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Fake shuttle driver busted for charging $435 for rides into Manhattan. Here's how to make sure your ride is safe

A Long Island man was arrested at New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport for allegedly posing as a Super Shuttle driver, soliciting passengers and charging ridiculously expensive fares for rides into Manhattan.  505 more words

Airports

Protecting Vital Funding

Last Wednesday at the LGA I presented a paper to the Community Wellbeing Board about Adult Social Care funding, firstly looking at how we take forward our campaign to have the coming new requirements fully funded, how we protect social care funding in the next parliament and how we influence a future Better Care Fund (BCF); so a couple of small subjects then! 480 more words

Suffolk County Council

High Altitude Thoughts

13 March // 0706

Honestly, I don’t know why I try to “do” so much when I’m on a plane. I pack my backpack like I’m going to be so productive and not fall asleep. 327 more words

Personal

Grubby-handed local politicians? It’s called local democracy and devolution, Sarah!

Chris Game

The BBC’s Radio 4 Today programme isn’t what Americans would call a Hot Talk show, and nicely spoken presenter Sarah Montague, even in her own fantasies, is no shock jock. 990 more words

Local Government

New York's homeless land at LaGuardia Airport

The stock bells on Wall Street may be ringing robustly these days, but the only change on the mean streets of New York appears to be a new surge in homelessness, … 156 more words

Travel News

NTSB Issues its latest update on the accident of Delta flight 1086 at LaGuardia Airport

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) (Washington) has issued this update report on Delta Air Lines flight DL 1086 at LaGuardia Airport in New York on March 5, 2015: 851 more words

Delta Air Lines

Reuters and WSJ: N909DL may have had brake problems on landing at LaGuardia

Reuters: Delta Air Lines (Atlanta) McDonnell Douglas MD-88 N909DL (msn 49540) (above) that skidded off runway 13 on March 5 at New York’s LaGuardia Airport in a snowstorm may have had brake problems according to a report by Reuters citing a Wall Street Journal report in return citing unnamed sources close to the NTSB investigation.   85 more words

Delta Air Lines