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May 04, 2015, 10:00 ET

McDonald's Launches Delivery Initiative In New York City

 Customers in New York City will soon be able to enjoy the McDonald's food they love when and where they want it with the launch of a...

May 04, 2015, 09:56 ET
The Natural Sapphire Company's 18K White Gold Sapphire Ruby And Diamond Rattle

$45,000 Baby Rattle Presented To The New Princess Of England!

Announced May 2nd, 2015 by Kensington Palace – The Duchess of Cambridge safely delivered a daughter at 8.34 a.m. In 2010, our company grew...

May 04, 2015, 09:00 ET

New York & Company Offers High Style As The Gift For Mother's Day

 With Mother's Day fast approaching, it's time to start thinking of gifts to give that special woman in your life - apart from giving flowers...

May 01, 2015, 10:48 ET

Cover Girl Branded Jewelry By Verigold

 Today, Verigold Jewelry announced that they have signed an exclusive licensing agreement for Cover Girl branded jewelry with Next Step Group....

May 01, 2015, 10:26 ET

Verigold's Intellectual Property Policy

 Today, Verigold Jewelry announced a series of measures to protect all its jewelry designs & collections. This will include meticulous...

Apr 30, 2015, 06:00 ET
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New York REIT, Inc. Updates the Expected Timing for its Annual Report Filing

 New York REIT, Inc. ("NYRT") (NYSE: NYRT), a publicly traded Real Estate Investment Trust ("REIT") focused on acquiring income-producing...

Apr 29, 2015, 14:08 ET
America's Top Technicians Nick Schroeder and Tony Litz take first place at the 2015 National Automotive Technology Competition.

America's Next Top Technicians are: Pennsylvania High School Students, Who Take 1st Place at National Automotive Technology Competition

 Tony Litz and Nick Schroeder, students at Wallenpaupack Area High School in Hawley, Pennsylvania, finished in 1st place at the 2015 National...

Apr 29, 2015, 10:27 ET

Jan Hopkins, President of Economic Club of New York, to step down at end of year

Jan Hopkins, President of the Economic Club of New York since 2007, told the board of the Club she will step down at the end of 2015. Hopkins...

Apr 29, 2015, 09:53 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank of New York Announces First Quarter 2015 Operating Highlights

The Federal Home Loan Bank of New York ("FHLBNY") today released its unaudited financial highlights for the quarter ended March 31, 2015. ...

Apr 28, 2015, 17:41 ET
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Boston Symphony Orchestra: Andris Nelsons' Inaugural Concert Featuring The Conductor's First Concert as BSO Music Director Airs on THIRTEEN's Great Performances Friday, May 29 at 9 p.m. on PBS

Last September's gala event celebrating the start of BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons' tenure with the orchestra features two of the conductor's...

Apr 28, 2015, 12:10 ET
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Jane's Walk Weekend is Back--and Bigger than Ever

On May 1-3, thousands of New Yorkers will walk the city's streets in honor of urban activist Jane Jacobs.  Jane's Walk NYC, hosted by the...

Apr 28, 2015, 08:45 ET

Diagnosed Mesothelioma Victims in New York State: Call the Mesothelioma Victims Center to Connect With The Most Skilled and Experienced Lawyers -- For Better Compensation

 The New York Mesothelioma is urging recently diagnosed victims of mesothelioma in the Empire State to call them anytime at 866-714-6466 before...

Apr 28, 2015, 07:13 ET

The New York International School Approves $2 million in Financial Aid

 The New York International School (NYIS) will officially open its doors to students in fall 2015, and has announced it will make available $2...

Apr 27, 2015, 17:42 ET
Great Performances at the Met, courtesy: WNET New York Public Media.

Italian Tenor Vittorio Grigolo Stars As the Tortured Poet Unlucky in Love in Offenbach's Les Contes d'Hoffmann On Great Performances at the Met Sunday, May 10 at 12 p.m. on PBS

Les Contes d'Hoffmann will be broadcast on THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the Met Sunday, May 10 at 12 p.m. on PBS. (Check local listings.) (In...

Apr 27, 2015, 16:26 ET

Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund Releases Monthly Portfolio Update

Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: AYN) (the "Fund") today released its monthly portfolio update as of March 31,...

Apr 27, 2015, 06:00 ET
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NYRT Announces 104,000 Square Feet of Leasing at Worldwide Plaza

 New York REIT, Inc. (NYSE: NYRT) ("NYRT"), a publicly traded real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it has...

Apr 23, 2015, 10:24 ET
Mesenchymal stem cell harvested from the bone marrow of a patient with multiple sclerosis.

Tisch MS Research Center Of New York Reports Early Improvement In Stem Cell Trial

Tisch MS Research Center of New York (Tisch MSRCNY) today announced encouraging preliminary results from its FDA-approved Phase I trial using...

Apr 23, 2015, 08:30 ET

Marcel Wins Best in Show GRANDY for "Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables" at 51st Annual International ANDY Awards

The 2015 International ANDY Awards have announced this year's winners in recognition of their creativity and bravery. The ANDY Awards gives its...

Apr 23, 2015, 07:59 ET

York Traditions Bank Reports 1st Quarter Earnings

York Traditions Bank (OTC Pink: YRKB) reported net income available to common shareholders of $521,000, or 24 cents per share, for the first...