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Hunters Point South Affordable Apartments Open With Farm and Beehive

Tenants began moving into the first of the two affordable buildings last week.

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Art Gallery Opens Inside Long Island City Light Fixture Factory

The gallery space in Edison Price Lighting shows off both local art and the company's light fixtures.

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Street Fair to Kick Off Construction of New Hunters Point Library Branch

The groundbreaking will include stories, face-painting, carnival games and food from local eateries.

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DOE Adds Kindergarten Classes at Hunters Point School for Waitlisted Kids

Parents still worry that a lack of school space will continue to be a problem in the neighborhood.

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Spaghetti-Eating Contest and M. Wells' Oysters Coming to LIC Block Party

Long Island City Partnership will throw its second LIC Springs! block party on Vernon Boulevard May 9.

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Parents Start Petition for More School Seats in LIC

Parents started a petition after 50 kids were wait-listed at the neighborhood's only elementary school.

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2 New Condo Buildings Coming to Rental-Heavy Hunters Point This Spring

The Corner is being built at 47-28 11th St., while Liv@ Murray Park is underway at 11-35 45th Ave.

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Dozens of Zoned Students Waitlisted at P.S. 78 in Hunters Point

Parents worry public school seats aren't keeping up with the growing neighborhood.

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Another Dog Run Set to Open in Pet-Friendly Hunters Point, Official Says

The dog run will open this summer between 5th Street and Center Boulevard, off 46th Road.

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MAP: See Where Long Island City's 11 Citi Bike Stations Will Go

There are 11 stations planned for the neighborhood, where Citi Bike is set to launch this year.

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Trattoria L'incontro Chef Opening Italian Eatery in Hunters Point

Acclaimed chef Rocco Sacramone and Tommy Demaras, who owns Cavo, will open Maiella next month.

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New Astoria Greek Eatery to Offer Gyros in a Shot Glass

SVL Bar will open its doors at 31st Street and Astoria Boulevard in the next month or two.

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LIC Flea and Food Returning With Beer Garden Serving Only Queens Brews

The outdoor flea market will return to Hunters Point for the season the weekend of April 11.

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Coyote Spotted on Roof of Queens Bar Still on the Run

Animal Care and Control said no further sightings of the animal were reported as of Tuesday afternoon.

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Hunters Point South Park to Get Wi-Fi Service This Spring

Cablevision and Time Warner Cable subscribers will get free access, while others can pay 99 cents.