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14 hrs ago | New York Daily News
The freebie, which allows riders to transfer between the G train station at Broadway and the J/M stop at Lorimer St. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, is set to end once work on the G train's Greenpoint Tube concludes on Sept.
15 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle
A lewd passenger who gets caught groping a woman on the subway would be required to register with New York State as a sex offender under legislation Assemblymember Joseph R. Lentol is drafting.
Police Monday evening pulled men from the water after they jumped into the East River offshore from Long Island City, Queens, along with a third person who jumped in to rescue them himself.
Savanna closes on its purchase of 1 Court Square, the 51-story Long Island City office tower occupied by Citibank.
Last week, a largely-dreaded yet inevitable backhoe arrived at the site of Long Island City's former graffiti haven 5 Pointz , where developer David Wolkhoff will erect two gigantic, lumbering rental towers .
To promote LINC LIC - a 709-unit, 42-story rental tower in Long Island City - its developer, Rockrose, has launched a pop-up park/event space called the Lot.
Heavy trucks began demolition of the building at 45-46 Davis St. in Queens Friday.
New York City Health & Hospitals Corp. is seeking bidders for the installation of a permanent emergency generator as well as basement and crawl space lighting at Roosevelt Island's Coler-Goldwater Hospital, which suffered electrical power damage following Superstorm Sandy.
Tourists and local street art enthusiasts snapped pictures of the building, which will be razed to make ways for residential towers Tourists and local street art enthusiasts gathered Friday to catch what might be their final glimpses of the Long Island City building, at 45-46 Davis St., as demolition contractors began tearing down the walls.
Oh Long Island City, you slay us sometimes. With news . Specifically, with your many, many, many apartments , new and on the way.
Steve Vaccaro, the lawyer representing the family of slain pedestrian Ryo Oyamada, says that recently released video shows that the NYPD cruiser that struck and killed the 24-year-old likely did not have its emergency lights on, despite reported police claims.
Reps from the new Howard Johnson hotel in Long Island City claim that Bishop Taylor threatened them and tried to shake them down for money.
Executives at Real Hospitality Group announced today they have opened the new Home2 Suites by Hilton Long Island City - Manhattan View.
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