Village Playwrights to Feature 3 New Plays; Seeks Submissions for...
On March 12, Matthew Davis 's "Dangerous Walk" explores the internal relationship between blown apart childhoods, and both terrorism and fighting it.
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The Shutter: Baconery, Parco, Spur Tree, Slide, and More Shutter
There's no explanation online, but when a fan on Facebook asked whether the restaurant was still open, the response was simply "No."
The Real Deal
Woodsidea s upscale Icon52 more than half-leased
Woodside's first luxury rental building, Icon52, is more than 50 percent leased after less than three weeks of leasing.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Astoria Plagued by Dozens of Fire Escape Burglaries, Police Say
Astoria has been hit with dozens of home burglaries in recent months with suspects using fire escapes to climb in through unlocked windows, police said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Experienced Nanny Needed In Astoria, NY
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Sat Mar 01, 2014
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Thu Feb 27, 2014
Hilton revenue jumps as occupancy, room rates rise
Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc, the world's largest hotel operator, reported a 13 percent rise in quarterly revenue as increasing business and leisure travel pushed up occupancy and room rates.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Waldorf welcomes global travelers to Beijing.
Hilton Worldwide and Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of Waldorf Astoria Beijing, marking the second Waldorf Astoria hotel in China and the brand's continued international expansion.
Long Island City Flea Expands to Kaufman Astoria Studios' Outdoor Film Lot
The organizers of LIC Flea & Food in Hunters Point are teaming up with Kaufman Astoria Studios to launch a new market this spring on the site of the film studio's outdoor movie set, according to an announcement.
Queens Reps Ask DOE Not to Bus P.S. 11 Kids to Astoria During Construction
Elected officials on Tuesday criticized the Department of Education's plan to temporarily bus more than 200 students from Woodside's P.S. 11 to another school in Astoria while an annex is built to relieve overcrowding there.
Bride-to-Be Would Leave Fiance for One-Way Trip to Mars
A Brooklyn resident is willing to say goodbye forever to Earth - and her fianc - so she can be part of an elite crew of interplanetary explorers who take a one-way trip to Mars.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
'Humans of New York'-inspired subway sketch artist makes final stop on Staten Island
Last Wednesday was the end of the line for subway sketch artist Sophocles Plokamakis -- both literally and figuratively.
Director's Cut of Oscar-Nominated Documentary Debuting at Queens Film Fest
The director's cut of an Oscar-nominated documentary will premiere at a Queens film festival which brings movies from around the world to the borough in March.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Hotel News Resource
Waldorf Astoria Beijing Opens
Hilton Worldwide and Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts announced the opening of Waldorf Astoria Beijing, marking the second Waldorf Astoria hotel in China.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Waldorf Astoria Opens in Beijing
Hilton Worldwide and Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts today announced the opening of Waldorf Astoria Beijing , marking the second Waldorf Astoria hotel in China and the brand's continued international expansion.
New York Post
a Slaya lawyer punched pregnant teen, forced miscarriage
The lawyer on trial for strangling his girlfriend had killed before - when he was just 14 - a shrink testifying in his defense told a shocked Queens jury Thursday.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Opening Report: Front Toward Enemy, Antonioni's, and More Now Open
DNAinfo reports that the new place has cocktails from Death & Co. vet Scott Teague and a menu that includes oysters, charcuterie, and dishes like fish & chips, and braised lamb shoulder.
Now Casting 'Rockabye Hamlet' and Other Upcoming Auditions
The Ophelia Theatre Group in Astoria, New York is seeking talent for its production of "Rockabye Hamlet," a rock opera.
Miracle in Greenport: Missing Cat Found Alive, Well After Almost 3 Weeks
After almost three weeks of searching, Scarlet, a cat who was lost after a car accident on the North Ferry in Greenport, has been found, alive and well.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Festival of the Dark Arts: a bright spot in the beer year
Jack briefs the volunteers in the cozy Lovell Taproom under yet another example of Fort George's leadership in chalkboard art... The Ford Building as Chris and Jack saw it in October of 2005 while formulating their business plan for Fort George... This what the Lovell Building interior looked like in 2010...this is now the site of a gleaming ... (more)