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#LoveYourLocalNYC in Flushing, Queens!

In February 2017, Mayor de Blasio announced the #LoveYourLocalNYC Initiative to celebrate small independent neighborhood businesses and offered $1.8 million in grant funding for these small local businesses. By registering a local business on the NYC Love Your Local add business page, that local business raises the visibility of their business in the New York City area. At the same time they become eligible […]

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Flushing Tourism Booth Design Contest

The Flushing BID is hosting a design contest to transform the booth at the corner of Main Street and Kissena Blvd into a tourism booth that is unique to downtown Flushing. The booth design should be functional, creative, and iconic to help promote downtown Flushing. The creator of the winning design will win $1,000 for helping downtown Flushing connect tourists to the […]

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No Con Edison Customer is Off Limits for Bad Actors Looking to Steal

New York – The criminals who want to rip off Con Edision customers do not discriminate. (Note: Con Edison employees always carry identification. Customers should not hesitate to ask to see it.) They prey on residential customers and business customers. They go after customers in New York City and Westchester County. The elderly need to be aware, but so do customers […]

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Town Hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio

Dear Community Leaders and Friends, It is our pleasure to invite you to a town hall with Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council Member Peter Koo on Tuesday, November 21 for residents of the 20th Council District. This will be a fantastic opportunity to ask questions to the Mayor, Council Member, and Commissioners from top City agencies. The town hall […]

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Small Business Saturday 2017

Help rally small businesses and shoppers in our community during this year’s Small Business Saturday, November 25. Join the national campaign, generate customized promotional materials for your business, and encourage our community to support local mom-and-pop stores and small business owners! Small Business Saturday Friday, November 25 @ Greater Flushing The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a Shop […]

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Free Walking Tour of the future KissenaWay

Burn off some of those extra pounds from your Thanksgiving feast by going on a free walking tour through the future KissenaWay in Kissena Corridor Park on November 24, from 11:59AM – 3:00PM. Enjoy the fresh air, light walking, local history, and dreams for the future. Please visit the event page if you’re interested: https://www.facebook.com/events/165099734088542/?active_tab=discussion

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Networking: Queens Green Drinks

Connect with environmentally-minded entrepreneurs and activists. Explore Flushing’s downtown, filled with amazing food, cultural events, a world reknowned garden, and a bay and creek undergoing revitalization and restoration! Leaf Bar and Lounge looks out over all of this bustle and beauty, and the Manhattan skyline sunset to boot.  RSVP Today! Networking: Queens Green Drinks Thursday, November 16, 6-8pm @ Leaf […]