The Szechuan restaurant we mentioned last week will be named ‘Hupo’ and will open at the end of the summer according to The Court Square Blog. Located at 10-07 50th Avenue it is replacing Kavala Estatorio and for more details on what it will feature click the link to TCSB below. The only thing I will (can) add, based on my years of studying Mandarin at Har-ford, is that Hupo means amber. Or possibly lake, I don’t remember, it was a long time ago and there were many Scorpion Bowls consumed between classes upstairs at the Hong Kong Restaurant in Cambridge. But I digress, for extra credit please name the restaurant that preceded Kavala?[Continue reading] about ‘Hupo’ Chinese Restaurant in LIC To Open on 50th Ave At End of Summer
What prices lurk in the hearts of... WHILE the temperature is hot, hot, hot, are real estate sales in LIC not, not, not? Given the continued paucity of local news we ask that question to drum up readers, and also in light of a somewhat erroneous … [Continue reading] about Pricey Condos in Long Island City, Are They Selling?
“What do dogs do on their day off? Can’t lie around – that’s their job.” – George Carlin YOU know things are slow when the top news story is about a patch of poison ivy growing on a fence along some obscure stretch in Long Island City. … [Continue reading] about The Dog Days of Summer in LIC
One mans quest to build a monument. One. Where does Long Island City end and Astoria begin? There is no easy answer to this conundrum, and possibly even no answer whatsoever as the shifting sands of politics, real estate, and tribal pride make it … [Continue reading] about Where is the Northern Border of Long Island City?
Robyn Reddy, Stacey Bell, & Ravi Reddy with the Maasai this week Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world - Nelson Mandela Anthony Lynn the head coach of the NFL's LA Chargers, is spending this week in a … [Continue reading] about From Long Island City to Africa