• 5p1.jpg

    Try Something Different!

    Long Island City Partnership lets us in on some of the coolest, most unique happenings in the nabe. We pass these on to you:

    Read more
  • 1p1.jpg
  • 6p1.jpg

    ‘Workplace Rights For The Modern Parent’

    Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas is teaming up with woman-owned law firm Berke-Weiss Law to help improve the lives of expecting and new parents by offering a free seminar in Astoria, “Workplace Rights for the Modern Parent.” The seminar is designed to help pregnant working women and their partners interact and negotiate more effectively with their employers and health insurance compan Read more

  • 19p1.jpg

    Plan Like A Pro

    An engagement is a moment to cherish and celebrate, for sure, but it also signals the beginning of a whirlwind of activity leading up to your big day. While the task list is long, if you tackle your wedding planning one step at a time, you can create the wedding of your dreams with the flair of a professional.

    Read more
  • 20p1.jpg

    Put More You into Your Wedding Day

    A wedding day is filled with symbolic tradition, from varied religious customs to the never-ending circle reflected in the rings and the types of flowers accentuating the celebration. Even with all the traditional rituals to consider, nearly every bride and groom can find ways to give their special day some unique touches that reflect their personality and love. Read more

Nightlife

18p1.jpg

Exciting Productions Coming To Queens Theatre

“Queens Theatre’s 29th season will feature some of the most exciting work ever on our stages,” announced Executive Director Taryn Sacramone at a news conference unveiling the upcoming performances for 2017-18. 

Food

13p1.jpg

BAREBURGER

Bareburger is an American success story. It officially begins in 2009 with the opening of the first organic Bareburger restaurant at this very location in Astoria. Then it moves full speed ahead to include over 40 more restaurants in just eight years. 

Health

7p1.jpg

Local-Express

Kirk Riley is a co-founder of Otis & Finn barber shop. Before opening the shop, he was a barber in Manhattan. He’s worked in the fashion industry for 10 years. A Queens resident for many years now, Kirk wanted to open a shop in the borough that provided high-quality traditional barbering services while also creating a place for neighbors to come, meet and get to know one another. 
20p1.jpg

Put More You into Your Wedding Day

A wedding day is filled with symbolic tradition, from varied religious customs to the never-ending circle reflected in the rings and the types of flowers accentuating the celebration. Even with all the traditional rituals to consider, nearly every bride and groom can find ways to give their special day some unique touches that reflect their personality and love. 
19p1.jpg

Plan Like A Pro

An engagement is a moment to cherish and celebrate, for sure, but it also signals the beginning of a whirlwind of activity leading up to your big day. While the task list is long, if you tackle your wedding planning one step at a time, you can create the wedding of your dreams with the flair of a professional. Set a budget
18p1.jpg

Exciting Productions Coming To Queens Theatre

“Queens Theatre’s 29th season will feature some of the most exciting work ever on our stages,” announced Executive Director Taryn Sacramone at a news conference unveiling the upcoming performances for 2017-18. 
17p1.jpg

Rare ‘Zing’ From Bazaar At The Beast Next Door

The preface of this story should be this: I don’t like acoustic sets. Though some notable exceptions exist (before you ask, yes: I’ve listened to Nirvana Unplugged), they’re often boring and repetitive – someone plucking away in melancholia, singing inevitably about their lonely heart and broken soul (or is it the other way around?).
16p1.jpg

Party In Another Dimension

Quiet Events is an Astoria-based company that has been operating since 2012, and was founded by William Petz, a Queens native who lives in Astoria, where his office is located. Will is a published author, inventor, world traveler, cancer survivor and a passionate entrepreneur who enjoys life. 

Stay On Track: Free After-School Homework Help

With school officially in full swing, students all over the city have their hands full with assignments. However, it’s hard to finish the homework if they don’t understand it. Oftentimes, students still need an extra push that they can’t get from school to complete their work. Unfortunately it can be hard to find reliable, inexpensive help with schoolwork. 
14p1.jpg

So You’re Finished With School...Now What?

Years of school have come and gone, and somehow, you’ve managed to come out the other side, with plenty of great stories to tell. Summer, reserved for fun, family, and friends, is sadly now at a close. It’s time to don your best suit and begin your foray into the working world.
13p1.jpg

BAREBURGER

Bareburger is an American success story. It officially begins in 2009 with the opening of the first organic Bareburger restaurant at this very location in Astoria. Then it moves full speed ahead to include over 40 more restaurants in just eight years. 
12p1.jpg

Sugar Freak

If you are already a fan of Sugar Freak, you will be over the moon about the new, enlarged Sugar Freak, just across from its original location on 30th Avenue. Chef Christian Fajardo, Restaurateur James Paloumbis, and the whole Sugar Freak team have collaborated to strengthen and expand this successful restaurant brand for more people to enjoy.
11p1.jpg

United Miners Soccer Club

One of the best things about living in New York is discovering hidden places to eat and explore, well off the beaten path. For over 40 years, the United Miners Soccer Club has been serving delicious meals in its location on 34th Avenue and 45th Street in Astoria, though you may not know it. 
  
Click here for digital edition
2017-09-01 digital edition