Beautiful weekend, why waste it reading the snooze? Well for one thing …nahh don’t bother, just grab the booze. Wait for Bernie on Monday if you really want to know what’s going down. Until then, bottoms up!
//The Ramones Reincarnated – in case you haven’t heard, there’s a new exhibit at the Queens Museum entitled “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk” that is getting rave reviews. We here at LICtalk have already paid tribute to this band in terms of their influence on Queens, and Queens’ influence on them. For those looking to get educated and garner Queens Street cred, make sure you get to the museum before July 31 when the exhibit moves on to LA.
Hey! Ho! Let’s Go – “Shrewdly curated …What makes the Ramones exhibit particularly compelling is that it rises above being just…”
Vernon Blvd Auto Shop to Be Converted Into Restaurant Lounge – I like to lounge
Three New Yorkers Ponder How Development is Transforming Their Neighborhoods – oh wait, you absolutely must read this piece of news. The LIC guy is brilliant
The Big Bet: LIC – further confirmation of our earlier story as to how the RE game in LIC has shifted from resi to commercial
Simon Baron is Making a Big Mark on LIC – profile of the developers behind the Paragon Paint building
LIC Condos Are Now More Expensive Than Brooklyn’s, Says Study – avg selling price in Q1 was $1.24 mil
Site Cleared for 17-Story Mixed Use Building at 41-10 Crescent Street – a little history w/ your RE
New Planned Parenthood Center in LIC Says ‘Welcome’ – story about the architecture of the new center which is expected to see over 17,000 patients a year
Hawaiian Canoe Traveling the Globe Docks in LIC This Spring - June 8 at Gantry Park to be exact