We’re sorry to hear yet another Astoria business is closing: Crescent & Vine, located at 25-03 Ditmars Blvd., will be officially closed after this Sunday, January 12th. Those behind the Ditmars pub officially announced the sad news on their Instagram page, citing “various reasons” behind the closing, and thanking all former and current staff and…

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Missed it the last time? The delicious Cousins Maine Lobster truck is back on 31st St. & Ditmars Blvd. TODAY from 11:30AM-9:00PM! Lobster lovers can expect lobster from both Connecticut and Maine, and specialties such as lobster rolls, sandwiches, tacos, grilled cheese, and more! For specific menus, you may visit Cousins Maine Lobster’s official website here.

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Missed it the first time? Fret not: The delicious Cousins Maine Lobster truck is back on 31st St. & Ditmars Blvd. TODAY from 11:30AM-9:00PM! Lobster lovers can expect lobster from both Connecticut and Maine, and specialties such as lobster rolls, sandwiches, tacos, grilled cheese, and more! For specific menus, you may visit Cousins Maine Lobster’s official…

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The wait is finally over: Rivercrest on Ditmars is officially open! Astoria’s newest craft beer bar, located at 33-15 Ditmars Boulevard, officially opened on October 3rd, and is kicking off its brunch beginning this Saturday, October 12th. Rivercrest aims to become a premier destination in the neighborhood for beer, cocktails, food and fun. In terms…

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The search is on for the man who allegedly groped a woman after 6PM on June 2nd. The incident occurred near Ditmars Blvd. & Steinway St., after which the suspect ran off. Authorities believe the man is about 25-30 years old, and approximately 5’7. If you have any information regarding the above incident, please call…

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Mark your calendars: the first of six neighborhood bashes is happening this Sunday, June 23rd! The event, presented by State Senator Jessica Ramos, plans to celebrate District 13 and members of the community.  The first neighborhood bash will be held on Steinway St. between Ditmars Boulevard and 23rd Avenue, from 12PM until 4PM. According to…

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On Friday May 10th, Astoria politicians and community activists alike are set to protest against the demolition of storefronts such as Key Food, Subway, Cohen’s Optical, and more. The reason behind the new construction plans? As reported by The Astoria Post, Target’s Astoria storefront is set to open in the exact location of the demolished…

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Health restaurant Create, on 29-21 Ditmars Blvd., has reopened its doors after the Department of Health closed them down on July 18th after a failed inspection. The restaurant had received a staggering 60 sanitary violation points for infractions, according to Astoria Post.   Have you had a bad experience at Create, Ditmars? The most critical violations,…

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SoBol, the Long-Island based food franchise is expanding even further in their already explosive acai bowl franchise. It’s newest location, Astoria, Queens.  The health chain is known for it’s healthy delicious smoothies, press juices and kombucha, and of course – the acai bowls. The most famous item on their menu, the bowls are a Brazilian…

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