PHOTOS: Mouthwatering food and eye-candy craft vendors took over LIC Flea & Food
Photos: QNS

A little rain and snow didn’t put a damper on LIC Flea & Food’s grand opening last weekend where thousands flocked for the best in food and flea that Queens offers. The clear skies predicted for this weekend will surely make a visit to LIC Flea & Food the perfect weekend plan. Open every Saturday […]

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LIC Flea & Food Market makes its return this weekend on the Queens waterfront
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The popular LIC Flea & Food market is set to return to the Long Island City waterfront for its fourth season with more than 80 vintage, artisan and food vendors this April, for what will be the largest market of its kind in Queens. Always a Queens pioneer, LIC Flea & Food will again host […]

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NY Water Taxi will likely go out of business after city chose San Francisco-based ferry provider
Photo: Daniel Mennerich

New York City residents looking to use water taxis will have a difficult time getting on board later this year. The New York Water Taxi announced it will likely cease operations at the end of 2016. The announcement came after Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration appointed San Francisco-based Hornblower Inc. the first citywide Ferry Service. The New York City […]

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Community leaders weigh in on Brooklyn Queens Connector plan
Photo courtesy of Brooklyn Queens Connector

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plans for a streetcar along the East River from Sunset Park to Astoria garnered many opinions from community leaders in the “World’s Borough” from high praise to great concern. QNS reached out to community leaders in Astoria, Long Island City and surrounding areas to ask them to weigh in on this proposal: “The streetcar plan […]

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Five great destinations to discover on Citi Bike in Long Island City

After much anticipation, Citi Bike recently rolled into Queens with 12 new stations to pick up and drop off a bike in the heart of Long Island City. Always a great destination, Long Island City offers so many attractions to take advantage of from cultural institutions to the best views of the Manhattan skyline that […]

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