12/18/12 9:30am


Image source: Newtown Literary 

Newtown Literary – Queens’ first literary journal – made a big splash on the scene with their first issue, and now they are moving on to the next issue. They’ve issued a call for submissions, which ends February 28, 2013. Issue #2 will be out in March 2013.


12/14/12 12:00pm


Image source: MenuPages

Exciting news for Queens: our borough is now included on MenuPages, the website that publishes restaurant menus online and provides a place for restaurant goers to review their experiences. MenuPages only served Manhattan for a while, and eventually launched in Brooklyn; now it covers every single neighborhood of Queens, finally capturing the diverse yumminess in these parts.