Listing: The Powers & Perils of Social Media

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media platforms have transformed people’s relationships with culture, the media, and one another. These technologies have demonstrated that they have the power to sway popular opinion, raise awareness, and inspire movements. They can spark, build, and foster community…or be manipulated to create negativity and discord. Join the National Institute…

PHOTOS: J100 Gala Honoring Sir Ben Kingsley, Rachel Riley, Michael Heller

Actor Sir Ben Kingsley and U.K. Channel 4 TV star Rachel Riley were honored at The Algemeiner’s 6th Annual J100 Gala in New York on September 26, 2019. The evening celebrated the release of the Algemeiner’s J100 List; 100 significant individuals who influence Jewish life. Editor In Chief and CEO, Dovid Efune, and Publisher Simon Jacobson welcomed guests to the important evening. “How does the…

Listing: American Ballet Theatre Fall Gala

ABT’s Fall Gala will be held on October 16, 2019.  It will celebrate the ABT Women’s Movement. This season’s Fall Gala features an exhilarating program of new work by leading female choreographers and honors the President and CEO of Celebrity Cruises, Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, in recognition of her empowerment of women in leadership roles and dedication…

Listing: 34th Annual Great Sports Legends Dinner

Dwyane Wade is a three-time NBA World Champion, Finals MVP, and 13-time All-Star. Newest inductee into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, Ed Reed, is a Super Bowl Champion and nine-time All-Pro. Wladimir Klitschko is one of the best Heavyweight Champion boxers of all-time and a Gold Medal winner in the 1996 Olympic Games. Christian…

Listing: Macy’s Herald Square Welcomes Marvel Comic Artists Adi Granov & Mark Brooks

Join Macy’s Herald Square for the launch of Citizens new watch Collection with Marvel! Attend their Q&A session with Marvel comic artists, Adi Granov and Mark Brooks, hosted by Ultimate Spiderman’s editor, Nick Lowe. Afterward, be one the first 100 customers to pre-purchase a Citizen watch, and have an opportunity to meet and snap a photo with the artists*! Want…

Listing: Global Lyme Alliance Celebrates 5th Annual New York City Gala

Global Lyme Alliance (GLA), the leading 501(c)(3) dedicated to conquering Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, will hold its 5th Annual New York City Gala on Thursday, October 10th, 2019 at Cipriani 42nd Street. The event aims to raise Lyme disease awareness and research funds to improve diagnostics, treatments and ultimately find a cure for Lyme…

PHOTOS: Museum of Arts and Design Opens The World Of Anna Sui

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) celebrated the opening of its latest exhibition, The World of Anna Sui, during New York Fashion Week on September 10, 2019. The major retrospective of iconic American fashion designer Anna Sui features seventy-five looks from the designer’s archive – from her groundbreaking inaugural fashion show of 1991 to her Spring 2019…

Top 5 Instagram Worthy Bakeries in NYC

Donuts, croissants, muffins, pies, cookies, brownies, blondies, cakes, cupcakes, tortes, tartes, and so much more! The top bakeries from all around New York City to get a gram worthy shot – and a delicious bite! 1. Supermoon Bakehouse This bakery is your new obsession. You’ve heard of the cronut BUT HAVE YOU HEARD OF A…

PHOTOS: Hayground School’s 15th Annual Chefs Dinner in Bridgehampton

Hayground School’s 15th annual Chefs Dinner honored Jon Snow for 23 dedicated years with the School and Summer Camp. An intimate dinner for just 120 guests, it raised in excess of $250,000. Many former and current teachers, camp counselors and founders, attended including Tinka Topping. “Without Jon, there would be no Hayground…He inspires me and all of us, as an artist, a parent, a teacher, and…

GODIVA Café Opens at Rockefeller Center

The GODIVA café at Rockefeller Center (52 W. 50th Street, NY, NY 10112) is now open offering Belgium-inspired creations and the brand’s world- famous classics, like chocolate dipped strawberries and delicious Chocolixir. This is the second GODIVA café to open in NYC – the first is located at 52nd and Lex. The new menu items at the GODIVA café will…