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Feb 27, 2014

Gate Replacement Grant Program Announced at Annual Meeting

At its annual meeting on February 26, 2014, the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District launched a new initiative to improve the Sunnyside commercial district: a grant program to help businesses replace their solid metal gates with open grille gates.  The meeting featured an address from Queens Borough President Melinda Katz,... read more

Jan 30, 2014

Sunnyside Shines Launches Streetscape Program

The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District has launched a street tree initiative to improve the streetscape in the Sunnyside commercial district.  The program kicked off by showcasing two “model blocks” in the district, featuring streetscape improvements such as tree guards and bollards, which were sponsored by two local... read more

Dec 20, 2013

Winners Announced in Holiday Photo Contest

Congratulations to the winners of the Sunnyside Shines Holiday Window Photo Contest: Sunnyside Florist, Los Verdes NY and Sunnyside Thrift Shop.  That’s right – three businesses!   We appreciate all the energy businesses put into their holiday decorations this year.  They really make Sunnyside shine with a festive holiday feel. 

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Dec 02, 2013

Holiday Store Window Photo Contest

Beginning today, if you see a great holiday window display at a Sunnyside business, snap a photo and enter it into the Holiday Store Window Photo Contest!  

The business with the most votes at the end of the contest wins a cash prize of $500.  

Let's generate some fun holiday shopping buzz in Sunnyside!

   

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Nov 20, 2013

Sunnyside Shines and Sunnyside Chamber Kick Off "Shop Local" Holiday Season

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

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

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