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The Drying of NYC

The community boards out in Queens are starting to sound like the good 'ol CBs 1, 2, and 3 in Lower Manhattan: "'There's a saturation of bars and restaurants; in Long Island City,' said Community Board 2 Chairman Joe Conley. 'People are saying enough is enough.'...Doocey, a communications consultant, added, 'We're not anti-business. We're not even anti-bar. But the next thing you know, Vernon Blvd. will become a mess like the lower East Side.'" [NYDN]