Jay Avenue Destruction Continues …No Timetable

Last month at the Communty Board meeting DDC expressed their ‘concern’ and problems with letting people know about water shut-off in the Maspeth area between 69 St and 65 Place near 53 Road and 53 Drive. We advised them at that meeting that there were plenty of information outlets like ours here that could let the residents know what was up. They still do not … Continue reading Jay Avenue Destruction Continues …No Timetable

Barbercon this weekend

Are you ready for Barbercon this weekend? The Queens Ledger shared the exclusive on Barbercon 2018 in December. The event brings together thousands of high-profile and amateur barbers, cosmetologists and brands from around the world. Barbercon 2018 will be comprised of three stages for live haircutting tutorials and product demonstrations as well as education classes and an expanded indoor/outdoor Barbercon Marketplace. The festival will also … Continue reading Barbercon this weekend

First look at Maspeth’s new Key Food

If you haven’t heard about it yet, Maspeth has a new Key Food! The shop, located at 66-56 Grand Avenue, officially opened today. At 11,000 square feet, Key Food will have a produce department with fresh and organic options. The deli department features a full line of Boars Head products, as well as prepared foods for customers to choose from. Additionally, they offer catering services. … Continue reading First look at Maspeth’s new Key Food

Why Are Grand Avenue Barriers Gone?

When Angela Hurtado was killed on Grand Avenue off 69 Place four years ago, protective barriers were installed on Grand Avenue to discourage an illegal left turn from 69 Place onto Grand Avenue in front of Dollar Tree store. For some strange reason they just disappeared this week. Automobiles have not made that left turn since they had been installed. They should be put back. … Continue reading Why Are Grand Avenue Barriers Gone?

WB Pizza Restaurant (formerly 3 Sons) is offering 15% OFF on Memorial Day

WB Pizza Restaurant (formerly 3 Sons) is offering patrons 15% OFF this Memorial Day.   If you didn’t know that 3 Sons Pizzeria is now WB Pizza Restaurant, well, know you know. Tommaso Izzo, who owned 3 Sons for over 40 years, gave his keys and his blessing to two new owners. The two new owners, and brothers, are excited and energized to maintain the same … Continue reading WB Pizza Restaurant (formerly 3 Sons) is offering 15% OFF on Memorial Day

Maspeth Candlelight Vigil Kicks Off Memorial Day Parade Week

The Maspeth Memorial Day Parade takes place this Sunday at 1PM along Grand Avenue. The United Veterans and Fraternal Organizations of Maspeth kicked off Parade Week with a Candle Light Vigil at Maspeth Memorial Square at 8PM Monday night. Maspeth resident Carole Stines ran the program which included The St. Stans Players, Girl Scouts Junior Troop #4732 and Cadettes #4744. Deacon Art Griffin blessed the … Continue reading Maspeth Candlelight Vigil Kicks Off Memorial Day Parade Week