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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 14, 2013

Yoga, Mariachi and a Temporary Lawn Come to 46th Street

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

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

Aug 01, 2013

Children's Arts & Crafts Fair a Huge Success

The Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair on Saturday, July 27, was a successful kick-off to the Sunnyside Summer Strolls event series.  Held under the Sunnyside Arch on 46th Street between Queens Boulevard and Greenpoint Avenue, the Children’s Arts and Crafts Fair drew more than 500 children for a fun-filled day of arts, crafts, face... read more

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