Morning Linkage: Heat causes borough brownouts, sampling Venezuelan hot dogs, Jackson Heights’ growing pride


Brownouts in Queens thanks to sudden heat wave [Queens Courier]

Subway platforms “impossible to cool” says MTA [WNYC]

Tasting Venezuelan hot dogs at Rockaway Beach [Edible Queens]

DOT proposes 30 blocks of speed bumps to slow down drivers in Corona [DNAinfo]

Queens Pride House encouraging neighborhood tolerance; Jackson Heights sees increasing LGBT families [NY1]

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