Vintage, locally sourced pop-up opening in Sunnyside

September 19, by Nathaly Pesantez

A vintage clothing pop-up shop with a focus on sustainability and locally sourced products has made its way to Sunnyside, a neighborhood that it hopes to call home permanently.

Violet’s Volition and Bliss, the name of the boutique on 45-06 46th St.,…

Japanese grocery store to open in Woodside

September 19, by Nathaly Pesantez

A new Japanese grocery store is coming to Woodside and is expected to open its doors on Saturday.

Taiyo Marketplace, located at 51-27 43rd Ave, will offer over 2,000 Japanese items including snacks, frozen foods,…

Local synagogue upgraded, aims to draw new members over high holidays

September 17, Staff Report

The leaders of a Sunnyside synagogue are looking to bring new members into the fold.

Young Israel of Sunnyside, an orthodox synagogue located at 43-01A 46th Street (separate entrance on 43rd Ave), aims to boost its membership at a time when the synagogue is being upgraded and the Jewish high holidays are approaching.…

Crime continues to fall in the 108 Precinct

September 13, By Christian Murray

Crime has plummeted in the 108 Police Precinct this year, even more so than the significant decline citywide.

There were no murders within the confines of the 108 Precinct–which covers Sunnyside, Woodside and Long Island City–for the year through September 3,…

Owners of SoleLuna open high-end pizzeria in Sunnyside

September 12, By Tara Law

A Neapolitan-style pizzeria has opened in Sunnyside that is owned and operated by the proprietors of SoleLuna.

The pizzeria is called Sotto le Stelle, “under the stars” in Italian. It serves wood fired pizza and panini at 44-07 Queens Boulevard,…

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