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  1. Bicyclist critically injured by drunk driver in Queens: copsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The bicyclist, believed to be in his 20s, was pedaling down Queens Plaza North near 29th St. in Long Island City at about 3:15 p.m. when a 35-year-old drunk driver struck him. The critically injured bicyclist was undergoing treatment at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Hospital Tuesday evening.

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  2. Expect occupants by 2017: developerRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Observer

    It's all systems go for converting the old Essex County Isolation Hospital multi-building complex and, more recently, Garden State Cancer Center, into an upscale residential building. The Belleville Planning Board voted July 9 to grant site plan approval, allowing the new owner, Belleville Equities LLC, of Long Island City, N.Y., to refurbish the brick exterior and create 245 rental apartments plus some commercial space for tenants.

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  3. Bay Ridge movie wins Manhattan Film Festival awardRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    Hey Bay Ridge, you're a star! A movie filmed on a street in the Southwest Brooklyn community has won an award at a major film festival. "A Box Came to Brooklyn" was named Best Comedic Short at the 2015 Manhattan Film Festival, making writer-director Jason Cusato very happy.

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  4. Lincoln Center Local Brings Free Nights Of Dancing To Each Of The Five BoroughsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Mi2n

    Lincoln Center will present five nights of dancing under the stars at outdoor locations in each of the boroughs of New York City from August 19 through September 3. The free events are part of Lincoln Center's effort to bring its arts, entertainment and education programs into the neighborhoods of New York. "Lincoln Center and its wonderful performances and programs belong in all neighborhoods," says Jed Bernstein, President of Lincoln Center, "and we are delighted that we can celebrate summer with all New Yorkers with Silent Disco."

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  5. JetBlue Posts Second Quarter Profit of $152 MillionRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Skift

    On a per-share basis, the Long Island City, New York-based company said it had profit of 44 cents. The results matched Wall Street expectations.

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  6. JetBlue matches Street 2Q forecastsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | SFGate

    On a per-share basis, the Long Island City, New York-based company said it had profit of 44 cents. The results matched Wall Street expectations.

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  7. Vista Penthouse BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Jackson Heights News

    A carefully and elegantly designed ballroom located on the 11th floor Penthouse of the Four Points by Sheraton LIC, is located in the heart of the up and coming Long Island City. With stunning floor to ceiling views of the Manhattan Skyline your guests will certainly be impressed.

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  8. Most Recent CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Brooklynian

    I'd much rather a parking lot that allows the museum to provide space for buses and others using the facility than another out of context high-rise. The museum wins, the neighbors still have quiet use and enjoyment, and vistors can be accommodated.

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  9. Holocenter Brings Light-Bending Art to Governors Island This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | DNAInfo.com

    Off a leafy path on Governors Island, a historic home has become the city's center for a light-bending form of art: holograms. The Center for Holographic Arts , also known at the Holocenter, has taken over a charming 19th century building with whimsical hologram exhibits and workshops for the summer.

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  10. Taste of Tennis "Week" ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Tennis Panorama

    AYS , the creators and producers of the Taste of Tennis, announced the lineup of events leading up to this year's US Open. From Top Chefs battling it out on the Tennis Court, to pro tennis players "serving" incredible cuisine, these exciting events offer something for all tastes! Events include the Celebrity Chef Tennis Challenge on August 26th, the 16th Annual Taste of Tennis Gala on August 27th and Party with The Pros on August 29th.

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  11. Revving UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The New Yorker

    Round 1: Uber, New York City division. Last week, the de Blasio administration dropped its plans to limit the car-service app's growth while it studies the impact of ride-hailing apps on traffic.

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  12. They're either killing New York or saving itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Crain's New York Business

    The owners of the New York Mets planned to build a shopping mall in a parking area next to Citi Field. They expected resistance - there always is in New York - but not from the son of the architect who helped invent the shopping mall.

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  13. Best Bets: Week of July 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | New York Magazine

    In August, Swedish menswear designer Stephen F brings turquoise suits and hand-sewn suede shoes to his first Stateside shop . 1. Accessories bar: leather ties ; green suede belts .

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  14. Temporary reprieve for UberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Jackson Heights News

    The de Blasio administration temporarily backed off legislation aimed at capping the number of new drivers Uber can hire per year. In exchange, Uber agreed to a four-month study of its service's effect on New York traffic and to release company data to the city.

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  15. Eye on the Bike: Citi Bike to Open Fewer Stations Than Everyone ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Curbed

    According to The Post , the city will get a much smaller number of new Citi Bike stations than initially proposed. Despite initial reports of a significant Citi Bike expansion coming in late 2015, it turns out that the Upper West Side and the Upper East Side will respectively see only 21 and 27 new stations , not the previously reported 39 stations each.

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  16. Citi Bike Coming to LIC, Bed-Stuy, Greenpoint and Williamsburg Next MonthRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | DNAInfo.com

    Citi Bike stations will be rolling into new neighborhoods starting next month, with the bike sharing program set to launch in Long Island City, Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bedford-Stuyvesant in early August, officials announced Friday. The new stations are part of a larger expansion of the program planned for the next two years, during which officials expect to double the number of bikes in its Citi Bike fleet from 6,000 to 12,000.

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  17. Citi Bike riding into new neighborhoods in Brooklyn, QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | New York Daily News

    Long Island City, Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bedford-Stuyvesant will ride the first wave of Citi Bike's expansion in early August. Long Island City, Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bedford-Stuyvesant will ride the first wave of Citi Bike's expansion in early August.

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  18. Comptroller calls for slamming the brakes on proposed Uber capRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Newsday

    The city comptroller Tuesday called for the brakes to be slammed on a proposed cap on Uber and other for-hire cars, while Mayor Bill de Blasio ripped the company as it started an aggressive campaign for new drivers. Comptroller Scott Stringer said the city shouldn't limit black and livery cars without first studying the impact of the industry on traffic.

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  19. Citi Bike to open new stations in Manhattan, Queens and Brooklyn in Sept.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | New York Post

    Citi Bike plans to start installing docking stations on the Upper East Side and Upper West Side as soon as September, but it will be far fewer than company had originally proposed. The bike share had originally proposed 39 stations from West 63rd to West 107th, between Central Park West and Riverside Drive, and a similar number on the east side of Central Park.

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  20. Citi Bike To Soon Expand To Neighborhoods In Queens And BrooklynRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | CBS Local

    NEW YORK - New York City's expansion of its Citi Bike program is expected to launch early next month. Department of Transportation Commissioner Polly Trottenberg and Motivate CEO Jay Walder announced Friday the first wave of new stations will appear in Long Island City, Williamsburg, Greenpoint, and Bedford-Stuyvesant.

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