Court Square Civic Association to hold inaugural meeting Sept. 29

Friend of the blog and President of the Court Square Civic Association, Amadeo Plaza, told The Court Square Blog that the first community meeting will be on Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. at MoMA PS 1 located at 22-25 Jackson Avenue. The event will feature a panel discussion including Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, Paul Januszewski (Vice President of […]
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Iconic Long Island City Pepsi-Cola sign landmarked

TODAY, July 14, the New York City Council voted 43-0 to officially landmark the neon Pepsi-Cola sign on the Long Island City waterfront. The sign, with its iconic curlicue font, has stood in Long Island City for over 90 years. It spent 28 years on the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s backlog before the Commission voted to […]
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