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The Culinary King Eats His Way Through Queens Up Close

The Culinary King Eats His Way Through Queens Up Close

Fresh bean curd in a Flushing floral shop, Himalayan snacks behind a cell phone store in Jackson Heights, Thai Buddhist temple on the city’s outskirts. Since 1998, Queens-native Joe DiStefano has explored them all and found all sorts of delicacies and cultures of the ethnic mosaic that is Queens.

Hop on the 7 line, and join DiStefano on one of his culinary and cultural escapades!

St. Patrick’s Day Comes Early to the Rockaways

St. Patrick’s Day Comes Early to the Rockaways

Snow was piled on the ground and temperatures hovered below 40 degrees for the first Saint Patrick’s Day parade of the year out in Rockaway, Queens, yesterday. But the residents turned out strongly anyway. Crowds of bright green lined the parade route, an antidote to the chill weather. Saint Patrick’s Day is not until March […]

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