So, in addition to the news about yours truly (see…Continue
Added by Eileen Thompson on September 2, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments
(Disclaimer: The writer is in a domestic partnership with singer/WLA Managing Editor Brandi Thompson)
Tonight, on the ABC Television Network, the New York portion of 'Karaoke Battle USA' will take over the airwaves at 9pm Eastern Standard Time. Why is this so exciting? Why…Continue
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:…
Well, this week has certainly been exciting, huh? First an earthquake, and now the Hurricane of the Century, or at least that's what I'm gathering from the news: they're making it sound like it's the beginning of the end of times!
Just in case this hurricane is as bad as they say it will be, be sure…Continue
It's Memorial Day Weekend, the unofficial kick-off to summer! After all the rain we've had, we've earned this nice weather weekend and deserve to make the most out of it. So, in addition to honoring our troops and veterans this holiday, go out and enjoy the extended weekend with these…Continue
We had a great week this week here in Astoria -- The Sparrow was a on national TV show, The Taste of Queens was a huge hit, we've already crowned two deserving winners in our SeamlessWeb Giftcard Giveaway, and we're still giving away the Grand Prize to the winner…
Added by Eileen Thompson on May 13, 2011 at 9:30am — No Comments
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
To sum up, we've got an Art Gallery opening party, 2-for-1 pitchers of…Continue
Added by Eileen Thompson on March 12, 2011 at 4:18pm — No Comments
A special shout-out to everyone who rocked the WLA6K last night! We had a blast and hope you did, too! And a special thanks to our karaoke rockstar singers - you guys KILLED it!
Don't forget to upload those pics and videos from last night to the site. We wanna show everyone who wasn't there what they missed!
If you did miss out, no worries - we're about 700 people away from 7,000 members, which means the WLA7K is just around the corner. And our 3rd…Continue
Added by Eileen Thompson on February 26, 2011 at 9:28am — No Comments
Also, tickets are almost…Continue
Word has definitely gotten out about the WLA6K Party...
MyOpenBar.com just gave the party a shout-out on their website and newsletter, tipping off everyone that this Friday's party is going down and that the free beer will be a-flowin'. The good news is this party is gonna be bananas, so if you haven't RSVP'd yet, get on…Continue
I think it's unanimous (and no surprise) karaoke bowling frickin rocked! But the night didn't start there...this, my friends is recap-worthy: