Search Results for Astoria

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 8/01/2014 at 3:13PM

Enjoy the free outdoor “14th Annual Bix Beiderbecke Sunnyside Memorial Concert” from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday, August 2. Presenting Dixieland and swing-era jazz, the concert is located under the Sunnyside arch at 46th Street and Queens Boulevard.

Borough president rejects Astoria Cove proposal
Borough president rejects Astoria Cove proposal
Business Liam La Guerre 8/01/2014 at 3:04PM

Following a Community Board 1 ruling against the Astoria Cove proposal, Borough President Melinda Katz rejected the 1.76 million-square-foot mixed-use waterfront development on Thursday after a public hearing.

LIC Flea crowns winners of first Favorites Food Festival
LIC Flea crowns winners of first Favorites Food Festival
West Queens Courier Staff 8/01/2014 at 12:58PM

The popular Long Island City flea market, held every Saturday at the outdoor lot on the corner of Fifth Street and 46th Avenue, hosted the first Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival this past weekend, bringing the best food vendors from the market.

Sunnyside welcomes first of two public plazas
Sunnyside welcomes first of two public plazas
West Queens Courier Staff 7/30/2014 at 4:05PM

Bliss Plaza, the first of two new public plazas constructed in Sunnyside, opened July 29. The project was spearheaded by the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID).

No. 7 rated best subway line: report
No. 7 rated best subway line: report
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 7/30/2014 at 1:48PM

For the seventh time in 16 years the No. 7 line has placed first in an annual review conducted by the transit advocacy group, Straphangers Campaign.