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Jul

29

2014

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Yesterday I was invited to check out OK Cafe, a new independent coffeehouse just off of Ditmars Blvd. They are not yet ready to open but hope to be by […]

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Jul

29

2014

Some Ditmars Updates, July 2014

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I took a walk down Ditmars over the weekend to check on some things that are pending in the opening department. The first thing I stopped at was the Caffe […]

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Jul

29

2014

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We noticed that a couple of buildings—26-15 4th Street and 26-01 4th Street—are slated to be demolished. These buildings are steps away from Phase 1 of the Astoria Cove development […]

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Jul

28

2014

Party with Waldo Thursday at the Astoria Bookshop

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Well, the big Waldo in Astoria scavenger hunt is coming to a close, and what better way to end things than with a party! Head to the Astoria Bookshop (31-29 […]

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Jul

28

2014

50 Things to Do Before the End of Summer

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We suggest 50 great things to do in Astoria, LIC and beyond before the summer ends (food, shopping, sports, community events) – a must read list!

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Jul

28

2014

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We were fortunate enough to be invited to taste a variety of new and newer dishes on the seasonal Summer menu at The Queens Kickshaw. And friends, we were not disappointed. […]

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Jul

28

2014

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The delicious watermelon salad at The Queens Kickshaw. Sinkholes in LIC’s East Side Access Project have been filled, but more may develop [Newsday] Gowex, a company contracted to bring free WiFi to […]

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GUEST BLOGGERS
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We welcome Dan Rich, the author of this piece and super soccer fan, on the upcoming World Cup tournament and his picks on where to view in Astoria. Thanks, Dan! […]

FINALLY FRIDAYS
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Fashion forward finds round-up in Astoria, including Loveday 31, The Buffalo Exchange, Hemlines & Waistlines event, Astoria Style Watch and more.

WEEKEND LINK LOVE
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An Astorian just opened this eco-friendly online pet boutique. North Astoria offers a close knit community feel. Do you agree? Monkey King Bubble Tea!  Meet George Stelios, the owner of Teddy’s […]

WHA FOOD TALK
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This week’s Food Talk focuses on the new Mundo at the Paper Factory Hotel, a new tart cherry lager at SingleCut, LIC Market’s annual clambake, Ice and Vices’ ice cream sandwiches and more!