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Sep 17, 2014, 12:57 ET
The Mason-Dixon Wine Trail is the Mid-Atlantic's Premier Year-Round Wine Destination. (PRNewsFoto/York County Convention & Visitor)

Sample Wine Just Off The Vine This November On The Mason-Dixon Wine Trail

The 20 family-owned wineries, distilleries and now cidery of the Mason-Dixon Wine Trail invite guests to taste their way across Central...

Sep 16, 2014, 12:23 ET

Daily News' Innovation Lab Launches "Conversations" Event Series

 Daily News' Innovation Lab, with a mission to transform media together, announced the launch of its Conversations event series, focusing on...

Sep 16, 2014, 11:33 ET

New York Blood Center Receives $2 Million in NIDA Funding to Develop HIV Self-Testing Intervention

 New York Blood Center's Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute (LFKRI) Laboratory of Social and Behavioral Sciences has received a three-year,...

Sep 15, 2014, 16:17 ET

New York State Academy Of Trial Lawyers Sends Governor Cuomo Ratings Of Candidates For Vacancy On The Court Of Appeals

The New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers President, Hon. John C. Cherundolo, has sent a letter to Governor Andrew Cuomo with the Academy's...

Sep 15, 2014, 08:40 ET

New York Farm Viability Institute (NYFVI) Awards $1 Million in Grants to Advance New York Agriculture

 Reducing inputs, improving yields, testing new production practices, and fighting pests naturally are some of the goals for the projects...

Sep 12, 2014, 16:45 ET
NYRT Logo (PRNewsFoto/New York REIT, Inc.)

New York REIT Appoints Sue Perrotty to the Board of Directors and Audit Committee

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

Sep 12, 2014, 16:10 ET

New York & Company Makes New York City Its Runway. Models And Other New Yorkers To Showcase The New Eva Mendes Collection Pounding The Pavement Of Three NYC Hot Spots.

 Eva Mendes and New York & Company invite the media and customers to participate in a series of unique, not to be missed fashion...

Sep 12, 2014, 13:02 ET

Food Bank For New York City Launches "Go Orange To End Hunger"™ Call To Action During September's Hunger Action Month

Food Bank For New York City, the city's major hunger relief organization, has launched its annual month-long Go Orange to End Hunger™...

Sep 11, 2014, 13:39 ET
ProDiscover Incident Response Edition software is a proactive, reactive, and interactive computer forensic investigation and information security tool distributed solely by The ARC Group of New York. (PRNewsFoto/The ARC Group of New York)

The ARC Group of New York to Assist Organizational Victims of Data Breach

Due to the recent rise in the number of incidents involving data exfiltration from public and private computer network systems, The ARC Group of...

Sep 11, 2014, 04:00 ET

UJA-Federation of New York's 2014 Annual Campaign Raises $146.9 Million, Exceeding Last Year's Total By More Than $1.6 Million

UJA-Federation of New York's 2014 Annual Campaign concluded on June 30th, raising $146.9 million, an increase of $1.6 million over 2013. With an...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:00 ET

La Fundación de la Epilepsia de Nueva York Metropolitana sera sede para la tercera caminata anual 'Into the Light' para el Conocimiento de la Epilepsia

La comunidad de la epilepsia de Nueva York marchara el 21 de Septiembre, 2014 en la tercera caminata anual 'Into the Light' para el Conocimiento...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:00 ET

The Epilepsy Foundation Of Metropolitan New York To Host 3rd Annual Into The Light Walk For Epilepsy Awareness

The epilepsy community of Greater New York will gather for the third annual 'Into The Light' Walk for Epilepsy Awareness on September 21, 2014 at...

Sep 10, 2014, 07:59 ET

Announcing a $22.5 Million Proposed Class Action Settlement Involving All Persons who Purchased Autoliv Common Stock from October 26, 2010, Through and Including July 21, 2011

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK x CONSTRUCTION LABORERS PENSION TRUST OF GREATER ST. LOUIS, Individually...

Sep 09, 2014, 09:30 ET
Interior of El Morocco, 1930s. Image courtesy of Doyle New York. (PRNewsFoto/Doyle New York)

Doyle New York To Auction The Collection Of John Perona, Owner Of New York's Legendary Supper Club -- El Morocco

 For thirty years until his death in 1961, John Perona lived at the epicenter of international cafe society as the owner of New York's...

Sep 09, 2014, 06:00 ET
American Realty Capital New York City REIT (PRNewsFoto/American Realty Capital New York)

American Realty Capital New York City REIT Acquires Laurel Commercial Condominiums

 American Realty Capital New York City REIT, Inc. ("NYCR"), a public non-traded real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it...

Sep 08, 2014, 09:30 ET
Barneys New York BAZ DAZZLED Holiday shopping bags (PRNewsFoto/Barneys New York)

Barneys New York Announces Holiday 2014: BAZ DAZZLED Holiday in Collaboration With Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin in Support of Room to Read

 Barneys New York, the luxury specialty retailer, announced today the 2014 Holiday campaign: BAZ DAZZLED Holiday; a collaboration with world...

Sep 08, 2014, 09:14 ET

AARP Report: New York on Track for Billion-Dollar Baby Boomer Flight Problem

 Baby Boomers in New York State's workforce are set to deliver a whopping $179 billion a year to the state's economy in their retirement...

Sep 05, 2014, 19:11 ET
Visitors looking to experience the Thanksgiving Day Parade and festivities in New York City can feel a part of the holiday magic at the newly opened Courtyard New York Manhattan/Herald Square. Offering two special packages, the hotel overlooking the infamous parade route brings old traditions to a new location. For information, visit www.marriott.com/NYCMS or call 1-212-239-4569. (PRNewsFoto/Courtyard New York Manhattan)

Courtyard New York Manhattan/Herald Square Serves Up Thanksgiving Day Parade Viewing Packages

Visitors looking to experience the Thanksgiving Day Parade and festivities in New York City can feel a part of the holiday magic with two special...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:00 ET

Smartphones and Wearables to Impact Healthcare More Than Health Insurance

 New York College of Health Professions announced the granting of Patent Number 8,823,512 for a Wearable Biosensor on Tuesday. Unlike previous...

Sep 03, 2014, 10:00 ET

New York Daily News Kicks Off Partnership With The New York Yankees To Celebrate MLB Star Derek Jeter's Retirement

 The New York Daily News announced today the launch of a partnership with the New York Yankees in honor of retiring Major League Baseball star...