02/06/13 10:00am

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One idea of breakfast – pastries galore!

While considering brunch options for this weekend, we started to think about weekday breakfast spots. Most of what we could come up with consists of diner food – which is tasty, don’t get us wrong, but variety is the spice of life. So help us out – where do you like to go out for weekday breakfast? We’d love to learn of new, interesting eateries, but diners, cafes, coffee shops are all welcome. Let us know in the comments or via twitter at @queensnycity!

10/19/12 11:00am

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With its cheerful name, proximity to the city, and peaceful residential streets, Sunnyside has a lot going for it. The neighborhood is a mix of old and new, of Irish, Romanian, Turkish, Mexican, Colombian, Tibetan, and more. It may appear quaint at first glance – and that’s one of its charms – but if you know where to go, it’s also a destination for food, shopping, and great walks. Here’s our guide for those who want to spend a day exploring Sunnyside, from breakfast to evening drinks, and everything in between. (more…)