Sterling Bank closes at 26-26 Jackson Avenue

We last checked in at Sterling Bank at 26-26 Jackson Avenue in October, 2017, when Sterling had bought out the original owners, Astoria Bank.1 The branch opened in November, 2015, but shuttered its doors in September. A note was left to customers on the door, directing them to other locations in Long Island City and […]
Continue reading…

 

City Chemist aims to open by end of October as shelves begin to be stocked

When we last checked in on City Chemist inside the retail space at 43-25 Hunter Street in September, we saw that construction was picking up.1 When we stopped by last week, we saw that the shelves are beginning to be stocked as seen in the photo below. A source told The Court Square Blog that management […]
Continue reading…

 

Plaza Cleaners to open at 13-33 Jackson Avenue

Plaza Cleaners is coming to the retail space at 13-33 Jackson Avenue. Signage appeared recently for the amenity, as seen in the photo below. Its hours will be 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. from Monday to Friday, and from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday. It will be closed on Sundays. Plaza Cleaners will […]
Continue reading…

 

Q&A with Jared Coren of Court Square Animal Hospital at 42-38 Crescent Street

On Tuesday, we reported that Court Square Animal Hospital will be opening at 42-38 Crescent Street a/k/a 24-12 42nd Road in the spring.1 It will be opening in the 4,328 square feet of commercial space at Arcadia LIC.2 We spoke with owner Jared Coren to get a preview of what his clinic will bring to the […]
Continue reading…