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Long-Island-City, New York is located in Queens County. Zip codes in Long-Island-City, NY include 11109, 11101, and 11120.

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3 hrs ago | New York Post

TLC boss forced out amid cab-seizing scandal

A Taxi & Limousine Commission boss was forced out amid a scandal where management bullied officers to make bogus seizures of cars, The Post has learned.

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14 hrs ago | New York Daily News

2 MTA cops, 7 firefighters injured in Queens fire

The residents of a burning Queens apartment building were safely evacuated early Wednesday thanks to a group of bridge and tunnel officers who sprang into action, authorities said.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Brooklynian

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"One of these people said the emerging agreement would call for bringing docking stations to Queens for the first time, in neighborhoods such as Long Island City.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

MyFoxNY

New York's microbrew industry growing

Local and small beer brewing companies have something to toast. The Brewers Association says microbrew sales grew in the first half of this year; up 18 percent over the same period last year.

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BroadcastNewsroom

Apple Visual Graphics Partners With Greenpeace for Inside Out Project to Support Immigration Reform

This June, Apple Visual Graphics , located in Long Island City, N.Y., worked with Greenpeace for its Inside Out Project U.S. Capitol Installation, which displays portraits of immigrants living in the United States and their supporters on the front lawn of the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. Apple Visual Graphics provided the prints of the ... (more)

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DNAinfo.com

'Illegal Cab' Seizures Snare Prince From Qatar and Fashion Billionaire

On Sept. 2 last year, two Taxi and Limousine Commission inspectors pulled over a driver in Midtown they suspected of being an illegal cabbie.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Newsday

MTA, go the extra mile for G riders

If you prefer to commute by subway between the city's two most populous boroughs -- Brooklyn and Queens -- without taking an annoying detour though Manhattan, you may be out of luck for awhile.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Secret Theatre is Now Accepting Submissions for Second Annual UNFringed Festival

Unfringed is a festival of full length dramatic, comedic or musical theatre pieces.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

MyFoxNY

Friday Night Live: July 25, 2014

This is Fox 5's Friday Night Live, a weekly celebration of the end of the work week.

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Racked

Perfect Saturday: Flea Market Rummaging and Contemporary Art in Long Island City

Welcome to Perfect Saturday , a weekly Racked feature in which we outline the best places to shop and spend the afternoon in a particular neighborhood, starting with brunch and ending-who knows! Welcome to Long Island City , where artists and investment bankers sweat side-by-side at PS1's Warm Up dance parties , and go out for buttermilk pancake ... (more)

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NBC New York

Straphangers Bracing for 5-Week Shutdown on G Line

Straphangers in Brooklyn and Queens are bracing for rush hour headaches as the MTA prepares to shut down the portion of the G subway line that connects the two boroughs for the next five weeks.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The New York Observer

Nothing Left In The Tank: Lower Manhattan Gas Stations Nearly Extinct

You ever have that nightmare where you run out of gas on the FDR at 6:00 on a Friday? Well, Manhattanites might be in for the worst.

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CBS Local

Law Passes Requiring Audible Alarms On Doors Of Schools With Special Needs Programs

The New York City Council has unanimously approved a bill requiring audible alarms on doors in schools with special needs programs.

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BroadwayWorld.com

The New Africa Center Delays Opening Due to Lack of Funds

The New Africa Center, formerly known as Museum for African Art is temporarily closed in preparation for its move to Manhattan.

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Brooklynian

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Citi Bike Poised for a Big Infusion of Cash

Citi Bike and its operator stand to get tens of millions of dollars to expand New York's popular bicycle-sharing program in a deal that could close within a week, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

New York's Taxi Commission Seems to Think Everybody Is Driving Illegal Cabs

Kareeal Akins still gets chills thinking about the long, frigid walk home that he and his then-pregnant wife were forced to make this past winter after the city seized his car.

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The Village Voice

Architect Files Construction Permits for 5 Pointz Replacement; Demolition Set to Begin in One Week

H. Thomas O'Hara -- architect of the two towers set to be erected on the lot where 5 Pointz sits now -- filed construction permits with the Department of Buildings on Tuesday.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

NY1

City Council Set to Vote on 'Avonte's Law'

The City Council is set to vote on the school safety bill known as "Avonte's Law" Thursday, but the law doesn't change much.

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Examiner.com

NYC Restaurant Week makes its return

As of yesterday, it is officially NYC Restaurant Week ! Every foodie's favorite time of the year is upon us New Yorkers once again.

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