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Sep

17

2014

Get ready for the Second Annual NYC Cupcake Run, which is taking place in Astoria Park on Saturday, October 18 at 11 a.m. It’s essentially a 5K with cupcake eating interspersed […]

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Sep

11

2014

Come To the Greening Western Queens Mixer!

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in Astoria, Event, Parks

Thanks to the good folks at Astoria Park Alliance, we’ve learned of the upcoming Greening Western Queens Fall mixer! It’s being held Thursday, September 18 from 7 to 9 p.m. […]

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Sep

03

2014

Thanks to our friends at Astorians, I was led to this article in the NY Daily News about the city pools this recent summer. Bottom line: Astoria Pool is crazy […]

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Sep

03

2014

Thanks to the folks at GrowNYC, we’ve learned about the Socrates Greenmarket Farmer Games, which sound like a good time. Get ready for lots of family-friendly fun this Saturday, September […]

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Sep

02

2014

Dog Owners Want a Modern Dog Run in Astoria

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in Astoria, Parks, Pets

Want to work towards a great dog run in Astoria? There’s a petition you can sign—and you never know, maybe this time it will make a difference. Over the years on various […]

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Jul

30

2014

2014 Shore Fest is Almost Here!

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in Astoria, Fitness, Parks, Recreation

The Astoria Park Shore Fest is back again this year! And it starts this weekend, Sunday, August 3—can you believe it’s almost August? This summer has just flown by. Shore […]

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Jul

28

2014

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

09

2014

Underling Productions is proud to present a Summer Tour of Robin Hood and Love’s Labour’s Lost at Astoria Park (Near Hell’s Gate Bridge) on July 12-13. (Full schedule listed below) […]

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Jun

27

2014

Our friends at The Yoga Room let us know about their free yoga in the park outings this summer, taking place at both Astoria Park and Gantry Plaza State Park […]

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Jun

26

2014

A WHA reader passed on this update regarding Astoria Heights Playground posted in the Friends of Astoria Heights Park Facebook group: Councilman Costantinides called last night to give us the […]

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