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Peruvian Restaurant Joining Metropolitan Avenue's 'Michelin Road'

La Coya will replace Chalet Alpina which closed last year on the stretch, known as "Michelin Road."

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Metropolitan Avenue Turns into 'Michelin Road' With Fine Dining Restaurants

Several restaurants on Metropolitan Avenue have been featured in the prestigious Michelin Guide.

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Longtime German Restaurant Closes in Forest Hills After 3 Decades

Chalet Alpina, at 98-35 Metropolitan Ave., served German food in Forest Hills for about 30 years.

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Residents Plan to Hold Protests After Forest Hills Bakery is Forced to Move

Bonelle Pastry Shop on Ascan Avenue has to move out by the end of the year, the owners said.

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Stalled Austin Street Construction Site Becomes Graffiti-Covered Eyesore

The opening of a health care facility in Forest Hills has been delayed.

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Forest Hills Food Truck Scene Expands With Jerk Chicken and Juice Carts

Two food trucks will make regular stops on 71st Avenue this summer.

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Best Spots for Al Fresco Dining in Forest Hills and Kew Gardens

There are several patios and sidewalk cafes for locals to enjoy eating outdoors.

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Forest Hills Group Raising Funds to Add Date to Popular Free Jazz Series

The "Jazz Thursdays" series is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year.  

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Festival to Bring Live Music and Shopping Opportunities to Forest Hills

The annual event will take place on Austin Street this Sunday.

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Credits Roll for Decades-Old Movie Theater on Austin Street

The Brandon Cinemas closed on Sunday and will be replaced by an urgent care center for kids.

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Forest Hills Businesses Look to Help Residents Shape Up With Wellness Week

Local fitness studios and community centers will offer numerous free classes and workshops.

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Restaurant Bringing Taste of the Sea to Forest Hills

“Reef” is scheduled to open on 72nd Avenue on Wednesday.

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Residents Push to Extend Reinforced St. George Promenade

A group of residents in Bay Street Landing has developed plans for the seafront walkway.

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Longtime Italian Restaurant Closes on Austin Street

Pasta Del Giorno had served Forest Hills since 1989.