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Hunters Point Library Branch Project Gets an Extra $3 Million in Funding

The additional funds from this year's budget bring the total budget for the project to $33 million.  

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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.

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Memorial in Gantry Plaza State Park Honors Late Community Leader

A plaque was installed in the park this weekend to honor longtime advocate Bill Bylewski.

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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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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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Hunters Point South Park to Close During Fourth of July Fireworks

The park will be closed on July 4 so that Macy's can use it as a command center, a spokesman said.

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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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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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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.

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Waterfront Crabhouse Closes After Decades in Long Island City

A sign on the door of the Queens eatery said it was closing "with deep regret and heavy hearts."

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Take a Look Inside the Affordable Housing Complex at Hunters Point South

Monday is the last day to apply to one of the permanently affordable units at the Long Island City site.

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Hunters Point Gets Its Second Grocery Store

The new market opened at 50-01 2nd Street on Nov. 14.

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You Can Groove at a Silent Dance Party on the Long Island City Waterfront

Participants in the "Silent Disco" will get headphones, which will play tunes spun by two DJs.

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New LIC Flea Vendor Serves Up General Tso Po'Boys

General Tso'Boy will launch Saturday, serving its signature po'boy-style sandwich.