Nov 15, 2013
In addition to the festive holiday lights in our district, there are lots of other ways to celebrate the Shop Local spirit - including many ways to give back this season. Here are some great local picks:
*Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer's Holiday Food Drive: Drop off non-perishable food items at the Council Member's... read more
Aug 23, 2013
The collaborative NYC collage, made by participants during the August 10th Sunnyside Summer Strolls event, is now on display at the Sunnyside branch of the Queens Public Library at 43-06 Greenpoint Avenue.
This work is a collection of individual panels made by participants and facilitated by the Queens Museum of Art. Working... read more
Aug 14, 2013
This past Saturday, 46th Street was again transformed into a pedestrian oasis for the day, this time with a temporary lawn, a free yoga class, music and art.
Sunnyside Shines volunteers laid out a pallet's worth of sod in the street, creating a new kind of recreational space in the street. The Queens Museum of Art was on hand... read more
Aug 01, 2013
The Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday, July 27, was a successful kick-off to the Sunnyside Summer Strolls event series. Held under the Sunnyside Arch on 46th Street between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue, the Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair drew more than 500 children for a fun-filled day of arts, crafts, face... read more
Jul 19, 2013
Arts, music and recreation are coming to the streets of Sunnyside this summer. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District will present its fourth annual street event, renamed Sunnyside Summer Strolls this year, during three Saturdays in July and August: July 27, August 3 and August 10.
Sunnyside Summer Strolls... read more
Jul 15, 2013
LaGuardia Community College students are helping to put Sunnyside on the map! On July 2, 2013, three students in the art department at LaGuardia Community College were recognized by the college and community organizations as the top finalists in the Sunnyside map project, a joint project by the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement... read more
Staff and Board of Directors
John Vogt serves as Chairman of the board, and is a property owner (Class A) board...
Christopher Winchester serves as Vice Chairman of the board and is a property owner (...
Artie Weiner serves as Treasurer of the board and is a property owner (Class A) board...
Steven D. Fleischer is a property owner (Class A) board member
Jason Banrey represents Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer. He is a Class D board member...
Shurn Anderson represents Queens Borough President Melinda Katz. She is a Class D...
Mayor Bill de Blasio is represented by Emily Bang from the NYC Department of Small...
Mabel Law represents Comptroller Scott Stringer. She is a Class D board member.
Denise Keehan-Smith the Chairperson of Queens Community Board #2. She is a Class E (...
Beny Castro coordinates marketing initiatives for the organization.
Jaime Cho is partnered with Sunnyside Shines as a host site in the 2017-18...