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Long Island City

  1. new york city
    The Tech Industry Is Remaking New York City — Even Without Amazon’s HQ2As tech occupies an ever-larger place in the economy, it will continue to affect the city’s physical shape — but perhaps in more heterodox ways.
  2. the city
    Interview With the Amazon SlayerThe nomination of State Senator Mike Gianaris to a powerful post was the beginning of the end for HQ2. His next target: vast corporate tax breaks.
  3. dealbreakers
    Amazon Bailed — and Restaurant Owners Are Bummed“Conservatively, I’d say we’ve lost $2 million in revenue per location.”
  4. just asking questions
    New York City’s Development Czar Alicia Glen Talks Amazon HQ and HousingNew York City deputy mayor Alicia Glen discusses the Amazon HQ deal and why New York is an affordable-housing leader of the “goddamn world.”
  5. cityscape
    Amazon Can’t Monopolize New York CityThe company shouldn’t be seen as a threat. Besides, the world’s great urban center of commerce doesn’t tell anyone to get out of town.
  6. incoming
    Amazon Is Headed to Queens — and Restaurateurs Are PrimedThe area’s bar and restaurant owners are ready to feed Jeff Bezos’s minions.
  7. cityscape
    What to Expect When Amazon Lands in Long Island CityPricier lunches and more transit needs.
  8. openings
    Adda Could Be the Most Exciting New Indian Restaurant in New YorkIt’s impossible to believe you can get an entire meal for less than $20.
  9. tags
    Artists Won the 5Pointz Case, But the Decision Was Terrible for ArtThe landowner who made his building a graffiti haven should not have been demonized.
  10. from the archives
    Looking Back at Long Island City’s Slow SizzleThe last time we called the neighborhood hot, we might have been a little ahead of schedule.
  11. properties
    Life in Long Island City, the Country’s Fastest-Growing NeighborhoodThe neighborhood’s transition has been a long time coming.
  12. the underground gourmet quick bite
    Hendu’s Sandwich Shop at Dutch Kills Bar Makes Stupendously Good HerosAnd you can wash them down with a world-class cocktail.
  13. Brunch
    M. Wells Steakhouse Might Serve the Most Bonkers Brunch in New YorkWith something called a “Russian Waffle.”
  14. Openings
    What to Eat at Insta-Hit Mu Ramen, Which Offers a Lot More Than Just NoodlesHow about some fried, foie-stuffed chicken wings?
  15. News
    Mu Ramen Opens Big With Loads of Truffle-Topped Uni PorridgeCustomers reported wait times of up to 45 minutes.
  16. stand clear of the closing doors
    G Train to Cause More Trouble Than Usual for Greenpoint Residents The line won’t run between Nassau Avenue and Court Square for five weeks.
  17. Menu Changes
    M. Wells Steakhouse Unveils Terrace With a New Custom-Built Wood-Burning OvenGet ready for roasted lobsters and baked potatoes with jars of caviar.
  18. Coming Soon
    Il Mulino Chefs Opening Long Island City Restaurant [Updated]It opens this summer.
  19. Planned Service Changes
    Newly Reviewed Mu Ramen Cancels All Future DinnersThe permanent restaurant opens this summer.
  20. Coming Soon
    Hibino’s Long Island City Branch Opens This MonthIt’s almost obanzai time.
  21. Coming Soon
    LIC Pop-up Mu Ramen Opening Standalone RestaurantIt’ll start serving sometime this summer.
  22. What to Eat
    Platt: M. Wells Makes It Okay to Order Chicken at a SteakhouseOf the many roasted chickens being served around town, the bird served at the Long Island City steakhouse just might be New York’s best.
  23. Openings
    First Look at 51st Bakery and Cafe, Opening Soon in Hunters PointThe couple will expand opening hours shortly after the restaurant’s debut.
  24. crimes and misdemeanors
    Graffiti No Longer Allowed at Former Graffiti Haven 5PointzSix people were arrested for vandalism at the newly white warehouse.
  25. Openings
    Per Se Alum Serving Ramen Inside LIC Bagel StoreEvery New Yorker’s dream.
  26. Tables For Hugue
    M.Wells Steakhouse Now Accepting ReservationsGo, have a steak, look at the fish.
  27. 5pointz
    5Pointz Building Owner Defends Paint Job, Demolition: ‘It’s Best for Everyone’“They’re misguided,” says Jerry Wolkoff.
  28. neighborhood news
    Graffiti Mecca 5Pointz Painted White Before Becoming Luxury CondosThe walls of 5Pointz are being buffed, to add insult to injury.
  29. malls and markets
    ‘Food Box’ Market Opens in Long Island City’s Falchi BuildingThai, Jamaican, Texas, Peruvian, and fancy cheese — just don’t call it Queens’ version of Chelsea Market.
  30. sad things
    Police Are Not Giving Up Search for Avonte OquendoBut after two weeks, officials seem no closer to finding the autistic 14-year-old.
  31. sad things
    Search for Autistic Teen Missing From Long Island City School Continues Avonte Oquendo has been gone for over a week.
  32. Cheddar
    Artisanal Opening Long Island City Cheese ShopThe cheese distributor reaches out to Queens.
  33. awful things
    Interracial Couple Attacked in Long Island City Hate CrimeAwful.
  34. Wells Done
    That M. Wells Steakhouse in LIC Is Coming Along NicelyThe restaurant will serve “European” butcher’s cuts and grilled meat galore.
  35. To Catch a Fish Thief
    Sushi Stealer on the Loose in QueensThis particular “Pink Piranha” is still at large.
  36. Coffee Buzz
    LIC’s Sweetleaf Coffee Expands to WilliamsburgIt opens Monday in a caffeine-saturated corner of the ‘burg.
  37. Openings
    What to Eat at Casa Enrique, Bar Henry’s Mexican Foray in QueensSee the menu and some photos.
  38. Menu Changes
    Dinner’s On: Blissville Kitchen to Open Inside Dutch Kills BarThe Long Island City cocktail destination will be serving drink-friendly food by the summer.
  39. We Called It
    That M. Wells Steakhouse Should Open in ‘Late Fall’A few more details, including an address, have emerged.
  40. Les Pop-ups
    Have an M. Wells WeekendYou’ll have two chances to eat Hugue Dufour’s cooking this weekend in LIC.
  41. Openings
    What You Missed at Yesterday’s M. Wells P.S. 1 Preview BrunchM. Wells returns to Long Island City, sort of. Check out some of the dishes — including a foie gras dessert — that the team served at their first preview meal.
  42. Openings
    M. Wells Reboot Getting Close: Roe Bar and Sous-Vide Service Headed to P.S. 1Plus more information about the owners’ other plans: a new steakhouse and a homemade boat.
  43. Foodievents
    Holy Tourtieres: M. Wells Will Pop Up at P.S. 1 This SaturdayHugue Dufour and Sarah Obraitis will offer cassoulet and pies during the museum’s winter carnival.
  44. Openings
    First Look at Alobar, LIC’s New Source for Sausage and BeerPlus whiskey, wine, and comfort-food-y New American cooking.
  45. Openings
    What to Eat at Bear, Bringing ‘New European’ Cooking to LICThe restaurant opens tomorrow.
  46. Foodievents
    M. Wells Pops Up Monday in LICAlso, Hugue Dufour and Sarah Obraitis are doing their tourtieres meat pies again this year.
  47. Nightlife
    Alewife Will Bring Serious Suds to LIC This FallThe beer bar and restaurant is slated for the end of the month.
  48. Real Estate
    Scouting Locations for New York’s Next Great Grungy RestaurantWe’ve checked out New York’s commercial real estate and found nine great options!
  49. Neighborhood Watch
    Neely’s Barbecue Parlor Begins Brunch; Sidewalk Seating at John DoryPlus: a Big Gay NYC Wedding at Hudson Terrace, lots of ‘C’ grades on the Lower East Side, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  50. Moving On
    M. Wells Relocation Plans Are Starting to Take ShapeOwners Hugue Dufour and Sarah Obraitis are looking for a new space, and are in talks to pop up at P.S.1.
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