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Bryant Park is Bringing Back ‘Ice Bumper Cars’ in FrostFest

The Bryant Park Winter Village is an iconic, European-Inspired spot to spend the holidays for both locals and tourists.  With a wide assortment of...
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Experts Warn of Major Congestion with The American Dream Opening

Alright everyone, this is what we have been preparing for.  Seventeen years in the making, The American Dream Amusement Park (formerly Xanadu, RIP) is...
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Girls Rising Celebrates Grand Opening of New Headquarters

Girls Rising, working to give girls and other youngsters the encouragement to strive to be as productive as they hope and dream, now has...

LEGOLAND New York Opens July 2020

LEGOLAND’s NY resort will open on July 4, 2020.  The new amusement park will feature over 50 rides, attractions, hotels and shows over seven...

East Orange Real Estate Company Funds 1K Backpacks for Students

ProudLiving Companies, a New Jersey-based real estate company with a mission of long-term neighborhood revitalization, has partnered with three Essex County municipalities to distribute...

Water Safety Tips Every Family Needs To Know

Water safety statistics are scary stuff. Did you know: Drowning is the number one cause of injury-related death for children ages one to four. Drowning...
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First Energy Efficient Passive House Pre-K Built in the US

The United States first-ever energy-efficient pre-Kindergarten built within a passive house building, and designed to meet passive house standards, has been completed by New...
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Girls Rising Honors Paula Cole at Game Changer Awards

Paula Cole, as a groundbreaker for women in music, certainly deserves the 2019 Game Changer Award bestowed upon her by the Girls Rising charity,...

Matt Damon Takes on New Role in Docu-Film “Backpack Full of Cash”

As the crucial topic of education proves to be top of mind in the 2020 presidential elections, documentary film, “Backpack Full of Cash,” narrated...
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NYC’s First New Marina in Over 50 Years Opens in Brooklyn Heights

New York City is rediscovering its waterfront roots – thanks in part to an 8-acre marina that has taken shape at the mouth of...
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Antigone Rising Inspires Girls Rising Music Festival [Video]

The all-female world celebrated rock band, New York’s Antigone Rising is known as much for their rousing-exciting music and live performances as they are...

Ronald McDonald House NY Aids Caregivers with Spa Initiative [Video]

Ronald McDonald House New York now has a Caregivers Integrative Wellness Program in an initiative to lend even more of a support network for...

The Highest Outdoor Observation Deck In Western Hemisphere

Currently under construction at 30 Hudson Yards will soon have a look out point at 1,100 feet in the sky.  Aptly named ‘Edge’ will...

Jersey City Ballet Preserves Traditions While Keeping It Fresh

Jersey City was recently voted the most diverse city in America.  This diversity has led to a plethora of activities and classes in art,...

Giant Food Company Goya Dishes Out $20,000 Scholarships

As we find ourselves in a country politically divided, there is one thing that often unites Americans. That is, charitable giving. Whether it’s for...

NYNJ Water Lantern Festival on 7/20 in Jersey City (Old News)

Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ EVENT SCHEDULE 4:00 Gates Open 4:00 - 6:30 Enjoy Food Trucks / Music / Fun 6:30 Design your Lantern 6:30 - 7:30  Lantern Launch 9:30 Event Ends Buy tickets...