City Plaza Program Accepts Sunnyside Sites

Sunnyside will receive two new public plazas as part of the City Dept. of Transportation’s Plaza Program. A statement released from the office of Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside) and the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District last week announced that applications for the sites were approved in early April. The BID was chosen as the […]

BID Launches Holiday Decoration Contest

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer To boost the holiday spirit in Sunnyside, the Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District launched a photo contest to find the best holiday window display at local stores. Rachel Thieme, executive director of the Sunnyside Shines BID, said their hope is to encourage local stores to create a festive holiday shopping […]

Restaurant Week Comes To Sunnyside

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer For the first time ever, 17 local Sunnyside restaurants will celebrate art and food by offering lunch and dinner specials, running Nov. 4 until Nov. 8. Four of the restaurants participating in the week-long celebration will display art, titled “Conveying the Invisible,” curated by the contemporary art organization No Longer […]