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Public workshop on the BQX Streetcar happening tonight in Astoria!

The first of a series of public workshops held in Queens on the upcoming Brooklyn Queens Connector (BQX) Streetcar will take place tonight from...

Fines for alternate side parking violations increase to $65 citywide

Officially beginning on Thursday, February 20th, fines for alternate side parking (ASP) violations have been increased to $65. As per the Department of Sanitation, drivers...

Police searching for suspect in Astoria robbery

A male suspect broke into Tobacco-N-Vape and stole approximately $5,000 and multiple cigarette cartons, according to police. The robbery took place at the smoke shop,...

A potential new train line may connect Astoria to Bay Ridge: report

A $1.3 million contract was presented by the MTA to the AECOM engineering firm in order to analyze whether the construction of a train...

Jimmy Van Bramer drops out of Queens Borough President election

New York City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer announced he is no longer in the running for Queens Borough President, citing personal reasons. The Council...

Viral national news story highlights health risk of dip powder manicures

Believer in dip powder manicures? You might want to rethink that. Nail salons across the country are pulling the dip powder service from their offerings,...

Cats allegedly being poisoned near Ditmars

*GRAPHIC IMAGE WARNING* Multiple cats have been allegedly poisoned within the vicinity of Ditmars Boulevard and 37th Street. The innocent cat pictured above was just...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez set to endorse Bernie Sanders for President at Queensbridge rally

According to a report by The Washington Post, Astoria representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is set to officially endorse Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders this Saturday. Sen....

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Queens Comfort burger ranked #7 in NYC Burger List!

If you live or frequent Astoria, it should come as no surprise that there are an abundance of solid restaurant options. Another top honor...
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