Astoria Burger Club Welcomes Executive Chef Francis Derby as a Consultant

What’s for brunch? Avocado Eggs Benedict and Stuffed French Toast with mascarpone cheese, dates, cinnamon honey and walnuts – two of many new brunch menu items at Astoria’s Burger Club. Yes, please! Burger Club, located at 32-02 30th Avenue in Astoria provides countless artisanal burger options, along with handcut fries and shakes. Starting tomorrow, Astoria foodies will be delighted to hear that Executive Chef Francis Derby, will be … Continue reading Astoria Burger Club Welcomes Executive Chef Francis Derby as a Consultant

Variety YPC networking & fundraising event this Thursday at Chick-N-Soup, Astoria

This Thursday, October 26th, The Variety Boys & Girls Club’s Young Professionals Committee is hosting a networking & fundraising event at a new local restaurant… and the whole community is invited. From 6:30-8:30PM, a group of around 15 YPC Committee members and their friends will meet at Chick-N-Soup in Astoria (30-12 Astoria Blvd) to eat, drink, network, and support the mission of the Variety Boys & … Continue reading Variety YPC networking & fundraising event this Thursday at Chick-N-Soup, Astoria

Teamsters offer reward for missing member Sierra Shields

The Teamsters Union is offering a $10,000 reward for any information leading to the whereabouts of  Astoria woman Sierra Shields who was last seen leaving LaGuardia Airport on Jan. 14. “The Teamsters are deeply concerned about the recent developments surrounding Ms. Shields. Today we demonstrate our continued commitment to finding her,” said Jim Hoffa, Teamsters General President. “We are offering a reward of $10,000 to … Continue reading Teamsters offer reward for missing member Sierra Shields