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End of an era: Flushing’s Palace Diner closing
End of an era: Flushing’s Palace Diner closing
News Billy Rennison 12/28/2011 at 1:24PM

The faithful frequenters of Flushing’s Palace Diner will have to find a new haunt once the local landmark serves its last meal after more than three decades in the neighborhood. The diner, which sits along the Long Island Expressway on the corner of Main Street and Horace Harding Expressway and has been a neighborhood mainstay [...]

Will door close on Maspeth company?
Will door close on Maspeth company?
News Billy Rennison 10/27/2011 at 2:41PM

After 50 years in the community, a Maspeth manufacturer may be headed for “greener” pastures out of state that provide more financial incentives. Karp Associates, a third-generation manufacturing company, is leaving its current Maspeth location after losing their property to Eminent Domain. Though Karp, which manufactures and distributes access doors, has received offers to relocate [...]