Mayor de Blasio, Council Speaker Johnson, Council Member Treyger and City Council Expand Interpretation Services for Election Day 2018

SOURCE: governor.nyc.gov October 29, 2018 New Yorkers will have access to City interpreters at approximately 100 poll sites in Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island, assisting voters who speak Russian, Haitian Creole, Italian, Arabic, Polish or Yiddish NEW YORK—Mayor Bill de Blasio, Council Speaker Corey Johnson, Council Member Mark Treyger and the City Council today announced…

New York City’s 45th Annual VILLAGE HALLOWEEN PARADE

SOURCE: nyc.gov & New York’s Village Halloween Parade The Village Halloween Parade, now in its 45th year, is a New York City event that’s not to be missed. Puppets, musicians, dancers, and artists parade down 6th Ave, and all in costume are encouraged to join. The parade begins at 7:00 pm and ends around 11:00….

The 45th Annual Village Halloween Parade Announces Official After Party for a Cause

SOURCE: SlangMagic or prweb.com The Proceeds Will Go Toward the Research Foundation to Cure AIDS (RFTCA) NEW YORK (PRWEB) OCTOBER 25, 2018 New York City’s 45th Annual Village Halloween Parade is proud to announce its Official After Party to benefit the Research Foundation to Cure AIDS (RFTCA), an alliance of leaders from diverse fields who…

New York Knicks Forward Lance Thomas Launches SlangMagic E-Commerce Shop

SOURCE: SlangMagic or prweb.com SlangMagic e-commerce shop to include unisex apparel, hats, accessories, and fishing rods NEW YORK (PRWEB) OCTOBER 17, 2018 New York Knicks Forward and Creator of SlangMagic, Lance Thomas announces the launch of his new e-commerce shop to feature unisex fishing apparel, gear, and accessories. The announcement comes along with a SlangMagic…

Jollibee, Home of the Famous Chickenjoy, Opens October 27 in Manhattan

SOURCE: Jollibee or prnewswire.com World’s largest Asian restaurant chain opens its first store in the Big Apple NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Popular fast-food restaurant Jollibee, which has over 1,300 stores across the world, is opening its first Manhattan location near Times Square and Port Authority on Saturday, October 27, 2018. Manhattanites can…

A Feast for All Senses at ‘Eat Up Tokyo’ in New York City

SOURCE: The City of Tokyo or prweb.com A one-day symposium featuring a discussion between an online influencer Jackie Gebel, preeminent authorities on the Tokyo dining scene including chef Michael Romano and restaurateur Bobby Valentine, coupled with menus by Japanese culinary luminaries such as sushi master Daisuke Nakazawa (Sushi Nakazawa), chef Kakusaburo Sakurai and sommelier Toshiyuki…

Vortex, IAC’s 20th Anniversary Fashion, Jewelry + Design Conference, Draws Industry Leaders to Explore Innovation alongside Omnichannel Strategy

SOURCE: Initiatives in Arts and Culture or prweb.com For fashion industry CEO Richard Gossett, charity — and social change — begins at home. NEW YORK (PRWEB) OCTOBER 12, 2018 The highly anticipated two-day Fashion, Jewelry + Design Conference is returning to Manhattan for its anniversary. The think tank gathering of leaders, associations, and trendsetters will…

Annual Gracie Mansion Halloween Ticket Giveaway Announced

SOURCE: governor.nyc.gov October 12, 2018 NEW YORK— Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray today announced the opening of the annual Gracie Mansion Halloween ticket giveaway. Guests will experience the historic Gracie Mansion home and grounds in a “haunted” Halloween-themed atmosphere. Tricks and treats will be available. New Yorkers can get tickets at…

Mayor de Blasio Announces Sea Change in Juvenile Justice as the Age of Criminal Responsibility is Raised to 18 Years Old

SOURCE: governor.nyc.gov October 1, 2018 16- and 17-year-olds have moved off Rikers Island into more age-appropriate facilities with expanded access to programs and services NEW YORK—Mayor de Blasio today welcomed the beginning of a series of fundamental reforms that treat 16- and 17-year-old juveniles involved with the legal system in an age appropriate manner. “Raise…

Fall Festival

SOURCE: nyc.gov WHAT: Fall Festival WHEN: Saturday, October 6, 2018 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.. WHERE: Brookville Park, Queens, NY Join NYC Parks and New York City Council Member Donovan Richards for a day of fun activities including crafts, inflatables, face painting, games, a pumpkin patch, music and more! Cost Free Event Organizer NYC…