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What To Do in Long Island City This Fourth of July

The neighborhood is expected to get its best views in years of the Macy's fireworks this Fourth of July.

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LIC Flea to Host 'Night Market' During July 4th Fireworks

The market and its beer garden will stay open until 10:30 p.m. on Saturday for the holiday.

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Hunters Point Waterfront Will Be Closed to Cars on Fourth of July

There will be no parking from 44th Drive to 54th Avenue between Vernon Boulevard and the East River.

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Cake Company Burglarized in Long Island City, Police Say

A man broke into Lady M Confections on 43rd Road, stealing laptops and tools.

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Parents Want New School Built at Hunters Point South

A petition calling for a school to be built at the affordable housing site has more than 400 signatures.

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Expanded Hunters Point South Park to Include Kayak Launch and Overlook

The expansion will complete the park, the first portion of which opened in summer 2013.

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Neighbor Decorates Drab Scaffolding to 'Dull the Horror of Construction'

Chris Carlson adorned the construction scaffolding next door to his home with art and holiday lights.

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Soak in Views of Manhattanhenge From Queens at 'LICHenge'

The Hunters Point Parks Conservancy event will feature food, music and a contest for best sunset photo.

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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.