As the lengthy travails of Josh Bowen and Nick Giovanniello demonstrate, there’s nothing more frustrating than being 99% of the way there but needing final sign-off to open your restaurant in Long Island City. Nothing that is, but trying to open a library in Long Island City. This month we have heard a pair of contrasting anecdotes [Read more…] about Will The Hunters Point Library Open This Summer?
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Nude Sunrise Yoga Class Offered in Gantry Park This Summer
There will be a nude sunrise yoga class offered on the northern pier of Gantry Plaza State Park this summer. The class will begin on Thursday, June 13 and occur every Thursday until August 8. The start time for the initial class will be 5:24am and change slightly from week to week based on the sunrise. The instructor is Holly Beartush from the Yoga & Yogurt Studio in Bushwick and it is open to all, no advance registration necessary.
The class was formed [Read more…] about Nude Sunrise Yoga Class Offered in Gantry Park This Summer
2018 XMAS WISH LIST TO SANTA VAN BRAMER
I would merely like to mention if I may
That our unanimous attitude
Is one of lasting gratitude
For what our friend has done for us today
And therefore I would simply like to say Thank you very much!
Thank you very much!
That’s the nicest thing that anyone’s ever done for me
I may sound Double-Dutch
But my delight is such
I feel as if a losing war’s been won for me
GIVEN that we’re almost done with 2018 and the S&P 500 is nearly flat this year1, I’m going to keep my Christmas wish list modest, unlike in years past. In fact there’s only one item: renovate the pair of tattered basketball courts in Murray Park.
Repave, reline, replace current backboards with fiberglass ones that jut out another 1-2 feet from the fence to create a baseline that’s not abutting it That’s all, very simple and shoudn’t be expensive.
Currently they are in such a state of disrepair they [Read more…] about 2018 XMAS WISH LIST TO SANTA VAN BRAMER
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HUNTERS POINT SOUTH PARK PHASE II OPENED TO THE PUBLIC TODAY
They came, they walked, they saw, and then they got beer and ice cream. Official ceremony be damned, Hunters Point South Park Phase II opened to the public today [Read more…] about HUNTERS POINT SOUTH PARK PHASE II OPENED TO THE PUBLIC TODAY
HUNTERS POINT PARK PHASE 2 GETS PICS + LOVE FROM THE NYT
Hunters Point Park Phase 2, which is slated to open at the end of June, gets previewed by The New York Times today in a lovefest and photo essay. It’s [Read more…] about HUNTERS POINT PARK PHASE 2 GETS PICS + LOVE FROM THE NYT