Neighborhoods

Bayside outdoor concert series to start next month
Bayside outdoor concert series to start next month
Northeast Liam La Guerre 7/17/2014 at 3:14PM

The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) signed a lease with the MTA for the small green space on 41st Avenue adjacent to the LIRR station house, hoping to hold an outdoor concerts series this year and other activities, officials said.

New architecture exhibit shows possibilities for QueensWay
New architecture exhibit shows possibilities for QueensWay
South Eric Jankiewicz 7/16/2014 at 4:25PM

The Center for Architecture will be hosting the exhibit “QueensWay Connection: Elevating the Public Realm” and the competition, which occurred earlier this year, was held by The Emerging New York Architects committee of the American Institute of Architecture.

Queens businesses brace for LIRR strike impact
Queens businesses brace for LIRR strike impact
Northeast Liam La Guerre 7/16/2014 at 4:10PM

The potential LIRR work stoppage, which could start on July 20, would not only strand thousands of commuters, but also hurt small businesses in Queens like Ahmed Iftikhar’s newsstand, which depends on LIRR service for customers.