Category Archives: New York

One Police Command’s Recipe for Survival

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff While on duty recently at the Port Authority Police Department command at LaGuardia Airport, Sergeant Brian Vitale learned that rookie PAPD Officer Jessica Vaccaro’s family business — Vaccaro’s Bakery in Clark, N.J. — was … Continue reading

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Airport Safety Starts with a Fire Drill

By Lenis Rodrigues, Media Relations Staff Travelers heading into John F. Kennedy International Airport on a recent Monday may have been startled by the sight of a plane engulfed in flames on the runway. What the passengers didn’t know is … Continue reading

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A Sign of Progress at LaGuardia

By Alana Calmi, Media Relations Staff LaGuardia Airport has long welcomed travelers to New York City with its iconic WELCOME TO NEW YORK sign along the airport’s perimeter. But, as the airport continues its ongoing redevelopment, it was clear the … Continue reading

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