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Smart City Expo USA 2024: Building Equitable and Sustainable Cities for All

By NEW YORK TREND / May 22, 2024 /

The Smart City Expo USA is a two-day conference and expo taking place in New York City on May 22nd and 23rd, 2024. This major event focuses on building smart, equitable, and sustainable cities for the 21st century. As the U.S. edition of the leading Smart City Expo World Congress, it brings together visionary leaders…

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Gravity’s Flagship Charging Center Brings Fastest EV Charging in America to Midtown Manhattan

By NEW YORK TREND / May 17, 2024 /

Gravity, a leading electric vehicle infrastructure startup headquartered in New York, recently opened its flagship Midtown Manhattan EV charging center to the public. This event marks the introduction of the fastest EV charging in the United States, right in the heart of New York City. Gravity’s cutting-edge equipment can charge at a rate of 2,400…

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Why Joining a Chamber of Commerce Remains a Vital Business Development Strategy: Insights from the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce

By NEW YORK TREND / May 15, 2024 /

In today’s digital age, where social media and technological advancements dominate the landscape, one might question the relevance of traditional business networks like chambers of commerce. However, the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (LIAACC) underscores that joining a chamber of commerce continues to be a powerful strategy for business growth and development.…

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Broadway’s ‘Obsessed’ Musical: A Journey into the Life of Diane Warren

By NEW YORK TREND / April 30, 2024 / Comments Off on Broadway’s ‘Obsessed’ Musical: A Journey into the Life of Diane Warren

As the lights of Broadway prepare to shine once more, anticipation is building for a groundbreaking new musical that promises to captivate audiences with the extraordinary story of Grammy, Emmy, and Academy Award-winning songwriter Diane Warren. Titled “Obsessed,” the musical will offer a glimpse into the life and career of the iconic songwriter whose chart-topping…

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Mother’s Day Performance Featuring Kori Withers With Special Guest Valerie Simpson To Honor Bill Withers And ‘Grandma’s Hands’

By NEW YORK TREND / April 16, 2024 / Comments Off on Mother’s Day Performance Featuring Kori Withers With Special Guest Valerie Simpson To Honor Bill Withers And ‘Grandma’s Hands’

Celebrate Mother’s Day with a special musical tribute to Bill Withers and his iconic song “Grandma’s Hands” in New York City. Bill Withers‘ beloved track “Grandma’s Hands” has been reimagined in various forms, including an illustrated children’s book and an animated music video. Now, join his daughter, Kori Withers, and music legend Valerie Simpson for…

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Explore: See What NY has to Offer              

By NEW YORK TREND / March 20, 2024 / Comments Off on Explore: See What NY has to Offer              

By Deardra Shuler                                                                                                        …

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The Alliance for Coney Island Completes Its BID Formation Initiatives Benefiting the Mermaid Avenue and Amusement District Streetscapes

By NEW YORK TREND / June 16, 2023 / Comments Off on The Alliance for Coney Island Completes Its BID Formation Initiatives Benefiting the Mermaid Avenue and Amusement District Streetscapes

As part of Mayor Eric Adams’s commitment to invest in underserved commercial corridors, the Alliance for Coney Island was selected as a grant recipient of the FY 23 Business Improvement District (BID) Formation Grant Program administered by New York City Small Business Services (SBS) for the staffing, planning, and implementation of its current BID formation…

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NY Hilton Midtown Unveils Grand Slam Yankees-Inspired Suite + Fan Offers Across NYC

By NEW YORK TREND / June 16, 2023 / Comments Off on NY Hilton Midtown Unveils Grand Slam Yankees-Inspired Suite + Fan Offers Across NYC

Two of the world’s most iconic brands, Hilton and the New York Yankees, have come together to bring fans an over-the-top baseball-themed stay and I’d love to hear if you think it could be a fit for coverage.  New York Hilton Midtown’s Grand Slam Suite boasts branded items from robes to pillows, historic Yankees imagery,…

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CONEY ISLAND ANNOUNCES FREE OUTDOOR MOVIES FOR THE 2023 FLICKS ON THE BEACH SERIES

By NEW YORK TREND / June 16, 2023 / Comments Off on CONEY ISLAND ANNOUNCES FREE OUTDOOR MOVIES FOR THE 2023 FLICKS ON THE BEACH SERIES

he Alliance for Coney Island, with assistance from Councilman Ari Kagan, is excited to announce the 2023 Summer Flicks on the Beach series lineup. This free bi-weekly series will take place every other Monday night from June to August in the heart of the iconic Coney Island Amusement District with views of the world-famous Wonder Wheel as…

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Study reveals, New York is one of the most popular ‘old money’ destinations in the US

By NEW YORK TREND / June 16, 2023 / Comments Off on Study reveals, New York is one of the most popular ‘old money’ destinations in the US

It’s official – Gen Z have left Y2K behind and are now obsessing over the “old money” style with over 2.5 billion TikTok views for #oldmoneyaesthetic. Also known as ‘quiet luxury’, this trend conveys high-end elegance and sophistication that is understated, subtle, and free from overt displays of wealth.  But which US state has mastered the art of subtle refinement? Intrigued by the “old money” craze, the team at SlotTracker.com decided to investigate the most popular “old…

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