New Kids On The Block

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Get your taste buds ready for these awesome newbies Summer is almost here and we’re lucky to live in one of the most diverse and exciting neighborhoods in Queens. Already bursting at the seams with restaurants and bars, you can never really have enough, right? That’s why we’re excited to introduce you to some of…

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Family fun in the neighborhood

When we think of NYC, our minds typically go to the sightseeing, the abundance of bars and restaurants and the fact that it’s one of the world’s top economical hot spots. However, New York can be way more kid-friendly than some might imagine. In our neighborhood alone, you’ll find so much to get the kids…

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How to make Mother’s Day unforgettable this year

Mothers should be celebrated every day for their hard work, dedication and constant love and care, but this year more than ever. The pandemic made the daily challenges mothers face significantly more difficult this past year: from schools being closed/no access to daycare, to lack of support from family and friends, to some even losing…

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It’s Time to Fiesta!

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The Best Places to Celebrate Mexican Heritage on Cinco de Mayo Cinco de Mayo is almost here and it’s time to plan your feast. What better way to share your enthusiasm and love for Mexican tradition than indulging in their spicy and flavorful cuisine? Cinco de Mayo is a recognition of Mexico’s victory over the…

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Welcoming Dough Doughnuts to the Neighborhood

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If there is one thing we can never have enough off,  it’s donuts! With that being said, may we introduce the latest addition, the famous Dough Doughnuts, opening May 22nd at 2170 31st St. Yay! Get your sweet tooth ready. Dough Doughnut, also called Dough for short, started out in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn in 2010, and…

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NYC ARTWALK: Street Art Takes on a New Meaning

Art, in every sense of the word, is synonymous with New York City and happens to be a huge part of the overall culture, almost as much as the food and iconic architecture. So, it doesn’t come as a surprise that this year, for the first time ever, At the Art Fair (ATAF) and NYC ArtWalk came together to create an immersive, outdoor art celebration, accessible for anyone at any time.

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CELEBRATING NATIONAL BEER DAY

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Beer is the most popular alcoholic beverage in the United States, and we celebrate it big on April 7th, the designated National Beer Day, yay! The fact that people cherish their beers is more than enough reason to celebrate it . Settlers have brought beer-making traditions to the United States in the 17th century, and…

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Livin’ Large in LIC

Queens really is the gift that keeps on giving. Just when you think you’ve discovered all the secret hot spots our little borough has to offer, all of a sudden, there’s a whole other world to explore. If you haven’t already met, reader, we’d like to introduce you and show some love to Long Island City. Between the waterfront view, plethora of breweries, abundance of art culture and delicious local dishes, your weekends are bound to become a lot more interesting. Not to mention this part of town provides a bit of relief from the typical hustle and bustle of NYC streets. Hidden in plain sight, LIC makes for a Saturday well-spent. Don’t worry, we’ll get you started.

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