American Pickers coming to New York!

American Pickers on the History Channel is coming back to New York this May and they are looking for leads throughout the state, specifically interesting characters with interesting items and lots of them! Whoever is interested can reach out to them on their phone number 1-855-OLD-RUST (653-7878) or their email, which is AmericanPickers@cineflix.com. They also have Facebook: @GOTAPICK and you can share their Facebook post here! Please note […]

Check out all the events on NYC Open Data Week!

The Tech Incubator at Queens College will host a free NYC Open Data Week event on March 3rd, from 2pm – 4pm, at Campbell Dome, located at 65-30 Kissena Blvd, Queens, NY 11367. In this workshop, Queens College and CUNY students will present interactive tools they create on the CrossCompute platform and demonstrate visual thinking and problem solving capabilities of using […]

Holiday Shopping Guide

Flushing Fantastic’s top unique holiday gifts, and the best places to shop for them in our neighborhood The holidays are a time for giving, we all know that, but the giving doesn’t have to stop at loved ones. By shopping local we create a giving multiplier, not only bringing joy to friends and family, but supporting and strengthening our local […]

Grab Your Passport to Flushing!

A Guide to the Best Places to Eat & Hang Out For the very first time, we are launching the inaugural “Passport to Flushing” weekend promotion with special discounts provided by some of the area’s best local restaurants, cultural venues, and retailers. Passports will be distributed to visitors to the neighborhood this weekend as well as participating venues. Visitors access […]

Introducing new Healthy Power Bowls and Fresh Organic Juices at the Sheraton!

Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel is introducing a selection of healthy Power Bowls and Fresh Organic Juices for a limited time only, starting on May 30th. Try the new limited time Power Bowls such as ‘The Sheraton’, served warm with grilled shrimp, radish, julienne carrot, shiitake mushroom, cauliflower, snap peas, quinoa, and fresh pea tendril in Shanghai Vinaigrette for $16.00, or ‘Health is […]

Kick Off Flushing’s World Fair on June 15

A three-day expo showcasing the food and culture of Flushing and the surrounding neighborhoods will be kicking off next month, evoking the spirit of the 1964 World’s Fair with a modern twist that reflects the worldliness of the borough today. Flushing’s World Fair — scheduled for June 15-17 — will feature workshops on how businesses can capitalize on the growing […]