Borden Avenue

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Long Island City »

LIC Restaurateurs to Take Over Beloved Waterfront Crabhouse

The team behind eateries SHI and Skinny's Cantina will be taking over the shuttered Borden Avenue space.

Long Island City »

CB2 Looks to Name Street After Late Waterfront Crabhouse Owner

The board will discuss the proposal to rename Borden Avenue and 2nd Street "Anthony Mazzarella Way."

Long Island City »

Hunters Point 'Inundated' With Film and TV Shoots, CB2 Says

Community Board 2 wants the city to limit the number of productions in the Queens neighborhood.

Maspeth »

Cyclist Killed in Maspeth Hit and Run

Cyclist Pedro Lopez, 54, was struck and killed by a white commercial truck in Maspeth.

Long Island City »

Three Hit With Trespassing Charges After Queens Banksy Scuffle, Police Say

Banksy's final piece — his name spelled in inflatable balloons — caused a ruckus Thursday in LIC.

Long Island City »

Business Incubator Helps LIC-Based Kava Tea Company Take Root

Two former roommates brew and bottle the organic tea drinks at the Organic Food Incubator in Queens.

Long Island City »

City Breaks Ground on First Waterfront Development After Sandy

Hunters Point South will have watertight doors and rooftop emergency generators.

Long Island City »

LIC's Historic Waterfront Crab House Opens for First Time Since Sandy

The 36-year-old landmark eatery reopened this week after a nearly complete overhaul since the storm.

Long Island City »

Debate Over Hunters Point Street Cleaning Plan Picks Up Steam

A plan to bring alternate side parking to the Queens neighborhood has evoked fierce opposition.

Long Island City »

Some LIC Residents Fear Parking Nightmare with Street Sweeping Plan

A proposal to bring alternate side parking to Hunters Point has some residents panicked.

Sunnyside »

Group Wants Safety Improvements for Greenpoint Avenue

A group of Queens advocates are pushing for safety improvements at a busy intersection in Sunnyside.

Long Island City »

Historic Waterfront Crabhouse in LIC Closes After Hurricane Sandy Flooding

The landmark Hunters Point restaurant was flooded by 6 feet of water and hopes to reopen in three months.

Long Island City »

FedEx Breaks Ground on $56 Million LIC Distribution Facility

FedEx plans to open its new location on Borden Avenue in Long Island City in August 2013.

Long Island City »

Noise from Idling LIRR Trains is Off the Rails in LIC, Residents Say

Noise of trains idling in the LIRR yard disrupts the quality of life, some Hunters Point residents say.

Astoria & Long Island City »

Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Livery Cab in Queens

A cyclist was struck and killed by a livery cab at Greenpoint and Borden avenues Wednesday morning.