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Socrates Sculpture Park

Aug

20

2015

The LIC Block Party at SculptureCenter is a pretty perfect weekend event for friends, families, artists, neighbors, and pretty much everyone else. There’s live music and performances, booths with fun and […]

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Jun

18

2015

  This Sunday, June 21, over 1,000 musicians will take to the streets to participate in Make Music New York: a free, city-wide outdoor music festival across all five boroughs. Astoria and […]

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Dec

28

2014

Those that know me, most likely know my aggravation at the lack of Q103 bus service in the evenings and on weekends. I even expressed my displeasure at the NY […]

Dec

22

2014

Thanks to We Heart friend Tamara Reynolds, we caught wind of this very interesting article by the NY Times, Brooklyn to Queens, but Not by Subway – Imagining a Streetcar Line […]

Nov

07

2014

Video Friday: Kidical Mass

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in Long Island City, Video

Love this short video of the recent Kidical Mass—the “zombie ride” through LIC. So great to hear parents say how safe they felt for themselves and their kids during this […]

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Sep

30

2014

Going through the listings for this year’s Open House NY Weekend, I was really impressed by how many places and locations are participating from Long Island City! It starts on […]

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Aug

22

2014

We heard the great news from NY1—the Q103 bus is keeping its upgraded extended service for good! Back in April we told you about the experiment in longer hours for […]

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May

14

2014

UPDATE 5/18/14: The NY Daily News has followed up on their original coverage on this music and film series, and we will follow suit. The festival organizers are Petrit Pula and Erika Elliott, […]

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May

06

2014

Welcome to LIC, Art Bus!

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We heard the news today—the Art Bus is arriving soon! Starting on Saturday, May 10 (that’s this weekend), it will be a free 25-seat shuttle bus that will “promote and […]

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Dec

23

2013

Socrates Sculpture Park recently received a $300K gift from Donald and Shelley Rubin.