This is my personal reality of The Nightmare Before Christmas!!
This is my personal reality of The Nightmare Before…
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There's a new reality show on A&E based in Astoria called "Last Chance Driving School". The show takes place at Sven Ruppaner's driving school and follows the instructor as he teaches students of all backgrounds to drive in NYC.
The show airs Saturdays at 10p on A&E.
Read the full article on …Continue
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The folks over at Island must have some deep pockets and even deeper connections--reeling in reality star and actress, Kim Kardashian, to host their weekend anniversary party. Has anyone been to Island?… Continue
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We broke the story yesterday and now it's all over the news. Local restaurant chain Canz has taken one step closer to stardom--landing themselves smack-dab on the front page of international gossip site…Continue
When we got wind of the pilot--shot about about six months ago, we were skeptical that it would actually come into fruition. Judging by this press release, it sounds like Astoria's favorite breastaurant, Canz, is…Continue
The popular Vermont ski resort, Sugarbush, is attempting to open a free, temporary ski slope in Astoria Park this winter. Community Board 1 approved the plan this week, but the group must still navigate the City red tape for it to become a reality.
According to DNAinfo.com, the proposed artificial slope will follow the natural incline of…Continue
Added by Ran Craycraft on July 14, 2010 at 7:30pm — No Comments
The problem with being the Managing Editor of a website that covers Astoria and its residents is that when a story involves me, an Astoria resident, I feel a little guilty for writing it.
So, instead of giving myself a complex, I'll just let the Queens Gazette tell you the story:…
Added by Miss Ella on June 29, 2009 at 9:35am — No Comments
For those celebrity-obsessed folks who like to retrace the footsteps of the rich and famous, the place to be last Friday night was apparently at Central…Continue
You know her best from the daily blood, sweat, and tears she puts into this site every day, but you soon may know her for another reason. Our lovely and multi-talented (while also incredibly humble) editor, Brandi Thompson has quietly moved on to …Continue
We all need to get away from time to time. And while that 'round-the-world jaunt may not be in the (credit) cards this year,…Continue
Added by Ran Craycraft on August 25, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments
Have you noticed the sign on 30th Ave. and 33rd St. that says "2 Girls Xmas Trees"? We have, too, but tonight, the sign became animated as we were accosted by one of said girls. And of course, I mean accosted in the most convivial, festive of ways.
"Gude eeveneeng, ello! Wood you liek to buy a Cheezmaz tree?"
You try to say no to that! I don't even decorate for Christmas and I ended up with two 6' Frazier Furs...
We had to bite our tongue for 24-hours in anticipation of this morning's surprise announcement that the abandoned diving pool in Astoria Park will be converted into an outdoor performance stage! Local organizations such as the Astoria Performing Arts Center, the Astoria Symphony Orchestra, and Astoria Music & Arts will likely be some of the first to call the stage home.
The high dive hasn't been used for years and has become quite the eyesore. Back in the olden days, the…Continue
Mama always told me to eat my veggies and lately, I’ve really taken it to heart. Although I always loved the green stuff, I’m making it more of a habit to eat veggie style these days. Astoria’s vegetable markets make that dream a reality.
Astoria is the first place I’ve felt ‘at home’ since moving from LA 4 years ago. Before I moved east I lived 5 blocks from the beach, sunbathed at least 4 days a week, and…Continue
A former Seattleite meets his first official hurricane head on. Sort of. How I made the transition from rainfall to landfall.
First, suffice it to say that in spite of living in the NY Metro Area for upwards of 7 years, and even more recently becoming a tried and true New Yorker under a more precise…Continue
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