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Feature Stories July 16, 2009  RSS feed
Culture Tour Through Roosevelt Ave.
Trip Along Major Roadway Adds Insight On Ethnicities
      There's more than meets the eye as cultures collide along the Roosevelt Avenue strip. Queens historian Jack Eichenbaum recently guided a two-mile tour of the area from Jackson Heights to Sunnyside, beginning at the Manuel de Dios Unanue triangle at 84th Street and Roosevelt Avenue.
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Voyage Through Northwest Queens
Sights A Plenty On Tour From Q.Bridge To Old Astoria
      Much like several other areas of Queens, the northwest portion of the borough has not only undergone both cultural and architectural changes that have given the communities of Long Island City, Astoria and everything in between a new face.
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Maspeth Salon Adds Magic Touch To Hair
Tranquility Making Its Mark
      Betty Medina's lifelong dream of opening her own beauty salon finally became a reality a little over a year ago when she took over Tranquility Hair Salon and Spa, located at 60-78 Flushing Avenue in Maspeth. Born in Woodside and raised in Maspeth, Medina routinely worked at her craft by practicing on Barbie dolls as a little girl.
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