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LIC community voices outrage against upcoming No. 7 train suspensions
LIC community voices outrage against upcoming No. 7 train suspensions
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 1/17/2014 at 4:31PM

Long Island City residents and business owners are telling the MTA enough is enough. The No. 7 train will soon be going through another round of suspensions causing it to not run in parts of western Queens and Manhattan for more than a dozen weekends this year, starting in the end of February, according to a notice from the MTA.

In Long Island City artist’s paintings, life takes on new form
In Long Island City artist’s paintings, life takes on new form
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 1/08/2013 at 2:25PM

Through ribbons of water-based paint, entities reserved to be seen under a microscope are visible. Ellen Schneiderman draws from the world we know at it’s most basic level, subterranian, with elements of biology, archaeology and microcosmic forces taking shape. Flowing lava, a magnified leaf and the trenches of the ocean meet the surface of the Earth [...]

New community center in Long Island City
New community center in Long Island City
News Steve Mosco 10/07/2011 at 4:16PM

Rabbi Zev Wineberg and his wife Rivka arrived in Long Island City four years ago. Since then, the western Queens neighborhood has expanded – bringing new buildings, new people and new needs. One such need in the neighborhood is a space that community members can utilize for all types of gatherings – both religious and [...]