For this is all a dream we dreamed one afternoon, long ago So there I was, lying on my couch awaiting synchronized swimming, when it hit me 'I could have still been living at my parents house in Tenafly if NYC had won the Olympic bid for this … [Continue reading] about OLYMPICS 2012, WHAT IF…
LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION!
If we needed any other proof that Long Island City is becoming the center of the universe, the enormous amount of film being shot in our neighborhood is ample confirmation of our usurping the top slot from Manhattan. Ok, ok, it's mostly TV shows on … [Continue reading] about LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION!
COMING SOON: VIETNAMESE
Cyclo, a new Vietnamese restaurant brought to you by the owners of Tuk Tuk, is scheduled to open next Friday! Altogether now "banh mi, banh MI, BANH MI!" … [Continue reading] about COMING SOON: VIETNAMESE
HEY PALO ALTO, BETTER WATCH YOUR BACK
Fresh off the news that Publicis, the huge international advertising agency, is coming to LIC, we get the possibility that the city is looking to turn our little town into the next technology center. The proposal, labeled the "Anable Basin Tech … [Continue reading] about HEY PALO ALTO, BETTER WATCH YOUR BACK
Recently I penned a note as to why I do not expect rents in Long Island City to soften, despite all the new rental buildings being developed or having just been completed. Today comes the other side of that vise: there are no residential buildings … [Continue reading] about DWINDLING