Three upcoming family fun events in Maspeth

Summer is the time for fun, outdoor family events… and Maspeth Federal is delivering. Every summer, Maspeth Federal Savings Bank, located at 56-18 69th Street, Maspeth, hosts free concerts and outdoor movies. Here are 3 upcoming events to get excited about: Movies Under the Stars  |  Padding 2 (8/15 @ 8pm), Moana (8/22 @ 8pm), & Coco (8/29 @ 8pm) September 11th Memorial Ceremony  | … Continue reading Three upcoming family fun events in Maspeth

Madam Secretary Shoots In town Tomorrow

57th Road between Grand and Maspeth Avenue will have limited parking tomorrow (Friday, August 10th)from noon till 6PM as a scene in an episode for the 5th season of Madam Secretary will be shot. They will use the interior of Martin Luther School as a scene where Allison casts her vote for office. No-Parking signs should be posted tonight. The crew will also shoot a … Continue reading Madam Secretary Shoots In town Tomorrow

George O’Neill Dies

  ABOVE: George O’Neill with members of the NYPD Honor Legion at a 2014 holiday event. George O’Neill, a pillar of the Maspeth Community, as long-time proprietor of O’Neills Restaurant on 65th Place at 53 Drive, passed away early this evening following a short illness. He returned to New York from his home in Florida this month is said to have been hospitalized the last week. … Continue reading George O’Neill Dies

Glendale Bake Shop Shuttered Today

A yellow sign on the front door of Glendale Bake Shop was bad news for customers looking for those great pretzel rolls and quick breakfast Thursday morning. A notice from the Department of Health on Thursday morning alerted customers that the Glendale Bake Shop on Grand Avenue was closed. Note the “A” they recently got. No word yet on when they will open. A few … Continue reading Glendale Bake Shop Shuttered Today

L’estacion Sports Bar & Lounge brings great food and fun to Maspeth

Last week, our Queens Ledger foodies team visited new sports bar and restaurant, L’estacion Lounge, located in the former Maspeth Pizza House. Once we walked in, the vibe was electric; even at 1 in the afternoon. There are TVs surrounding the restaurant, lounge chairs and couches to kick back, and a neon lit up bar with an ecstatic bartender. Taking a look at the menu was another … Continue reading L’estacion Sports Bar & Lounge brings great food and fun to Maspeth

Heroes Youth Basketball Championship Games at Martin Luther School on Thursday

This your chance to see some of the best young basketball players in the area at the Heroes Youth Basketball Championships Thursday night at Martin Luther School in Maspeth. In the 17 & Under Championship game the Crusaders, a team made up primarily of varsity hoopsters from McClancy HS will face off against an Elite 84 Team. The games begin at 6Pm and you can see … Continue reading Heroes Youth Basketball Championship Games at Martin Luther School on Thursday

Kiwanis Craft Beerfest a Hit

More than a hundred people attended the 3rd annual Maspeth Kiwanis Craft Beer Festival tonight in downtown Maspeth. A dozen craft breweries offered their beer to attendees. Pictured here are some of the Maspeth Kiwanians at the event. The club meets Thursdays for lunch at O’Neills and primarily raises money for a bunch of well-deserving children in town. Among the programs they run include a law day as IS … Continue reading Kiwanis Craft Beerfest a Hit

Maspeth Craft Beer Festival kicks off tomorrow!

The Kiwanis Club of Maspeth is hosting the 3rd annual Maspeth Craft Beer Festival tomorrow, June 15, from 6 to 8 p.m. Featuring some of the best beers from around the borough and beyond, the Craft Beer Festival will also include cider, wine tasting and live music. Food vendors will offer up some tasty treats for an additional cost. All proceeds will go towards charities … Continue reading Maspeth Craft Beer Festival kicks off tomorrow!