Nov 20, 2013
The Sunnyside Shines BID and the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce joined with community leaders and residents to kick off the “shop local” holiday season in Sunnyside. In a holiday lighting ceremony under the Sunnyside arch, Council Member Van Bramer led the crowd in a countdown to illuminate lights on two trees on 46th Street. He was... read more
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
Nov 13, 2013
The first-ever Sunnyside Restaurant Week was a big success! Held from November 4 through November 8, the week highlighted Sunnyside as a destination for food, arts and culture.
Sixteen restaurants participated by offering a 3 course dinner menu for $25, with some restaurants also offering a 2 course lunch menu for $10.
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Oct 03, 2013
Grab your copy of the Sunnyside map! Released in September 2013, the Sunnyside map is a joint project of Sunnyside Shines, the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce and LaGuardia Community College. It contains the winning artwork from LaGuardia student Carmen Zhu, which was adapted by local graphic designer Nicolette Onate, as well as a... read more
Sep 03, 2013
Sunnyside, NY, September 3, 2013 – The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) launched its new website this weekend at www.sunnysideshines.org. The redesigned website, funded fully by the New York City Department of Small Business Services, will allow Sunnyside... 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
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...