A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from May 11, 2008
FoHi (Forest Hills)

Forest Hills is a residential neighborhood in Queens that has neither a forest (although there are many tree-lined areas) nor hills. Real estate abbreviation reached Forest Hills by at least 2006, when “FoHi” began to be used.


Wikipedia: Forest Hills, Queens
Forest Hills is a neighborhood in the central part of the New York City borough of Queens. It is bordered to the north by Rego Park, to the east by Flushing Meadows Park, the Grand Central Parkway and Kew Gardens, to the west by Middle Village and to the south by Forest Park. The neighborhood is part of Queens Community Board 6.

Apartment Therapy
The Greenest Thumb! Contest: Wendy and Clara’s FoHi Patio
Name: Wendy and Clara
Location: Forest Hills, NY
Size: 400 sq ft.
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July 5, 2006 12:22PM

Katey12’s Weblog
I currently live in Forest Hills with my boyfriend.  I lived in FoHi for about two years.
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August 23, 2007. Forest hills, queens.

Apartment Hunting Sucks/Apartment Hunting Rocks
Monday, October 1, 2007
Forest Hills: Visitation Rights
So after all the hub-bub, and the planning for our first real venture into apartment hunting, we set our sights on Forest Hills, or “Fohi” as the kids are calling it these days.

Forest Hill Society
12 December 2007
FoHi NY
We all like to think of ourselves as unique, but Forest Hill does have an alter ego in New York City. 

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityNeighborhoods • (0) Comments • Sunday, May 11, 2008 • Permalink