Fa11 2017 Financial Literacy Wednesday $mart Money Workshops at Laguardia

Wed, November 1, 2017 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT Laguardia Community College C-Building, Room 103 31-10 Thomson Avenue Long Island City 11101 Take charge of YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURE Learn how to manage your money and plan for your future. If you have a credit card or student loan debt and want to learn about […]
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Sterling Bank takes over at 26-26 Jackson Avenue

Back in November 2015, Astoria Bank opened at 26-26 Jackson Avenue, The Vere.1 Astoria Bank was acquired by Sterling National Bank on Oct. 2, and construction crews changed over signage recently, as seen in the photo below. Here’s more about the merger from the bank’s website:2 On October 2, 2017, Astoria Bank joined Sterling National […]
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Olive’s Organic Market has grand opening at 42-37 27th Street

In August, Olive’s Organic Market opened its doors at 42-37 27th Street.1 Over the weekend, the market had its grand opening, as seen in the photos below. The market features a hot bar and fully stocked bakery, along with the traditional supermarket items. It will be open 24 hours a day. Olive’s Organic Market opens […]
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LIC hungry for more restaurants, grocery store

In the wake of recent news about declining retail sales nationally and brick-and-mortar store closings in New York, a new survey finds that there is strong demand for the opposite in Long Island City, Queens. For the first time ever, the Long Island City Partnership surveyed area workers and residents about their retail wants. Restaurants, […]
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