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The Best Flushing Restaurants for a Delicious Bite to Eat

Posted by Collin McGorty on Apr 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Many people consider Manhattan to be the epicenter of the New York City food scene. However, these folks seem to forget about other boroughs like Queens, specifically Flushing, where you can find delicious food on just about every corner. Next time you’re in the neighborhood, check out these Flushing restaurants.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Queens, Flushing

New York Mets Games Perfect for a Trip to the Ballpark

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 23, 2017 10:00:00 AM

After their abrupt Wild Card exit at the hands of Conor Gillaspie and the San Francisco Giants, the New York Mets look to build off an underwhelming, injury-plagued season and regain the composure that took them all the way to the World Series in 2015. This season, check out these New York Mets games where you’ll see stars like Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and, of course, Yoenis Cespedes.

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Topics: New York sports, Queens, nyc sports

Where to Watch March Madness Games throughout the Tournament

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 16, 2017 10:30:00 AM

This time of year is unbeatable because we’re in the full swing of the March Madness NCAA basketball tournament! The first two rounds saw juggernauts like Villanova, Duke and Louisville fall while Cinderella teams like Xavier and South Carolina made it to the Sweet 16. Here’s a guide for where to watch March Madness throughout the rest of the tournament.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Sports, Bars, Queens

Fun Queens Museums that also Provide Learning Experiences

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 9, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Queens, New York, is a big city with plenty of different interesting and exciting activities that the whole family will enjoy. Many of these activities can be found at one of several fascinating Queens museums. Here are a few favorites that you can check out with your family.

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Topics: Entertainment, Queens, museums, Family

St. Patrick's Day Bars Where the Irish Tradition Lives on

Posted by Collin McGorty on Mar 2, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Now that March is finally here, there’s only two weeks that separate us from St. Patrick’s Day. The day was originally intended to be a celebration of the patron saint of Ireland, but it has quickly evolved into a massive party holiday. This March 17 and the weeks leading up to it, grab a pint of Guinness at one of these great St. Patrick's Day bars.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Bars, Queens

NYC Sports Events where You Won’t Miss a Second of Action

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 23, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Historic franchises and can’t-miss sporting events are a dime a dozen in New York City. You won’t find a better atmosphere for a big game than at venues like the world-famous Madison Square Garden and the newer Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Check out this NYC sports guide to find out about upcoming games.

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Topics: NYC, Sports, Brooklyn, New York sports, nyc sports

4 of the Area’s Best Wings Sure to Make your Mouth Water

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 16, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Everybody loves chicken wings. Some people would probably even have them for every meal if they could. That’s why, no matter where you are, there’s always going to be a wing option, it’s just a matter of how good it is. But the days of bad wings are over. Check out some of the best wings in our area.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Bars, Queens

4 Long Island Wine Bars that are Great until the Last Sip

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 9, 2017 10:00:00 AM

Long Island has one of the best restaurant scenes in all of New York State. However, the area is perhaps most popular for the world-famous wine country on its east end. This has resulted in amazing Long Island wine bars in just about every town.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Bars, Queens bars

Valentine’s Day Restaurants Sure to Impress your Date

Posted by Collin McGorty on Feb 2, 2017 10:00:00 AM

February 14 is just a few weeks away. Avoid the last-minute reservation rush by getting a head start on your plans for the evening. If you’re still trying to find the right place, check out these Valentine’s Day restaurants.

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Topics: Food&Drink, Nightlife, Holiday

Quick and Easy Super Bowl Recipes to Spice up your Party

Posted by Collin McGorty on Jan 26, 2017 10:00:00 AM

The Super Bowl is one of the biggest party days of the year. On February 5, households across the country will be hard at work cooking up tasty snacks for their guests. Check out some of these delicious Super Bowl recipes that are sure to be a hit.

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Topics: Tips, Food&Drink, Super Bowl

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