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Christian McBride Presents The Movement Revisited: A Musical Portrait of Four Icons
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Christian McBride Presents The Movement Revisited: A Musical Portrait of Four Icons

Six-time Grammy award-winning jazz bassist Christian McBride is scheduled to release The Movement Revisited: A Musical Portrait of Four Icons, February 7th, on Mack Avenue Records (mackavenue.com). A masterful salute to Black History and the critical speeches that launched the movement of change and hope in America. Culminating musical documentation of a richly inspired piece – lauding […]

“Quit Today, Be There Tomorrow" Urges the NYC Health Department
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“Quit Today, Be There Tomorrow” Urges the NYC Health Department

The NYC Health Department has launched an anti-smoking media campaign featuring the family of a person affected by a smoking-related disease. The campaign, titled “Quit today. Be there tomorrow,” depicts a young girl beside her dad in a hospital room, telling him a story about a game she played with her uncle, and ends with her saying […]

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Launches 2020 Scholarship Program
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National Puerto Rican Day Parade Launches 2020 Scholarship Program

The National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) is now accepting applications for its 2020 National Scholarship Program. For the fourth consecutive year, the NPRDP will award 100 scholarships valued at $2,000 each, for a total $200,000, to exceptional students of Puerto Rican descent that are making a difference in their communities. Applicants must be high school seniors or […]

Power Networking Business Series FORUM* CONFERENCE * EXPO 2020
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Power Networking Business Series FORUM* CONFERENCE * EXPO 2020

Power Networking Business Series Forum, Conference, and Expo coming to Far Rockaway New York in Spring of 2020. The conference is a One Day Conference which includes Breakfast & Lunch, Forums, Panels, Workshops, Business 2 Business Networking, Business 2 Consumer Networking, Value-based training, Exhibitors, Professional Headshots available for purchase and One Minute Commercials available for […]

Apollo Theater and WNYC Announce 14th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration and Uptown Hall
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Apollo Theater and WNYC Announce 14th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration and Uptown Hall

WNYC and the Apollo Theater will present WNYC’s 14th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration, “The Strategic King: MLK’s Visionary Leadership,“ as part of the Apollo’s Uptown Hall series, on Sunday, January 12 at 3pm.  Hosted by WNYC’s Peabody Award-winning host Brian Lehrer and All Things Considered host Jami Floyd, this annual gathering convenes artists and activists, journalists and changemakers to […]

The Long Island (NY) Chapter of The Links Inc.  Attracts Long Island Students To  STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight
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The Long Island (NY) Chapter of The Links Inc. Attracts Long Island Students To STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight

The Long Island (NY) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated. hosted STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight -Putting STEAM in Motion this past Sunday, November 17, 2019 for an educational and fun-filled event held  at the Cradle of Aviation Museum, Garden City, NY. Students and parents were treated to entertainment, a science presentation and lunch provided by the […]

Cyntoia Brown Speaks to Students of Greenburgh Central School District
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Cyntoia Brown Speaks to Students of Greenburgh Central School District

Cyntoia Brown recently spoke with students of the Greenburgh Central School District (GCSD). Brown was convicted of murdering and robbing Johnny Michael Allen, who had bought her for sex. She was sentenced to life with the possibility of parole after 51 years. The governor of Tennessee granted her clemency in 2017, reducing her sentence to […]

STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight - Putting STEAM in Motion
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STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight – Putting STEAM in Motion

The Small Business Bootcamp for Women Celebrates its 8th Year Anniversary
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The Small Business Bootcamp for Women Celebrates its 8th Year Anniversary

The Network for Women in Business is proud to announce the 8th Annual Small Business Boot Camp for Women taking place on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Radisson Hotel in New Rochelle, NY. Accomplished business women from across the United States will gather to learn new ways to market and promote their small business.  […]

Harlem School of the Arts 2019 Masquerade Ball: A Huge Success
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Harlem School of the Arts 2019 Masquerade Ball: A Huge Success

Harlem School of The Arts (HSA) is amazing! So amazing that its accomplishments should be inscribed with superlatives.  Founded in 1964 by internationally acclaimed concert soprano Dorothy Maynor at a time when Harlem was in the throes of socio-economic crises, with high levels of poverty and non-existing cultural resources for its young people, she believed […]

New York Trend's Owner & Publisher Featured in Local College Interview
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New York Trend’s Owner & Publisher Featured in Local College Interview

New York Trend NYC Owner & Publisher Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams has been featured in an article published on the Queensborough Community College website. Read the full interview here.

Lupita N’yongo to Narrate New Space Show, Opening January 2020
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Lupita N’yongo to Narrate New Space Show, Opening January 2020

Featuring immersive visualizations of distant worlds, groundbreaking space missions, and breathtaking scenes depicting the evolution of our solar system, the American Museum of Natural History’s new Hayden Planetarium Space Show Worlds Beyond Earth, will open January 21, 2020, as part of the Museum’s 150th anniversary celebration. Worlds Beyond Earth takes viewers on an exhilarating journey that reveals the surprisingly […]

Local Businesses Donate School Supplies
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Local Businesses Donate School Supplies

Barfield Public Relations Inc, a public relations/marketing firm, and the Law Office of Cassandra Hyppolite, PC, gifted Back Packs, writing pads, pencils, paper glues, boxes of magic crayons and pencils for more than 100 elementary school students attending the Crispus Attucks Elementary School P.S. 21 in Bedford Stuyvesant Brooklyn. “Bedford Stuyvesant is the community where both business owners live, operate their […]

New Book from Planned Parenthood Teaches Sex Ed for Kids
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New Book from Planned Parenthood Teaches Sex Ed for Kids

When only 13 states in America require that sex education in school is medically accurate, something just doesn’t add up.  Sexually educated kids make for sexually responsible adults, and it’s already been proven that teaching kids about safe sex doesn’t make them more promiscuous; If anything, all it does is decrease their risk of accidental pregnancies and help […]

NYC Health Department Sounds the Alarm on E-Cigarette Use Among NYC Middle School Students
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NYC Health Department Sounds the Alarm on E-Cigarette Use Among NYC Middle School Students

The Health Department has released data on e-cigarette use of New York City public middle school students. In 2018, 1 in 15 public middle school students (about 13,000 students, or 6.7%) reported currently using e-cigarettes, defined as having used an e-cigarette in the previous 30 days. Current e-cigarette use was higher among older students: 9% […]