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AGBC News Episode 4: The 747 Takes Flight, Fraunces Tavern Bombing, and Government Shutdown Resources

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AGBC News Episode 4: The 747 Takes Flight, Fraunces Tavern Bombing, and Government Shutdown Resources
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Today: The first 747 takes flight from JFK Airport, terrorists bomb Fraunces Tavern, and resources for government workers impacted by the federal shutdown.

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Park of the day

  • Queensboro Oval — Bounded by York Ave and between 59th and 60th, this park uses the bridge as a covering for baseball and tennis facilities.

If you'll be on the Upper East Side this weekend, stop by:

  • Winter Jam NYC — Saturday — Skiing, sledding, live ice sculpting, and more at our annual winter sports festival at the bandshell area in Central Park! — Learn to Ski, Go Snowshoeing, race on snow shovel sleds, Try Curling, Ice Bowling, and Dodgeball — There will be a Winter Food Market and food trucks onsite. — Learn more at nyc.gov/parks/winterjam — Saturday, 11am to 3pm at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park at 72nd Street, just south of Bethesda Terrace.

Concert Calendar

This is the AGBC Concert Calendar for the week of Wednesday, January 23

Weather

The weather for the week ahead will be rain on Thursday, with high temperatures rising to 54°F on Thursday.

The historic extreme temperatures for the week were -6°F on January 24, 1882 and 72°F on January 26, 1950

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