Jun 27, 2014
Sunnyside, NY, June 27, 2014 – A local Paraguayan restaurant in Sunnyside, I Love Paraguay, is the first recipient of a gate replacement grant program offered to local businesses from the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District.
I Love Paraguay applied to the gate replacement grant program,... read more
Jun 16, 2014
A diverse array of musicians, playing everything from Americana to world music, will perform in front of Sunnyside businesses on June 21. Sunnyside Shines, Sunnyside’s Boulevard Bars and The Skillman Project have signed up businesses to host free concerts during the 2014 Make Music New York festival, which takes place on Saturday,... read more
Jun 12, 2014
QUEENS BOROUGH PRESIDENT KATZ ALLOCATES $1.1 MILLION TO FUND
IMPROVEMENTS TO THE BOROUGH’S COMMERCIAL CORRIDORS
Queens Borough President Melinda... read more
May 23, 2014
The Taste of Sunnyside, held this year on May 20, 2014 was a huge success in a new location right under the elevated 7 train. More than 500 people attended the event - a springtime food festival featuring 30 local Sunnyside restaurants, breweries and food markets.
Attendees at the Taste of Sunnyside sampled food and drink from... read more
May 01, 2014
Despite the rainy weather, more than 50 people attended a public workshop on Wednesday, April 30 to learn more about the proposed Lowery and Bliss plazas on Queens Boulevard under the elevated 7 train. The workshop was run by the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT) and featured a presentation about the plaza program and... read more
Feb 27, 2014
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