Whitestone creepy teacher, subway stations and trains are getting new designs, and 8 other Queens stories
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Dear readers, it has been a long week and we are sad to report that school may not be as safe as it seems. One dirty teacher who worked at a public high school in the Bronx tried to have sex with minors. On the brighter side, you can enjoy a sneak peek of the new […]

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Lena Dunham and ‘Girls’ are filming in Long Island City today
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Hannah Horvath and her crew will film scenes for the sixth and final season of “Girls” in Long Island City on Wednesday. According to the On Location Vacations website, the show will film at Jackson and 48th Avenues at some point today. Silvercup Studios announced earlier this month that it would be welcoming the show back at its main […]

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‘Quantico’ joins HBO’s ‘Girls’ and more TV shows filming at Silvercup Studios in LIC this summer
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It’s going to be a busy summer for Silvercup Studios as a whole slew of new and returning series will be filmed on its two lots in Long Island City. ABC’s “Quantico,” a series that follows several FBI recruits as they train at the agency’s base in Virginia, has started filming its second season at the […]

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Discuss the changing landscape of Long Island City at 3rd annual LIC Summit: Ideas and Impacts
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Join city, state and local elected and government officials, along with business and civic leaders to discuss the changing landscape of Long Island City. For the third year in a row, hundreds of professionals are gathering together in Long Island City for the LIC Summit: Ideas and Impacts, presented by LIC Partnership. This year the event […]

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A 66-story skyscraper will be the newest addition to the Long Island City skyline
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Long Island City‘s skyline is growing. The upcoming City View Tower will be considered “supertall” when it hits 984 feet and now, a new 66-story mixed-use building will be constructed just three blocks away at 43-30 24th St. The 855,411-square-foot tower would take up most of the block spanning 44th Road and 23rd Street, according to plans […]

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