Tenants began moving into the first of the two affordable buildings last week.
The gallery space in Edison Price Lighting shows off both local art and the company's light fixtures.
The groundbreaking will include stories, face-painting, carnival games and food from local eateries.
Parents still worry that a lack of school space will continue to be a problem in the neighborhood.
Long Island City Partnership will throw its second LIC Springs! block party on Vernon Boulevard May 9.
Parents started a petition after 50 kids were wait-listed at the neighborhood's only elementary school.
The Corner is being built at 47-28 11th St., while Liv@ Murray Park is underway at 11-35 45th Ave.
Parents worry public school seats aren't keeping up with the growing neighborhood.
The dog run will open this summer between 5th Street and Center Boulevard, off 46th Road.
There are 11 stations planned for the neighborhood, where Citi Bike is set to launch this year.
Acclaimed chef Rocco Sacramone and Tommy Demaras, who owns Cavo, will open Maiella next month.
SVL Bar will open its doors at 31st Street and Astoria Boulevard in the next month or two.
The outdoor flea market will return to Hunters Point for the season the weekend of April 11.
Animal Care and Control said no further sightings of the animal were reported as of Tuesday afternoon.
Cablevision and Time Warner Cable subscribers will get free access, while others can pay 99 cents.
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