THE crowds in Gantry Park have dissipated and tomorrow’s the day the porta-potties have to go back to the porta-potty man. Which makes your morning commute/workday a cakewalk, even if your starched blouse/shirt is a little moist upon arrival. I think I spotted Jamie Dimon in the window of a seaplane landing on the East River around 8am, but it could have been James Gorman. Either way you’re expected back in the office, which means it’s time for me to start pontificating about (local) current events in a manner befitting a (minimum) wage worker.[Read more…] about Back To Work Long Island City
IT’S been three years since the Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks “officially” took place in Long Island City, which in LIC years is about a decade. Thus for all you newcomers to the neighborhood, here’s a primer for what some locals call the ‘Big Dance,’ and others refer to as the ‘Super Bowl,’ and yet a third contingent calls ‘Smoke On The Water.’[Read more…] about What To Expect This July 4th In Long Island City?
MOGE Tee has opened a new location at 46-30 Center Boulevard in Long Island City, and for the time being advertises 20% off during their soft opening. Offerings include Cheese Foam Tea, Fresh Fruit Yakult, Uji Matcha, Tofu Pudding, Dorayaki, and Souffle’s.[Read more…] about Is There A Bubble In Bubble Tea LIC?
TARGET signed a lease to open a store on the bottom floors of the Citi Building in Court Square according to The New York Post.[Read more…] about Target Coming To Base Of Citi Building In Court Square
GAMEHAUS is coming to Long Island City this Fall! What is Gamehaus? An “omni-functional event space that will be operating a:
- Sporting Club
- Live Entertainment Venue
- Beer Hall
- Retro Arcade & Table Games