Real estate roundup: 25K applications for Hunter’s Point South, new Court Square Dunkin’ Donuts sign revealed


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

Rendering courtesy of Related Companies

“Since the affordable housing lottery for Hunter’s Point South, a two-tower development in Long Island City, launched on October 15, approximately 25,000 people have applied, according to Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer.”

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Real estate roundup: Alternate Silvercup expansion renderings, city approves shaming landlords, Court Square permits filed


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Rendering courtesy of LEESER Architecture

The expansion of Long Island City’s Silvercup Studios to include Silvercup West, a mixed-use extension of the famed production studio, hasn’t been a dormant project after all; in fact, LEESER Architecture has been busy creating a plan as an alternate to the originally-proposed Richard Rogers design. [Curbed]

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New eco-friendly The Pearson Court Square in LIC starts to lease


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Images Courtesy of Pete Thompson

Long Island City real estate is heating up this summer with another rental building hitting the market.

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Court Square complex worth the long wait


| smosco@queenscourier.com

After years of confusing transfers and subpar facilities, a subway complex in Long Island City received a long overdue facelift. Community leaders joined MTA officials in marking the expansion of the new Court Square Subway Station Complex. The project links the G line station at Long Island City-Court Square with Court Square Station on the […]

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Court Square complex worth the long wait


| smosco@queenscourier.com

After years of confusing transfers and subpar facilities, a subway complex in Long Island City received a long overdue facelift. Community leaders joined MTA officials in marking the expansion of the new Court Square Subway Station Complex. The project links the G line station at Long Island City-Court Square with Court Square Station on the […]

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Court Square complex worth the long wait


| smosco@queenscourier.com

After years of confusing transfers and subpar facilities, a subway complex in Long Island City received a long overdue facelift. Community leaders joined MTA officials in marking the expansion of the new Court Square Subway Station Complex. The project links the G line station at Long Island City-Court Square with Court Square Station on the […]

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Shulman Backs Ending G Line Service At Court Square


By Queens Courier Staff

By late summer the MTA expects to complete the 1,500-foot connector linking the 21st St. Queensbridge station to the Queens Blvd. line. The tunnel is intended to allow an increase in Manhattan-Queens subway service.   "The only part of the MTAs 63rd St. tunnel plan that I take issue with is not having V-line service […]

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Immigration documentary on Flushing woman to be screened in LIC


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Image courtesy of No Le Digas A Nadie

After years of not speaking out, Angy Rivera is ready to share her story with Queens viewers during the Long Island City screening of the documentary surrounding her life.

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Vote for your favorites at LIC Flea’s Second Annual Food Vendor Awards


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/File photo

Over 40 food, dessert and drink vendors will descend upon the Long Island City waterfront this Saturday and Sunday, July 25 and 26, for the Second Annual Food Vendor Awards at the LIC Flea & Food market.

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LIC business community: BID expansion ‘a necessity’ for neighborhood growth


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photos by Angy Altamirano

Members of the Long Island City business community say the proposed plan to expand the existing business improvement district is a necessity in helping the area become more inviting and attractive.

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LIC woman starts tour company to share her love for Queens


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of Connie Murray

One Long Island City resident has decided to share her love for her neighborhood and borough through a new tour company aimed at giving participants a real Queens experience.

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