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Nov 26, 2014, 14:56 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank Of New York Announces Results Of 2014 Board Of Director Elections

The Federal Home Loan Bank of New York ("FHLBNY") announced today the results of the 2014 election for five positions on the FHLBNY's Board of...

Nov 26, 2014, 14:30 ET
Left to Right: Anthony S. Kendall, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,  Mitchell & Titus, LLP; Jeannie Maddox, Council Board Chair and Manager, Supplier Diversity and Global Procurement Strategies, Colgate-Palmolive Company; Donald Chu, President & CEO,  Tronex International Incorporated

New York And New Jersey MSDC Recognizes Excellence At Annual Awards Gala

The New York and New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council held it's 41st annual Partnership Awards Gala at Cipriani Wall Street on November...

Nov 25, 2014, 10:00 ET
Connor Monogrammed Stationery

Barneys New York and Connor Engraved Stationer Create A Digital Communication Platform

 Barneys New York, the luxury specialty retailer, announces today a joint venture with New York-based engraved stationer Connor. This unique...

Nov 24, 2014, 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 October 31,...

Nov 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

World Renowned Inventor, Donald Spector, Continues To Break Boundaries With Innovations That Produce Life-Altering Technologies

Donald Spector, Chairman of the Board of Trustees at New York College of Health Professions, and one of the most prolific inventors in the world,...

Nov 21, 2014, 15:50 ET

AARP Commends FCC For Proposed Rule to Protect Older New York Consumers

A push by the nation's largest telecom providers to get rid of traditional landlines replacing them with an unreliable wireless system, drew the...

Nov 21, 2014, 13:00 ET
World Car Awards jurors test cars for the awards program that will be announced at the 2015 New York Auto Show next spring.

The Road To The World Car Journey Continues....

The journey on The Road to the World Car continues with a 4-day stop in Los Angeles by our international journalists to test-drive American and...

Nov 20, 2014, 15:08 ET
Average Brand Name Drug Prices vs General Inflation Rate by Year

AARP Reports Find Brand Name Rx Prices Soar as Older New Yorkers Struggle to Pay for the Basics

Just being able to afford their housing costs has more than half of older New Yorkers worried, but today a new AARP report delivered more bad news:...

Nov 20, 2014, 13:35 ET

Federal Home Loan Bank Of New York Declares A 4.05% Dividend For The Third Quarter Of 2014

The Federal Home Loan Bank of New York ("FHLBNY") is pleased to announce that, on November 20, 2014, its Board of Directors ("Board") approved a...

Nov 19, 2014, 08:30 ET

Knottery New York Launches With New Website, New Brand and New Style Offerings for Men Across the Country

Menswear designer, The Knottery, has officially rebranded itself under the new name of "Knottery New York" – an attainable luxury...

Nov 19, 2014, 07:30 ET

Patented Biosensor Wearable Technology Provides a More Civilized Method of Quarantine

 Earlier this year Donald Spector, Chairman of the Board at New York College, and one of the most prolific inventors in the world, got a patent...

Nov 18, 2014, 15:31 ET

Freezing Temps in NY Find 75% of 50+ Strained by Heating Costs, Says AARP

With freezing temperatures gripping most towns across New York and signaling winter's impending arrival, AARP is reminding eligible New Yorkers to...

Nov 18, 2014, 13:35 ET
The Charter of the City of New-York, Printed by John Peter Zenger, 1735. Estimate: $20,000-30,000

Doyle New York to Hold Historic Auction of the NYC Bar Association Rare Book Collection

 The New York City Bar Association is America's oldest bar association, and its library is one of our nation's great legal research facilities....

Nov 17, 2014, 11:37 ET

Two Regional Health Information Organizations To Merge, Improving Healthcare Across Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Southern Tier

In a step toward unified exchange of health information in New York State, Southern Tier Healthlink (STHL) and Taconic Health Information Network...

Nov 14, 2014, 17:08 ET
Barneys New York Logo.

Barneys New York Launches BAZ DAZZLED Holiday 2014; A Collaboration With Baz Luhrmann And Catherine Martin

Last night, Barneys New York, the specialty luxury retailer, holiday windows and facade of Madison Avenue were unveiled yesterday to display a BAZ...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:00 ET

Hotel Association of New York City Names Leadership for 2015-16

The Hotel Association of New York City today announced its new slate of officers for 2015-16, including the election of Vijay Dandapani, president...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
Advertising campaign features appealing millennials

Blues Plan Customizes Exchange Portal

 Online problems marred the 2014 exchanges, but for a major Blues plan, the 2015 exchanges are all about a web site customized for millennials...

Nov 11, 2014, 14:02 ET

AARP NY Warns Scammers Love a Holiday; Fraudsters Target Veterans, Others Today

Scammers love a holiday, and as Americans celebrate Veterans Day today, AARP New York is warning veterans and those who love them to beware of...

Nov 11, 2014, 08:30 ET

Deal Makers Anticipate Uptick in Baby Boomers Selling Their Businesses, According to ACG New York Annual Survey

 ACG New York, the largest association of middle market deal making and corporate professionals in New York, announced today new results from...

Nov 10, 2014, 16:55 ET
American Realty Capital New York City REIT

American Realty Capital New York City REIT Acquires 570 Seventh Avenue in Times Square

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