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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.

NYC Health Department Launches Campaign to Encourage Primary Care Providers to Screen and Treat for Depression
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NYC Health Department Launches Campaign to Encourage Primary Care Providers to Screen and Treat for Depression

The NYC Health Department has launched a campaign to expand the screening and treatment of depression in primary care settings. This initiative is part of the Health Department’s efforts to prioritize awareness and services around mental health and builds on the significant actions of ThriveNYC, led by First Lady Chirlane McCray, to reduce stigma and […]

Clinton College Becomes a 4-year College, Joining Hundreds of HBCUs Across the Country
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Clinton College Becomes a 4-year College, Joining Hundreds of HBCUs Across the Country

Clinton College, one of nation’s two-year historically Black colleges, has grown to four-year collegiate status. Joining more than one hundred HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), the college now offers four-year bachelor degrees to its students.   “Historically Black colleges and universities have always been at the forefront of social change in our nation, and […]

New York Trend NYC: November 8-14, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: November 8-14, 2018

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Con Edison is Taking on Scammers
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Con Edison is Taking on Scammers

 The crooks trying to take money from Con Edison customers have shown a new level of resourcefulness this year. The scammers are calling customers and claiming they owe Con Edison a deposit for their smart meter. They then tell the customer to make an immediate payment by Bitcoin or the company will turn off their […]

Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross Release New Video [WATCH]
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Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross Release New Video [WATCH]

“I DO” (ACOUSTIC) NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES 01/07 – Bowery Ballroom – New York, NY 01/08 – Union Stage – Washington, DC 01/10 – The Loft – Atlanta, GA 01/11 – Exit/In – Nashville, TN 01/12 – Lincoln Hall – Chicago, IL 01/14 – House of Blues Cambridge Room – Dallas, TX 01/17 – Slim’s […]

New Letter Grade Rules for Mobile Food Vendors
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New Letter Grade Rules for Mobile Food Vendors

The NYC Health Department has published rules in the City Record for the new letter grading program for food carts and trucks, which will launch in December. This program introduces a scoring system similar to that used in restaurants. Mobile food vendors will now receive points for violations at their food safety inspections, and their […]

Vanderpump Cocktail Garden to Open at Caesars Palace
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Vanderpump Cocktail Garden to Open at Caesars Palace

Lisa Vanderpump and Caesars Palace will partner to open Vanderpump Cocktail Garden, set to debut early 2019. Bringing a taste of Los Angeles to Las Vegas, the cocktail garden will take a page from Vanderpump’s highly successful restaurants and lounges, Villa Blanca, SUR, Pump and Tom Tom. “I have always loved Las Vegas –it has always […]

Lisa Washington, Multi-talented Living Artist Announces New Line Renaissance Beads
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Lisa Washington, Multi-talented Living Artist Announces New Line Renaissance Beads

    Lisa Washington, Multi-talented Living Artist Announces New Line Renaissance Beads. Lisa Washington is a multi-talented artist who has done extensive work with the following mediums:  Abstract Paintings, Acrylic, Watercolor, Canvas, Paper, Boards, Fire/Glass, Glass Beads, and Jewelry Making.She is highly motivated with a constant stream of creative channels; works independently extremely well, within community art […]

Special Olympics New York Ready to Take the Plunge
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Special Olympics New York Ready to Take the Plunge

Fundraising is well underway for those who plan to “take the plunge” and raise funds to benefit the Special Olympics New York athletes in Westchester County. The “Polar Plunge” event will take place on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Glen Island Park in New Rochelle, NY. Registration begins at 10:00am with the plunge taking place […]

White Castle® Satisfies the Holiday Crave with Limited Time Turkey Sliders & Sides
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White Castle® Satisfies the Holiday Crave with Limited Time Turkey Sliders & Sides

White Castle is ringing in the holidays with the deal-icious return of the seasonal favorite Turkey Sliders and sweet potato fries. These holiday Cravings and savings are now available along with in-castle and online specials at all White Castle locations for a limited time while supplies last. Starting at just 99¢, White Castle’s turkey sliders […]

The 12 Most Common Travel Diseases Caught Abroad
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The 12 Most Common Travel Diseases Caught Abroad

Many of us spend most of the year looking forward to a trip away, whether it’s picking your destination or finally setting off. The unfortunate side of any holiday is catching one of the many illnesses that frequent several of the most popular destinations. Medical travel insurance provider GetGoing has studied the different ailments that […]

8 Steps of Gratitude that Will Change Your Life
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8 Steps of Gratitude that Will Change Your Life

By Carol Tuttle You can’t force change. You need to allow it. And a key to allowing is accountability. When we take accountability for every aspect of our life we are in the most powerful position to allow change to occur. Implementing these 8 steps of gratitude will help you create remarkable change for good […]

Nurse-Family Partnership Program Celebrates 15 Years with Nearly 16,000 Families Served
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Nurse-Family Partnership Program Celebrates 15 Years with Nearly 16,000 Families Served

The Health Department celebrated the New York City Nurse-Family Partnership program, which has served approximately 16,000 families. Launched in 2003, the NYC Nurse-Family Partnership pairs first-time, low-income mothers with trained nurses who meet with them weekly throughout the pregnancy until the child’s second birthday. The nurses visit families at home to offer guidance on breastfeeding, […]

The Links, Incorporated 17th National President Visits Long Island
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The Links, Incorporated 17th National President Visits Long Island

      Dr. Kimberly L. Jeffries Leonard, the 17th National President of The Links, Incorporated received citations from Village of Hempstead Mayor Donald Ryan and Town of Hempstead Senior Councilwoman Dorothy L. Goosby in recognition of her life-long commitment to public service. The Long Island (NY) Chapter, under the leadership of Leah E. Watson, […]

Dominican Women's Development Center 30th Anniversary Gala
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Dominican Women’s Development Center 30th Anniversary Gala

The Dominican Women’s Development Center (DWDC) celebrated its 30th Anniversary Gala, marking three decades of transforming lives by providing vital community programs for women, and families in Washington Heights and Inwood. Gala honorees included composer, lyricist and actor, Lin-Manuel Miranda; Dr. Casilda Balmaceda (CEO of Neurology Associates) and philanthropist Jean Shafiroff. Founded by activist Rosita Romero, DWDC is […]