August 14th, 2016
Times Square New York City
To create an informed and interactive approach to environmental issues.
· To point up the problems, discuss the solutions, mobilize action and praise the achievements of those who are successfully addressing the issues;
· To promote awareness of urban and global environmental issues, i.e. clean energy and climate change;
· To showcase products, services, technology, programs and research that can make our lives more environmentally friendly;
· To provide environmental groups with space and opportunity to gain members and volunteers, while presenting their message to the general public;
· To provide the public with opportunities to get actively involved by joining and volunteering with environmental groups and learning how … [Continue reading...]
Forever Ray has been performing to sell-out audiences throughout the New York Metropolitan area. They perform the exciting and uplifting music of Ray Charles, which includes a wonderful blend of musical styles ranging from Jazz and Blues to Country and R&B. Members of Forever Ray have performed or recorded with Ray Charles, Alicia Keys, Bruce Springsteen, Rod Stewart, Prince,
Stevie Wonder and Christina Aguilera to name a few. … [Continue reading...]
Vigil For Peace and Ecology - Hula Hoop Ladies share their talent with the performers for the up-coming September 18th event in the Band shell in Central Park, NYC. We all will be celebrating the International Day of Peace. … [Continue reading...]
Dr. Rodney P. Leibowitz, Dr. Michael F. Kraus, Dr. Todd Shatkin. A great night at the Hunt and Fish Restaurant at 125 West 44th in NY. Many wonderful people doing great work for humanity.
Dr. Rodney Leibowitz, DDS specializes in making your smile beautiful, maintaining your dental health and helping you improve your appearance to give you a better feeling about yourself. As soon as you walk into the office the staff makes you feel like your welcome into a new family. Our promise to you is that we will create a look as good as or better than the teeth nature originally gave you. And to make sure we keep that promise, the products we recommend and use are the proper ones for the procedures you need. You can trust your smile with us because your care is our main concern. … [Continue reading...]
The NYC 5K Schlep 2016: Raising awareness and funds for Breast and Ovarian Cancer
Battery Park NYC, Sunday, June 5th--- On an overcast June morning, hundreds of people came out to support the American Friends of Rabin Medical Center’s Sixth Annual Cheryl Diamond NYC 5K SCHLEP Run/Walk for Breast and Ovarian Cancer. The picturesque scene at Robert F. Wagner Jr. Park drew schleppers, runners, walkers and volunteers of all ages and abilities to participate in a 5K race and walk on the Battery Park promenade, opposite the Statue of Liberty. Participants travelled from all around the Tri-State area and from across the United States to support the cause, some from Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, and even as far as Israel.
The Cheryl Diamond NYC 5K SCHLEP raises awareness of breast and ovarian … [Continue reading...]
Division of Operations
NYC Department of Education
The New York City Department of Education
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer
N.Y.C. Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina
- and our very own Jim Luce!
Wed., May 25th, 6:30-9:30pm
Incognito Bistro, 30 W. 18th St., NYC
Super Happy Healthy Kids - spreading kindness to NYC elementary kids thru
Karate, Yoga, Meditation, Arts, Music, Healthy Food and Positive Thinking
$150 advance; $250 @ door - students $75
NOTE: Jim Luce Supporters in advance: only $100 (students $50)
(Code: Global Leadership)
Three-course dinner - evening of fun & entertainment + silent auction!
Join our movement to stamp out meanness and bullying!
RSVP before 5/20: http://www.superhappyhealthykids.com … [Continue reading...]
TASTE OF HOPE
11TH ANNUAL EVENT
CHRIS WRAGGE AND RICHARD KIND
New York, April 2016: The American Cancer Society is hosting its 11th annual Taste of Hope event on Wednesday, May 25th, 2016 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. The prominent culinary, wine, and spirits event features some of New York’s most popular restaurants, chefs and beverage vendors. Guests enjoy a walk-around tasting where they can sample trademark dishes, premier wines and spirits, and inventive cocktails. The event will also feature a silent auction where guests can bid on selected items exclusively offered to Taste of Hope.
This year Taste of Hope is thrilled to present Culinary Honoree and award-winning celebrity chef David Burke, Corporate Honoree and Owner of Myriad … [Continue reading...]
Amy Chalfy of JASA shares the Good News of JASA and concern about Elder Abuse and how they help make the lives of Seniors better all around to age in place.
Amy Chalfy of JASA shares the Good News of JASA, Good News thanks JASA for doing such important work for years. According to the latest statistics from the NYC Department for the Aging, more than 18 percent, (over 1.52 million) of New Yorkers are over the age of 60. And this number is growing daily as the Boomer generation becomes the Senior population. To commemorate this wide and varied group, and to continue providing services and activities to keep them engaged, vital and cared for, JASA, one of New York’s largest and most trusted agencies serving more than 43,000 older adults in the New York metropolitan area, will host its … [Continue reading...]
One-Year-Old with Rare Cancer Flies to NYC for Treatment Free
on 50,000th Corporate Angel Network Patient Flight. Good News speaks to Peter Fleiss – Corporate Angel Network’s Executive Director Emeritus
On the evening of April 14, 2016, one-year-old cancer patient Baron Yerby will fly home to Atlanta after a treatment at Memorial Sloan Kettering. However, this flight will be quite different than the others he’s taken after treatment. Instead of flying on a crowded commercial plane with the potential for immune deficiency issues, he and his parents will fly in comfort, free of charge, on a corporate jet, belonging to NCR, a Fortune 500 Company headquartered in Atlanta. The flight was arranged by Corporate Angel Network, (www.corpangelnetwork.org … [Continue reading...]
Assemblyman David Weprin’s
60th Birthday Gala
Monday, May 2nd, 2016
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Park Avenue Tavern - The Barrel Room
99 Park Avenue (Between 39th & 40th Streets)
Chair: $4,400 Vice-Chair: $2,500 Host: $1,000
Chairs, Vice-Chairs, and Hosts will be listed on event materials.
Friend: $500 Other: $__________
Please RSVP to Darren Rigger at (212) 531-2858 or email@example.com
To contribute by check:
Please make checks payable to Friends of David Weprin
193 Malcolm X Blvd, Suite 1, New York, NY 10026
To contribute by credit card: Visit www.davidweprin.org
Dietary Laws Observed
Individuals and all non-corporate entities may contribute up to $4,400 for the Primary 2016 election and $4,400 for the General 2016 Election. Corporations may contribute up to … [Continue reading...]
New York Center for Children (NYCC) - Good News Special Video. We speak to Board Member Lauren Vernon. She shares her love for the New York Center for Children and what does Peace mean to her with touching words about Ecuador Earthquake Tragedy. More video from this wonderful event coming.
The New York Center for Children (NYCC) is hosting its 21th Anniversary Spring Cocktail Reception on Monday, April 18th, 2016 between 7:00pm – 10:00pm at Clement Restaurant at the Peninsula Hotel in New York City. Please join the NYCC in celebrating over 20 years of helping the most disadvantaged children achieve their potential. The event will feature a Live Auction where participants can win a customized Vespa. There will also be a Silent Auction where guests can bid on exquisite gifts and … [Continue reading...]
"Kiss All The Bullies Goodbye" is the most important song I've
ever released, because the subject is a matter of life or death.
The fact is, bullied teens often commit suicide.
That's why iconic pop singer Taylor Dayne and
legendary DJ Paul Oakenfold have both joined me
in this special project.
All net proceeds from video views, song streams and downloads of
"Kiss All The Bullies Goodbye" will go to anti-bullying charities.
Peace and Love,
Recording Artist Sir Ivan Releases New Anthem and Makes $100,000 Donation in Support of Anti-Bullying Efforts
Sir Ivan - Kiss All The Bullies Goodbye [feat. Taylor Dayne] (Paul Oakenfold Original Mix)
www.SirIvan.com … [Continue reading...]
The Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in New York
520 12th Avenue, New York, NY
Re: The Distinguished Speakers’ Series Talk at the Confucius Institute for Business at the State University of New York
Dear Deputy Consul General Meifang Zhang,
We are pleased to invite you to our Distinguished Speakers’ Series Talk scheduled to be held on March 24, 2016 at SUNY Global Center (116 East 55th Street, New York, 110022).
The Distinguished Speakers Series welcomes leaders from all walks of life to address various important and timely issues in US-China Relations. As we know that China’s Fourth Session of 12th NPC and the Fourth Session of the 12th CPPCC National Committee are now in progress, we hope that your speech will shed light on the 13th Five-Year … [Continue reading...]
The 59th Annual New York Emmy® Awards will be held Saturday March 19, 2016 at the Marriott Marquis, Times Square - Broadway Ballroom.
The New York Emmy® Awards honor outstanding production created for the New York region – this includes news, sports, entertainment, arts, cultural and other programming.
Notable Presenters Include (see attached Tip Sheet for additional presenters and info):
Richard Belzer, Actor, Detective John Munch in the “Law & Order” franchise
Carolina Bermudez, TV & Radio personality, co-host of Cubby & Carolina on KTU
David Diehl, Two-time Super Bowl Champion, NY Giants; NFL Analyst, FOX & SiriusXM
Nelson Figueroa, Studio Analyst, SNY
Sami Gayle, Actor, Blue Bloods, CBS
Sara Gore, Host of Open House and New York Live on WNBC
Mikey Kay, … [Continue reading...]
In cooperation with the U.S. Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the New York Film Academy Foundation, in collaboration with the New York Film Academy College of Visual & Performing Arts (NYFA), is facilitating a series of filmmaking educational activities supported by the Saudi American Education and Cultural Grants Initiative Grants Program. The NYFA programming commences in mid-March 2016.
"The New York Film Academy has been the academic institution of choice to numerous students from Saudi Arabia, many of whom have returned to their country and are deeply attached to the Kingdom's blossoming creative community," said NYFA President, Michael Young. "We are very proud to be part of their achievements as visual storytellers, and we are honored to partner with the U.S. Embassy to develop … [Continue reading...]
Joseph Mbeh - ASQUI Ventures/FOURFRONT (designer)
Jamaal Patterson, President & CEO JD Capital Partner Inc.
COUTURE BY ELESIA (#CBE): ELESIA CAREY PRESIDENT/CEO AND DESIGNER, FOUNDER and CEO NYFWCARIBBEAN™
DEWRY BRADFORD CEO/CHAIRMAN ASQUI Ventures/FOURFRONT
GUADALUPE VELAZQUEZ DESIGNS: DESIGNER/PRESIDENT AND CEO GUADALUPE VELAZQUEZ
WELLINGTON HAIR SPA: OWNER: PATRICK WELLINGTON
NATIONAL MAKE-UP ARTIST: MAKEUP BY NICOLE
GUADALUPE VELAZQUEZ DESIGNS: DESIGNER/PRESIDENT AND CEO
NYFWCARIBBEAN ™, will take place on Saturday February 13th, during New York Fashion Week (February 10-18, 2016 ). Bringing a piece of the Caribbean to the New York Fashion Week calendar is essential to us because it adds both diversity and authenticity to the global fashion … [Continue reading...]
share a Happy New Year wish for all. The World Network Bank Mall is a sponsor for the 2016 Chinese New Year Concert Zodiac, a Fire Monkey at the Playstation Theater in Times Square. The show was a spectacular. Faith Yang, of Good News interviews him. … [Continue reading...]
Jan. 8, 2016 – Jan. 10, 2016
By Terri Hirsch
The 2016 New York Times Travel Show opened its doors at the Jacob K. Javits Center Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, Saturday, Jan. 9, and Sunday, Jan. 10 featuring more than 500 exhibitors, representing 150 countries with on-site deals and offers, travel seminars, stage performers, book signing by notable writers, the Taste of the World culinary pavilion and a “Kids Kitchen” for children of all ages. The five cultural stages and performances all week-end took visitors on a whirlwind trip around the globe and the New York Passport Agency invited attendees to snap a selfie with a giant passport to see what the next generation of passports will look like.
Wellness Travel made its debut at this year’s Show with special wellness travel features which … [Continue reading...]
From Day Tours to BlockBuster Events, Bannerman Island on the Hudson 2016 Season Showcases the Best of Hudson Valley Heritage and Cultural Tourism
Beacon, New York, January 16, 2016 - The popular tours of this historic, picturesque island in the Hudson River just south of Beacon and Newburgh, NY, kick-off April 30th with visits to the former Bannerman residence and castle. The island will host a series of concerts and other special events throughout the summer including two Hudson Valley Shakespeare Co. productions and the sixth annual Chef's Farm Fresh Dinner. The Island also offers a unique opportunity for private functions/rentals.
The Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc., in cooperation with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation, provides public … [Continue reading...]