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Last week we went to a barbecue at the home of a couple we are friends with in Long Island City. The building they live in has a sort of rooftop patio on the 32nd floor. 845 more words

Police rescue Good Samaritan who dives into the East River to save three teens

LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens—Police rescued a man from the East River near 45-40 Center Blvd Friday. The man initially went into the East River to rescue three teens. 86 more words


Police Rescue Officer, Good Samaritan Who Went Into East River After Teens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Crews dove into the East River Friday evening to rescue a man who in turn had gone in to help three teens, and an officer who had gone in to help the man. 170 more words


Famous five #155

I’ve had such a good – but really rather busy – weekend. There’s been sun, fun, wine, food, Skype with G, more food, and even some bocce ball. 207 more words


Citi Bike To Soon Expand To Neighborhoods In Queens And Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — 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. 356 more words


Airbnb renting vans down along water in Long Island City for $22 a night

LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens  — Chris Farley predicted it as motivational speaker Matt Foley on Saturday Night Live.

Farley used to say that people would end up “Living in a van down by the river.” 396 more words