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Beijing Gifts “Friendship Archway” To Sunset Park’s Chinatown
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Beijing Gifts “Friendship Archway” To Sunset Park’s Chinatown

SUNSET PARK – Mayor Bill de Blasio announced last Friday, October 27, that Sunset Park’s Chinatown will receive a forty-foot-tall “Friendship Archway” as a gift from the Chaoyang District in Beijing. Rendering via the Office of the Mayor [http://www1.nyc.gov/office-of-the-mayor/news/692-17/mayor-de-blasio-borough-president-adams-that-new-friendship-archway-will-span-8th] In Chinese culture, archways

Sunset Park Named One Of The World’s Coolest Neighborhoods
Destinations

Sunset Park Named One Of The World’s Coolest Neighborhoods

SUNSET PARK – What do Brooklyn, Copenhagen, Dubai, Kuala Lumpur, and Seoul have in common? Each is home to one of the world’s top ten coolest neighborhoods! Photo by BKLYNERLonely Planet [https://www.lonelyplanet.com/travel-tips-and-articles/10-of-the-worlds-coolest-neighbourhoods-to-visit-right-now/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d2769fd4] recently released the survey, “10 of the world’s coolest neighborhoods to

Celebrate The Year Of The (Fire) Monkey At Sunset Park’s Lunar New Year Parade
Events

Celebrate The Year Of The (Fire) Monkey At Sunset Park’s Lunar New Year Parade

(Chinese New Year celebration on 8th Avenue, Brooklyn. Photo: Jole Carliner) Update [February 13, 11pm]: The parade has been postponed until Sunday, February 21 because of extreme weather [/blog/announcements/a-weekend-of-sub-zero-wind-chills-tips-to-stay-warm-and-safe/] headed our way. Monkeys are smart, curious, innovative, and loveable, with an unruly temper and snotty attitude. This year

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