Queens Borough President Melinda Katz was Deb Gordon’s guest to spotlight Queens and its distinction as the best United States tourist destination for 2015 according to Lonely Planet’s Annual Survey. Ms. Katz who still resides in the same Forest Hills home she grew up in 50 years ago, expressed great pride and love for the borough acclaimed as a melting pot with great restaurants, art, multi-cultural festivals, beaches and a booming tech industry.
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27: People watch as the space shuttle Enterprise, mounted atop a 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, flies past the Jersey City skyline prior to landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport on April 27, 2012 in New York City. Enterprise, which was flown from Washington, DC, will eventually be put on permanent display at the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)(Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)