Have A Happy Halloween In Queens

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer It is that spooky time of year again. Halloween is right around the corner, taking place on the last Friday of October. As is the case every year, there are many fun activities for Queens residents to enjoy. This coming weekend, the Queens Zoo will offer two days of Halloween […]

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Red Storm Ready For Hoops Season

The Kansas City Royals have received national attention for making their first playoff appearance since 1985. That was the same year that Ronald Reagan began his second term as president and Marty McFly went back to 1955. It was also the last time that St. John’s made the Final Four. Although a Final Four appearance […]

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CMJ Festival Set To Rock NYC

BY LUIS GRONDA AND JOE MARVILLI Staff Writers New York City is about to turn into a music heaven once again, with the College Music Journal Marathon starting on Tuesday. Beginning on Oct. 21, the CMJ fest is five days of almost non-stop music shows at venues across Manhattan and Brooklyn. The festival features more […]

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Fall Fun At Long Island Aquarium

BY JORDAN GIBBONS Staff Writer The Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center in Riverhead has a variety of upcoming events for all ages to celebrate Halloween and the fall season. On Nov. 1, it is hosting the first Bats, Barnacles and Broomsticks Halloween party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The party will have trick […]

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E.J. Simon To Read At Hometown Bookstore

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE     Staff Writer Next week at the Astoria Bookshop, “Death Logs In.” Queens native E.J. Simon will be stopping by his hometown bookstore to read from and discuss his novel of that title, the sequel to his debut “Death Never Sleeps.” The pair of thrillers center on two brothers: a straight-laced CEO […]

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Ex-Laughing Devil Comic Hits TVs Nationwide

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE     Staff Writer One comic is bringing his Queens-bred talent to TVs nationwide. Borough native Steve Hofstetter hit small screens on Aug. 2 as host of the new show on FOX TV stations, “Laughs.” The show is a standup showcase, featuring curated clips of standup comedians from around the country. “The idea […]

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Resorts World Books Eddie Money

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer This weekend, you can get “Two Tickets to Paradise.” New York rock guitarist, saxophonist and singer-songwriter Eddie Money will perform a concert at Resorts World Casino on Oct. 11, starting at 9 p.m. It is his first concert in New York City so far this year. Born in Brooklyn as […]

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An Ideal Italian Atmosphere

An Ideal Italian Atmosphere

Anthony’s Restaurant 222-02 Union Turnpike Oakland Gardens (718) 468-6020 Cuisine: Italian Delivery: No Credit Card: Yes Reservation: Yes Hours: Mon-Fri Noon-10 p.m., Sat 4-10 p.m., Sun 2-9 p.m. Anthonysonunion.com Anthony’s Restaurant in Oakland Gardens provides the ideal atmosphere for sipping on red wine and enjoying fine Italian cuisine, without burning a hole in your pocket. […]

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