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NYC Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Carranza Celebrate Success on National Evaluation Systems of Pre-K for All

NEW YORK, N.Y. /NEW YORK NETWIRE/ -- Today, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza celebrated the results of two different national program assessment tools that show the vast majority of pre-K programs are demonstrating predictors of positive student outcomes, meaning children are more likely to demonstrate reading, math, language, and social skills such as being independent, understanding shapes, and using expanded vocabulary.
American Friends of POLIN Museum

Thanks to Generous Gift from Ronald S. Lauder, the Chief Curator of POLIN Museum’s Core Exhibition Position is Named

NEW YORK, N.Y. /NEW YORK NETWIRE/ -- American Friends of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Inc. is pleased to announce the naming of the position of Chief Curator of POLIN Museum's Core Exhibition, thanks to a generous gift from Ronald S. Lauder.
Classical Pianist Dr. Bong-A Jung

JH ARTS CORP. Presents South Korean Pianist Dr. Bong-A Jung Debut Recital at Weill Recital Hall – Carnegie Hall

NEW YORK, N.Y. /NEW YORK NETWIRE/ -- JH ARTS CORP. announces that Dr. Bong-A Jung, 1st prize winner at the Pi Kappa Lambda Music Competition and recipient of the Olga Gagliardi Getto Award, is making her Carnegie Hall debut as a solo recitalist on Thursday, February 20, 2020, at 8 p.m. The grand pianist has appeared previously at Carnegie Hall but as a chamber musician.
Les Boites Noires - A play by PapaJean

‘Les Boites Noires’ is striking new play about the life of a Haitian family in the Big Apple – debuts at NY Theatre Festival

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y. /NEW YORK NETWIRE/ -- Papa Jean is an actor, writer, playwright, and content creator from New York City. He has a distinctive cultural background with a strong focus on portraying the voice of the Haitian community. Inspired by his family descent, he recently created a poignant new play, which ties into his background and the life of immigrants in this day and age.
HexGn Finance Study

HexGn Finance Study: Startup Investors Shun Asia in 2019 and Flock to Americas and Europe

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- HexGn released a study of the funding trends in the global startup ecosystem in 2019; the team analyzed over 60,000 deals and one million data points for the report.
Chris Frederick of Out Leadership

Out Leadership Hires New Global Head of Events, Chris Frederick

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Out Leadership, the only business organization working globally to promote LGBT+ equality is delighted to announce that Chris Frederick is joining the leadership team. This follows a three-month strategic review of the organization as it approaches a decade in business and is prompted by strong growth.
27ct round tanzanite ring by Shimansky

Shimansky Jewelry Presents a South Africa First at The Salon Art + Design New York

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Yair Shimansky will be exhibiting in the most prestige Art and Design event November 14-18 on the New York calendar, where a hand selected group of jewellery designers will showcase their unique design creations to the most sophisticated art collectors, jewellery lovers and galleries from around the world.
Faye at Jin Yun Fu Tea Shop

New York’s Daughter ‘Faye’ Seeks Community Support after Spine Injury

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- New York City native Faye has launched a Lifestyle and Travel vlog featuring NYC landmarks and cultural institutions from Lincoln Center to Highline Line Park. 'Life of Faye Vlogs' follows Faye as she builds her brand from New Face to Agency Represented Runway Model!
Tenorshare iOS 13 Compatibility

Tenorshare Co Ltd Line-up of Software is Now Compatible with iOS 13

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Tenorshare has updated all iOS related products including Reiboot, iCareFone, UltData and 4uKey. The updated versions are perfectly compatible with the newest iOS 13. (VIDEO)
2019 K-Food Fair

Korean Food Captivates New York – aT’s 2019 K-Food Fair Completed Successfully

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- The Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT, President Lee Byung-ho) successfully hosted the K-Food Fair 2019 at the Jacob K. Javitz Center in New York on July 6-7. The K-Food Fair was held in conjunction with the KCON Convention, organized by CJ ENM, which was attended by over 55,000 millennial and Generation Z fans of Korean culture. (VIDEO)
The Solaris Group, LLC

The Solaris Group, LLC Joins Klingenstein Fields in New York

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- The Solaris Group (Solaris), a New York-based wealth advisor and investment consultant to non-profit organizations, today announced that it is joining KF Group LP, an affiliate of Klingenstein Fields Wealth Advisors (KFWA), a complementary wealth advisor also based in New York.
Liz Thomas

Live in NY: ‘Melania: The Cyberwoman’ – The First Sketch Show inspired by the First Lady

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- The Dominican born actress Liz Thomas, is the first woman to write and star in a Sketch Show inspired by the First Lady Melania Trump. The Show is called "Melania: The Cyberwoman." The Show is directed by Kim Parker. Other cast members are Seneca Lawrence and Zack Gafin.
By Name Cafe NYC

SOHO Gallery Cafe, BY NAME, to Create Inclusive, Welcoming Community for NYC, International Artists

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- A new art-inspired cafe is taking residence in New York City's SoHo neighborhood. By Name, a multi-purpose space located at 324 Bowery, is opening on June 5, 2019 with the goal of creating a contemporary art space for the community of local and international emerging artists contributing to the vibrancy of New York and beyond.
HRH Blue Boy Auction

Famed ‘Blue Boy’ Stamp to Be Offered at Auction by H.R. Harmer in New York

NEW YORK, N.Y., /New York Netwire/ -- H.R. Harmer will conduct the sale of the first part of the renowned "ERIVAN" Collection of United States Postal History in New York City. Included in this sale will be the famed "Alexandria Blue Boy" stamp, which last appeared at public auction in 1967. Opening price for the stamp will start at $1,000,000 with industry experts agreeing the final price is likely to go much higher.
Adam Glick of Frenkel and Company

Adam Glick Appointed Principal of Frenkel & Company – an EPIC Company in New York

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Frenkel & Company - an EPIC Company announced today that risk management and insurance professional Adam Glick has been appointed Principal of the firm's operations in New York. Glick is based in EPIC's New York, NY office and reports to Phil Remig, New York City President & COO.
Thai Direct Bowls - NYC

Thai Direct Bowls, The First Gluten and Dairy Free Thai Restaurant in NYC

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Located in East Village, Thai Direct Bowls is the first healthy, gluten and dairy free Thai restaurant in New York City. Street Thai food reinvented for healthy eating, served in salad and rice bowl style, with authentic Thai flavors. All Thai bowls are gluten free and dairy free with vegan and vegetarian options
Ellishiva Cinnamon and The Sixth Element

Nirmala Narine’s Young Adult Historical Fantasy Novel with Diverse Characters, Lays the Foundation for New Crop of Environmentalists

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- Vanadala Publishing, a division of NNGL, announces the publication of "Ellishiva Cinnamon and The Sixth Element" (ISBN: 978-0996207126, paperback), a novel of environmental stewardship, by best-selling author, social responsible entrepreneur, humanitarian and global lifestyle television host, Nirmala Narine.
INNOGATE US Based Tech Acceleration

INNOGATE Announces US Based Tech Acceleration Program Roadshow

NEW YORK, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- INNOGATE, a Turkish based international technology accelerator, announced today it will be launching its 360-degree International Acceleration Program in March, touring select Turkish based technology firms on a strategic U.S. Roadshow until March 31, 2019.
XVALA Pepe Meme

American Artist XVALA ‘Defaces’ Banksy Steve Jobs Mural to Make a Point in MEME PARTY

NEW YORK CITY, N.Y., /New York Netwire/ -- American artist XVALA will open his MEME PARTY campaign with an extreme modification of Banksy's mural painting of Steve Jobs in Calais, France, known as "The Son of a Migrant from Syria". XVALA will unveil his work at an event on April 27, 2019 in the Bowery. All pieces in the campaign make use of a variety of politically-charged and often controversial memes.
Dr Debbie Torraca - credit: Dominick Cenotti, RC Imaging

Dr. Jean Dodds to Headline the Second Annual Healthy Dog Expo 2019 in New York

ALBANY, N.Y. /New York Netwire/ -- World renowned veterinarian Dr. Jean Dodds will be headlining the second annual Healthy Dog Expo, to be held April 6, 2019 at the Desmond Hotel in Albany, N.Y. Dodds,is a researcher and author on the cutting edge of holistic health care. Conceived by holistic veterinarian Dr. Laurie Coger, the event brings together a host of internationally acclaimed experts.

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