NEW YORK STATE GOVERNOR OFFICIALLY RECOGNIZES
‘CELEBRATE ASTORIA DAY’
Give Me Astoria will hold annual neighborhood celebration September 28th, 2015
Astoria, NY – August 8th 2 ‘Give Me Astoria,’ proudly accepted a letter of recognition for ‘Celebrate Astoria Day,’ from New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, and a proclamation recognizing the annual event, both presented by City Councilman Costa Constantinides.
The event was hosted from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. by the Law Offices of Sacco and Fillas, located at 31-19 Newtown Avenue in Astoria on the 7th Floor.
The proclamation issued recognized that September 28th, 2015 will be known as ‘Celebrate Astoria Day’. ‘Celebrate Astoria Day’ will serve as an annual festival in which area residents will engage in fun activities and socialize with one another. Local performers will be invited to entertain. The event will promote the sense of community that we are so well known for. Further, it will serve to help local businesses, vendors, non-for-profits to help stimulate their businesses and foster their relationships with residents.
Sanja Mylonas, Founder and CEO of Give Me Astoria, said “We are so honored to receive the recognition of the Governor and Councilman through this proclamation. We look forward to bringing ‘Celebrate Astoria Day,’ to life in 2015. The aim of Give Me Astoria has always been to bring the community together, and ‘Celebrate Astoria Day,’ will serve to recognize not only this amazing neighborhood, but its phenomenal residents as well,” Mylonas concluded.
About Give Me Astoria: Give Me Astoria is a local organization and blog site dedicated to bringing the best of Astoria to its residents. Focusing on local dining, arts, events and businesses, Give Me Astoria seeks to foster the idea of community within the neighborhood, as well as keep residents informed on local happenings. To learn more visit www.givemeastoria.com.