Foodies made their way to the Long Island City waterfront to a get a taste of what the popular western Queens neighborhood has to offer.
Police are looking for a suspect who took $4,262 from a Long Island City bank Tuesday afternoon.
If I had a dollar for every time my mother told me to eat my vegetables before I could have dessert, I would be a wealthy man. If I had simply eaten the vegetables and forgone the dessert altogether, well, I can only imagine… But the truth of the matter is that vegetables aren’t just good for you. They can be just plain good. Even fantastic.
Orion Bustamante, 15, is involved in an after-school program called Youth Empowerment through the Arts. He is also a member of Hour Teen, a program offered by the nonprofit agency Hour Children, which provides services to help formerly incarcerated mothers and their children rejoin the community.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Thursday: Cloudy with occasional rain showers. High near 70. Winds SSE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%. Thursday night: Cloudy with occasional rain showers. Low 62. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
The art scene in Long Island City is heating up and opening its doors during the fourth annual LIC Arts Open – a 5-day extravaganza where over 250 artists will occupy galleries, performance studios and open their studios to visitors.
Police are looking for a 33-year-old man they say shot three people in March at the NYCHA Queensbridge South Houses in Long Island City.
TODAY’S FORECAST: Friday: Rain showers this morning with overcast skies during the afternoon hours. High 62. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Friday night: Showers this evening with drizzle and fog overnight. Low 56F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
The wheels on a brand-new free shuttle bus service are taking visitors ‘round and ‘round Long Island City’s art scene on the weekends.
An undercover investigation has busted eight Queens stores, mostly near high schools and colleges, for allegedly selling alcohol to minors.