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Jan 29, 2016, 06:00 ET

New York REIT, Inc. Announces Common Stock Dividend for February 2016

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

Jan 28, 2016, 14:30 ET

Statement From Patrick Purcell, Executive Director Greater New York LECET On Court Hearing Regarding Local Law 44

 The following statement was released today, by Patrick Purcell, executive director of Greater New York LECET, regarding today's court hearing...

Jan 27, 2016, 05:50 ET

York Traditions Bank Reports 4th Quarter Earnings

York Traditions Bank (OTC Pink: YRKB) reported net income available to common shareholders of $494,000, or 23 cents per share, for the fourth...

Jan 22, 2016, 08:40 ET

Skyline New York's Client Wins "Best in Show" Award at the New York Times Travel Show!

 Skyline New York's client 'Turkish Culture and Tourism Office' has been awarded with The New York Times Travel Show 2016 Award of Excellence...

Jan 21, 2016, 15:00 ET
Tips, trends and an inside peek into all that is Worth New York.

Worth New York Launches Spring 2016 Collection With Multi Media Campaign

Worth New York is taking the personal shopping experience to a new level, debuting their new Spring 2016 collection exclusively by appointment in...

Jan 21, 2016, 13:04 ET
New York Cares executive director Gary Bagley thanks Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association president Mark Schienberg for organizing the collection of 6,000 coats from NYC area franchised automobile dealers.

NYC Area Auto Retailers Deliver 6,000+ Winter Coats to Support New York Cares Winter Coat Drive

Today's freezing temperatures are a stark reminder of the difficulties facing New York City's homeless and many low income families this winter. To...

Jan 21, 2016, 10:00 ET

Security Mutual Life Offers Social Security Analysis Software to Its Insurance Advisors

Security Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York announced today that it is providing insurance advisors who market its life insurance and...

Jan 21, 2016, 08:44 ET
Advertising Women of New York (AWNY)

Advertising Women Of New York (AWNY) Announces Its New Board Of Directors

Advertising Women of New York (AWNY), a non-profit organization designed to nurture and empower women as leaders, announced today new members that...

Jan 20, 2016, 10:43 ET
New York Genome Center.

$100 Million Gift for the New York Genome Center - James H. Simons, PhD, and Russell L. Carson Make Transformational Joint Gift

 The New York Genome Center (NYGC) today announced a combined $100 million gift from the Simons Foundation and from The Carson Family...

Jan 20, 2016, 09:00 ET

New York Residence, Inc. se presenta en Expo Inmobiliaria Acobir Panamá en enero de 2016

New York Residence, Inc. tiene el agrado de anunciar que contará con una importante presencia en Expo Inmobiliaria Acobir Panamá 2016,...

Jan 20, 2016, 08:37 ET
Lovatics by Demi Collection from NYC New York Color

Are You Ready? Introducing Demi Lovato's Capsule "Lovatics Collection" With N.Y.C NEW YORK COLOR That Will Have Lovatics Feeling Confident

 As N.Y.C NEW YORK COLOR's ambassador since January 2015, Demi Lovato is celebrating her first anniversary by launching the highly...

Jan 20, 2016, 07:59 ET
Jan 15, 2016, 13:55 ET
Great Performances at the Met, courtesy: WNET New York Public Media. (PRNewsFoto/WNET New York Public Media)

New Staging of Verdi's Masterpiece Otello, Conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Directed by Bartlett Sher On Great Performances at the Met Sunday, February 21 at 12 p.m. on PBS

Verdi's late masterpiece based on Shakespeare's tragic drama of jealousy and deceit, Otello, airs on THIRTEEN'S Great Performances at the Met...

Jan 14, 2016, 16:26 ET
New York Genome Center

The New York Genome Center Awarded $40 Million from the NIH to Use Genomic Sequencing to Explore Common Disease

The New York Genome Center (NYGC) has been awarded $40 million, over four years, from the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), a...

Jan 14, 2016, 12:14 ET

Picketing Set for Nurses and Healthcare Workers at Fresenius Dialysis Clinics Across Metro NYC; Calling for Quality Patient Care and Fair Contracts in All Communities Served

Registered nurses and healthcare workers from Fresenius dialysis clinics will be on an informational picket line on FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 11:30 am...

Jan 14, 2016, 07:30 ET

New York Metro McDonald's Owner Operators Proudly Presents McDonald's® Gospelfest® 2016 "Honor Thy Mother"

 Gospel fever returns to the New York Tri-State area on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Prudential Center (25 Lafayette Street, Newark, NJ)....

Jan 13, 2016, 18:40 ET

AARP: Governor Takes Steps to Address Needs of NY's 50+ Middle Class

 Statement by AARP NYS Director Beth Finkel in response to Governor Andrew Cuomo's 2016 Agenda: Paid Family Leave "AARP applauds Governor...

Jan 13, 2016, 09:00 ET
Benjamin Schafir (LEFT) AND Jerome Faillant-Dumas (RIGHT)

Luxury Consultancy L.O.V.E Opens Doors in U.S.

A new creative studio has entered the New York scene. L.O.V.E recently opened its doors in New York's Chelsea neighborhood and is already gaining...

Jan 12, 2016, 07:59 ET