Police are investigating an alleged drive-by shooting which took place in the early hours of December 26th near Steinway St. & 36th Ave. At approximately 4:30 AM, two men in their 30s were sitting in their car when they became the victims of gunfire. According to the Astoria Post, one of the men was shot…

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Looking for a great way to kick off the holiday season, all while supporting local vendors and businesses? The Central Astoria Local Development Coalition presents the Steinway Holiday Market, running from November 30th through December 1st from 10:30AM-4:30PM. The weekend event aims to bring fun for the whole family, with live entertainment, great deals on…

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Queens, more specifically Astoria, has become a hub for local artists to create and share in recent years. On Saturday, September 14th from 3-7PM, the Central Astoria Local Development Coalition invites you to admire original artwork by local creatives. As per the above flyer, the event will feature street art, pop-up sidewalk displays, in-store galleries, and…

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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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Santa Is Coming to Steinway Street!!! Come one come all and spend the day with Santa! There will be free face painting, balloon art and a special gift from Santa! Don’t forget to bring your cameras!  When:  Sunday, December 9th, 2018 From 12:00-4:00 PM Where: At Sol Dance Center 30-16 Steinway Street A special thanks…

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Looks like Astoria will be getting a Target. It was announced Tuesday that the small-format location will be opening its doors in 2022 at Ditmars-Steinway. It will be one of three small-format stores located in Queens, with the other in Forest Hills and one being planned for Jackson Heights in 2019. The Astoria store will…

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While the chilly weather is a Stark reminder that winter is coming, the occasional adventure requiring some personal grooming does crop up. The European Waxing Center on Steinway Street offers various options if wielding the blade yourself is not your fancy. We made an appointment but EWC does welcome walk-ins. Be prepared for terrible puns, we…

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Police are on the look out for three men that may have been involved in a burglary last month. Last month an employee walked into work in the morning to find a damaged rear door belonging to an iLoveKickboxing gym on 32-43 Steinway St. Along with the clear forced entry, $1,250 worth of clothing items…

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The newest addition on Steinway Street offers an alternative to the daily, hectic and caffeine-driven journey in the form of Prince’s Tea Shop. There are no paper cups nor are there tea bags here, but rather those pretty white and flowered pots often found in your mother’s dining room glass cabinet. Here, you can snuggle into…

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