The Town Hall Meeting last night on the Long Island City school situation is best summed up in one word: disheartening. If the meeting was a microcosm of what is currently going on in Washington, then it really doesn't matter who is elected … [Continue reading] about SCHOOLS: THE PROBLEM STILL EXISTS AND IS AS BAD AS EVER
And if I say to you tomorrow. Take my hand, child, come with me. It's to a castle I will take you, where what's to be, they say will be Last week there was a breakfast get-together for all the people with businesses in LIC. My first thought in … [Continue reading] about LONG ISLAND CITY: VISION 2017
That's right, this website is for all of Long Island City! There are interesting things going on in each of its neighborhoods and this is the best place to find the Who, What, Where on them as they happen. Sure, there may be some grammatical … [Continue reading] about HEY COURT SQUARE – WE SEE YOU!
THAT'S RIGHT FOLKS, THE MEETING WE HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED AND IS OPEN TO ALL, PUT IT ON YOUR CALENDAR: TOWN HALL MEETING - on the two new schools being built in Hunters Point WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 17TH, 2012 at MoMA … [Continue reading] about NEWSFLASH: SCHOOL MEETING OCTOBER 17TH AT MOMA PS1, OPEN TO ALL
Last week a reader wrote to me telling of a big controversy in LIC about which I was unaware: the push to implement alternate-side of the street parking so the streets can be cleaned regularly. He positioned it as those who are for it want … [Continue reading] about CONTROVERSY, INDIFFERENCE, AND COMMENTS