Remain Top Priority for Lawmakers
There has been ongoing debate over the issue of immigration and refugees for many months here in the U.S. and around the world.
And in June, there is a day dedicated to refugees -- to raise awareness to their needs and plight, realizing the horrors they have endured in leaving their homeland to find a safe place to live. It's a time to try to work together to ensure every refugee child gets an education, every family has a safe place to call home and every refugee can work or learn new skills to make a positive contribution to their community.
And now, thousands of refugees are also united by one flag. An orange and black flag inspired by the life vests most all had to wear in their search for a safer land to live. … [Continue reading...]
Mayor Bill de Blasio Honors those 2017 Honorees. Honorable Charles B. Rangel, Larry Mullins, Michael Garner, Cleveland Gary and Terrance Holliday are all honored. Lots of shout outs to Mayor Dinkins as well! The entire event will be broadcast shortly.
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Important! Important New research shows that people 50+ should get the
Subject: 60 sec PSAs-Features about Pneumonia Vaccine for 50+ and Older Adults
Age is a state of mind, except when it comes to your immune system. On behalf of Pfizer, an official with the American Lung Association, a former U.S. surgeon general, and golf professional Jim Furyk discuss how older adults should find out if they need to be vaccinated against "pneumococcal pneumonia".
August is National Immunization Awareness Month, yet the features are evergreen.
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:60 Feature - Dr. Norm Edelman, American Lung Association
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Nationally Recognized Healthy. Nutrition, Fitness and Lifestyle Expert Provides Information on the Latest Nutritional Facts and Tips To Help Us All Eat Smarter
Jim Morelli, Nationally Recognized Health, Nutrition, Fitness and Lifestyle Expert
National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the American Dietetic Association. The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and develop sound eating and physical activity habits. National Registered Pharmacist and Healthy, Nutrition and Wellness Expert Jim Morelli will provide the latest nutritional facts and key tips to help us eat smarter.
Jim will discuss:
• Make smart choices from every food group
• Finding a balance between … [Continue reading...]
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8TH
BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL PLAZA
209 JORALEMON STREET
Tomorrow at 12:00 PM, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams will host pet adoption organizations and advocacy groups, along with a number of dogs, on the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall to announce an effort to advance adoption of shelter pets in the borough and across the city. He will unveil a legislative push to incentivize New Yorkers to adopt pets from animal shelters or humane societies, as well as promote his Adopt-A-Pet Day this Saturday on Brooklyn Borough Hall Plaza, taking place from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM, where shelter pets will be present and ready for adoption.
This announcement is being made during National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, celebrated throughout … [Continue reading...]
Good News speaks to Bert Askwith on his way to work at 103 years young. Bert is our Good News Business Leader of the Month for his tenacity and being a Good Samaritan.
Campus Coach Lines President and Founder Bert Askwith, Honored by ABA Board of Directors
The American Bus Association Board of Directors honored longtime motorcoach owner/operator and
industry legend Bert Askwith at its spring board meeting May 2 in suburban Washington, D.C. The
presentation was made by ABA Chairman Tom JeBran to salute Askwith for nearly 85 years of
continuous service to the motorcoach industry.
In March, Bert turned 102, celebrating his birthday by going to work in Manhattan where he is President of Campus Coach Lines. Bert founded Campus Coach Lines in 1928 while he was a student at the … [Continue reading...]
SinoVision hosted a reception for the Launch of Shanghai Television Series Month and the premiere of a brand new martial arts series, A Fistful of Kungfu.
The event has received great support from the Publicity Department of CPC Shanghai Committee and the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in New York.
Some notable guests for the reception will include:
SUN Guoxiang (Consul General)
XU Lin (Minister of Publicity Department of CPC Shanghai Committee/ Member of the Standing Committee of CPC Shanghai Committee)
QIU Xin (President of Shanghai United Media Group)
WANG Jianjun (Executive Vice President of Shanghai Media Group)
REN Zhonglun (Chairman and President of Shanghai Film Group)
HU Minghua (Director of Shanghai Municipal Culture Management Division)
WAN … [Continue reading...]
. The Metropolitan Museum is honoring Susan Taylor, Bonnie Wang, and Gale Brewer on Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, is celebrating Women's History Month. As you know, Susan Taylor is the former Editor in Chief of Essence magazine and now runs the group she founded, the National CARES Mentoring Movement, which is dedicated to closing the gap between the relatively few black mentors and millions of struggling black children. Bonnie Wong is President of Asian Women in Business, which supports all aspects of Asian businesswomen and entrepreneurs, from skills-building workshops and seminars to identifying procurement opportunities and providing scholarships. I'm honored to be in their company, and it will be a delightful evening in a beautiful environment. Attendees will also … [Continue reading...]
In Honor of Global Love Day - May 1st
The Love Foundation Presents
the Eleventh Annual
Art, Essay and Poetry Invitational
We've already been receiving submissions for our 2014 Art, Essay and Poetry Invitational and we're still looking for yours. You have a few more weeks to submit - final postmark is
March 31, 2014.
Anyone young at heart (no age limit) is invited to submit their original creative expression of self acceptance, unity, respect, diversity and global love. And you can be creative in more than one category too!
Since the Invitational is held in conjunction with Global Love Day, the theme is "Love Begins With Me" and incorporates the following tenets:
We are one humanity on this planet.
All life is interconnected and interdependent.
All … [Continue reading...]
CELEBRATE NATIONAL NUTRITION MONTH
HOW TO“ENJOY THE TASTE OF EATING RIGHT!” SEMI-HOMEMADE HEALTHY RECIPES
As the Executive Chef of Safeway’s Culinary Center, Jeff Anderson is responsible for developing new product ideas and recipes. The award-winning chef is committed to food excellence, so on March 5th – just in time for National Nutrition Month – Chef Jeff will share some of his super secrets for creating recipes that taste good and are nutritious, too.
“Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right" is the theme for National Nutrition Month® 2014. Chef Jeff will focus on how to combine taste and nutrition to create healthy meals. Chef will show your viewers how to easily make your favorite dishes with packaged foods and personal touches. National Nutrition Month is an education and … [Continue reading...]
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Apollo Club Harlem
Hosted, Directed, and Choreographed by Maurice Hines and Featuring Jazz Vocalist Kevin Mahogany and Boardwalk Empire’s Margot B
February 20th , 21st , 22nd and 23rd
FREE Apollo Open House Weekend
An Apollo 80th Celebration with a Gospel Concert Featuring
Pastor Shirley Caesar
Saturday, February 8th & Sunday, February 9th
Apollo Education “Live Wire” Discussion Series Continues
with Black Style on Stage
Thursday, February 6th - 6:30 p.m.
Apollo Music Café Series Kicks-Off Month with Intimate Concerts by Innovative Artists Including Alison Carney, Lucius Clark, Ava Luna and Rachel Brown
Friday, February 7th & Saturday, February 8th - 10p.m.
This February, the world famous Apollo Theater will … [Continue reading...]
On October 11, 2013, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz hosted an Italian-American Heritage and Cultural Month celebration at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Hundreds attended an event featuring food and refreshment graciously served up by dozens of local purveyors. Award-winning entertainment was provided by singers Cristina Fontanelli and Salvatore Spatola as well as youth dance troupe Figli Maria S.S. Addolorata. This was the twelfth and final such celebration hosted by Borough President Markowitz.
“There is no end to the contributions Italians have made and are making to Brooklyn and this country,” said Borough President Markowitz. “Suffice it to say, in every field of endeavor – art, politics, film, design, music, cars, fashion – you name it, Italians are at the top! America would … [Continue reading...]
Art Guevara's Interview with Award Winner Reporter Jackeline Cacho, from VMe TV Network PBS, will be on the Air on October Month of The Hispanic Heritage... Stay Tune for the show time.... See more on Guevara's albums and share with friends.
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In 2013 Cacho joined the national network VMe TV on more than 40 cities across the country with her show “Jackeline Cacho Presenta Triunfo Latino.” As producer and host, Cacho shares the stories of inspirational Latino leaders from various industries that leave footprints of positive change wherever they … [Continue reading...]
NY/NJ and San Diego
October (beginning) Dates - NY/NJ! Join Us!
Wednesday, October 2 - 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
NYC Comptroller John Liu's Italian Heritage Celebration -
Surrogate Courthouse, 31 Chambers St., NY, NY 10007
RSVP: 212-669-4466; FREE
Sunday, October 6 - 12 noon
The National Arts Club, 22 Grammercy Park South
"A Birthday Party for Giuseppe Verdi"
212-475-3424; Members: $32.00/non-members: $50.00
Thursday, October 10 - 6 p.m.
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz's Italian Heritage Celebration
Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St., Bklyn
RSVP - by October 6 718-802-4875; FREE
Friday, October 11 - 7:30 p.m. Concert
"Viva Italia: an Overview of Italian … [Continue reading...]