Astoria Teen Launches GoFundMe to Help Pay For School After Losing Parents to COVID-19

Image via Roberto Tobias' GoFundMe. Astoria teen Roberto Tobias Jr., a rising senior at Frank McCourt High School,...

Astoria Baker Alex Taketzis Donates $1770 During Bakers Against Racism Sale

All images courtesy of Alex Taketzis/From The Kitchen of Alex. As the world continues to shine a spotlight...

Astoria Key Food to Permanently Close

Image via Google Maps. Astoria Key Food, located at 22-15 31st St., will be permanently closing its doors...

Auntie Eli’s Tuesday Treat: Sugar Cookies

Looking for something fun to do with the kids these days? Look no further! Baking brings out this...

Don Coqui Astoria Has Closed

Photo by @cheersmydear. After nearly 10 years in the neighborhood, Don Coqui Astoria has permanently closed. The restaurant/bar...

Astoria Pool To Open August 1st!

Photo via NYC Parks (@nycparks) Instagram. Fifteen outdoor swimming pools are scheduled to open up within the five...

Fire at Location of The Grand

Photo via Katarina Kost. A fire broke out at 37-01 30th Avenue yesterday evening at approximately 8PM. The...

Auntie Eli’s Tuesday Treat: Homemade Cheesecake!

Baked Cheesecake Preheat the oven to 425ºF Makes an 8inch cake Ingredients 450 gr. cream cheese 3/4 cup...

Three Astoria Bar/Restaurants Permanently Closed Following COVID-19

Photo by Clem Onojeghuo. The sudden and ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the unfortunate closure of numerous...
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How’s Phase Two Treating You?

A week into Phase 2 of reopening in Astoria, and there seems to be tons of mixed opinions...