Long Island City

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/24/2014 at 7:52AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Monday: A good deal of sunshine. High near 35. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph. Monday night: A few passing clouds, otherwise generally clear. Low 28. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.

IBZ funding cuts could hit home for businesses
IBZ funding cuts could hit home for businesses
Southwest Liam La Guerre 3/17/2014 at 12:54AM

A potential decrease in funding to Industrial Business Zones could make it difficult to attract manufacturing businesses to the city in the future, and impact businesses already here.

Op-ed: No. 7 Train closures can’t close Long Island City
News Op-Ed 3/09/2014 at 2:12PM

Each year the residents of western Queens, and Long Island City in particular, wonder anxiously how many weekends the MTA will shut down the No. 7 train. In past years, the MTA did not even provide advance warning, adding insult to injury. All the prior notice in the world, however, cannot ease the pain of the 22 weekend closures we face in 2014.