Jet lagged and exhausted, I will get straight to the news. As expected, not much happened in LIC in my absence, but already the calendar is heating up for the fall social season, per the final two stories. Oh to be a debutante again!
Hunters Point Welcomes Its First Vietnamese Restaurant – looks yummy
Experience the Full Gestalt at Z Hotel in Queens – wow, I’ve joked about this hotel before, but it really looks cool inside once you get past the bland exterior, godforsaken location, and cheesy name, logo, and stretch limo. I have to give kudos to the developer, it’s much different than other hotel interiors, check out the photos.
Gantry Park Now Allows All Day Access For Dogs To Part of The Park – excellent compromise
Queens On Tap To Become Brewery Hotbed – and another, and another, and…
The Graffiti Mecca To Be Demolished – even national coverage can’t save it
Floating Garden Coming To LIC – are those herbs or…
Queens Was Burning, Too – w/ the US Open starting in our borough this week, a look back at the chaos in Queens circa 1977 as embodied in the tourney of that year
Proposed Residential Developments Could Transform The Western Astoria Waterfront – old story we told you about, now a politician gets a photo op
Where To Celebrate The Summer Tomato Harvest – #1 place is LIC’s Alobar come next week
LIC Block Party – Saturday Sept. 8th, noon – 5pm, art & entertainment for all ages. What shall I wear?