1 p.m. today.

The NWS said tides were expected to reach one and half feet to two and a half feet higher than the normal level.

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Caption: A Ridgewood, Queens home displays a sign condemning the travel ban Credit: Katie Finkowski

‘State-Sanctioned Xenophobia’ — Katz and Local Leaders Condemn Supreme Court’s Travel Ban Decision

By David Brand @D4V1DBR4ND Donald Trump’s travel ban may have withstood Supreme Court scrutiny, but that has not stopped Queens leaders

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, District 14's Democratic Nominee for Congress, high-fives a voter on election day. Photo credit: Corey Torpie

Ocasio-Cortez Defeats Crowley

By David Brand @D4V1DBR4ND In a stunning upset, progressive challenger Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez defeated Rep. Joe Crowley in the District 14 primary

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