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Long Island City and Astoria, Queens NY: Unsung but Not for Long

February 9, 2016 by Huffington Post

Brooklyn may overlook Manhattan's southern end, but Long Island City and Astoria offers full on views of the UN slab, radiator-topped Chrysler Building, iconic Empire State Building, and other Midtown NY skyscrapers that together form one singular ...

Long Island City for the Good Commute

May 28, 2015 by New York Times

New York Times... windows in his studio in Long Island City, Queens. Credit Brian Harkin for The New York Times ... Mr. Altamura's mother pointed out Long Island City High School, and its playing fields, across the street. “Not being street smart at all, I wouldn't ...

New Digs in Long Island City

October 30, 2014 by New York Times

New York TimesTHE RENTER At home in a Long Island City high-rise, Renee McAdams loves her view, sign and all. Credit Uli Seit for The New York Times. When Renee McAdams was attending Columbia Business School more than two decades ago, she swore she would ...

Students protest principal at Bryant High School in Long Island City

June 18, 2014 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsCritics have alleged that Namita Dwarka, principal of William Cullen Bryant High School, neglected special-needs students, took away math and science programs and altered the school's grading standards to improve its graduation rates. The Department of ...

Queens firefighter advances in 5 Alarm Cookoff with luxe version of sushi

October 16, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe annual Daily News 5-alarm cook off held this year at the Long Island City HS. Judges were (from left) Joe Morrone from P.C. Richard, Brian Morris from and culinary teacher Alexis Raccasi. (Norman Y. Lono/for New York Daily News ...

Jets Present Donations for NYC Football Programs

October 2, 2013 by New York Jets

The New York Jets presented a pair of checks, one for $200,000 and another for $150,000, to the New York City Department of Education and the Public Schools Athletic League football programs at Long Island City High School in Queens, NY, on Tuesday.

City plans to end guarantee for local high school slots

September 22, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily News“It's ridiculous to think that children are not able to go to their zoned school automatically,” said Kim Alvarez, who wants the option of sending her daughter Amber, 11, to the local school, Long Island City High School. "The thought that she could ...

Long Island City HS parents call 'technical' foul

August 23, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsParents are opposing a plan to co-locate a new technical-themed high school inside Long Island City High School. The city tried to close the school last year due to the its low graduation rate and flagging student performance, but the closure was ...

City to cut enroll,emt anmd funds at Long Island City HS

June 14, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsTeachers at a struggling Queens high school blasted the city's plan to slash enrollment at Long Island City High School. Staff accused the Department of Education of attempting to starve the school of students — and about $3 million — in a bid to ...

LIC beats Bryant ace Lao

April 10, 2013 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsThe Long Island City HS baseball team was quite familiar with William C. Bryant senior Adonis Lao. The lefthander shut down the Bulldogs in a game last season, allowing just two hits in six innings while impressively picking off five runners at first base.

Catfish is cat's meow at 5 Alarm Cookoff semifinal in Queens

October 17, 2012 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsQueens' Bravest got cooking as the fourth annual Daily News 5 Alarm Cookoff made it to their borough last weekend. Hand-held blenders whirred and wooden spoons banged against fired-up saucepans in the noisy kitchen of Long Island City High School, ...

LIC limps to win

September 11, 2012 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLIC (2-0) was able to shut down Forest Hills' high-scoring Jackelin Brito, who entered Tuesday's game tied for the city lead in scoring with four goals, all of them coming in Friday's 4-2 win over Townsend Harris. The Bull-Dogs claimed sole possession ...

NY PSAL Cricket: Long Island City beats John Adams by 39 runs to clinch 2012 title & undefeated season

June 21, 2012 by Dreamcricket

DreamcricketNumber one seed Long Island City High School lived up to its ranking by completing an undefeated season with a 39-run win over number three seed John Adams High School to claim the 2012 NY PSAL High School Cricket championship on Saturday at ...

LIC's Almonte is school's first ever draft pick, taken by Toronto

June 7, 2012 by New York Post

New York PostONE & ONLY: Long Island City's Josh Almonte, picked by Toronto in the 22nd round of the MLB draft, is the first ever, and last, selection from the school. ... Almonte was one of three New York City high school players chosen on the final day of the draft.

City plans to close 8 Queens high schools

February 29, 2012 by New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsLocal leaders and parents are spitting mad over the city's plan to close eight Queens high schools at the end of the school year. The city put out proposals this week to shutter William Cullen Bryant High School, in Long Island City, and Grover ...

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