Willets Point-inspired paintings by a Whitestone native receive recognition
Images courtesy of Emily Thompson

Beauty can be found in unexpected places. Whitestone native Emily Thompson is getting artistic recognition for her work in transforming the industrial wasteland at Willets Point into a series of oil paint pieces of art. Thompson’s painting “Auto Body” was included as one of the 50 Memorable Paintings of 2015 in the year-end issue of […]

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Little Bay Park restrooms open this week after three years of construction
Rendering courtesy of the Park Dept

What a relief for visitors to Little Bay Park! The park’s comfort stations are fully operational and will be open for public use after Thursday, according to officials. The project is long overdue, with state Senator Tony Avella and former Congressman Gary Ackerman having secured millions of dollars to install bathrooms and expand the site’s parking lot in 2004. Work […]

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Let these Queens restaurants cater your big game party this Sunday

Are you ready for the big game this Sunday? Why worry about cooking when the “World’s Borough” has some of the best catering options in the city? Whether it’s wings or fingers, Italian or Kosher, comfort or gourmet, QNS has you covered: Queens Comfort Astoria 718-728-2350 The comfort food kings of Queens have a special game menu—each […]

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Queens Sale of the Week

MLS #2745794 Stately brick 4-family in Douglaston, located across the Udalls Park Preserve. Home features two 3-bedroom duplex apartments with 2 full baths; two 1-bedroom apartments with full bath. Upgrades include a new slate roof, new windows, updated baths and kitchens; heating system—1 year old. Great investment property. Listed for $1,750,000 Sold for $1,665,000 Take a look at these amazing properties, […]

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Best parties and places in Queens to see the Big Game on Sunday, Feb. 7

The Big Game between Denver and Carolina is just around the corner, and as with the previous 49 football end-of-the-season matchups, it’s sure to elicit its fair share of excitement and controversy. And that’ll be just from the commercials! Historically, it’s also one of the biggest party days of the year, and the “World’s Borough” […]

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