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Tuesday 11:26pm 03/28/17

 

Winegasm Closed Due To Health...

The Department of Health (DOH) shut down popular Astoria wine bar, Winegasm last week, after discovering a number of violations. The wine bar, located on 31-86 37th Street was shut down on March 8th when they raked up 40 health … Continued

Fake Cop Attempts To Get Cash...

A man attempted to solicit money from a preschool in Astoria last month, pretending to be a police officer. February 28th, at around 11:50AM, the suspect went into New Milestone Pre-School, on 27-18 Hoyt Avenue, according to police. He showed … Continued

The App Everyone In Astoria...

We currently live in a world where there is an app for pretty much anything. From shopping, to running, to dating, to building farms. If there isn’t an app for it, you just haven’t found it. So it makes sense … Continued

Sugar Freak To Reopen Its...

When news hit that much loved, and rightly so, Sugar Freak was closing, many Astorians were stricken with cuisine grief. But then something happened. A miracle on 30th Avenue took place when owner Michele Addeo and restaurateur James Paloumbis announced … Continued

Swastika Spray Painted On...

For the past few months there has been an advertisement for a gay dating app on the side of a phone booth on the corner of 34th Street and Broadway. It shows two men, with one unbuttoning the others shirt slightly, … Continued

The Man Behind The...

Astoria – a melting pot of cultures, beliefs and cuisines all coming together in one of the nations most diverse neighborhoods. As our little neck of the woods grows, so too does the restaurant scene. We’ve got everything from Asian … Continued

Man In Critical Condition...

Late Monday evening, around 10:30PM, two men attempted a robbery on 38th Street and 30th Avenue, according to NYPD. The attempted robbery went very wrong when two other men, a 32 year old and his friend, a 39 year old, got involved. … Continued

Astoria Resident Helping...

Heart of gold Astoria resident Michael Zezima has been aiding homeless women across the city since October, delivering care packages full of supplies. The idea first came to him about a year ago, according to an interview Zezima had with … Continued

Elderly Woman Pronounced Dead...

A 75 year old woman was apparently attacked by her mastiff on Monday and pronounced dead, according to police. At around 12:58AM officers from the 114th Precinct responded to a call in the area around 38th Avenue and 27th Street. … Continued

Shia LaBeouf Art Installation...

The Museum of the Moving Image has shut down Shia LaBeouf’s anti-Trump installation last week. The project, which the museum said was an “ongoing public safety hazard” was meant to be running for the entirety of Trumps Presidency. The museum … Continued

This Friday, Astoria...

As the world watches with jaws dropped and eyes wide open at what has been going on in America these past few weeks, there are millions both abroad and at home that are standing in solidarity and joining hands as one. … Continued

Astoria’s Very Own...

Written, directed and edited by Kevin Bauer, Shot by Dan King Starring Kevin Bauer, Aaron Nemo, Dan King, and the voice of David Rafailedes. Good Morning Astoria is bringing laughs and sales to all those Astorians out there looking to … Continued

Jaden Smith Visits Shia...

“HE WILL NOT DIVIDE US”, are the words that many Astorians, New Yorkers, and celebrities, have been repeating over and over in front of a camera on the side of the Museum of the Moving Image. The new installation was … Continued

Astoria Salon Broken Into

On December 17th, at around 4AM, a man smashed through a salon in Astoria, breaking through the glass door and stealing $350 from the cash register. According to police, Dawa Threading Salon, on the second floor of a building on … Continued

Assemblywoman Pleads For...

Everyone knows that driving in Astoria is a headache. The streets are full of inconsiderate motorists looking to treat the road as their own personal highway, while the traffic gets heavier and more congested. Getting around by car could add another hour to … Continued