Wednesday, May 6, 2015


The grassroots Henna art business

The art of henna tattooing is older than the Egyptian Empire but Farzana Fatema, a henna artist based in Jamaica, began when she was just 10 years old. Comment

Tuesday, May 5, 2015


Mizumi plans to expand Northern Boulevard restaurant

The owner of Mizumi Sushi and Seafood Buffet joined his lawyer at Community Board 11’s April meeting to make the case for his application to physically expand his restaurant onto the adjacent lot. Comments (6)

Monday, May 4, 2015


99-cent stores weaken economy in Woodhaven

Woodhaven’s shopping area has 99 problems. Comments (8)

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Long Island City

25th hotel opens in Long Island City

A new Hilton Garden Inn opened last Friday on Queens Plaza North, becoming the 25th hotel in Long Island City, according to the Queens Tourism Council. Just seven years ago there was only one hotel in LIC. Comments (1)


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