Bayside BID

Bell Boulevard to partially close this Sunday for “Weekend Walk”
Bell Boulevard to partially close this Sunday for “Weekend Walk”
Neighborhoods Queens Courier Staff 9/27/2013 at 11:43AM

Parts of Bell Boulevard will be closed off to traffic this Sunday for a multi-block party, city and local officials said. The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) will hold its first ever “Weekend Walk” on September 29 from noon to 5 p.m. There will be free fitness classes, dance performances, music acts and specials [...]

Bayside BID board battle settled
News Melissa Chan 8/03/2012 at 11:22AM

A bellicose battle on Bell Boulevard is coming to an end with the close of the Bayside Village BID’s contentious election. Mitchell Catanzano won a spot on the board as the sole residential member, beating out former executive director Gregg Sullivan. Catanzano earned his first seat on the board with two proxy votes, according to [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Liam La Guerre 7/25/2012 at 7:40AM

EVENT of the DAY: Free Shakespeare in the Park: “Hamlet”  Come enjoy a summer night with the Bard. Queens-based Hip to Hip Theatre Company presents a free performance of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy “Hamlet” at the Unisphere at Flushing Meadows. [Click here for more info or submit your events] Former Assemblyman Jimmy Meng charged with fraud  Former State [...]

Bayside BID holds election, 1 position still undecided
Business Philip Hertling 7/19/2012 at 12:54PM

Lyle Sclair, new executive director of the Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID), will look to bring variety to Bell Boulevard over the next several months. The BID held a meeting on Monday to discuss Sclair’s future plans of “branding” the already popular area. “It’s a place to conduct business,” Sclair said. Sclair along with [...]

Bayside Bid Battle Brewing
Bayside Bid Battle Brewing
News Michael Pantelidis 4/27/2012 at 11:06AM

A business battle is brewing in Bayside. Store owners on Bell Boulevard attended a meeting on April 18 organized by Gregg Sullivan – the former director of the Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) – to address concerns about the current state of the organization. During the meeting, the BID members in attendance voted to [...]

Bayside kicks off holiday season
Bayside kicks off holiday season
News Michael Pantelidis 11/30/2011 at 2:36PM

Bayside residents and community leaders rang in the holiday season by lighting up the neighborhood. The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) and Bayside Business Association (BBA) hosted their annual Holiday Tree and Menorah Lighting ceremony on November 29 at the BBA headquarters, located at 41-16 Bell Boulevard. “This marks the start of the holiday [...]