New and shiny, that’s how we’ll describe this studio apartment at new Long Island City development 4545 Center Boulevard. The unit comes in at 516 square feet and is asking $2,385 a month. Though square footage is not huge, the development offers a long list of amenities like tennis and volleyball courts, a communal terrace, a fitness center, and an on-site dog run.
A walk through the neighborhoods of the northern part of Queens, College Point, Whitestone, even Bayside, will reward the urban enthusiast with glimpses of the small Long Island North Shore towns they used to be. There are town centers at 14th Avenue and 150th Street in Whitestone, along College Point Boulevard between 14th and 18th Avenue, […]
Yesterday the outgoing Borough President Helen Marshall celebrated the opening of a $23,000,000 event atrium at Borough Hall. The New York Daily News reports that the Forum, as it’s called, is 11,000 square feet and will be used for civic meetings and public events. According to the News, “The three-story space, featuring a large stage […]
Today the developers of the Crowne Plaza Hotel, slated for the corner of Crescent Street and 42nd Road, will break ground at the construction site. The 11-story hotel will have 224 rooms, banquet facilities, a conference center, a rooftop bar and a “grand ballroom” for as many as 300 guests. The ground floor will also […]
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Tonight, our very own Kevin Walsh (also Forgotten New York author) and the Greater Astoria Historical Society are hosting a book premiere for Forgotten Queens, a chronicling of New York’s largest borough between the years of 1920 and 1950. The book, officially released yesterday, will be for sale at the party. The event is also […]