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5Pointz returns to LIC to help a good cause

Hundreds turned out for a hip hop fund-raising block party in Long Island City Saturday that featured a car show, break dancers, music, food and the return of a half dozen 5Pointz artists. The event took place at Francesco Teoli’s Evandro Tech Motors, located at 47-35 Vernon Blvd., and it was organized by his wife, Gianna Cerbone-Teoli, the owner of Manducatis Rustica. The block party helped the Long Island City YMCA raise nearly $25,000 with the help of area businesses, including Douglas Elliman, JetBlue, CRE Development Inc., Metropolis International and the Eckstein Development Group. Read more…