Is this the next hotspot?

In April, Rae Arora, a Flushing real estate developer, bought a failing Sunnyside bar/lounge with the aim of turning it around. The business, called ‘Boulevard’ when he bought it, was a club that had a distinct Eastern European flavor to it.…

Yogurberry to open on Queens Blvd.

Yogurberry, a new frozen yogurt shop, will open for business in mid-August at 44-01 Queens Blvd., replacing one of the many cellular phone stores in the neighborhood. Queens native ‘Diaan He’ watched from the shade of the #7 train as workers hung a banner over her new store.…

New Thai restaurant, real estate office to come to Sunnyside

A new Thai restaurant is opening in Sunnyside next month, across the street from the Butcher Block. The restaurant, to be called SunnyThai, will be the owner’s second Thai restaurant, with the other located in Jackson Heights. The Sunnyside operation will be located at 43-43 41st Street where Anise Fusion was formerly located,…

Children’s retail store opens in Sunnyside

Fashionable Baby & Kidz, an upscale clothing boutique located on 47th street (between Greenpoint and 47th avenues), opened Saturday. The store carries name-brand clothing for infants to 7 year olds, such as French Toast, Burberry, Polo and the Gap. Children’s jewelry,…

Pink Icing, a new Sunnyside bakery, opens Saturday

Pink Icing, the long-awaited bakery located at 44-13 Queens Blvd, is opening tomorrow (Saturday). The bakery is owned by Juan Arache, a Sunnyside resident, who already owns the Sugar Room, a baking supply store, on the same block. The bakery will open Saturday at 11am and Arache will be providing customers will free samples of cakes,…

Italian restaurant opens on Greenpoint Ave.

A fine Italian restaurant opened last week on Greenpoint Ave. in the space that was once occupied by Sunrise Restaurant & Grill. Prima Sarabella Restaurant, located at 41-08 Greenpoint Ave.(between 41st and 42nd), offers a comprehensive menu, including: spaghetti alla bolognes ($8.50);…

99c Fresh Pizza opened Tuesday with expansion plans

99c Fresh Pizza opened on Tuesday selling pies and slices at discount prices. The pizzeria, located at 41-10 49th Street, is selling 18” pies for $8.00 ($2.00 extra per topping) and a slice for 99c (plus 50 cents per topping).  It offers free delivery (718-507-9099).…

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