Long Island City waterfront parks will host concerts, dance classes, exotic animal shows and more
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Long Island City is celebrating the summer with more than a dozen music and dance performances and classes, an arts and crafts session, exotic animal shows and more. Gantry Plaza State Park and Hunters Point South Park will be more than just waterfront parks with a nice view, as several neighborhood organizations have curated 18 events […]

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Make Music NY will bring free, live music to 12 Queens neighborhoods
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The biggest live music event in New York City is on the longest day of the year. On Tuesday, June 21, musicians of all ages and walks of life will perform in more than 400 public spaces — such as cemeteries, gardens, plazas, sidewalks, stoops, streets, etc. — throughout the five boroughs as part of Make […]

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Celebrate the unofficial start of summer at LIC Flea & Food with featured veteran vendors
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Are you sticking around the city for the Memorial Day weekend? Spend part of it enjoying all of the wonderful food and vendors that the LIC Flea & Food market has to offer! LIC Flea & Food is the perfect staycation for Memorial Day weekend. Forget working the barbecue this weekend and instead enjoy hot-off-the-grill […]

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MAP: Here are 14 developments in the works in Long Island City
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The real estate boom in Long Island City shows no signs of slowing down, so we’ve created a map to highlight some of the projects that are currently being constructed (or will be soon). It’s no surprise that the future tallest building in Queens may be coming to Long Island City. Developers behind the City […]

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This formerly homeless LIC resident founded a successful real estate firm
Photo: Wikimedia Commons + Jermain Miller

Long Island City resident Jermain Miller went from being homeless to being the founder and principal broker of a successful real estate firm. Miller, who grew up in Staten Island, is the founder of boutique luxury real estate firm MiLL RE. The Long Island City-based company turns a year old on June 2. The firm employs 10 people […]

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