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Top 10 Tips for Your Day at the US Open in...
Make your day at the US Open more fun by following these simple tips.
Everything You Need to Know About JFK Airport
One of the busiest airports in the world, JFK Airport is in Queens, New York. Check JFK flight status, arrivals, departures, terminals, and driving directions before heading to the airport.
Everything You Need to Know About Attending the...
How to get to the US Open by subway, train, or car. Includes driving directions from the Grand Central and LIE. And directions for coming by the #7 subway or the LIRR to Willets Point/Shea Stadium. Page 2.
Where to Find JFK Airport?
Looking for the address to JFK Aiport in Queens, New York?
7 Reasons You Should Live in Astoria, Queens
Astoria, a neighborhood in Queens, is one of the best places to live in New York City. Here are a few reasons why.
No Fault: A First-Timer's Experience at the US...
No Fault: A First-Timer's Experience at the US Open
LaGuardia Address
LaGuardia Airport's address in Queens, New York?
Check Out Flushing Meadows, the Heart of...
How to get to Flushing Meadows Park in Queens, New York, with directions by subway, train, foot, bus, and car. Page 4.
101 Ways to Beat Boredom in Queens
Discover lots of things to do and see and taste in Queens, New York, the biggest borough!
Free Things to Do in Queens, NY
Free things to do in Queens aren't too hard to find. Every week there are free events in the parks and at cultural centers across the borough. Here are a few continuing free things to do and other recommendations to get the most of your time and your wallet in the great borough of Queens, New York.
The 10 Most Enjoyable Parks in Queens
Want to get outdoors? Here are our top 10 picks for the best parks in Queens. There are hundreds of green spaces to choose from in the borough.
All Of Queens' Zip Codes by Neighborhoods
Queens zips codes by neighborhood
A Quick Guide to LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
LaGuardia Airport (LGA): Flight Status, Arrivals, and Departures for LGA in Queens, New York City.
Gantry Plaza State Park in Long Island City,...
Gantry Plaza State Park, since 1998, has opened up the Queens waterfront in Long Island City. Its award-winning design has transformed former industrial space into a flourishing public park with tremendous views of Manhattan.
Walking Over the Queensboro Bridge
Walking over the Queensboro Bridge gives you a great view of Long Island City, the East River, and Upper East Side of Manhattan. Not well loved as a walk over the Brooklyn Bridge, the Queensboro Bridge walk can be an interesting afternoon exploration. Here are some tips and advice on local sights and nearby restaurants.
Where Should You Shop in Queens?
Shopping Malls in Queens, NY. Profiles of seven shopping malls in Queens. Includes the Flushing Mall, Bay Terrace Shopping Center, the Queens Center Mall, the Queens Plaza Mall, the Metro Mall, the Douglaston Shopping Plaza, and the College Point strip mall.
Top 10 Destinations to Visit in Queens
When it comes to tourism, Queens is not Manhattan. It's not even Brooklyn. But more and more people are visiting our borough and realizing what a great destination it is. There's history, culture, views, and food without the crowds or prices of Manhattan. Here are my top favorite places in Queens to bring visitors.
US Open Stadiums and Courts
Tips from a first-time visitor to the US Open about the stadiums and courts. Page 2.
Best Guide to Flushing/Chinatown in Queens, NY
Flushing Chinatown in Queens, New York: A Neighborhood Tour. Explore Flushing, the largest urban area in Queens, and the second largest Chinatown in New York City. There are great restaurants, street food, shopping, and more in Downtown Flushing. Find directions for getting to Flushing and parking information.
Where to Gamble in Queens, New York
Aqueduct's casino -- Resorts World Casino -- offers video slots and games in Queens, New York City. Plan your visit and learn about gambling, restaurants, directions, subways, and nearby hotels.
Need to Get to JFK Airport? Think about the...
The train to JFK Airport is officially the AirTrain JFK, and it brings riders to and from the airport via two subway stations and the LIRR (Long Island Railroad).
JFK Airport Parking - Tips for Making the Most...
Parking at JFK Airport does not have to be a headache, but during busy travel times, your best bet is mass transit. Here are your parking options.
How to Make Quick Pick-Ups and Drop-Offs at JFK...
How to make easy and quick (or at least easy) pick-ups and drop-offs at JFK Airport.
What are the Best Public High Schools in Queens?
The best high school in Queens is hard to say since the 65+ high schools in the borough vary so much, but when we compare all the rankings and scores, we have to say one high school stands out as the best in Queens.
Roman Catholic Churches and Parishes in Queens,...
A list of Roman Catholic churches and parishes in Queens, New York.
Spice Up Your Weekend in Queens with These Events
Weekend events listings for the borough of Queens, New York. This list of weekend events is updated every Thursday.
Shopping on Jamaica Avenue
Shopping on Jamaica Avenue in Jamaica Center, Queens, New York
LaGuardia Airport's Best Transport Options
Bus, shuttle, subway, train, and more transportation options for LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York. The airport is close to Manhattan, but there's no direct subway to LaGuardia.
3 Most Popular Queens' Neighborhoods Close to...
Queens' Neighborhoods: Most Convenient to Manhattan
Everything You Need to Know About Sales Tax in...
Sales tax in New York State and New York City.
Food, Drink, Autographs, and More at US Open
Food, Drink, Autographs, and More at US Open. Page 3.
Driving Directions to LaGuardia Airport
Find driving directions to LaGuardia Airport (LGA) in northern Queens, just off the Grand Central Parkway. It's straight forward to reach unless traffic gets in your way, so give yourself plenty of time
Gertz Mall on Jamaica Avenue
Gertz Mall on Jamaica Avenue in Downtown Jamaica, Queens. Page 2.
Top 5 Museums in Queens
The best museums in Queens, New York.
A Tour of Jackson Heights, A South Asian...
A walking tour of Jackson Heights's restaurants, shops, and sights. The neighborhood is a center of the Indian, Pakistani, and Bangladeshi of Queens and all of NYC.
Forest Park - Visitors Guide to Forest Park in...
Forest Park, 538 acres of trees and fields, is a jewel of a park in Queens, New York, bordering the neighborhoods of Richmond Hill, Kew Gardens, Forest Hills, Glendale, and Woodhaven. Designed by Frederick Olmsted in the 1890s, Forest Park is the third largest park in Queens, offering residents the great strolling in thick woods, plus golfing, a carousel, bandshell concerts, and trails for running, biking, skating, and horseback riding.
Where Are the DMVs Located in Queens, NY?
Find the closest DMV or Department of Motor Vehicles in Queens, NY.
Everything You Need to Know About the Queens...
Guide to the Queens Center Mall, the biggest shopping destination in Queens. Anchored by Macy's and JCPenney, the mall is home to some 150 shops and restaurants.
Casinos in and near New York City
As casino gambling has spread throughout the country, New Yorkers have a whole range of gambling options within three hours drive of the city. Atlantic City had been the only option besides cruise ships and Las Vegas until the early 2000s. Here are some of the closest casinos to New York City, and one within the five boroughs.
The Excellent Hospitals Throughout Queens, New...
Find hospitals and medical attention in the borough of Queens, New York.
When Are Garbage and Recycling Collected in...
What Days Are Garbage and Recycling Collected in Queens, NY? When will my garbage be removed? Learn how to determine the days for trash and recycling pickup in your neighborhood of Queens, New York.
4 Best Hotels Near the US Open in Flushing...
Four best hotels near the US Open in Flushing Meadows.
Is Queens on Long Island?
: Is Queens on Long Island? : Yes. Queens is on Long Island. The New York City boroughs of Queens and
Where to Donate in Queens
Places to donate in Queens. Time for a little spring cleaning or any season cleaning? Or even gearing up for a renovation? Ready for out with the old, but you hate to waste perfectly good stuff?
36 Things to Do in Long Island City and Astoria
Here are 36 ideas for fun afternoons, mornings, evenings, dates, play-dates, and more to do in Long Island City and Astoria.
Jamaica Movie Theater
National Amusements Jamaica Mutiplex, Movie Theater in Jamaica Queens. Page 3.
Colosseum Mall in Jamaica, Queens
Colosseum Mall in Jamaica, Queens. Page 4.
Forest Hills - Neighborhood Profile
Forest Hills, a neighborhood in central Queens, has three distinct parts. This profile covers beautiful Forest Hills Gardens, the adjoining area of single and multi-family homes, and the higher density apartment buildings and co-ops on the north side of Queens Boulevard. Plus area shopping and neighborhood basics are covered.
The Unisphere of Flushing Meadows Park, NY
The Unisphere is a beautiful, giant steel globe that sits in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens, New York. The Unisphere is a famous sight in central Queens and is visible to drivers on the LIE, the Grand Central, and Van Wyck, as well as to airline passengers arriving and departing from LaGuardia and JFK.
165th Street Pedestrian Mall in Jamaica, Queens
165th Street Pedestrian Mall in Jamaica, Queens. Page 5.
Festivals and Events at Flushing Meadows Corona...
Flushing Meadows Corona Park hosts the biggest festivals and events in Queens, New York. Use this calendar to plan attending these Flushing Meadows festivals.
Jamaica Hatland
Jamaica Hatland on the Pedestrian Mall at 165th Street in Downtown Jamaica. Page 6.
Top 10 Restaurants Near the US Open in Queens
Eating at the US Open is convenient but too expensive. Check these top 10 picks for an easy dinner or brunch in Queens on your way to the US Open. These ten restaurants are on the #7 subway or the LIRR Port Washington line, all on an easy path to the US Open.
How to Find Recent Sales Data for New York City...
Recent sales data for New York City real estate has never been easier for home hunters to access. There's quality, timely real estate data out there on the web both for free and for a price. Yes, there's even recent sales data for co-ops in New York City.
Where Did Archie Bunker Live?
All in the Family's Archie Bunker, along with Edith, Gloria, and Meathead, lived in Queens, New York, but which neighborhood? The Bunker family's TV address was 704 Hauser Street, supposedly in Corona. Unfortunately, Hauser Street does not exist. The facade of the house shown at the show opening is an actual home in Glendale. But there's one more contender to consider.
What's Citi Field's Address?
What's the address for Citi Field, the home of the New York Mets?
Colleges in Queens, New York
There's no need to leave Queens for your college education. Thousands of students everyday pursue degrees in campuses across Queens.
What's the Drinking Age in New York?
What's the Drinking Age in New York?
Explore Long Island City with Metropolitan...
Explore Long Island City with Metropolitan Stomp Sat. Aug. 29
Past and Present on Jamaica Avenue
Renovated Dutch Reform Church and Social Security Building in Jamaica, Queens. Page 7.
How to Tour the Steinway & Sons Factory in...
Tour the Steinway & Sons piano factory in Astoria, Queens. Witness the making of Steinway pianos from start to finish during this excellent factory tour.
Richmond Hill Photos
Photos of Richmond Hill in Queens, New York.
Can I Play Tennis at the US Open in Flushing...
Playing tennis on the blue courts of the US Open is a lot easier than you might imagine.
Tour Queens via the 7 Subway - Neighborhoods...
Guide to visiting Queens, New York, along the 7 subway line. Visual tour of the neighborhoods and sites and restaurants to visit during an afternoon in Queens, all accessible via the 7 subway. The diversity you experience along the elevated 7 line is simply astounding and has earned the train the designation
Famous People Who Lived in Queens, New York
List of famous people -- actors, musicians, rappers, comedians, directors, and more -- who grew up or lived in Queens, New York.
Free Museums in Queens, New York
Free days at museums in Queens, New York, including Long Island City and Astoria. Many favorite lcoal museums offer weekly free or discounts on certain days of the week.
Elmhurst in Queens, NY - Neighborhood Profile
Elmhurst is a complicated neighborhood in western Queens. It has come a long way since troubles in the 1980s, even longer since its colonial founding in the 1650s. Elmhurst is the thriving home of families -- middle class and working class -- housed in a mix of older multi-family homes, and co-op and apartment buildings. Immigrants, especially from Asia and Latin America, have made Elmhurst maybe the most diverse part of Queens.
Grace Church Cemetery
Grace Church Cemetery in Jamaica, Queens. Page 8.
Bayside - Queens Neighborhood Profile
Bayside, a neighborhood in northeastern Queens, is a commuter suburb with big city feet. When walking down Bell Boulevard, Bayside's crowded main thoroughfare, it's hard to believe that just one block away are wide, green streets and one-family homes.
Ridgewood, NY: Queens Neighborhood Profile
Profile of Ridgewood, a blue-collar neighborhood in Queens, on the Brooklyn border, in New York City.
Elected Officials for Queens, NY: National,...
Government representatives for Queens, NY. Find out your local, city, state, and congressional representatives.
Restaurants and Bars Near St. John's University
The restaurant scene near St. John's University (Queens campus) has been heading uphill for the last few years, with a number of quality restaurants adding to the neighborhood standbys. It used to astound me that surrounding a major university were such slim pickings for tasty grub. Luckily that has changed.
Top 5 Thai Restaurants in New York City
The top five Thai restaurants in New York City, most of which are in Queens.
King Manor Museum in Jamaica, Queens
King Manor Museum in Jamaica, Queens. Page 9.
The Neighborhoods of Queens
Lists the major neighborhoods that make up Queens, New York. Also includes major landmarks in Queens. Page 2.
The Beaches of Queens, New York City
Beaches in Queens, New York, including Rockaway Beach, Neponsit, Fort Tilden, Breezy Point,and Gateway National Park.
Catholic High Schools in Queens, NY
The Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens supports eleven high schools in the borough of Queens. These secondary schools have an excellent reputation, and have won awards. Though the schools have a Catholic Christian mission, they are open to students of all faiths.
From the Subway to the Park
Subway at Flushing Meadows Park. Queens, NY. Page 10.
St. Albans - Queens Neighborhood Profile
St. Albans is a middle-class neighborhood in southeastern Queens, New York. The neighborhood is famous for the jazz legends who lived in its ritzy enclave Addisleigh Park. These days St. Albans is home to middle-class African Americans and growing numbers of Caribbean immigrants and Caribbean-Americans.
5 Best Greek Restaurants in Astoria
The best Greek restaurants in Astoria. Astoria, Queens, is famous for its Greek restaurants and traditional food. But in a neighborhood where pita bread and olive oil take the place of bread and butter, originality is key to a successful Greek eatery. From moussaka to beeftekia, tzatziki to saganaki, these five meat-and-potatoes (or at least meat and pita) Greek restaurants are must eats.
Which Queens Neighborhoods Have LIRR Stations?
Which Queens Neighborhoods Have LIRR Stations?
Sunnyside - Queens Neighborhood Profile
Sunnyside, a neighborhood in western Queens, has two distinct parts. This profile covers beautiful Sunnyside Gardens and the higher density apartment buildings and co-ops on the north side of Queens Boulevard. Plus area shopping and neighborhood basics are covered.
Casino in Queens
The casino in Queens -- the Resorts World Casino at Aqueduct -- is a racino attached to the Aqueduct Racetrack. Take a photo tour to see what the casino and its video slots are all about.
All You Need to Know About Visiting the Queens...
The Queens Museum of Art in Flushing Meadows Park exhibits art by local and international artists. The Museum hosts permanent exhibits on the two Worlds' Fairs held in the Park and also has the Panorama of NYC, a giant diorama of all five boroughs.
Long Island City Art Tour: Museums and Art...
Tour of the art scene in Long Island City, the highest concentration of art in New York City, outside of Manhattan.
Middle Village, NY: Queens Neighborhood Profile
Community profile of Middle Village, a working class neighborhood in Queens, New York.
Directions and Helpful Tips for Your Trip to...
Find complete driving directions to Aqueduct Racetrack and Casino in Queens, New York by car, subway,and bus along with GPS address and coordinates.
Who is the Queen of Corona?
Who is the Queen of Corona? Queens, NY.
Long Island City Neighborhood Map
Basic map of Long Island City, showing neighborhoods and some roads.
Atlas Park Mall
Atlas Park, an unusual mall for Queens, opened April 2006 in Glendale, near the Queens neighborhoods of Middle Village and Forest Hills.
First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica
First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica. Page 10.
An Urban Oasis in Astoria, Queens: The Bohemian...
Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden in Astoria, Queens, is unique: a lovely neighborhood park, watering hole, and family restaurant. The garden is large and full of trees and picnic tables filled with folks sipping cold beer and tackling plates of hearty Czech cuisine. The atmosphere is casual and authentic (often with folk music). The Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden is one of the best places to visit in Queens.
Show Your Queens Pride With These 5 T-shirts
Sure you could wear a Mets T-shirt to show your pride for New York City's most majestic borough, but there's no reason to stop there. Check out our five favorite T-shirts that rep Queens
Top 7 Unique Landmarks in Queens
The Unisphere symbol of Queens, New York City, is an attraction for tourists and locals alike.
Annual Events in Queens
Annual big events in Queens listed. Plan out your things to do and see this year by checking our list of annual events happening in Queens. If the links still lead to last year's information, the new dates haven't yet been set.
Where to Eat in Astoria, Queens
Restaurants, cafes, bakeries, and markets that capture the neighborhood vibe, more casual and cheaper than Manhattan, with more traditional ethnic foods.
Air Train Building in Jamaica
Air Train Building in Jamaica, Queens. Page 15.
Hunters Point, Long Island City: Queens...
Profile of Hunters Point, a rapidly gentrifying, still industrial neighborhood in Long Island City, the western-most part of Queens, a borough of New York City.
How Will Rain and Bad Weather Affect Your US...
Raining on the day you have tickets to the US Open? It's your worst nightmare. So here's what you do.
Alley Pond Park
Alley Pond Park is the second largest park in Queens. The large park in far eastern Queens offers playgrounds, ballfields, ponds, picnic areas, and rundown bathrooms, but it is wonderfully wild too.
Where to Swim in the Borough of Queens
Pools in Queens - where to swim in Queens, New York.
Top 7 Fun Summer Activities in Queens, NY
Get on out in the sun, and live it up this summer in Queens, New York. There are a million and one things going on -- concerts, parties, cool places to hang, and even the circus is coming to town. These are my top choices for summer fun in the borough of Queens. Don't miss them: summer is too short and the cold will return too soon.
Jackson Heights - Queens Neighborhood Profile
Jackson Heights, New York, is a bustling neighborhood in Queens, a borough of New York City. Jackson Heights garden co-op apartment buildings are famous, and so is its diversity of people from around the world and their cooking.
Top 5 Grocery Stores in Astoria
If you're looking for a specialty ingredient, there's a good chance you can find it here in Astoria at one of these great grocery stores. The biggest and best grocery stores are on or around 30th Avenue, but a couple of smaller specialists are worth seeking out in other corners of the neighborhood.
Floral Park
Floral Park is a beautiful, leafy suburban Queens neighborhood that lives up to its name. The area, sometimes called North Floral Park, looks a lot like its Nassau County neighbors, Floral Park Village, Floral Park Centre, and North New Hyde Park.
Club Kalua in Jamaica, Queens
Club Kalua in Jamaica, Queens, NY. Page 16.
Photos of Flushing, Queens
Photo tour of Flushing, Queens, highlighting the neighborhood's major attractions and landmarks.
Cemeteries in Queens
Cemeteries in Queens occupy the high ground in many neighborhoods. Here's a list of all the cemeteries in Queens, New York.
LIRR Building in Jamaica, Queens
LIRR Building in Jamaica, Queens. Page 14.
New York Hall of Science
The New York Hall of Science in Queens, New York, is an interactive children's science museum. It's a fun afternoon for kids from ages 5 to 15.
Music and Concerts in the Parks of Queens, New...
Every summer the parks, playgrounds, and playing fields of Queens, New York, are filled with the sounds of music. Or at least they are blessed with some live music events. Even better for your pocketbook, many of the summer concerts in Queens are free! For specific dates and times, follow the links provided.
JetBlue's Terminal 5 at JFK Airport
JetBlue's Terminal 5 at JFK Airport. Page 14.
Hotels Near LaGuardia Airport
There are several hotels immediately outside of LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York.
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning
JCAL in Jamaica, Queens Queens, NY. Page 11.
Long Island City Neighborhoods
Long Island City Neighborhoods. Queens, NY. Page 2.
The Top 4 Dumpling Joints in Flushing, Queens
The top restaurants and snack bars for great Chinese dumplings and wontons in the Chinatown in Flushing, Queens, part of New York City.
Intersection of Jamaica Avenue and Sutphin...
At Jamaica Avenue and Sutphin Boulevard. Page 12.
Is Queens a Suburb of New York or Part of the...
Queens, NY, is part of New York City, and though not as densely populated as Manhattan, it is one of the largest urban centers in the United States. At the same time, parts of Queens look and feel like the suburbs.
Photos of Astoria, Queens
Photos of Astoria, Queens New York. Photo gallery of Astoria neighborhood images.
Queens County Farm Museum - Visitors Guide
The Queens County Farm Museum is a working, educational farm on a 47-acre site on the edge of Queens, right on the Nassau County border. The events and activities at the farm make it a great way to spend an afternoon, especially with a few city-raised kids in tow.
Photos of Hunters Point, Long Island City
Photo tour of Hunters Point, a neighborhood in Long Island City, Queens, New York.
Fort Totten Park - Tour and Photos
Fort Totten in Bayside, Queens, is a former military base, and now a public park along with training facilities for the NYPD and FNDY. This tour of Fort Totten
Shea Stadium Guide - Directions, Parking, and...
Shea Stadium is the home of Mets baseball. This guide to Shea Stadium gives details on parking, directions, tailgating, and more to do while you're enjoying New York Mets baseball.
Photos of Jackson Heights Historic District
Jackson Heights started in the 1920s as a planned community of novel cooperative apartment buildings, designed to let in plenty of light and air, and often with a private, interior garden. Enjoy these photos of Jackson Heights Historic District.
Top 3 Dim Sum Restaurants in Flushing Chinatown
Dim sum that exquisite way to spend a weekend morning is at its finest in these three dim sum restaurants in Flushing, Queens, New York.
What to Do in Queens This August
August, 2014, listing the top events happening in Queens, New York.
Things to Do in Queens, Aug. 25-Sept. 2
Things to Do in Queens, Aug. 25-Sept. 2
P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center in Queens, New...
P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center in Queens, NYC, is an internationally renowned museum devoted to contemporary art. It is known for its avant-garde exhibits and for leading the alternative space movement. Artists actively collaborate with the administrators, and have studio space on site.
Museum of the Moving Image
The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens, celebrates the history, technology, and art of movies. It is a great museum for the whole family with a balance of hands-on activities and information. The Museum of the Moving Image houses the largest repository of moving images in the country, and shows classic films at its theater.
Sybil's Bakery and Restaurant in Jamaica, Queens
Sybil's Bakery and Restaurant in Jamaica, Queens. Page 13.
Forest Hills Restaurants and Bars
Forest Hills is thick with restaurants, especially on Austin Street. The range and quality of restaurants in Forest Hills is among the best in the borough of Queens, New York.
Performing Arts Center at York College
York College in Jamaica, Queens. Queens, NY. Page 18.
Street Scene in Jamaica Center
Street Scene in Jamaica Center. Queens, NY. Page 17.
Live Music in Astoria and Long Island City
Where to find live music all around Astoria and Long Island City. Good places to hear live music in Astoria and Long Island City are Waltz-Astoria, LIC Bar, Dominies Hoek, Astor Room, Queens Kickshaw, Shillelagh, The Quays, Hell Gate Social, and Frank Sinatra School for the Arts.
Top 5 Lunch Spots Near PS 1 in Long Island City
Here are some popular neighborhood spots favored by Long Island City locals, all good for refueling after feasting your eyes (and ears) at PS 1's contemporary art exhibits.
Woodside - Photo Tour of the Neighborhood
Woodside is a neighborhood out of central casting: very Queens, very old New York and new New York, very diverse, and very unexpected. Woodside's not a pretty neighborhood, but one that's worth exploring for its honest, work-a-day character.
Throgs Neck Bridge
Opened in 1961 the Throgs Neck Bridge is a suspension bridge that links Queens to the Bronx, via I-295, spanning the East River. The bridge links Long Island (Queens) to the mainland (the Bronx). More than a 100,000 vehicles on average cross the bridge each day.
Jamaica Estates - Queens, New York Neighborhood...
Jamaica Estates is an affluent neighborhood in central-eastern Queens. It's at the end of the F subway line, and known for its Tudor-style houses and as the childhood home of Donald Trump.
How Did Queens Gets Its Name?
Queens is a peculiar name for a borough of New York City. Sounds like it was named after a queens, but who? Learn the history and origin of the borough's name.
Astoria Park in Astoria, Queens
Astoria Park is a gem of the NYC Parks system and is right on the waterfront in Astoria, Queens. There is lots to do in Astoria Park, both for relaxation and recreation. Run on the track, play tennis or basketball, bring your kids or dogs to the park. There is something for everyone.
JFK Hotels
JFK hotels near JFK Airport, all available by to the airport by hotel shuttle or quick taxi ride. The nearby connection to AirTrain JFK can also bring you to the subway and LIRR.
It's the Zoo in the Park, the Queens Zoo
The Queens Zoo is a small wildlife center devoted to North and South American animals, tucked away on the Corona side of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park. It's an especially worthy destination when you have a few little kids in tow. Here's all about the Queens Zoo and how to get there.
Where to Find Fresh Produce at Farmers' Markets...
Farmers' markets bring fresh, local produce locations throughout Queens, New York.
Southside Queens - 50 Cent's South Jamaica
Southside Queens is what hip-hop star and rapper 50 Cent calls his old neighborhood. It's more commonly known as South Jamaica, Southside Jamaica, or just Southside.
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge
The Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge, part of Gateway National Recreation Area, is one of the largest bird sanctuaries in the northeastern United States. Jamaica Bay is the best place in New York City to observe seasonal migration of birds.
Douglas Manor
Douglas Manor is a beautiful neighborhood of Douglaston, in the extreme northeast corner of Queens, New York.
Queens Job Search
How to find work and a career in Queens, New York
Neighborhood Profile: Briarwood, Queens, New York
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Golf Driving Range, Pitch and Putt, and...
Golf Driving Range, Pitch and Putt, and Mini-Golf in Queens, New York. Page 2.
Fort Totten Park
Fort Totten. Queens, NY.

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