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Jul

23

2014

Monkey King Bubble Tea to Open on 34th Street

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We were originally tipped of to this new bubble tea spot, Monkey King, but our friend Sue. I stopped by the other day to check it out but to my […]

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Jul

23

2014

We Heart Astoria Food Talk *Mundo Preview Edition*

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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!

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Jul

22

2014

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Last week, Emily and I spent some time at 60 Beans, the new third-wave coffeehouse opening up on Ditmars and 36th Street. Things were still under construction but we were […]

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Jul

22

2014

Mama Yogurt is Now Sunberi Yogurt

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In the ever-changing froyo world here in Astoria, it’s probably not surprising to see businesses change hands. Such is the case at Mama Yogurt, one of the first froyo spots […]

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Jul

22

2014

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Not much in the way of major construction happens on mellow 23rd Avenue, but the property at 26-18 23rd Ave is going through a major change. The building that was there, a […]

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Jul

22

2014

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Earlier this year we heard about the sad state of affairs regarding Teddy’s Florist, the family-owned business pushed out by their landlord, Botsaris Morris Realty Group. We’ve naturally been curious […]

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Jul

21

2014

NYDH - Signature Dog Eating Contest

We caught wind of this upcoming hot dog eating contest at New York Dog House this week. It’s the 1st Annual NYDH Signature Dog Eating Contest, which happens to fall […]

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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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Go to this QNSMADE party Friday night. Are you brave enough to paddle down polluted Newtown Creek? Don’t miss the art of Chuck Jones at MoMI. Have you heard? The […]

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!