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
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