5 Things: Barclays Liquor License Hearing and FiveMyles Gallery Benefit

Prospect Heights-area subway, alternate side and event information you won't want to miss.


Note: Do you know where the garden in the photo is located? If you know, tell us in the comments. The first to get it right wins neighborhood knowledge bragging rights. Now on to five things you might want to know:

1. On Tuesday, the New York State Liquor Authority will hear public comment on a , including what time alcohol should be served until. Barclays wants to serve liquor until 2 a.m. at non-basketball events, but to date, at least 1,325 people asking that liquor sales end at 10 p.m. The hearing is in Harlem and during the day, but for those of you that can get there, it's at 317 Lenox Avenue, 5th Floor at 11 a.m. 

2. , is having its first ever to support its ongoing programming of visual arts, performance, music, film and poetry. A ticket of $20 gets you into the Caribbean-themed party is $20 with cocktails and live music. But the main event is the art raffle. A $200 raffle ticket includes admission for two to the event, plus the artwork of your choice (sort of) with the raffle determining the order of selection. 558 St. Johns Place bet. Classon and Franklin on Thursday, June 14, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

3. If you're looking to get the kids out of the house today, head to  for  for kids 2-5. 755 Dean St. at Underhill. 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. $10/child ($5/additional sibling). See our  for more options. 

4. Fastrack hits the 4/5/6 lines this week, with service shutting down completely between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. for track repair. However, 3 trains will be extended to New Lots during that time. For more information see the MTA site.   

5. Alternate side parking rules are in effect today—the next suspension won't be until Wednesday, July 4, according to the NYCDOT

Sassafras Morgana June 11, 2012 at 11:52 AM
Yes. South east corner of Carlton & Dean Streets. Gardner is named Florence!
Amy Sara Clark June 11, 2012 at 02:54 PM
Ding, Ding, Ding, you're right! Congratulations Sassafras, and Florence, gorgeous garden!


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