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Hello, LIC Court Square Blog Readers, As you may have read, Wesley has relocated to California, and I am the proud new owner of the site. I wanted the blog because I am a lifelong resident of Queens, and have lived in Court Square for 14 years now. I love this neighborhood of Long Island […]
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Levante at 26-21 Jackson Avenue has switched to delivery, pick-up service

Levante, an Italian restaurant at 26-21 Jackson Avenue, has shifted to a take-out and delivery service as a result of an order by New York City mayor Bill de Blasio to shutter all restaurants for dine in services during the COVID-19 pandemic. The restaurant will be open daily from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. for […]
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Little Chef Little Cafe aiding needy residents in LIC Relief program

‘Little Chef Little Cafe’ at 5-43 48th Avenue has started preparing meals for Long Island City residents in need during the coronavirus pandemic, and has been accepting donations to help fund it, owner Diana Manalang wrote in an email to The Court Square Blog. “The cafe is remaining open and we are serving through the takeout […]
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SculptureCenter: Rafael Domenech In Conversation with José Esparza Chong Cuy on 3/19

Rafael Domenech In Conversation with José Esparza Chong Cuy Thursday, March 19, 2020, 7pm SculptureCenter, 44-19 Purves Street In conjunction with his new commission at SculptureCenter, Rafael Domenech will be joined by José Esparza Chong Cuy, Executive Director and Chief Curator of Storefront for Art and Architecture, for a conversation within and about Model to […]
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