Neighborhood News

Nov 15, 2013

Holiday Events in Sunnyside

 

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

Sunnyside Restaurant Week Highlights Food and Art

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

Hot Off the Presses: Grab Your Copy of the Sunnyside Map

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 Shines Launches New Website

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

NYC Collage Now On Display at Sunnyside Library

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 05, 2013

Sunnyside Celebrates with Jazz

Nearly 1,000 people attended the 2013 Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Concert in Sunnyside on August 3, 2013.  Despite rain in the earlier part of the day, the skies cleared up and the dancers and musicians transformed 46th Street into a 1920s celebration, complete with flapper dresses, Lindy Hop dancers and crank-operated phonographs... read more

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