LIC Art Stroll: Street Art, Socrates Sculpture Park, and The Noguchi Museum

Sunday, May 15, 2016 from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM LONG ISLAND CITY CULTURAL ALLIANCE ART STROLL AND RECEPTION Meeting Point: Broadway Station, outside Parisi bakery (30-17 Broadway), Astoria, NY 11106, 2:00 pm Tickets: $ 30.00, advance tickets required [RSVP] Join the Long Island City Cultural Alliance (LICCA) for its first Art Stroll of 2016 […]
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Rebar sprouting at 29-26 Northern Boulevard

The last time we stopped by 29-26 Northern Boulevard in July, we noted that excavation was underway at the site.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that foundation work has moved quickly, and rebar is starting to sprout from the ground, as seen in the photo below. The skyscraper, which will be 45-stories […]
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Storefront work begins at 26-25 Jackson Avenue

Construction on the storefront of 26-25 Jackson Avenue started recently.1 Crews are working based on a permit filed with the Department of Buildings calling for a “NEW STOREFRONT AND REPLACE WINDOWS ON FRONT AND REAR FACADE.”2 The permit was approved on March 16. 26-25 Jackson Avenue will eventually turn into a Toby’s Estate Coffee.3 Permits filed for […]
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Rendering appears at 10-27 47th Road

We were walking by 10-27 47th Road last week when we saw that a rendering appeared on the work site, as seen in the photo below. Work hasn’t started yet on the former two-story residential building, but according to permits filed with the Department of Buildings, a new three-story residential building with 5,000 square feet will […]
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