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VIDEO: Thief Kicks in Door of Sunnyside Pizzeria, Steals $500 in Cash

Video shows the man kicking in the glass door of Lenny's Pizzeria on Greenpoint Avenue.

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WATCH: 'Keep Calm' Art Piece Goes Up on Sunnyside Billboard

It is the seventh work from the group 14x48, which uses the city's empty billboards for public art.

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Check Out Sunnyside's Winning Holiday Window Decorations

Sunnyside Thrift Shop won the top prize in this year's contest for the best-decorated local business.

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81-Year-Old Man Punched and Robbed at Sunnyside ATM, Police Say

The man had just withdrawn $100 from a Chase ATM when he was attacked, police said.

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How to Get Around During the 5-Week G Train Shutdown

The G train will stop running for five weeks between Brooklyn and Queens stating Friday.

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Motorcyclist Driving Wrong Way Crashes into Bicyclist, Police Say

The bicyclist was critically hurt when Louis Cajigas hit him with a motorcycle, police said.

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Fire Destroys Greenpoint Recycling Plant

The fire caused so much damage the building will have to be demolished, the FDNY said.

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New BID Program Looks to Attract More Retailers to Sunnyside

Sunnyside Shines is looking to bring more shopping options to the neighborhood's vacant storefronts.

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Sunnyside Businesses to Compete for Most Festive Holiday Window

The Sunnyside Shines BID will give $500 to the local business with the best window decorations.

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G Train Shuttle Bus Increase Accommodates Riders to Pulaski Day Parade

The G train shuttle bus will have additional rides Sunday to take Greenpoint riders to Manhattan.

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Activists Cancel Protest at Shuttered Greenpoint Slaughterhouse

Activists had planned to protest at Lee's Live Poultry but didn't realize it was closed.

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MTA to Improve G Train Service After Full Line Review

The MTA hopes to improve G train frequency and to make structural enhancements at the stations.

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Man Assaulted at Greenpoint Waterfront Park at Sunset, Cops Say

A man sitting in Transmitter Park's grass was allegedly hit by a metal rod on his face.

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MTA May Help Speed Up Citi Bike Expansion During G Train Outage

The MTA may help finance the expansion in Greenpoint and Long Island City, a spokeswoman said.

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Sunnyside Mural Urges Graffiti-Plagued Corner to 'Rise-N-Shine'

Mark Salinas worked with neighborhood kids to paint the words "Rise-N-Shine" at 48th Ave. and 42nd St.