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Art Exhibition featuring  Kumasi J. Barnett, "The Amazing Black-Man"
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Art Exhibition featuring Kumasi J. Barnett, “The Amazing Black-Man”

Lowell Ryan Projects is pleased to present The Amazing Black-Man, a solo exhibition by Brooklyn-based artist Kumasi J. Barnett.Riffing on classic superhero series including; The Amazing Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, Superman, Daredevil and Captain America, the show will feature two hundred hand-painted comic book works pinned up in their clear plastic sleeves. For each work, […]

Here Comes the Heat - and the Savings Opportunities!
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Here Comes the Heat – and the Savings Opportunities!

Con Edison reminds its customers they can take simple steps to save energy and money this week as hot weather hits the New York City area. The company recommends that customers take these steps: ·         Turn off air conditioners, lights and other appliances when not at home and use a timer to turn on your air […]

Hundreds of Veterans Attend Nassau County Summer Stand Down
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Hundreds of Veterans Attend Nassau County Summer Stand Down

On July 9th, the Nassau County Veterans Services Agency welcomed hundreds to the annual Veterans Summer Stand Down at the Freeport Armory, offering a Free Veterans BBQ, VA Enrollment, support services, pantry items, clothing, haircuts and one-on-one counseling provided by many representatives from federal, state, and local agencies. Representatives from several Nassau County government agencies […]

Dapper Dan in Conversation with Elaine Welteroth on Book Launch, Jul 10th in Brooklyn
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Dapper Dan in Conversation with Elaine Welteroth on Book Launch, Jul 10th in Brooklyn

Unbound, a book launch series with BAM and Greenlight Bookstore presents Unbound: Dapper Dan for the launch of Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem, a candid chronicle of the Harlem designer’s life, spanning more than 70 years and set against the backdrop of an ever-evolving America. Joined by former Teen Vogue editor-in-chief and Project Runway judge […]

American Farmland Trust Announces Six Schools Selected for Inaugural New York State Farm to School Institute
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American Farmland Trust Announces Six Schools Selected for Inaugural New York State Farm to School Institute

Farm to Institution New York State, or FINYS, a collaborative initiative led by American Farmland Trust, announces the selection of six schools to the inaugural New York State Farm to School Institute, an intensive year-long program for New York schools to develop and grow their farm to school programs. “Reaching nearly 1.7 million students daily […]

Havana Comes to Harlem in Public Art Project "Liquid Heat | La Rumba Llama"
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Havana Comes to Harlem in Public Art Project “Liquid Heat | La Rumba Llama”

An international public art project that brings together photography, dance and education to celebrate Afro-Cuban Rumba, returns to Harlem with an eclectic new program. Liquid Heat | La Rumba Llama by artist Jessica Angel is a photography installation and international education program celebrating the rhythms of Cuba. Liquid Heat | La Rumba Llama will take place at Harlem Hospital […]

Health Department Reminds New Yorkers to Leave Fireworks to the Experts
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Health Department Reminds New Yorkers to Leave Fireworks to the Experts

Today is the Fourth of July, and the Health Department reminds New Yorkers about the serious risks and dangers of fireworks. Fireworks can cause serious burns and eye injuries and should be handled by professionals. “The Health Department wants all New Yorkers to have a safe and enjoyable holiday, but please leave fireworks to the […]

Airbnb Releases Safety Tips Ahead of the Fourth of July
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Airbnb Releases Safety Tips Ahead of the Fourth of July

Airbnb today released safety tips for hosts and guests traveling to Long Island to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday. Whether you’re an experienced Airbnb traveler, a seasoned host, or celebrating the holiday with a large group of friends or family, safety should always be a top priority. Hosting on Airbnb is a big responsibility […]

AileyCamp - Nationally Acclaimed Free Summer Program - Transforms Inner-City Youth Through Dance, Stretching Their Minds, Bodies and Spirits
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AileyCamp – Nationally Acclaimed Free Summer Program – Transforms Inner-City Youth Through Dance, Stretching Their Minds, Bodies and Spirits

This summer, AileyCamp will provide 1,000 inner-city students in 10 cities nationwide a safe space to be themselves and explore their creativity during a six-week life-changing program. Founded by Alvin Ailey and Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey in 1989, this innovative full-scholarship day camp uses dance as a vehicle for developing self-esteem, self-discipline, creative expression, and critical-thinking skills. […]

Con Edison Offers Tips to Beat the Heat & Save Money
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Con Edison Offers Tips to Beat the Heat & Save Money

Con Edison reminds customers they can take simple steps to save energy and money as warm weather rolls into the area. The company recommends that customers take these steps: ·         Turn off air conditioners, lights and other appliances when not at home and use a timer to turn on your air conditioner about a half-hour before […]

Jessica Préalpato Names the World's Best Pastry Chef as Part of The World's 50 Best  Restaurants Awards 2019
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Jessica Préalpato Names the World’s Best Pastry Chef as Part of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards 2019

The Head Pastry Chef at Alain Ducasse au Plaza Athénée in Paris, Jessica Préalpato, has been voted The World’s Best Pastry Chef 2019. Préalpato receives her award, which is sponsored by Sosa, in advance of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2019 awards ceremony, which takes place on 25 June in Singapore. The World’s 50 Best […]

Bobby Brown Foods and Vallarta Supermarkets Announce Distribution Deal
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Bobby Brown Foods and Vallarta Supermarkets Announce Distribution Deal

Entertainer, entrepreneur and Grammy award-winning singer, Bobby Brown and his wife Alicia Etheredge-Brown have inked a distribution deal with Vallarta Supermarkets to distribute Bobby Brown Foods (BBF), it was announced today.  Bobby Brown Foods is now available in 50 Vallarta stores throughout California.       On June 22, 2019 Brown will make a personal appearance and […]

José Andrés Wins American Express Icon Award 2019 as Part of the World's 50 Best Restaurants Program
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José Andrés Wins American Express Icon Award 2019 as Part of the World’s 50 Best Restaurants Program

US-based Spanish chef and humanitarian José Andrés has been awarded the American Express Icon Award 2019. This prestigious honor is part of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants and celebrates an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the restaurant industry worthy of international recognition and who has used the platform that his profile as a […]

WCS Honors Michael R. Bloomberg at Annual Gala
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WCS Honors Michael R. Bloomberg at Annual Gala

The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) held its annual gala at the spectacular Central Park Zoo where 600 guests celebrated WCS’s impact on protecting the planet’s most ecologically important wild places and the extraordinary species that call them home. Gala 2019 honored entrepreneur, philanthropist and former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg for his dedication to conservation, protecting the world’s […]

Queens Native Serves Aboard U.S. Navy Warship Half A World Away
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Queens Native Serves Aboard U.S. Navy Warship Half A World Away

Seaman Maleke Abbott, a native of Queens, New York, wanted to join the Navy to further his education.  Now, one year later and half a world away, Abbott serves aboard one of the Navy’s most dependable amphibious ships at Fleet Activities Sasebo, patrolling one of the world’s busiest maritime regions as part of U.S. 7th […]