Popular Astoria pizza restaurant Milkflower will open for brunch on Sunday, September 8th. We Heart Astoria is pumped: “Get ready for some wood fired oven pizza goodness with an egg on top.” The restaurant will treat guests to free pizza during the brunch grand opening, which is an offer too hard to turn down. Right now, Milkflower’s dinner menu features pizzas like the Spicy Soppressata (tomato, mozzarella, spicy soppressata, red chili flakes, honey), the Brussels Sprout (mozzarella, egg, cracked black pepper, truffle oil) and the Salame Rossa (mozzarella, ricotta, pistachio oil).
Today Untapped Cities published an excellent photo essay in which People for the Pavilion member Robert Fein captured the inside of the New York State Pavilion. Crumbling since the 1964 World’s Fair, there has been momentum to repair and rehabilitate the iconic towers. Fein’s photos offer a look inside of the observation towers, with closeups […]
Check it out: here are the latest house sales around the Forest Hills, Forest Hills Gardens area. We’ve got a freestanding English Tudor, a brick Colonial, and a semi-detached brick townhouse, with sales prices ranging from $820,000 up to $1,800,000. Read on for more details… 36 Rockrose Place: As the listing says, it’s a “unique […]
It’s so much more than a hometown band. Now in its 63rd year, Queens Symphony Orchestra offers about 20 live performances annually, as well as educational programs, chorale concerts, and operas. This Sunday, the ensemble will perform a family-friendly version of Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Vegetable Garden, a 1936 musical fantasy about a boy who ventures […]
This single-family, attached brick home in Maspeth is charming indeed… we love the front gate and yard. Inside, you’ll find some old and some new: original details like the fireplace, front windows and crown moldings, and a renovated kitchen, bathroom and finished basement. The listing photos ain’t great but it looks worth checking out in […]
The Hunters Point Library project is actually happening! This morning, Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer, Senator Michael Gianaris, Community Board 2 members, PS/IS 78 students and parents, residents and business owners gathered to announce the beginning of construction of the Long Island City branch. There has been much drama surrounding the proposed library, with funding […]