Henry Lloyd

AIKEN, S.C. - Mr. Henry A. Lloyd was born on June 9, 1924 in Flushing, New York to the late Allen & Gertrude Lloyd. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Ethel, three brothers, one sister...

Mets' fans show signs of their disgust in billboards

...recalled. "I drew it from scratch, and I changed it enough where we put a different characterization to it. We call him Flushing Frank. At first I said to Gary we could call him Mr. Matt, but it was just too close."Palumbo at first hoped to raise...

Mr. Joseph Williams (FLUSHING, N.Y.)

FLUSHING, N.Y. - Mr. Williams, a retired welder, was a former native of Millen, who made his home in Flushing, N.Y., passed on August 29, 2002, at St. John Episcopal Hospital in New York. His wife, children, sisters and brothers...

Lousie C. Dorsey (FLUSHING, N.Y.)

FLUSHING, N.Y. - Mrs. Lousie Curry Dorsey, 76, entered into rest June 14,2 011. She was the daughter of late Mary Ellen Curry...

Airlines agree to costly drinking water tests, flushing

...new agreement could be costly to the industry, in part because some planes will have to be flown to airports capable of the flushing and testing required. The agreement with major carriers require the airlines to analyze possible sources of contamination...

Andy Murray makes an unexpected early exit from U.S. Open

...from his historic Wimbledon championship, Murray bowed out at Flushing Meadows, losing 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 to Wawrinka."I have...2011 U.S. Open, but he lost to Murray in the 2012 final at Flushing Meadows, then again in this July's final at the All England...

Serena Williams stays passionate, now placid

...Open on Sunday didn't flinch at any foot-fault calls.She looked very different from the player who took the court at Flushing Meadows in past years, yet exactly the same. And that is how Williams is dominating tennis as she nears her 32nd birthday...

Unseeded Italian Flavia Pennetta makes it to U.S. Open semifinals

...the first time at age 31, and in her 41st major tournament. Unseeded, ranked only 83rd, Pennetta got to the final four at Flushing Meadows with a 6-4, 6-1 victory Wednesday over another Italian, 10th-seeded Roberta Vinci, who happens to be her long-time...

Serena Williams to be No. 1 seed in bid to repeat at U.S. Open

...will be seeded No. 1 at the U.S. Open as she tries to do something she's never done: win a second consecutive title at Flushing Meadows.Williams is a four-time champion at the U.S. Open, including in 2012. Only Chris Evert, with six, and Steffi...

Top travel destinations for 2015

...don't love Queens attractions like the 1964 World's Fair grounds, the hipster beach scene in the Rockaways, Chinatown in Flushing, the Asian and Latin American ethnic mix in Jackson Heights and the emerging industrial-chic ambience of Long Island City...