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20 years since the theatrical release of the award-winning film Astoria

It’s been 20 years since the theatrical release of the award-winning film Astoria directed...

New Art Studio for Kids & Families Opens in Long Island City!

Long Island City, Queens: Art Strong NYC, an art education organization for children and...

Astoria’s Food Trucks: The Backbone of Queens Cuisine 

    The Backbone of Queens Cuisine    Everyone knows that Astoria is a...

Ready to Travel Again? Come Escape Astoria

Although there’s no place like home, we’re all overdue for a vacation. Between the...

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Astoria’s Food Trucks: The Backbone of Queens Cuisine 

    The Backbone of Queens Cuisine    Everyone knows that Astoria is a...

LET’S GIVE THESE GUYS A WARM WELCOME, SHALL WE?!

New kids on the block   We’re back with our latest segment, “New Kids...

Welcome To The Delicious World Of Japan

The Asian community of Queens is perhaps the largest in the United States. Long...

Not Just Another Corner Store

The wise will tell you, “you can’t judge a book by its cover.” And that’s exactly...

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Ready to Travel Again? Come Escape Astoria

Although there’s no place like home, we’re all overdue for a vacation. Between the...

Welcome Back, America

We hereby declare summer 2021 the “Summer of All Returns.” We’ve got our restaurants...

Love is Love is Love: Your go-to guide for Gay Pride

Your go-to guide for Gay Pride   If you’re a seasoned Astorian, you’re probably...

Making Dad a Glad Lad with a Plan That’s very Rad

Father’s Day done Our Way Last month, we celebrated moms on Mother’s Day. This...

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20 years since the theatrical release of the award-winning film Astoria

It’s been 20 years since the theatrical release of the award-winning film Astoria directed...

NYC Premiere of Last Call: The Shutdown of NYC Bars at Queens World Film Festival

What happens when an entire industry is laid off in a single day? Last...

Welkomen to Astoria’s German Heritage

The Germans were some of the first immigrants to arrive in Astoria as far...

If Walls Could Talk: Graffiti and Street Art of Queens, NY

The writing on NYC walls can be translated best as a sign of the...

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Pass the Toke, Hold the Smoke

A Deep Dive Into New York’s Marijuana Laws We’ve all heard about the therapeutic...

Congratulations Dallas Gonzales

Give Me Winter Photography Contest Winner! Our winter photography winner, Dallas Gonzales, is a...

Locking Down The Data: Protecting Your Personal Information During the Pandemic

COVID-19 has highlighted the central role of the Internet in both our professional and...

Up, Up and Away: What Happened to Astoria’s Space Shuttle?

Photo: Shirley Roberts If you’re a frequent flyer of Ditmars...

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New Art Studio for Kids & Families Opens in Long Island City!

Long Island City, Queens: Art Strong NYC, an art education organization for children and...

Should You Stay or Should You Go? 

NYC Real Estate and the Housing Market Clash  image shutterstock...

Alpha Honey ® Health Arises from Pandemic to Win International Award

image Alpha Honey ® When the International Taste Institute in...

Hear What’s Playing At HIFI Records

Forget Spotify and Soundcloud for just a second and tune in to the music...

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Dive Into Fun Astoria Park Pool Re-Opens

In Astoria Park, situated between the Triborough and Hell Gate Bridges, lays an oasis...

Opinion: Engineering first; Politics second

Image via Shutterstock I wish I could say that that’s...

Drinks With Gina: Q&A with Astoria’s Most Famous Drag Queen

This month is Pride Month, and given that COVID robbed us of our traditional...

Rock Of Ages In Long Island City

The area surrounding an enormous, ancient glacial erratic in Long Island City has been...