Buy – don’t rent – if you plan to live in Queens for at least three years
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Queens residents who plan to live in the borough for more than three years should probably purchase a home rather than rent, a report by StreetEasy advises. The real estate listings site released a report Monday, titled StreetEasy Tipping Point, which found that buying a home is financially more advantageous in Queens after three years, which is the shortest […]

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Queens is alive with the sounds of Queens Symphony Orchestra
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Southern Queens will again enjoy a little night music with a special classical concert series slated to begin next month. Councilman Eric A. Ulrich has teamed up with Queens Symphony Orchestra to present QSO’s 2016 Concert Series. The series, funded by Councilman Ulrich, will consist of five free concerts in neighborhoods throughout the borough. Ulrich’s […]

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Get in shape for free in 2016 with Queens Library!

It’s never been easier to get a great workout, at no cost and in your own neighborhood! Queens Library offers free classes in different disciplines, like Zumba, yoga, aerobics and more, at several community libraries. These classes are geared to customers of all ages and levels of experience, and there are even programs especially designed […]

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Woodhaven residents to DOT: Make us a better boulevard bus plan
Photos by Kelly Marie Mancuso

BY KELLY MARIE MANCUSO A standing-room-only crowd gave a Department of Transportation (DOT) official an earful regarding the proposed Select Bus Service (SBS) plan for the Woodhaven Boulevard corridor during a public forum Monday night in Woodhaven. The special town hall meeting was organized by the Greater Woodhaven Development Corporation (GWDC) in partnership with the […]

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BOTB Restaurants & Bars 2012 winners

 You voted, they won BEST OF THE BORO RESTAURANTS & BARS 1ST PLACE WINNERS: AMERICAN / CONTINENTAL Deluge Restaurant Sheraton La Guardia East Hotel 135-20 39th Ave., Flushing (718) 670-7400 APPETIZERS Donovan’s of Bayside 214-16 41st Ave., Bayside (718) 423-5353 ASIAN CUISINE / ASIAN FUSION BKNY 47-11 Francis Lewis Blvd., Bayside (718) 281-1900 ATMOSPHERE Sac’s […]

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