Dec 18, 2014
Sunnyside Restaurant Week took place this year during the week of October 20, 2014. The 33 participating restaurants drew guests from all over Queens as well as from the rest of the city. Sunnyside Shines conducted two surveys to gauge the success of the event.
The first survey conducted was a customer survey at select... read more
Oct 24, 2014
Lowery Plaza, the second of two new public plazas coming to Sunnyside, Queens opened today in a ceremony attended by several local elected officials, including Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, State Assemblywoman Catherine Nolan, State Senator Michael Gianaris, NYC DOT Queens Borough Commissioner Dalila Hall, and Queens... read more
Oct 13, 2014
Sunnyside’s 2nd Annual Restaurant Week Opens October 20;
Art Installations and Opening Party Announced
Sunnyside, New York, October 13, 2014: Around the world in 32 plates! Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District is kicking off its 2nd Annual Sunnyside Restaurant Week with an opening reception on... read more
Jul 29, 2014
Bliss Plaza, the first of two new public plazas coming to Sunnyside, Queens opened today in a ceremony attended by several local elected officials, including Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, NYC DOT Queens Borough Commissioner Dalila Hall, and Queens Community Board 2 Chairman Joe Conley. Bliss Plaza, located at the... read more
Jul 28, 2014
The 2014 Kids Craft Fair, co-produced with Re-Create Queens, a new coalition dedicated to building space for the terrific arts and youth programs in the neighborhood, was a huge hit in Sunnyside on July 26, 2014. More than 700 children attended the event, which was part of Sunnyside... read more
Jul 16, 2014
The Sunnyside Shines graffiti removal program cleaned and painted over 250+ instances of graffiti from Sunnyside storefronts, security gates and even a few sidewalks last fiscal year. The monthly graffiti removal program is generously supported by Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer.
"We thank Majority Leader Van Bramer... read more