11/16/12 2:00pm

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Image source: Warm Sleepy on Flickr

As parents with young children know, hiring a babysitter is expensive, and a lot of the time you end up not going out at all to avoid the cost and hassle. To get around these issues, some Queens residents have started sharing childcare tasks with other parents in their neighborhood.

The SunnyBaby childcare cooperative launched in October and covers all of Sunnyside and parts of Woodside. (more…)