Entertainment

Lot-Less is coming to Astoria!

Do you love discount prices for brand-name items? Good news: Lot-Less is set to occupy its first-ever Astoria location on Steinway St. & Broadway! For those who may not know, Lot-Less is a retail chain found throughout NY & NJ with an emphasis on discount prices for retail items. As…

Australian Bushfire Support Fundraiser

Australian Restaurants Across NYC come together to help raise money for Bushfire Crisis Relief

The bushfires in Australia, which have been burning since September, have killed at least 25 people, destroyed 2,000 homes and killed an estimated 500 million animals. In all, about 15 million acres have burned across the country – an area roughly the size of West Virginia. Worldwide donations have come from celebrity, business and sportspeople donations…

The Charlie is now leasing luxury apartments in Astoria!

Looking for some new digs? The Charlie is now ready and waiting to lease 13 luxury-style apartments to those looking to live in Astoria, with a move-in date of as early as February 1st. Located on Steinway Street & Ditmars Boulevard, the building’s features include a roof deck, outdoor private…

Dunkin’ Donuts is now open near 23rd Avenue!

Do you love quality, affordable coffee? If the answer is yes: your first gift of 2020 has arrived in the form of a brand new Dunkin’ Donuts location! Located at 22-78 31st St., Dunkin’s newest location is officially open and ready to serve Astoria’s coffee lovers. The newest location’s features include…

Queens Borough President election set for March 24

Mayor Bill de Blasio has officially announced a date for the upcoming special election: on Tuesday, March 24th, voters have the opportunity to decide who will become the next Queens Borough President. Former Queens Borough President Melinda Katz officially vacated the position on New Year’s Day, when she became the…

Celebrating Astoria’s #GiveMeFall nominees!

Creativity was in full swing on Wednesday, December 18th at Give Me Astoria’s office as the nominees for the first-ever Give Me Fall photography contest came together to celebrate their nominations. Photographers had the opportunity to mingle and view the printed versions of their nominated photographs on display throughout the…

Kōyō is set to serve a specialty Christmas & New Year’s Eve menu in Astoria!

Still looking to make those perfect holiday plans? Look no further than Kōyō! Kōyō, Astoria’s newest sushi and kaiseki-inspired omakase experience is offering a special menu for both Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve. Kōyō is an intimate, jewel-box restaurant helmed by its Executive Chef, Darry Liu. Chef Liu perfected his sushi skills working alongside…

Celebrate New Year’s Eve the Greek way at Amylos Taverna!

Amylos Taverna is bringing a bit of Greek cheer to ring in this new year! On Tuesday, December 31st, Astoria’s premier Greek & Mediterranean-style restaurant will feature a four-course prix-fixe menu and a glass of complimentary champagne for patrons who wish to celebrate the new year in style. There will…

Subway riders, rejoice: Astoria Boulevard is officially open!

After nearly a year of renovations and updates, the Astoria Boulevard N/W stop is officially open for subway riders!  While the subway stop is open and ready for its users, not all additions have been completed. Workers are still in the process of installing four new elevators at the Astoria…

Trader Joe’s is making its way to LIC!

Do you love mac & cheese bites as much as we do? What about everything bagel seasoning? And, how could we possibly forget, delicious cookie butter? Well, if you’re a Trader Joe’s fan, guess what: the holiday season just came a bit sooner for you; Trader Joe’s is slated to…