Are you ready for the Fall Classes?
The Headquarters Curriculum Team has done a spectacular job again.
An update on courses for classroom instruction below.
Skill Course: An overview of Windows 8.1 Update 1 (Available Now)
A short, 2-part workshop similar to the previous Skill courses on Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.
Windows 8.1 Update 1, Computer Fundamentals (Available Now)
An entry level tutorial similar to previous version, but lessons updated and new figures added
Windows 8.1 Update 1, Introduction to Computers (Available Now)
An intermediate level tutorial similar to previous versions of Intro, but we have updated and rewritten a number of lessons, adding new figures and including a new lesson on the Windows 8.1 … [Continue reading...]
Thank you for all your good wishes, and work, we were able to edit and broadcast the Amanda Network event and our Times Square Event on the International Day of Peace to over 2,000 sites and stations worldwide, via www.peaceday.TV and our own sites. The events are powerful statements for moving Peace Forward. We will try to get the show on other TV stations as well, plus our Central Park/NYC event this year that was very special.
Like everything... everyone is important and you all played a role in creating this Peace Day Event, thank you. Next year we will expand upon it, add more people, organizations and corporations so the message will permeate for Bullying No More, as well as War No More and one day it will become a TOTAL reality. The Good News is that most of the people in the … [Continue reading...]
Musical Theatre continues to grow and grow in popularity and the amount of aspiring Broadway stars grows with it: New York and London are like are filled with actors and singers desperate for that one lucky break. And with shows like the recent Broadway revival of Annie and the frankly magical Matilda, there are more young people taking voice lessons, musical theatre classes and drama camps then ever.
New York City is without question full of great voice teachers, dance classes and theatre programmes but as someone who received most of my music training in England what I miss (as both a student and a teacher) is the opportunity to earn qualifications and performance certificates through voice lessons. Wanting my students to be able to have this experience, I am very excited to be … [Continue reading...]
Where Silicon Valley meets Madison Avenue
September 15th, 2014
NASDAQ OMX, 4 Times Square, NYC, NY 10036
OnMedia is the annual summit in New York City that gathers the brightest minds and top entrepreneurs, investors, and corporate players in social media, advertising, and commerce. This exclusive event treats attendees to a high-level debate and discourse on top trends and opportunities in the booming Internet media, advertising, and commerce sectors. OnMedia is produced in an intimate and social setting, where participants can easily meet up, socially network, and make deals happen.
At OnMedia, AlwaysOn editors honor the OnMedia 100 Top Private Companies and present the Power Players in Digital Media—the investors, media buyers, and big media dealmakers championing digital media … [Continue reading...]
PINCHme gives you the unique opportunity to discover new products and try them for free.
It's simple - you choose a product from one of our leading brands, and we then deliver it to your home or workplace for free. But be quick, we’ll reserve the products in your box for a limited time, to ensure that everyone has a chance of receiving the available products. Once you've tried, tasted or touched the exciting products we offer, you can leave your feedback. Start pinching now!!
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We love giving you products you have never tried, tasted or touched before.
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We make the effort to get to know you so that we can … [Continue reading...]
David Post is entrepreneur with six startups. He was a pioneer in the wireless-paging industry creating the largest paging-wireless company, Page America which he sold to GE. Founder of CSI which won the New York City Cellular license. Experieced in artificial intelligence and holder of two patents. He has brought together bloggers and entrepreneurs onto a new platform called Crowdof.us … [Continue reading...]
CopaCabana joins the Peace Day Party and they will host our Peace Day Party After Party as they support World Peace. We speak to John Juliano who helped create the Copa and has been a good friend for many years. We will start to have every Tuesday for our www.goodnewsplanet.com and www.peacedayparty.org members a Copa Good News Party, starting September 23.
The Copacabana (often referred to as The Copa) is a famous New York City nightclub. Many entertainers, among them Danny Thomas, Pat Cooper and the comedy team of Martin and Lewis, made their New York debuts at the Copacabana. The 1978 Barry Manilow song "Copacabana" is named after, and is about the nightclub. Part of the 2003 Yerba Buena song "Guajira" is set there. The Copa was used as a setting in the … [Continue reading...]
Dear Peaceful People,
Our PEACE initiative continues…from our largest Peace Sign Broadcast in Times Square/NYC in 2013
www.peacedayparty.org, a nonprofit 501 C 3 invites YOU to help strengthen the message of the International Peace Day September 20 & 21, 2014. All the countries of the UN unanimously agreed to a Day of Peace. Here are our peaceful details
1 3rd. Annual Day of Awareness & Peace Rally in Plaza de Cesar Chavez, San Jose, California, September 20 at 10am. www.amandanetwork.com
13th Annual Vigil for International Peace and Ecology in Central Park, Band Shell/ 72nd Street Mall, New York, New York, September 21 at 10am. www.vigil4internationalpeace.org/
WHAT WILL WE DO?
Create a HUMAN PEACE SIGN
Have SING ALONG with … [Continue reading...]
Fred Klein, of the Gotham City Networking, Inc. introduces Good News to Jack at the Friars Club in New York City.
Jack has leveraged his networking and client development skills to build a substantial, highly diversified career. Jack currently manages the Eagle Rock Diversified Fund, a successful fund-of-hedge funds, that he launched in 2001. Previously Jack started and/or headed companies in: multi-media consumer and business to business publishing (Harpers, Country Music Magazine and Wireless For the Corporate User); venture capital and industrial equipment manufacturing sectors. He partnered to develop commercial real estate properties in Florida. Early in his career Jack worked in the UK for a British technology company as head of one of their divisions and consulted with the heads … [Continue reading...]
Cass speaks with Good News at the Nick Loeb's Charity Pool Party & ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Event in East Hampton's New York.
Cass is a Managing Director at The Wall Street Solutions Group. … [Continue reading...]
in Times Square photographed by Eisenstaedt. Good News speaks to this inspiring couple and they share their love for each other, for their country and for Peace. What a fantastic example of the Spirit of 45.
"Keep the Spirit of '45 Alive
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-J Day in Times Square is a photograph by Alfred Eisenstaedt that portrays an American sailor kissing a woman in a white dress on Victory over Japan Day (V-J Day) in Times Square in New York City, on August 14, 1945.
The photograph, taken with a Leica IIIa camera, was published a week later in Life magazine among many photographs of celebrations around the United States that were presented in a twelve-page section titled Victory Celebrations. A … [Continue reading...]
Mr. Gene Fisch, Jr. began his career at Furman Selz where he assisted in the creation of the Furman Selz Global Opportunity Hedge Fund that performed up north of 20% in a down economy. Subsequent to the buy he has worked with one of the top industrial teams on Wall Street, again at Furman Selz / ING (covering Industrials and Aerospace) and also with PaineWebber where he worked as an Associate Equity Analyst covering industrial equities specializing in those with north of $1 billion in market capitalization. It was with ING Furman Selz that his economic slant began to gain traction through “Fischisms” a regular analysis of how economics impacted the various sectors under coverage. Since, Fisch has been a mainstay co-author with Roubini’s Global Economic Journal.
Mr. Fisch, Jr. … [Continue reading...]
DRAGONS, MULTI-CULTURAL PERFORMERS,TRADITIONAL ARTS & CRAFTS, INTERNATIONAL FOODS - INVADE MEADOW LAKE, FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK, QUEENS, NY– FREE & FUN FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY - SAT 8/9 & SUN 8/10/2014- 9am-5pm. Free, rain or shine- www.hkdbf-ny.org
RECORD NUMBER OF TEAMS ANTICIPATED –180+
In Celebration of the "Year of the Horse," the Board of Directors of the 24th Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York (HKDBF-NY) announce that this Free Multicultural Festival and Sporting Event will be held Saturday, August 9th & Sunday, August 10th, 2014. Featuring cash & prizes for competitors in this year’s US Dragon Boat Open Championship. New festival events consist of several Special/Invitational Cup races. Celebrating the … [Continue reading...]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Director & CEO among citizenship candidates to take Oath.
NEW YORK — U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Deputy Director Lori L. Scialabba will administer the Oath of Allegiance to America’s newest citizens, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Director & CEO Thomas P. Campbell, during a special naturalization ceremony at the Museum on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
USCIS New York District Director Phyllis Coven will open the ceremony followed by the National Anthem performed by the Gospel for Teens Choir and welcoming remarks from New York City Council Member Carlos Menchaca. USCIS Deputy Director Scialabba will provide congratulatory remarks. Mr. Campbell will lead the Pledge of Allegiance and deliver the … [Continue reading...]
Maia Danziger has been teaching Relax & Write™ and guided meditation workshops for more than ten years. She runs weekly private classes in Los Angeles and also teaches workshops for a variety of organizations, including hospitals, wellness communities, universities, spas and corporations.
A Certified Life Coach, Danziger specializes in working with writers and artists on developing creativity and fulfilling their careers. Her clients include actors, artists, journalists, novelists, playwrights and screenwriters. An Emmy Award winning actress, Danziger has appeared extensively on and off-Broadway, on television, and in film. She is also the founder and former Artistic Director of the Actor's Company Theatre in New York.
Diagnosed in 1994 with breast cancer, Danziger … [Continue reading...]
This summer, Shiang, would like to introduce you to her photo series, including “Waiting Line”, “Catch”, “The Divided”, “The Invisible”, and “Moments in China” and a work in process piece,” Transition”. A couple of her newly developed songs, “Journey of Blurriness”, “Fly Like a Bird”, "Sharing Peace" and " Speak Up Hope" will also be introduced.
Shiang also will share you 20+ peace kites with meaningful and cute drawings from her students in Taiwan, featuring the messages of peace, love, and hope.
Place: 25 East 13th Street, 4F and 5F Lobby
Studio Hours (Shiang will be in the studio during the following hours) (or by appointments)
August 3, Sunday, 4-9pm
August 4, Monday, 4-9pm
August 5, Tuesday, 9:30-11pm
August 6, Wednesday, 4-9pm
Music … [Continue reading...]
JULY 26, 2014
A Day Dedicated to Bringing Health, Wellness, and Education to the
Long Island Community
THE NEW YORK COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS, COMMITTED TO BRINGING AFFORDABLE HEALTHCARE TO THE LOCAL COMMUNITY, IS HOSTING A FREE HEALTH FAIR THIS SATURDAY, JULY 26TH FROM 10 AM – 3 PM AT THE SYOSSET CAMPUS, 6801 JERICHO TURNPIKE. THE FAIR WILL FEATURE:
FREE CHAIR MASSAGES
T’AI CHI AND QI GONG DEMONSTRATIONS
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS
REFRESHMENTS, MUSIC, AND RAFFLES FOR GIFT CERTIFICATES FOR MASSAGE AND ACUPUNCTURE TREATMENTS
MEDIA COVERAGE INVITED.
DATE: SATURDAY, JULY 26TH
TIME: 10:00 AM
PLACE: THE NEW YORK COLLEGE OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS, SYOSSET … [Continue reading...]
Actor Kevin Spacey to Introduce World Peace Orchestra Inaugural Youth
“Play for Peace” Concert at Lincoln Center September 10th
New York, NY • The World Peace Orchestra (WPO) (www.peaceorchestra.org/concert/) is
bringing together more than 100 students from over 50 countries across the globe to perform
in an inaugural classical music concert on September 10, 2013 at Lincoln Center. This sold-out
event will be the only global youth orchestra that combines both classical and ethnic instruments.
WPO is a nonprofit organization that brings together young musical talent from around
the world in its first annual New York City concert to demonstrate how the unifying power of
music can powerfully transcend social and cultural boundaries.
A star-studded evening is planned at Lincoln … [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...]