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What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 5/30/2014 at 4:02PM

In an effort to help find homes for hundreds of loving pets, the Queens no-kill adoption center, Bobbi & the Strays, in partnership with Maddie’s® Pet Adoption Days, will participate in the biggest free adoption event in the country this Saturday.

Sunnyside kicks off season with Holiday Lighting Ceremony
Sunnyside kicks off season with Holiday Lighting Ceremony
West Angy Altamirano 11/20/2013 at 1:02PM

The holidays have officially begun in Sunnyside. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District, Sunnyside Chambers of Commerce, local elected officials and community members gathered on Tuesday for the Sunnyside Holiday Lighting Ceremony. Residents of all ages got the chance to meet and take picture with Santa and listen to the Sunnyside Drum Corps while they [...]

First Sunnyside Restaurant Week to be held Nov. 4-8
First Sunnyside Restaurant Week to be held Nov. 4-8
Dining Angy Altamirano 10/29/2013 at 11:11AM

Get ready to dine in Sunnyside. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) is holding its first-ever Sunnyside Restaurant Week from November 4 to 8. The five-day celebration will offer participants a “culinary journey through Sunnyside,” featuring special three course dinner menus for $25 at 17 participating local restaurants. Six of the 17 will also [...]

Sunnyside unveils neighborhood map
Sunnyside unveils neighborhood map
West Angy Altamirano 10/07/2013 at 3:14PM

Residents and visitors will now have a colorful way to get around Sunnyside. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) and the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce got together with LaGuardia Community College to develop an artistic, colorful map of Sunnyside targeted at both visitors and incoming residents. At the start of the project, 14 students [...]

Sunnyside Community Services gets $2.6M to expand, renovate senior center
Sunnyside Community Services gets $2.6M to expand, renovate senior center
West Angy Altamirano 9/05/2013 at 11:00AM

Sunnyside Community Services is getting a much needed change to continue helping local and city-wide seniors. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer surprised the seniors at Sunnyside Community Services, located at 43-31 39th Street, during their lunch on August 30 to announce that he has secured $2.6 million in capital funding for the expansion and complete renovation [...]

McCaffrey fondly remembered
Letters Letters 7/25/2013 at 5:10PM

Many people have expressed sadness at the loss of former New York City Councilmember Walter McCaffrey, and gratitude for his many years of exemplary public service. I would like to add my own note of admiration.  He devoted himself to improving the quality of life forNew York Cityresidents and worked very hard on behalf ofQueens, [...]

Thanks are in order
Letters Letters 7/11/2013 at 1:10PM

Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer deserves enormous thanks for his work in the most recent city budget negotiations. As executive director of Sunnyside Community Services, I have seen his tireless devotion to safeguarding the programs his constituents rely on. He has helped our organization do more to serve Queens, protecting our after-school programs and senior programs [...]