Nonprofit Local Project, Falchi Building seek artists for site-specific installation piece


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Rendering Courtesy Jamestown Properties

One landmark Long Island City building is calling all artists to come and create.

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L’Arte del Gelato opening factory, first Queens spot in LIC


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Photo Courtesy of Jamestown

L’Arte del Gelato, which has three locations in Manhattan, has stationed a cart outside The Food Box located in the Falchi Building at 31-00 47th Ave.

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Five stories and one happy ending


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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he hope of Jamestown, the developers of the Falchi Building — as well as 1250 Broadway and Chelsea Market in Manhattan — is that the food-focused ground level concourse will serve as a drawing point for the building’s employees, as well as visitors and neighbors from all over the city.

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Queens’ Morning Roundup


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TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Abundant sunshine. High 58. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph. Thursday night: Mainly clear. Low 49. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph.

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Food Box opens in LIC building


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Rendering Courtesy of Jamestown

Long Island City residents can now think “outside the box” when it comes to dining. Inside the Falchi Building is a brand new 2,000-square-foot pop-up artisanal food fair, known as The Food Box. It is located on the ground floor of the five-story, 657,660-square-foot, multi-tenant, mixed-use building, located at 31-00 47th Avenue. “The Food Box […]

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Western Queens Newsbriefs


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New traffic light at dangerous Astoria corner After 41 years of rejected pleas, a busy and sometimes fatal intersection on 21st Street in Astoria now has a traffic light thanks largely to the efforts of Councilmember Peter F. Vallone Jr. The story behind the 21st Street and 30th Drive intersection dates back to 1968, when […]

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