Friday, Dec. 19, 2014


CB7 approves proposed hotel for downtown Flushing

At the monthly Community Board 7 meeting at the Union Plaza Care Center, board members approved plans to build a hotel on the old Sears site in Flushing. Comments (3).

Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

Long Island City

Lonely Planet names Queens nation’s top travel spot

Lonely Planet crowned Queens the top U.S. tourist destination in its annual list, but the travel publishing outlet apparently found the borough’s lodging less than regal. Comments (4).

Rally for Sunnyside Theater goes on despite rejection of six-month extension

The organizer behind Sunday’s rally to save the Sunnyside Center Cinemas from a date with the wrecking ball says the protest will go on despite the theater owner’s rejection of a six-month lease extension. Community activist Ty Sullivan hopes a huge turnout at the neighborhood’s only movie theater at 12:30 p.m. will bring the two sides together for more negotiations. Comment.

Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014


Aperitif bistro opens on Bell Blvd.

Bell Boulevard, say bonjour to French fare. Comment.

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