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Long Island City eateries mourn the loss of Amazon

New York City commuter neighborhood needed the daytime business, operators say

When Amazon initially chose Long Island City in New York as the site of its latest headquarters HQ2 — a massive project that would have included 8-million square feet of real estate, 25,000 new jobs and $3 billion in tax incentives for the digital retail giant — most New Yorkers were worried about their commute times, overcrowding, and inflated real estate prices. But for restaurants in Long Island City, the prospect of gaining a giant corporate campus as a neighbor was an

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