Author: jmoro

Alewife Brewing in Sunnyside introduces five new craft beers

March 31, 2023 By Gabriele Holtermann Prost! Alewife Brewing, an expansive German beer hall-style taproom located in the heart of Sunnyside, announced the special release of five exceptionally crafted beers just in time for spring.  The small-batch brewery, located at at 41-11 39th St., focuses on brewing traditional and innovative styles of beers, using malts… Read more »

Sunnyside, TikTok and the 7 train: The story of how a new pizza star was born

March 14, 2023 By Tammy Scileppi They say that the universe is all about random events.  An unlikely friendship between two Queens residents — a popular TikToker and a hardworking pizzeria owner — would lead to an interesting collaboration and a new TikTok video. The inspiring outcome will surprise you. Pizza-maker Dave Acocella met Kenny… Read more »

DOT commissioner visits the intersection in Astoria where a 7-year-old girl was fatally struck last month

March 9, 2023 By Michael Dorgan The city’s Dept. of Transportation (DOT) Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez visited the intersection of Newtown Road and 45th Street where a 7-year-old girl was fatally struck last month and announced that his agency will speed up the process of installing safety measures there. Rodriguez met with Council Members Julie Won… Read more »