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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.

New Book Empowers Readers to Better Communicate with Anyone – in Any Situation!
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New Book Empowers Readers to Better Communicate with Anyone – in Any Situation!

 Having spent the past twenty years as a psychology of communication and language expert working in industries including sport, education, high-risk industry, healthcare, hypnotherapy and local government, Dr Kate Beaven-Marks knows that most people crave the skills to communicate more effectively. However, it’s a desire that’s so often swept under the rug, which, if acted […]

Data Reveals 87% of Travelers Don't Claim Airline Compensation for Lost Luggage
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Data Reveals 87% of Travelers Don’t Claim Airline Compensation for Lost Luggage

AirHelp, the world’s leading air passenger rights company, today revealed the results of a survey showing that more than 87 percent of U.S. travelers do not file claims following an issue with lost, damaged or delayed luggage at the airport. Under the Montreal Convention and U.S. national law, passengers may be entitled to claim between […]

New York Trend NYC: September 20 - 26, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: September 20 – 26, 2018

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The Numbers Are In: Boating Is Big for the U.S. Economy
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The Numbers Are In: Boating Is Big for the U.S. Economy

In a data-driven world, knowing your “numbers” is a crucial part of achieving success. And in the halls of power of Washington, D.C., and 50 state capitals, credible data carries extra weight when it comes to advancing policies and laws that benefit recreational boaters. That’s why Boat Owners Association of The United States (BoatUS) is […]

"Harry Potter: A History of Magic" Opens Oct. 5 at the New-York Historical Society
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“Harry Potter: A History of Magic” Opens Oct. 5 at the New-York Historical Society

Harry Potter: A History of Magic, the British Library’s most successful exhibition, opens at the New-York Historical Society on Friday, October 5. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the U.S. publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, the New York exhibition explores the traditions of folklore and magic at the heart of the Harry Potter stories […]

Guilt-Free Snacks for the Entire Family
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Guilt-Free Snacks for the Entire Family

Snack happy and healthy with the delicious line from Bubba’s Fine Foods. On a mission to rewrite the healthy snack stereotype, Bubba’s snacks taste so good, you won’t believe that they could be good for you too. Get back the snack taste that you love without the unhealthy ingredients that you’re trying to avoid with Bubba’s […]

The Wearable Art Collective showcases new collection during New York Fashion Week!
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The Wearable Art Collective showcases new collection during New York Fashion Week!

The Wearable Art Collective showcased its newest collection in the United States for the first time during New York Fashion week on September 12, 2018 in a private fashion runway show “ Fashion, Culture & Heritage”   The Wearable Art Collective consists of a rich pool of talented designers, tailors and artisians who through fashion design, jewelry, a variety of accessories and […]

The Harlem Business Alliance Presents: The Black Economic Empowerment Breakfast
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The Harlem Business Alliance Presents: The Black Economic Empowerment Breakfast

Shawn D. Rochester, Author, The Black Tax The financial cost of racial discrimination in America is real. Systemic and institutionalized racism has contributed to a disparaging wealth gap amongst the African-American community. On October 17, 2018, the Harlem Business Alliance (https://hbany.org/) will host the Black Economic Empowerment Breakfast (https://blackeconomicempowermentbreakfast.splashthat.com/) at MIST Harlem (https://mistharlem.com/). The forum, […]

Sirenis Creates Customizable Experiences for all Travelers This Fall and Winter
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Sirenis Creates Customizable Experiences for all Travelers This Fall and Winter

Known for providing exceptional service and unique year-round experiences tailored to each destination, Sirenis Hotels & Resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean offer ultimate bliss.  Situated in popular and easy access destinations, the five star Grand Sirenis Riviera Maya (Mexico), Grand Sirenis Matlali Hills (Riviera Nayarit, Mexico) and Grand Sirenis Punta Cana (Dominican Republic) offer […]

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams, Cedarmore Corporation Host 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair in Freeport
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Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams, Cedarmore Corporation Host 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair in Freeport

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) in conjunction with Cedarmore Corporation hosted their 4th Annual Health and Wellness Fair at the Freeport Recreation Center on Saturday, Sept. 8. During the health fair, residents attended workshops promoting healthy eating, self-care and physical activity. Residents were able to connect with dozens of vendors and collect information […]

LIAACC & SUNY Old Westbury Present Two Day Business Boot Camp, Oct. 19-20
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LIAACC & SUNY Old Westbury Present Two Day Business Boot Camp, Oct. 19-20

    The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc, (LIAACC) and SUNY Old Westbury are offering a Business Bootcamp on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 8am-5pm and Saturday, October 20thfrom 8am-5pm at SUNY Old Westbury. Corporations, Small Business Owners, Professionals, Service Providers, Chamber Leaders and Chamber Members and Local Leaders of a wide […]

White Castle® Rolls Out the "Impossible Slider" at All Locations Systemwide
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White Castle® Rolls Out the “Impossible Slider” at All Locations Systemwide

The award-winning, plant-based burger from Impossible Foods is now available at all White Castle restaurants nationwide for $1.99. Hailed as “one of the country’s best fast-food burgers, period,” the Impossible Slider debuted in April at 140 White Castle locations in New York, New Jersey and Chicago. Based on the overwhelming success of the pilot program, […]

Melissa McCarthy Shines in THEIA
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Melissa McCarthy Shines in THEIA

Melissa McCarthy shined on the red carpet at the HFPA + Instyle TIFF Celebration party this weekend wearing a wide leg mint sequin striped jumpsuit from THEIA’s Fall 2018 Collection. Shop the look at www.theiacouture.com or www.neimanmarcus.com, $795

A Moving Account of A Son's Tragic Death
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A Moving Account of A Son’s Tragic Death

After the death of her son, Eric Garner, at the hands of New York City police officers on Staten Island went viral, Gwen Carr’s life changed forever. The illegal chokehold that took Garner’s life has been seared into the public consciousness forever as the large black man struggled to breathe while a white policeman held him down on […]

Lincoln Center's 2018 White Light Festival - 10/16 - 11/18
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Lincoln Center’s 2018 White Light Festival – 10/16 – 11/18

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced its 2018 White Light Festival, which will run October 16 through November 18. The multidisciplinary festival will feature events presented in six venues across the city, including world, U.S., and New York premieres. The ninth annual international festival will explore transcendence, interior illumination, and the communal impulse as […]