InTheLoop | Rockaway Exhibition Recalls 100th Anniversary of the First Transatlantic Flight
Lt. Commander Albert Cushing Read and a five-man crew took off from the Rockaway Naval Air Station in a U.S. Navy Seaplane NC-4, referred to as a “flying boat" at the time, on May 8, 1919. Six stops and 23 days later, they landed in Plymouth, England, and Continue Reading
#WeeklyColumn | It’s In Queens! | May 10 to May 16
The beat goes on…and on…and on! Sweet sounds are everywhere this week with the Queens New Music Festival’s return, a symphonic concert, an LGBTQ orchestra, bird song, and something described as “solar sound.” Greek cinema, Jewish comedy, modern dance, and Marionette puppets are also in town.
#PickoftheWeek | A delicious Syrian feast in Jackson Heights
Here’s the chance to take a culinary and spiritual trip to Syria while experiencing the Jackson Heights food scene and meeting Queens residents.
The next Queens Dinner Club “meeting” will be a multi-course, Ramadan-style feast with everything from tamarind rose iced tea to crispy filo Continue Reading
#MonthlyPicks | May 2019 | Christine Silletti
Bayside has too many great restaurants to list – that’s why we’re hosting our second restaurant stroll on May 19! The food's diversity and quality are amazing, but specifics are always more interesting so here are some favorites. I must say this was Continue Reading