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Photo of the Day: POTUS #44 and #42 Backstage at CGI

New York, N.Y.  The hashtag for the Annual Meeting is #CGI2013. Follow CGI on Twitter @ClintonGlobal and Facebook at facebook.com/clintonglobalinitiative for meeting news and highlights, and watch the live webcasts at live.clintonglobalinitiative.org. Tweet

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Recipients of Annual Clinton Global Citizen Awards Announced

New York, N.Y.   President Bill Clinton announced the recipients of the seventh annual Clinton Global Citizen Awards, where he, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, Clinton Foundation Vice Chair Chelsea Clinton, and a newly announced lineup, including Vice President Joe Biden, will honor seven people from the public, private and non-profit sectors for their […]

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Installation of Spectacular Peruvian Featherworks Opens at the Met

New York, N.Y.  Feathered Walls – Hangings from Ancient Peru, an installation comprising 12 impressive feather panels—probably hangings—made by the Wari peoples of southern Peru between about 700 and 1000 will go on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, beginning September 16.  Made of finely woven cotton cloth and measuring roughly seven by two […]

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In New York City: Labor Day More than just a Holiday

New York, N.Y.  Labor Day is more than just a holiday. It’s a day for us to honor American workers and the role the labor movement has played in our nation’s history. We’re proud to serve as a memorial to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who was a stalwart champion of the American worker. President Roosevelt […]

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NYC Dream: Museum of Technology, Art & Science

Roosevelt Island, N.Y.  Not often does one man have such a big dream.  But few people are anything like Tad Sudol, Ph.D., an architect and artist lately of the firm of Thierry W. Despont Ltd. and now principal of his own firm (Daily Kos).  Tad’s dream: The Museum of Technology, Art & Science — MOTAAS. […]

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NYC’s Mayor Bloomberg Wishes New York Ramadan Mubarak

New York, N.Y.   NYC’s Mayor Bloomberg Wishes New York a Ramadan Mubarak: New Yorkers in all five boroughs celebrate the beginning of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, which calls us together in a spirit of reflection. Mayor Bloomberg meets with leadership of the Imam Al-Khoei Islamic Center, January 03, 2012. Photo Credit: Edward Reed. One […]

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Photo of the Day: Happy July Fourth, America!

New York, N.Y.  The Fourth of July — America’s Independence Day — commemorates the adoption of our Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain.  Today, Independence Day brings fireworks along the Hudson River – as well as parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and […]

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I Write from Inability to Surrender Thought or Memory to Dust

New York, N.Y.  1960: I write from an inability to surrender a thought or memory to dust.  Memoir, poem, story, novel and essay, it is all to reconstitute my world for ingestion by others. The Boro Park of the 40s early 50s. Goldwater Memorial Hospital, Roosevelt Island, C-12, 50s, 60s: Something of the human spirit, […]

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Dancing Desire: Rovaco Dance Company Presents KAMA (Review)

Largest Festival of Colors in Jersey City & Hoboken This Weekend

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10 Ways to Keep the Family Physically and Mentally Active This Summer

Mark Your Calendar: What’s Up In New York City – and Our World

‘Luce 24 Under 24’ Summer Soirée Set for July 24 at the China Institute