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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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Last Chance: The 2018 World Changing Ideas Award

There are just three days left to enter Fast Company’s second annual World Changing Ideas Awards, which honor products, concepts, companies, policies, and designs that are pursuing innovation for good. We’re looking for any ideas that have launched since the start of 2017, running the gamut from finished product to brave concept. Feasibility and the potential for impact are two key […]

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Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce Holiday Party & Coat Drive

Join the Flushing community in celebrating the holiday season! Instead of paying an entrance fee, we invite you to bring coats to donate to the needy. Coats should be clean and in good condition. The Chamber will collect the coats and donate them to a local charity, La Jornada, for distribution at Flushing’s St. George’s Church. There will be a […]

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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 […]