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  • Aubergine Cafe
    Aubergine Cafe: Community, coffee, and comfort on Skillman Avenue
    Good food is no stranger to Queens, but there are still not as many places in the Sunnyside/Woodside area as one might hope that capture the true spirit of a cafe. The idea of a cafe, beyond its coffee, is to offer a space somewhat less serious...
  • Local officials help to break ground towards renovating Sunnside playground
    Local officials help to break ground towards renovating Sunnside playground
    On May 9, several local officials as well as community residents helped to break ground towards renovating the Thomas P. Noonan Playground in Sunnyside. Officials included NYC Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, Queens Parks Department...
  • City officials tour Universal Pre-K program in Sunnyside
    City officials tour Universal Pre-K program in Sunnyside
    On March 14 several city officials toured the Sunnyside Community Services' universal pre-kindergarten (UPK) program. The officials on hand included NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, Council Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer, Chair of the Assembly'...
  • Sunnyside
    Sunnyside, a historical city gem that continues to develop.
    Wedged between Memorial Drive and the sharp cliffs of Crescent Heights that overlook downtown, Sunnyside is a small community, but one that is varied and cultured.One of Calgary’s oldest communities, established in 1914, Sunnyside is rich...
  • Sunnyside students participate in a poster contest for "Curb Your Dog" campaign (Photos)
    Sunnyside students participate in a poster contest for "Curb Your Dog" campaign (Photos)
    On March 22 students and faculty of P.S. 150 and members of the Sunnyside United Dog Society started up a local campaign recently to encourage dog owners to clean up after their pets in public. After students noticed the increasing amount of dog...
  • Bike Sills Park
    Sunnyside Bike Park Public Meeting
    Members of the public are invited to an on-site "open house" to see concept drawings, provide input and ask questions about plans for a future Sunnyside Bike Park.The City of Toronto has commissioned Jay Hoots, one of the most...
  • The Queens Museum of Art
    This weekend: Rego Park April 14-15, 2012
    This is a weekend procrastinating late tax filers can bite their nails an extra two days, because the deadline is April 17th. But there are some activities available to take a break in filling out forms and going through receipts. Two movies newly...
  • MTA Q60 bus at 71st/Continental Ave and Queens Boulevard
    The week ahead: Rego Park April 9-15, 2012
    Billed as “The Edible Marketplace”, the Queens County Market will take place in Sunnyside on Saturday, April 14 from 12:00p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 43-31 39th Street. The location, which is two blocks from the 40th Street stop on the #7...
  • Floresta Blossoms in Sunnyside
    Floresta Blossoms in Sunnyside
    Maybe it's because of his youthful energy, or maybe it's because of his dedication to his lifelong dream, but Alejandro Cantagallo spends long days and nights, averaging 14 hours a shift, at his new restaurant. He creates his culinary art...