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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,...
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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...

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...

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...

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...
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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...

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,...

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...
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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...

Top 3 Events this Weekend in the NYC Area

This week we will offer you a range of 'family' friendly activities in the NYC metro area.  Between Christmas and Chanukah this list was...