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Sep

17

2015

Interested in getting inked? Great news!  Coffey Shop Tattoos, a custom tattoo shop, has opened in Long Island City. Owner Gene Coffey is bringing his signature style to our neighborhood after […]

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Aug

24

2015

This is not a drill! I repeat, this is not a drill! This Thursday and Friday (Aug. 27th & Aug. 28th) only, Rockaway Brewery will be hosting a Kimchi Smoke […]

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Aug

17

2015

Today, we received the sad news that Elska in LIC will be closing. The popular clothing and goods store has been a part of the community for 3 years and […]

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Aug

14

2015

The Bikes are underway! Citi Bike has officially installed 9 stations already with the plan to install 3 more. Click on this link to see all current and upcoming locations. […]

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Jul

29

2015

Get your helmets ready L.I.C, because Citi Bike is coming to Queens. Soon, many of the more popular areas of LIC will be lined with blue bikes and their stations. […]

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Jul

28

2015

L’Inizio means ‘the beginning’ in Italian. When speaking about cooking, L’Inizio Pizza Bar owner and LIC native, Tom Blaze emphasizes that his approach is about going back to the basics; Quality and simplicity. […]

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Jul

17

2015

If you’re looking for a new spot to get your laugh on, Long Island City has you covered. The Standing Room comedy club will be moving into the former Laughing Devil space […]

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Jul

10

2015

Joe DiStefano’s excitement for ethnic cuisine in Queens is contagious. The curator of the new Smorgasburg Queens: The World’s Fare shared with me his top three must-haves at the market that will hit […]

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Jul

09

2015

In t-minus 2 days, Smorgasburg will finally be making its way to Queens. Smorgasburg Queens: The World’s Fare promises to gather some of the borough’s most diverse food in an effort to […]

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Jul

08

2015

Remember that time your Instagram and Facebook feed blew up with Manhattan henge pictures? Spoiler: you needn’t go to Manhattan to catch a glimpse! For the second time this year, […]

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