Developer TF Cornerstone to be honored for role in transforming LIC  


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of TF Cornerstone

The LIC Partnership, an organization that focuses on fostering economic growth in the community, will honor the founding brothers of TF Cornerstone, K. Thomas and Frederick Elghanayan, at its 27th annual luncheon on Nov 13.

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TF Cornerstone fully leases final LIC waterfront building


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Photo courtesy of TF Cornerstone

TF Cornerstone announced Monday that the 26-story luxury tower 4610 Center Boulevard, known for curving around the iconic Pepsi-Cola sign, filled its 584 units, which range from studios to three-bedroom apartments.

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TF Cornerstone celebrates sixth building opening on LIC waterfront


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Photo Courtesy of The Marino Organization

TF Cornerstone kicked off the opening of its final project in the six-building Center Boulevard complex on the Long Island City waterfront last week.

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TF Cornerstone selected to develop Phase II of Hunters Point South


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Renderings courtesy of ODA

TF Cornerstone, a real estate developer which has built several residential buildings along the Long Island City waterfront, has been selected to build Phase II of the city’s Hunter’s Point South project.

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TF Cornerstone officially opens LIC building’s 50,000-square-foot amenity deck


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photos by Mike DiBartolomeo

TF Cornerstone officially opened its 50,000-square-foot amenity deck at 45-45 Center Boulevard, the 41-story rental tower on the Long Island City waterfront, now over 65 percent leased. Designed by award-winning architecture firm Arquitectonica, 45-45 Center Boulevard’s amenity deck is an expansive, landscaped terrace off the seventh floor. The deck features a real sand beach volleyball court, two tennis courts, a […]

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TF Cornerstone ‘tops off’


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photos by Mike DiBartolomeo

TF Cornerstone, in celebration of its newest LIC milestone – 46-10 Center Boulevard — hosted a “Topping Out Block Party” on Friday, July 12. Residents were treated to food, fun and treats galore. Leonardo, Sr.; four-year-old Leonardo, Jr. and mom, Michelle Garcia Sarah Rinaldi of Citibabes paints pink flowers on the arm of three-year-old Ava Austad   RECOMMENDED STORIES […]

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TF Cornerstone presents “The View”


By Queens Courier Staff

The more limber LIC residents got a chance to bend and flex with a perfect view of Manhattan, thanks to developer TF Cornerstone and Yoga Room who hosted Yoga in the Park at the Gantry State Park Plaza late in August. A fresh and nutritious brunch followed the yoga party at TF Cornerstone’s luxury building, […]

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BP Katz holds hearing on Bayside car dealership


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THE COURIER/Photo by Eric Jankiewicz

Members of the Bayside community urged Borough President Melinda Katz to uphold Community Board 11’s decision to remove a Star Toyota and Scion dealership from the area during a hearing Thursday morning.

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Jamaica cultural center diversifies programs


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Asha Mahadevan

The Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning is making a conscious attempt to diversify its programming. During the 2014-15 season, the center will be hosting concerts of Latin music, gospel music and doo-wop, and performances of Brazilian dances, nutcracker ballet and William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

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LIC woman co-creates web series on living in New York City apartments


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Photos courtesy of "Common Charges"

One new web series is opening the doors to what it is like to be a tenant in a New York City apartment building.

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Vallone allocates $68K for Doe Fund to clean Bayside, College Point


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THE COURIER/Photo by Eric Jankiewicz

Councilman Paul Vallone allocated $68,000 to contract the Doe Fund to clean up the streets, according to the councilman’s spokesman.

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Astoria Cove developers pay $43.5 million for remaining land


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

Rendering courtesy of STUDIO V Architecture

Astoria Cove developers recently finalized the sale for the final bits of the land designated for the mega project, although they have yet to win any steps in the project’s land use case.

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Update: Construction on JFK animal handling center to begin in coming months


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of ARK Development, LLC

Investment firm Racebrook has planned a year time frame to build its animal handling facility at John F. Kennedy Airport, named “The Ark at JFK,” with construction starting within the next few months.

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