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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.

Long Island Native Serves in Navy Hunting Mines in the Pacific
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Long Island Native Serves in Navy Hunting Mines in the Pacific

Article submitted by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David Wyscaver, Navy Office of Community Outreach   A 2014 Sachem North High School graduate and Long Island, NewYork, native is serving aboard an Avenger mine countermeasure ship designed to clear mines from vital waterways across the globe. Petty Officer 3rd Class Anthony Nunziata is a Navy […]

Bantam Bagels Recreates the Breakfast "Eggsperience" with Miniature Egg Bites
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Bantam Bagels Recreates the Breakfast “Eggsperience” with Miniature Egg Bites

Bantam Bagels recently launched a new line called Egg Bites that are pre-filled with a variety of cheese and scrambled egg flavors. With their mini stuffed bagels, pancakes, and now mini stuffed egg bites, Bantam is recreating the frozen breakfast “eggsperience,” bringing authenticity, real ingredients, and a spark of fun to an otherwise stale & […]

John Legend, Charlamagne Tha God, Remy Ma & More Shine at CULTURECON
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John Legend, Charlamagne Tha God, Remy Ma & More Shine at CULTURECON

The second annual CultureCon 2018 featured a plethora of thought-leaders in arts, politics, culture and creativity on Saturday, October 13. Powered by The Creative Collective NYC, a platform dedicated to curating brave spaces for creatives of color, CultureCon hosted over 700 young creatives for a one day creative conference celebrating the influential shifts on society […]

Anti-Smoking Media Campaign Ending Soon
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Anti-Smoking Media Campaign Ending Soon

The NYC Health Department has launched a new media campaign to encourage men to quit smoking. In 2017 in New York City, men were nearly twice as likely to smoke as women, and their rates have not declined since 2010. More than one in six men smoke cigarettes (17.5 percent). Quitting smoking lowers the risk […]

NYC Health Dept. Announces First Citywide Initiative to Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure
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NYC Health Dept. Announces First Citywide Initiative to Prevent and Control High Blood Pressure

The NYC Health Department has announced “Take the Pressure Off, NYC!”, its first citywide initiative to prevent and control high blood pressure. The Department announced Take the Pressure Off, NYC! today at the second annual citywide High Blood Pressure Coalition Summit, which brought together over 100 stakeholders in 13 sectors – including faith- and community-based […]

Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross Announce North American Tour Dates for 2019
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Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross Announce North American Tour Dates for 2019

Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross have released their self-titled debut EP along with a brand new, heartwarming single titled ‘Home,’ out now on all digital platforms worldwide. The touching single completes their 6-song EP, which features production by the legendary Verdine White of Earth, Wind & Fire, and includes previous releases ‘I Want You,’ ‘Tonic,’ ‘Safe Zone,’ […]

Benihana Announces Partnership with National Breast Cancer Foundation
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Benihana Announces Partnership with National Breast Cancer Foundation

  Benihana, the nation’s leading operator of Japanese-inspired Teppanyaki and Sushi Restaurants, has pledged their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a donation and awareness program in select restaurants as part of their partnership with the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). Throughout the entire month of October, Benihana will feature a limited-time menu item, […]

New York Trend NYC: October 4 - 10, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: October 4 – 10, 2018

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Cardi B's Performance at the 2018 AMAs [VIDEO]
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Cardi B’s Performance at the 2018 AMAs [VIDEO]

Majority of Drivers Admit to Texting While Driving
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Majority of Drivers Admit to Texting While Driving

DriversEd.com—the leading online driving school—today released its 2018 Distracted Driving in America Report. An inaugural initiative, the report examines drivers’ behind-the-wheel behaviors, habits and decisions—providing insight into how Americans, while driving, engage in a number of activities, from texting to drinking to YouTube to Snapchat to marijuana and more.   Survey data found that 73% […]

A Soulful Salute to Billie Holiday and Frank Sinatra 
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A Soulful Salute to Billie Holiday and Frank Sinatra 

On Stage At Kingsborough, a leading performing arts presenter, is pleased to present its 2018-2019 season featuring world class artists from around the globe. On Stage At Kingsborough brings top notch performing arts to Southern Brooklyn, with an eclectic roster of artists spanning multiple genres including cabaret, dance, music, and family programming. The full season runs […]

The Greenest Restaurants in the World
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The Greenest Restaurants in the World

 If all restaurants in the world followed the lead of the following Green Restaurant Award winners, we’d have a more sustainable and stable planet. Restaurants consume 1/3 of all electricity in the retail sector. Dining out accounts for over half of our food budget. With issues of climate change, ocean pollution, and sustainable food at […]

The Future is Female: 5th Annual 2018 The Power of You Teens Empowerment Experience Confirmed: Miss America 2019, Nia Franklin
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The Future is Female: 5th Annual 2018 The Power of You Teens Empowerment Experience Confirmed: Miss America 2019, Nia Franklin

According to the National Center for Educational Center Statistics, more than one out of every five (20.8%) students report being bullied. The Power of You Teens (POYT) was started in 2014, by Felicia Gibson Jaycox to provide a safe space for girls 11 through 18. “I noticed that bullying and suicide among girls were on […]

Acessa Health Partners with The White Dress Project to Present on Healthcare Disparities and Uterine Fibroids
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Acessa Health Partners with The White Dress Project to Present on Healthcare Disparities and Uterine Fibroids

Acessa Health Inc., developer of the Acessa System®, has announced that it is continuing its collaboration with The White Dress Project, a nonprofit group that promotes fibroid awareness and advocacy, to present a session at this year’s Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference. Earlier this year, both organizations announced the launch of the Goodbye Fibroids initiative which aims […]

Castillo Theatre presents Dishwasher Dreams  Written and performed by Alladin Ullah; directed by Gabriel Vega Weissman
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Castillo Theatre presents Dishwasher Dreams Written and performed by Alladin Ullah; directed by Gabriel Vega Weissman

Castillo Theatre (543 W. 42nd Street) proudly presents the world premiere production of Dishwasher Dreams, written and performed by comedian, performer and storyteller Alladin Ullah. Directed by GabrielVega Weissman, the production runs from October 26 – November 18, 2018. Accompanied by the tabla, Ullah takes his audience on a hilarious and moving journey about art, […]