A new cafe called Sugarcube Patisserie has opened on 50th Avenue between Vernon Boulevard and Jackson Avenue. It serves pastries, gelato made in house, petit-fours, and of course coffee. The building housing it blasted out a previously non-existent storefront to create a retail space, as the demand and price for street level locations escalates higher. Early reviews from a sprinkling of readers are very good, so take tomorrow off and join cafe society for a day.
//The owner of the Army/Navy store on Vernon has “narrowed the list to an ice cream and frozen yogurt operation, a craft beer shop, a wine and cheese store, and a Greek cafe and bakery” according to an interesting and lengthy interview in the TimesLedger.
Isn’t it amazing what passes for big news in LIC? Meanwhile, Donald and Hillary…
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