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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 February 28,...

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

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

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Honorees Announced: 2015 MASterworks Awards

The Municipal Art Society of New York (MAS) announced the winners of the 2015 MASterworks Awards, a competition hosted annually by MAS to recognize...

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Madame Tussauds and Jimmy Fallon Debut Five Wax Figures at Madame Tussauds New York

 Madame Tussauds today announced that Jimmy Fallon, host of NBC's "The Tonight Show," will join Merlin Entertainments at their New York...

10:49 ET

Statement by Patrick J. Purcell, Jr., Executive Director, Greater New York Laborers-Employers Education & Cooperation Trust, GNY LECET, on the Change in Leadership at the NYC Economic Development Corporation

"The New York City Economic Development Corporation is one of the principle economic engines that generate growth, development, jobs and prosperity...

Mar 26, 2015, 16:06 ET

Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund Conference Call

Alliance New York Municipal Income Fund (NYSE: AYN) will hold a conference call at 4:30 p.m. (Eastern Time) Friday, March 27, 2015....

Mar 26, 2015, 09:00 ET
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton

Former Secretary Of State Hillary Rodham Clinton Delivered Keynote Address To Thousands Of Camp Professionals At The American Camp Association, NY & NJ Conference Thursday, March 19 In Atlantic City, NJ

 Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton addressed over 3,000 summer camp and out of school time professionals on Thursday, March 19th...

Mar 26, 2015, 08:30 ET

New York REIT, Inc. Announces Common Stock Dividend for Second Quarter 2015

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

Mar 25, 2015, 17:00 ET

"Auto Show Week" Returns To "LIVE with Kelly and Michael" March 30-April 3, 2015

 Every spring, the New York International Auto Show rolls into the city, showcasing the hottest motor vehicles in the world.  From March...

Mar 25, 2015, 16:31 ET

York Traditions Bank Announces One Of Its Own Will Become President

 York Traditions Bank (OTC Pink: YRKB), headquartered at 226 Pauline Drive in York Township, has grown to over $300 million in assets with five...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:42 ET
Dining room; 33 West 56th St Penthouse.  (Scott Wintrow / Gamut Photos)

New York Residence and Roche Bobois Furnish Penthouse in Midtown Manhattan

New York Residence, Inc., in conjunction with world-renowned furniture company, Roche Bobois, has just completed furnishing Penthouse B at 33 West...

Mar 24, 2015, 09:00 ET
Patrickson Carrette (second from right) from Bronx NY, was one of 7 recipients of the 2014 Ray Kroc Awards.

McDonald's® Honors Top Local Restaurant Managers With 2014 Ray Kroc Awards

Seven local  restaurant managers have been named recipients of the 2014 Ray Kroc Award, a prestigious honor that recognizes the top 1% of...

Mar 20, 2015, 06:22 ET

Bond No. 9 y Laurice Rahme anuncian al ganador del prestigioso Peace Award de la UN Women for Peace Association

- Justo a tiempo para el 10 aniversario de the Scent of Peace, nuestro destacado y súper-ventas eau de parfum Bond No. 9 y nuestra directora...

Mar 19, 2015, 14:00 ET

Nueva herramienta de aprendizaje del idioma inglés lanza sitio web: Diálogos en inglés reales sin editar con actores urbanos de Nueva York.

 El inglés es una de las lenguas más agradables de escuchar, pero el aprendizaje, cuando no se está inmerso en la cultura puede...

Mar 19, 2015, 10:00 ET

Historic House Trust of New York City to pilot ShatterCABINET Partnering with 1772 and Chipstone Foundation

The Historic House Trust of New York City (HHT) has been awarded an "INNOVATION GRANT" from the 1772 Foundation, in partnership with The Chipstone...