HAPPY New Year Long Island City! Or maybe not, as the lifeline of LIC will be down every weekend in January. Not a good start![Read more…] about 7-Train Down Every Weekend In January
The morning commute was bad all around today. A westbound 7-train struck a person in the Steinway Tunnel to Manhattan around 8:30am, halting service on that line until midday. Then around 10am there was a 3-car crash in the Midtown Tunnel requiring medical attention for a serious injury and halting traffic for 90 minutes.[Read more…] about Subway And Car Crashes For Long Island City Today
NO one knows Long Island City better than LICtalk. NO ONE! Unlike politicians, journalistic interlopers, and other carpet-baggers, we eat, breathe, and actually live on the streets of this town. Therefore we’ll share a local issue that has heretofore been missed. While every talking head discusses the worry about overcrowding on the 7-train (legit but obvious), there’s a much smaller yet more immediate bottleneck that will require a solution: access into and out of [Read more…] about THE VERNON JACKSON CHOKE POINT
ACCORDING to a large yellow sticker on the front door of The Green Street the property has been seized for non-payment of taxes. The all-natural Korean Bbq restaurant located on 47th Road between Vernon and 11th Street has only been open for about a year and a half.
In other restaurant news [Read more…] about GREEN STREET SHUT DOWN FOR TAXES & MORE RESTAURANT NEWS
WHAT’S up with all the last minute weekend 7-train closures this year? According to The Wall Street Journal it’s due to [Read more…] about HAPPY FRIDAY …OH, AND THE 7-TRAIN IS DOWN THIS WEEKEND