LIC Bar

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/27/2014 at 7:25AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Monday: Cloudy early with peeks of sunshine expected late. High around 40. Winds WSW at 15 to 25 mph. Monday night: Partly cloudy. Low 14. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Live music at LIC Bar Check out live music every Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Wednesday night at LIC Bar, located at 45-58 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 1/06/2014 at 7:59AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Periods of rain. High near 50. Winds W at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 90%. Monday night: Partly cloudy. Low 12. Winds W at 20 to 30 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Anthony Cekay Organ Trio, Sam Minae, Matthew Snow Band at LIC Bar The Anthony Cekay Organ Trio, Sam Minae, Matthew Snow Band [...]

Long Island City lights up for the holidays
Long Island City lights up for the holidays
West Angy Altamirano 12/04/2013 at 4:10PM

The Long Island City community came together to welcome the holidays and make the season bright. Over 100 residents young and old gathered with local elected officials and community leaders on Tuesday night to celebrate the holidays by lighting festive snowflakes along Vernon Boulevard. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer worked together with JetBlue to a secure [...]

LIC Bar gives back to The Who’s favorite charity
LIC Bar gives back to The Who’s favorite charity
Entertainment Alexa Altman 2/19/2013 at 11:18AM

They’re back for an encore. A Sandy-struck venue that received a new sound system from music icons The Who is returning the favor by hosting a fundraiser to benefit one of the band’s favorite charities, Teen Cancer America. LIC Bar, at 45-58 Vernon Boulevard, was inundated by seven feet of water during the superstorm, wiping out [...]

The Who gifts sound system to Sandy-struck venue
The Who gifts sound system to Sandy-struck venue
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 1/15/2013 at 4:16PM

When an LIC music venue’s set was cut short by Sandy, it didn’t expect the sound to be turned back on by a group of rock legends. Music icons The Who gifted the besieged LIC Bar with a brand new sound system after the Vernon Boulevard favorite was inundated by seven feet of water, wiping [...]

Dining and drinking al fresco in Queens
Dining and drinking al fresco in Queens
Dining Queens Courier Staff 9/21/2012 at 4:18PM

BY SWEETINA KAKAR Now that the summer heat is gone, but it’s still nice enough to sit outdoors, it’s a great time to dine or drink al fresco at one of these spots in Queens.  Austin Steak and Ale House 82-70 Austin Street, Kew Gardens, 718-849-3939 The pub-styled restaurant in the Kew Gardens neighborhood allows for a [...]