The 9 Coolest Spots to Watch the NYC Marathon Nov 1st


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On Sunday, 50,000 runners from the Big Apple and around the world will race through the five boroughs during the New York City Marathon — a course that winds its way from the Verrazano Bridge up to the melting pot of Bay Ridge, through the heart of brownstone Brooklyn and industrial Long Island City, all the way up First Avenue to the pulsating center of the South Bronx and, finally, down Museum Mile and Central Park before crossing the finish line by Tavern on the Green. Continue Reading ›

The Queens Bucket List….


Whether you’re a local or a tourist (or somewhere in between? A tourcal??), there’s a very good chance you’ve been doing all the wrong things in Queens. Well, we say it’s time you change that, starting with the essentials. This is your new Queens bucket list, complete with 31 things you need to cross off before you make your way to the big 7 train in the sky. Continue Reading ›

‘A Piece of Italy’ Comes to Forest Hills !!


QUEENS — A new gourmet market, offering imported Italian specialty foods, will soon open in Forest Hills. Continue Reading ›



Twelfth Annual Extravaganza Features Great Food at Great Prices

More than 100 restaurants — including such favorites as Zenon Taverna in Astoria, Glendale’s Shiro of Japan, and La Fusta in Elmhurst — will participate this year. Most establishments will offer a three-course, prix fixe dinner for $28 and lunch for $14. Continue Reading ›

Good Vibrations! Former Beach Boy Brian Wilson to Perform in Flushing on October 9!!


Beach-Boys-Beach-Boys-385127His full name is Brian Douglas Wilson, and he’s a living legend. As a founding member of the Beach Boys, he has written (or co-written) more than 25 Top 40 hits, such as “Surfer Girl,” “I Get Around,” “Help Me Rhonda,” and “California Girls.” Continue Reading ›