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Jul 02, 2015, 00:15 ET
July 4th Salute to Great Immigrants Who Help Make America Strong--from Carnegie Corporation of New York, @CarnegieCorp.

July 4th Salute to Great Immigrants Who Help Make America Strong--from Carnegie Corporation of New York

This Independence Day, the Trustees and staff of Carnegie Corporation of New York invite all Americans to join in...

Jul 02, 2015, 00:15 ET

Este 4 de julio, homenaje a los Grandes Inmigrantes que contribuyen al fortalecimiento de los Estados Unidos, organizado por la Carnegie Corporation of New York

Este Día de la Independencia los fideicomisarios y el personal de la Carnegie Corporation of New York invitan a todos los estadounidenses a...

Jun 30, 2015, 15:33 ET

Security Mutual Announces New Rider

Security Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York has announced a new rider, available on its whole life line, that will allow a policyowner...

Jun 30, 2015, 12:55 ET

Helicopter New York City Hosts Bagels 4 the Hungry Charity

 Helicopter New York City, a helicopter tour company based out of New York, funds the distribution of food, drink and community well-being to...

Jun 30, 2015, 12:33 ET

FASNY To New Yorkers: Leave The Fireworks To The Professionals This 4th Of July

With Independence Day quickly approaching, the Firemen's Association of the State of New York (FASNY) is urging New Yorkers to stay safe and leave...

Jun 30, 2015, 07:17 ET

Recent Plastic Surgery Study Reveals New Facelift Technique

Patients striving to look younger for longer can now benefit from the same great results in fewer surgical procedures and at a lower cost. To...

Jun 26, 2015, 16:06 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 May 31,...

Jun 26, 2015, 16:06 ET

Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Earnings

 Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE: AYN), a registered closed‑end investment company, today announced earnings for the...

Jun 26, 2015, 15:03 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank Of New York Commences 2015 Board Of Directors Election Process

The Federal Home Loan Bank of New York ("FHLBNY") is now formally soliciting nominations for candidates to serve on its Board of Directors...

Jun 25, 2015, 16:30 ET
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New York REIT, Inc. Announces Common Stock Dividend for Third Quarter 2015

 New York REIT, Inc. ("NYRT") (NYSE: NYRT), announced today that, pursuant to the prior authorization of its board of directors, NYRT...

Jun 25, 2015, 12:53 ET
MADAME TUSSAUDS NEW YORK UNVEILS FIRST-EVER HIGH FLYING WAX FIGURE OF MUSICIAN PINK; Credit: Cindy Ord/ Getty Images for Madame Tussauds New York

Madame Tussauds New York Unveils First-Ever High Flying Wax Figure Of Musician Pink

 Madame Tussauds New York invited visitors into their completely renovated and revamped lobby today by unveiling a brand new, never before...

Jun 25, 2015, 12:18 ET
Great Performances at the Met, courtesy: WNET New York Public Media.

Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez Star In Rossini's La Donna del Lago, the Met's First Production of the Bel Canto Showcase, on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, August 2 at 12 p.m. on PBS

Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez headline Rossini's bel canto tour-de-force La Donna del Lago on THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the Met...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:37 ET

Health Republic Insurance of New York Applauds Landmark Supreme Court Healthcare Decision

 Debra Friedman, President & CEO, Health Republic Insurance of New York, has issued the following statement: "The Supreme Court's decision...

Jun 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

Ronald McDonald House® New York Announces $23.6 Million Expansion To Increase Capacity For Pediatric Cancer Patients

 Ronald McDonald House® New York's Board of Directors has approved a $23.6 million capital expansion project that will offer increased...

Jun 24, 2015, 08:30 ET
INFOGRAPHIC: NYC HIGH ANXIETY

Gen-Xodus from NYC Looms: AARP Survey

 Two thirds of New York City's Gen-Xers are considering fleeing the Big Apple in retirement as they struggle with affordability and savings,...

Jun 22, 2015, 16:45 ET
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New York REIT Announces Board Changes and Initiatives to Enhance Stockholder Value

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

Jun 19, 2015, 08:30 ET

Winners of 5th Annual ACG New York Champion's Awards Revealed

ACG New York, the largest association of middle market deal making professionals in New York, announces winners of the 5th Annual ACG New York...

Jun 18, 2015, 06:00 ET
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MEDIA ALERT: Press Conference at the New York Blue Light Symposium

 At the New York Blue Light Symposium press conference, the Blue Light Society will bring together renowned ophthalmologists, sleep...

Jun 18, 2015, 06:00 ET
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NYRT Announces 33,100 Square Foot Lease at Worldwide Plaza

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

Jun 17, 2015, 11:12 ET
The Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE takes place October 15 - 18, 2015.

Food Network & Cooking Channel New York City Wine & Food Festival Presented By FOOD & WINE Tickets On Sale Monday, June 22nd

 The Festival will take place October 15 – 18, 2015 with more than 100 events at locations throughout New York City from Wall Street to...