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New York Trend is a weekly news publication that focuses on issues and lifestyles of the African & Caribbean American communities throughout the New York metropolitan area and Nassau and Suffolk Counties of Long Island. It is a respected and well recognized news publication that has been in existence since 1989. Owner, Publisher and Executive Director, Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams has been at the helm of this award-winning publication since its inception. New York Trend continues to be the only black woman-owned, metropolitan newspaper in New York and Long island. New York Trend is the largest black-owned newspaper throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties.

It’s No Fluke…The Paramount in Huntington, New York Repeats as #5 Worldwide Club Venue for 2018!
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It’s No Fluke…The Paramount in Huntington, New York Repeats as #5 Worldwide Club Venue for 2018!

For the second consecutive year, Pollstar Magazine, a leading publication in the concert industry, ranked The Paramount, In Concert with TD, #5 in the world for Club Venues, based on year-end ticket sales.  Repeating in 5th place for the second consecutive year is a major achievement for the venue!  With over 178,000 tickets sold again this past […]

Complexions Contemporary Ballet Announces 25th Anniversary Season in NYC
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Complexions Contemporary Ballet Announces 25th Anniversary Season in NYC

Complexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) celebrates its 25thanniversary season at The Joyce Theater in New York City from February 19-March 3, 2019.Under the artistic direction of Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson, the company will celebrate this milestone anniversary with three dynamic programs over a two-week span.Filled with a roster of some of the most diverse and […]

PediPocket for Warmth & Comfort
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PediPocket for Warmth & Comfort

The plush, velvety fleece PediPocket blanket is nearly 6 feet long, so it covers your shoulders and your feet at the same time and a special 20″ pocket keeps your tootsies enveloped in warmth. It’s also wrinkle-free, easy to clean and stays looking as good as it did the day you bought it, no matter how many washes it goes through. Choose from 10 […]

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Fresh Heart, Fresh Start: 4 Tips to Powerfully Start the New Year, Despite a Broken Heart

By Bridget Fonger, author of Superhero of Love: Heal Your Broken Heart & Then Go Save the World I recently heard that “January is the month of break-ups.” Snopes even wrote an article confirming the veracity of this saying. The holidays have so many stressors: financial, emotional, and even physical as we push ourselves to squeeze […]

New Campaign Compares Sugary Drinks to Cigarettes
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New Campaign Compares Sugary Drinks to Cigarettes

The NYC Health Department has launched a new media campaign that compares sugary drinks to cigarettes. The campaign emphasizes that both products are hazardous to your health and reminds New Yorkers not to give sugary drinks to children. Sugary drinks – including soda, sweetened iced tea, sports drinks, energy drinks, fruit punch and other fruit-flavored drinks that […]

White Castle® Puts Their Spin on an American Favorite & Introduces the Sloppy Joe Slider at Restaurants Nationwide
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White Castle® Puts Their Spin on an American Favorite & Introduces the Sloppy Joe Slider at Restaurants Nationwide

White Castle is cooking up the comfort this winter season with new menu offerings that bring a tangy, cheesy twist to some of America’s favorite comfort foods. The new Sloppy Joe Slider and Mac and Cheese Nibblers are available now at White Castle restaurants for a limited time. The Sloppy Joe Slider, available for just […]

Long Island Airbnb Hosts Earned $47 Million in 2018
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Long Island Airbnb Hosts Earned $47 Million in 2018

Airbnb, the world’s leading community driven hospitality company, has announced that its Long Island host community earned approximately $47 million in total supplemental income while welcoming approximately 139,200 guest arrivals to the region in 2018.   This comes as Long Island residents increasingly embrace the home sharing platform as an opportunity to earn supplemental income […]

ELL Cosme's New Video "Be There"
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ELL Cosme’s New Video “Be There”

Travel Channel Greenlights Reboot of Iconic 'Ripley's Believe It or Not!' Hosted by Actor Bruce Campbell
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Travel Channel Greenlights Reboot of Iconic ‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not!’ Hosted by Actor Bruce Campbell

  Ripley’s Believe It or Not! has cornered the market on the extraordinary, the death defying, the odd and the unusual. Now, 100 years after Robert L. Ripley launched the brand, the phrase Believe It or Not! is known globally and has come to symbolize how we marvel at the wonders of our world. Travel Channel is rebooting […]

Reveal Your Natural Beauty with The Spa Dr.
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Reveal Your Natural Beauty with The Spa Dr.

If you’re concerned about the stuff you put in your body, you should be just as concerned as what you put on it. Chemicals in your skincare routine can wreak as much havoc as the chemicals you ingest. That’s why naturopathic physician, Dr. Trevor Cates has come out with a skincare system that is both […]

New Report Shows Improvements of Health Equity in NYC
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New Report Shows Improvements of Health Equity in NYC

The NYC Health Department has published its third annual update on Take Care New York 2020 (TCNY 2020), the City’s comprehensive blueprint for health equity by 2020. The report includes an update on progress towards the 2020 goals, describes how housing issues are important for health, and provides four case studies of organizations that are working to […]

THEIA is a Fashion Hit at the Golden Globes
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THEIA is a Fashion Hit at the Golden Globes

THEIA was a huge hit on the red carpets at the Golden Globes and Instyle After Party yesterday. Susan Geston, wife of Jeff Bridges, stood out looking stunning and sophisticated on the red carpet of the Golden Globes last night in THEIA’s long sleeve v neck textured lame gown with shirred detailing down centerfront. Shop […]

Buju Banton to Perform at St. Kitts Music Festival 2019
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Buju Banton to Perform at St. Kitts Music Festival 2019

Continuing to add to the already star-studded line-up, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority in conjunction with the Ministry of Tourism announced that Buju Banton will be performing at the 23rd Annual St. Kitts Music Festival, which will take place on June 26-30, 2019. He joins previously announced popular artists Smokey Robinson, French Montana, Popcaan, and […]

New York Trend NYC: December 27, 2018  - January 2, 2019
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New York Trend NYC: December 27, 2018 – January 2, 2019

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Ban on Tobacco Products in Pharmacies Now In Effect
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Ban on Tobacco Products in Pharmacies Now In Effect

                                                                                The  Health Department has announced a milestone in the City’s efforts to reduce the rate of smoking: in January, cigarettes and other tobacco products will be prohibited from being sold in all New York City pharmacies, including supermarkets and big-box stores with a pharmacy section. E-cigarette sales were banned in pharmacies last August, when […]