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BCA’s Free Summer Salsa Concert

The Bronx Council on the Arts is excited to announce the return of our Free Summer Concert Series.

 

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Cancelled: Presenting Mary Goggin’s Multiple Award Winning “Runaway Princess, A Hopeful Tale Of Heroin, Hooking & Happiness”

2019 FRIGID New York Festival presents Mary Goggin’s multiple award-winning show, “Runaway Princess, a Hopeful Tale of Heroin, Hooking and Happiness.” In “Runaway Princess…” Goggin, a writer/actor and former professional call girl, shares a story of Irish Catholicism, sex and addiction....
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Seniors, Teens Get Festive At Valentine’s Day Dance Hosted By Bronx Elected Officials

It was a sweetheart of an afternoon as Bronx senior citizens and high school seniors danced the afternoon away at the 2nd Annual Valentine’s Day Senior Dance hosted by Congress Member Eliot Engel, New York Sen. Jamaal Bailey and Council Member Andy King....
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Valentine’s Day Senior Dance

Whether you are a romanticist or a realist, Valentine's Day is usually a fun time to gather with friends or that special someone....
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BP Diaz Co-Hosts Element Of Hip-Hop Awards 2019

On Tuesday, January 29, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and Windows of Hip-Hop co-hosted their annual Element of Hip-Hop Awards at Pier 132 in Bronx....
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Lehman Latin Jazz Ensemble To Host Holiday Dance Concert On December 16

The Lehman College and Community Latin Jazz Ensemble will celebrate the holiday season with a cabaret-concert program called "Que Pique el Invierno: Let the Winter be HOT!" along with a dance workshop on Sunday, December 16 in the Music Building on campus. Admission is free; donations are welcome....
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Lehman College, Lehman L.I.F.E. & Bronx Puerto Rican Parade Host 2018 Holiday Benefit Concert

The Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade, Lehman College and the Lehman L.I.F.E. (Leaders Involved for Everyone) Program will close out the year with their 2018 Holiday Benefit Concert....
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Lehman College & Community Chorus To Present “A Winter Concert”

The Lehman College and Community Chorus, joined by the Lehman Symphony Orchestra and conducted by Diana Mittler-Battipaglia, will present “A Winter Concert” on Sunday, December 2 at the Lehman College Center for the Performing Arts....
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10th Annual Johnny Pacheco Latin Music & Jazz Festival

Guitarist (and former New York Yankees star) Bernie Williams, vibraphonist Mike Mainieri, and two Lehman College alums-singer-songwriter Enzo Taves and flutist Connie Grossman-will be among the special guests at the 10th annual Johnny Pacheco Latin Music and Jazz Festival, which Lehman College is presenting on Wednesday, November 14 through Friday, November 16....
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What Poker Can Teach You About Deception

Many articles claim that it’s simple to detect deception. “Liars avoid eye contact,” they say. “Liars fidget with their hair,” they say. But such “resources” fail in several domains....
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Lehman Chamber Players To Present Free Concert

The Lehman Chamber Players will present a concert featuring works by Johannes Brahms, Claude Debussy and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart on Sunday, October 14 at 02:00 p.m. in the Music Building on the Lehman College campus. The concert is open to the public and admission is free; donations are welcome....
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New York Online Casinos & Gambling Laws

Since 2013, online gambling has been available in certain states within the US. Delaware, New Jersey and Nevada all provide online gambling options with Pennsylvania having passed legislation in late 2017. But what about New York? Does the Empire State offer online gambling as well? Or will they in the future?...
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MasterChef Casting In New York City

The casting producers for the television show MasterChef on FOX have selected New York City as one of their 8 open casting cities for Season 10!...
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Should Loot Boxes Be Regulated Under Gambling Law

Loot boxes, the features of some games which allow players to spend real money for a random in-game item, have become the issue of the year. With the release of EA’s Star Wars Battlefront II, players increasingly started to criticise game developers of forcing them to gamble in order to have the most fulfilling gaming experience....
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Lehman College & Community Chamber Orchestra Present Free “Spring Concert”

The Lehman College and Community Chamber Orchestra will present “Pastorale—Masterworks for Orchestra Celebrating the Spring Season” on Wednesday, May 16, in the Music Building on the Lehman College campus. The concert begins at 7:00 p.m. and admission is free. (A donation is suggested.)...
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Lehman College Presents Spring Musical "When I Get To Where I’m Going ’18"

The Lehman College Department of Music, Multimedia, Theatre and Dance presents its spring musical "When I Get to Where I’m Going ’18" on Thursday through Saturday, May 10-12. Admission to all five performances is free upon reservation....
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A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie To Perform At Chevy Court During The 2018 Great New York State Fair

Rising hip-hop star A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, will make his Great New York State Fair debut at 8:00 p.m. Saturday, September 2 on the Chevy Court stage, Acting Fair Director Troy Waffner announced today....
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Arts, Culture & Fun: Spring Is Here! Get Ready To Ride!

Join us for a bike co-op environment that will provide tools as bicycle-savvy volunteers assist on how-to make necessary bicycle repairs and prepare riders for the upcoming cycling season....
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Mayor’s Office Of Media & Entertainment Announces New Latin Media & Entertainment Commission

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) Commissioner Julie Menin today announced the revitalization of the Latin Media and Entertainment Commission (LMEC) for New York City. Comprised of 18 leaders from the vibrant Latinx creative community here in New York, the commission will leverage partnerships with the city’s entertainment, government, and business entities....
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BP Diaz Hosts 2nd Annual Bronx Gospel Concert

On Saturday, April 7, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted the second annual “Generation Fest…Bridging the Gap through Music” Bronx Gospel Concert at the Dreiser Loop Community Center in Co-op City....
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Movies - World’s Leading Entertainment

Movies are still images that when shown on screens create the illusion of moving images....
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BAAD! ASS Women Dazzling Bronx

The final weekend of the three-week BAAD! ASS Women’s Festival 2018 kicks off this Thursday with a Women’s Safety Seminar, a poetic play on Friday, the Sole Sisters Dance Concert on Saturday, and then on Wednesday, March 28, 2018, a grand finale of a Pepatián and BAAD! choreography collection....
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BP Diaz & The Shadow League Co-Host Screening Of “Black Panther” For Bronx Students & Their Families

On Friday, February 16, 2018, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., along with The Shadow League, co-hosted a screening of Marvel Studios’ “Black Panther,” for volunteers from the Bronx Youth Corps and Bronx Fathers Taking Action group....
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Lamborghini Urus

The Lamborghini Urus is an SUV manufactured by Italian car manufacturer Lamborghini. It was unveiled on 4 December 2017 and will be put on the market for the 2018 model year. The name comes from the Urus, the ancestor of modern domestic cattle, also known as the aurochs....
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Faculty Recital At Bronx House School For Performing Arts

Bronx House School for Performing Arts invites members, friends and community residents to its annual faculty recital on Saturday, March 3rd at 3:00 p.m. in the Bronx House auditorium....
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Celtic Nights - Oceans Of Hope

Just in time for the St. Patrick’s Day Season, "Celtic Nights", Ireland’s acclaimed showcase ensemble for music and dance, is returning to the US in 2018 for a coast-to-coast tour....
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Sylvester Stallone's Passing A Hoax

Another hoax concerning the death of Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone has surfaced early this morning....
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How The Gaming On Mobile Phones Evolved Over The Last 20 Years

Today’s mobile phones are much more advanced than the devices used almost two decades ago. Essentially, these phones are pocket sized computers that can do more than place calls. Many people use their phone as their primary gaming device. ...
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Bronx Opera Announces Its 51st Season

The Bronx Opera has announced its 51st season....
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Cardi B Posted Her Location On Twitter, Invited Anyone Who Wanted To Fight Her

With fame comes a lot of pressure and unwarranted opinions, but Cardi B is not going to let the haters get her down....
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Celebrating The 100th Birthday Of Composer Leonard Bernstein

The Bronx Arts Ensemble (BAE) will celebrate the 100th birthday of composer Leonard Bernstein with a concert on Saturday, November 19th starting at 2 pm at Horace Mann Recital Hall, 231 West 246th Street in Bronx....
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A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie: Lovestruck Bronx Rapper Wants To Be Your Mirror

"Let's say you [are] going through something, and you tell me about it," says Bronx rapper A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, sitting in a conference ...
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The Bronx: Fight For Your Rights

Four years on from their last album, the punks are back with their most politically-minded, angry and galvanising record to date....
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How We Got From A South Bronx Birthday Party To A Global Force

Many, many people with an internet connection, including yours truly, spent a fair amount of time on 11 August 2017 entranced by a Google Doodle....
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The Bronx In Focus

It is hard to imagine The Bronx having any sort of downtime. This is, after all, the band responsible for living one of the most disparate double lives in contemporary music, going between the fervour of their big-swinging punk anthems and the triumphant Mexican folk fanfare of Mariachi El Bronx. Even with several years removed from each of their respective albums, the two continued to tour in tandem right up to last year....
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Universal Hip-Hop Museum Projected To Bring Recording Studio, Virtual Graffiti Wall To Bronx

The Bronx’s planned Universal Hip-Hop Museum is expected to boast a recording studio, virtual graffiti wall and dozens of photos and records highlighting the music genre’s growth, according to co-chairman Kurtis Blow....
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Milwaukee Film Festival – Day 7: Bronx Gothic, Lucky, Life Of The Party

One masterpiece and one less than stellar film made day seven at MWF a patchy one....
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Best Of The Bronx: Choir Sings National Anthem At Yankee Stadium

The Bronx's Highbridge Voices choir sang the national anthem Tuesday for Game 4 of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium....
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Game Of Thrones: A Cultural Lynchpin

As if it needed any more validation, Game of Thrones was referenced by a politician and baseball team in quick succession, cementing it’s place as a pop culture reference point for a generation. It is The Sopranos and The Wire of this decade; a visual feast which sets the bar for programs which follow. ...
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Princess Nokia And The Art Оf Doing What You Want

The New York rapper is a mainstay of the New York underground. Now she looks to what is next....
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Stephen King's Dark Epic Arrives Onscreen, At Long Last

It floats in the darkness, unspooling onscreen with a sepulchral glow. It has waited for what seems like an eternity to meet the eyes of its audience, and it senses in them both anticipation and dread....
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Jazz Notes: Donald Byrd Street, Lana and Wendell, Tain Watts

It is a big deal when the arranger, composer and trumpeter Donald Byrd, a native of Detroit, is so loved and respected in New York that a street is named in his honor....
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Bronx Rapper Maliibu Miitch Releases New Single “Gwapamole”

Cardi B is not the only rapper from the birthplace of hip hop to pick up buzz in 2017....
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A$AP Twelvyy’s "Last Year Being Broke" Will Never Be Forgotten

A$AP Mob’s A$AP Twelvyy is one patient man. He has been carefully masterminding his debut album for years while his crew was paving a way for themselves in the music and fashion worlds....
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Welcome To Betulator.com

Here at Betulator.com we make it really simple to calculate your returns for any type of bet you have placed. You can compute single bets right through to more complicated bets such as a Magnificent 7....
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Smooky Margielaa

If you listened to A$AP Mob‘s Cozy Tapes, Vol. 2: Too Cozy, the one question you’re probably asking yourself when looking at the credits is who is Smooky MarGielaa?...
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Dirty Ike

Just a few short weeks ago, New York City’s very own Writers League put on their second annual “Forever Dope festival.” The fest itself featured a pretty solid line up of unsigned hype, ranging from all corners of the 5 boroughs....
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2018 Bentley Continental GT

This is one of the luxurious vehicles to look out for this year. 2018 Bentley Continental GT is set to make its world debut at the Frankfurt motor show this coming September....
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The Effectiveness Of The Casino Industry Doubling Down On Responsible Gaming Initiative

With the casino industry doubling down on responsible gaming initiative, a lot of people are wondering about the results that they can expect. To a certain extent, this initiative is about helping to stop the issue of problem gambling in the casino industry. Some people will question whether or not this initiative will truly help problem gamblers....
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Randall's Island Outdoor Movie Night: "Race"

Outdoor movie night - Race (PG-13) @ 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 23, 2017....
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Bronx Summer Concert Series At Orchard Beach

The event is presented by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. and will take place on Sunday, July 16th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The location of the event is Orchard Beach, Main Stage at Section 9....
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Celebrate Memorial Day With A Free Outdoor Concert

The Bronx Arts Ensemble presents its annual free Memorial Day Weekend Concert at Van Cortlandt Park in Bronx on Sunday, May 28 at 2:00 pm. The program features favorite tango songs and movie music....
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Why Should Online Gambling In Bronx Be Completely Legalized?

Online gambling is a subject that is not strictly covered by laws and regulations in the State of New York. Namely, there are no laws that make online gambling an illegal activity in New York (and Bronx) which means that players from Bronx can freely enjoy some of their favorite casino games on the Internet....
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The Beauty Аnd Тhe Beastly Оf This Film

Emma Watson has been at the center of an online spectacle for quite some time now. When Disney announced they would be casting her to play bookworm Belle in Beauty and the Beast, the people of the internet lost their minds....
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Nader Mara's Solid Gold - Doo Wop & Rock'n'Roll Event Invite

It is our pleasure to invite you to Lehman Center for The Performing Arts' music event - Nader Mara's Solid Gold - Doo Wop & Rock'n'Roll....
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For This Musical Community, The Tiny Desk Contest Was An Excuse To Reunite

This year NPR Music held its third annual Tiny Desk Contest. We invited unsigned musicians from across the United States to submit videos of themselves performing original songs, and our panel of judges — including All Songs Considered's Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton — selected one winner to play a Tiny Desk concert here at NPR's offices....
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How Hip Hop Rose From The Ashes Of Bronx

For a decade the government turned its back as the Bronx burned. Photographer Ricky Flores captured his home city’s enduring spirit as its residents found hope in a new art movement – hip hop....
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Trevor Noah Puts Jennifer Lopez' Bronx Savvy To The Test On "The Daily Show"

You can take J.Lo out of Bronx, but you cannot take Bronx out of J.Lo. ...
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Progressive Jackpot Explained

If you close your eyes and imagine the glamour and excitement of a Las Vegas casino, what do you see? Is it the suspense of the roulette wheel, everyone holding their breath as they wait for the ball to fall? Or maybe you will picture a sharp-suited card sharp cleaning up while wearing his best poker face....
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The Bronx Bull

Based on the tumultuous real-life experiences of legendary boxing champion Jake LaMotta, it is a dramatic and stylized biopic with an outstanding ensemble cast....
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"Divided By Diversity", A Film By Duane Carleton

Duane Carleton had just finished making his first movie — a documentary about the 1986 murder of Manchester golf pro Sarah Hunter titled "Overtaken by Darkness" — when a friend suggested another southern Vermont headline as fodder for a second....
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Incredible Behind-The-Scenes Look At Bronx Zoo In Animal Planet’s "The Zoo"

Tonight on Animal Planet — a series animal-lovers swill adore, as we get an incredible behind-the-scenes look at the creatures of Bronx Zoo in new series "The Zoo"....
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Romeo Santos Performs At Popup Concert

Latin bachata superstar Romeo Santos announced a free popup concert Friday at Morris High School, where he once was a student....
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"Joe’s Violin" Documents Holocaust Survivor’s Gift To South Bronx Schoolgirl

Filmmaker Kahane Cooperman has not written an Oscars acceptance speech yet, but she likely will before the Academy Awards ceremony on February 28, 2017....
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New Media Outlets Seek To Promote Bronx

The Blox TV and Bronx Narratives are using new media to showcase their love for the borough....
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The Bronx Wanderers In Las Vegas

On my recent visit to Las Vegas, I learned The Bronx Wanderers were performing in town from a friend and decided to give it a try....
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You Are Invited: S!NG 2017

The Bronx High School of Science invites you to S!NG 2017....
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Quintet Of The Americas To Present "Music & Mimosas" In Bronx

Quintet of the Americas woodwind ensemble will present "Music and Mimosas - A Concert Celebrating Nature" on Saturday, February 11, 2017 @ 1:00 p.m. at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, 895 Shore Road in Pelham Bay Park, Bronx, NY....
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Performance: The Wiz Performed By New York Black Arts

You are invited to this one-time special presentation, which will take place on Saturday, February 11, 2017, 7:30 p.m. ...
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Carnegie Hall Bronx Concerts Featuring Brown Rice Family

Carnegie Hall comes to Bronx! Join us for a special performance by the Brown Rice Family on Friday, February 3, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.....
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Bronx Emcee Cameron Jay Releases Visuals For “FWU”

[Breeding Ground] Cameron Jay released his first music video for single “FWU” featuring Philly’s own TruVocalz....
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Bronx Opera Company Celebrates 50 Years Of Bellowing Music

The Bronx Opera Company celebrates 50 years with some incredible music....
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Chamber Music Meets Jazz - Ted Rosenthal Trio & Bronx Arts Ensemble Join Forces

Ted Rosenthal, one of the leading Jazz Pianists of his generation, and the Bronx Arts Ensemble, the premier professional music organization in Bronx, join forces to create a unique musical experience featuring world class musicians, jazz, and classical selections....
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Microgaming Expanding Its Activity For 2017

Microgaming is a pioneer in the online gaming industry and has created many popular games that have a long lasting appeal....
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All Eyes On G2E 2016 This Week

Casino gaming fans from New York and beyond will have their eyes on Las Vegas this week as the Global Gaming Expo, or G2E for short, will be taking place in Las Vegas....
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Announcing Bronx Salsa Fest 2016

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What Are The Latest Games To Play If You Want To Make Some Extra Money

Many people who are fans of Microgaming are asking the question: What are the latest games to play if you want to make some extra money? This is always a good question, since Microgaming does release new games each and every month....
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A Soldier's Grief - Grand Premiere Of A Bronx Filmmaker's Independent War Film

We are thrilled to invite you to see the dramatic war tale "A Soldier's Grief"....
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Protest To Honor The Anniversary Of Sandra Bland's Death

In solidarity with and continuation of the AAPF #SayHerName campaign, members of Girl Be Heard's performance collective will debut new work on the steps of City Hall this Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 10: a.m., to commemorate Sandra Bland and the four other black women who lost their lives in police custody in July 2015....
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See Fat Joe Perform For Free In Bronx

Bronx native and hip-hop star Fat Joe will hold a free concert as part of this season’s lineup of Summer Stage shows....
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How To Earn Money Online

The internet plays an important role in our everyday lives, and we use it now more than ever. The days of basic internet use is over, as we can now practically run our entire lives from the comforts of our computer screens....
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The Rise Of Smartphone Gaming

Mobile gaming has exploded in popularity over recent years with the everyday lifestyle of people across the world allowing for less time to relax and unwind so playing games on the move has become extremely important but why is this so and will it ever subside? ...
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Online Entertainment Bringing The World Together?

The world we lived in is a thing of the past. The world we live in is constantly changing, but is it a good thing? When our parents were young, the ways of entertainment were so elegant, so simple....
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William Hill’s Goal For The Future: To Innovate & Expand

William Hill has been a permanent fixture on the streets of the United Kingdom for many decades and is still a major player in the industry....
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Play NetBet's Online Casino!

NetBet's online casino has been on the market since 2001 and holds a license issued by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) since 2006. It has not stopped growing since. NetBet offers Sportbook, Poker. Live Casino, Mobile Casino and well over 360 Casino Games....
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Legendary Jazz Pianist To Lead Concert Series At Riverdale Y

His creative arrangements make familiar tunes seem new, and he has taken jazz to a whole new level....
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Bronx Opera To Ring In The New Year With Albert Herring

The Bronx Opera - now in its 48th year - presents Benjamin Britten's comic opera about a town's discovery that their hunt for a virtuous soul amongst the masses provides only one name - the title character, Albert Herring....
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Bronx Dance Students Win Contesst

Students of a Bronx academy have been practicing a dance routine for a televised performance....
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3BallMTY To Perform In Bronx

Mexico's famed three-man DJ collective, 3BallMTY (pronounced "Tribal Monterrey"), is bringing their Latin Grammy Award-winning sound to the Boogie Down on Friday, December 12, 2014....
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A Soprano Is Set To Sing Tenor At Manhattan College

A Soprano is going to sing tenor at Manhattan College. ...
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WILLS Unveils Debut Track

Based in Bronx, WILLS is a new artist specialising in murky but clear-headed synth pop, with soulful staples being rinsed with a maximalism-first approach....
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The 13-Year-Old Rapper From Bronx Who Is Better Than Most "Rappers"

The world is a horrible place. It's full of war, famine, destruction, poverty, and a new One Direction album....
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Filmmakers Attend Bronx International Film Festival

Filmmakers from all over the world rolled into Bronx this weekend for the 11th annual Bronx International Film Festival....
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Meet "Bronx Obama"

Luis Ortiz, well-known impersonator of President Barack Obama....
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Maxine Ashley Inks Deal With Pharrell Williams' Record Label

A Clason Point native who is already a hit on YouTube has taken the next step on her rise to fame....
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Healthy Performance By Stitchie

Stitchie turned back the years at last Saturday's Big Bronx Bashment in New York City, treating fans to a full set of the hits that made him a dancehall force....
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Jennifer Lopez Takes Center Stage At 2014 World Cup Opening Ceremony

From Bronx in New York to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Jennifer Lopez has been taking international center stage coverage this past week. A Bronx, New York native; Lopez launched a premiere free concert for her hometown fans....
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The Living Legends Of Hip Hop Show

The Universal Hip Hop Museum (UHHM), in collaboration with The South Bronx Overall Economic Development Corporation (SoBRO), Dancing in the Streets and The Mott Haven Merchants Association, are having THE SOUTH BRONX IGNITES, a major block party on June 14th, from noon to 6:00 p.m. on Lincoln Avenue between 134rd and Bruckner Boulevard. in Bronx, New York....
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TAYUTA Pilgrim To Perform At Bronx Art Exhibition

TAYUTA Pilgrim, a Japanese world music duo residing in Ghana are set to perform at the opening of “Tropic of Celebrants Installation” by famous mixed media sculptor and astrologer, Amir Bey, in Brook Park, Bronx, New York on June 14, 2014....
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J.Lo To Sing At World Cup After All

Not so fast: J.Lo is performing at the World Cup after all....
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Bronx Dance Theatre Presents BDT On Broadway

Bronx Dance Theatre (BDT) will celebrate its 38th year via the recital titled BDT ON BROADWAY, featuring excerpts from Broadway musicals "Cinderella" and "42nd Street," at Lehman High School Auditorium (3000 E. Tremont, Bronx) on Sunday, June 15, at 2:00 p.m....
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JLo Returns To Bronx For State Farm Neighborhood Sessions

This summer, State Farm launches State Farm Neighborhood Sessions with the Bronx's own Jennifer Lopez, A.K.A. Jenny from the Block, who will perform for the first time ever in her hometown borough....
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Auditions For The Boys & Girls Choir Of Harlem

The Boys & Girls Choir of Harlem will be hosting auditions for a new generation of raw, untapped talent to cultivate and continue a musical legacy of greatness....
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Jose Feliciano To Perform At Lehman College

Known for timeless hits such as "Light My Fire" and "Feliz Navidad," Jose Feliciano will be in Bronx for a special performance this weekend. ...
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4th Annual Bronx Hip Hop Block Party

The Bronx Hip Hop Block Party is an annual hip hop festival that started May 2011 to pay homage to the birthplace of hip hop....
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Godz Chyld Drops Title Track Off Upcoming 'Forever' EP

Bronx up-and-comer Godz Chyld has recently a brand new EP, entitled Forever... and has released the title track single....
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HGR Compound Classic Bronx, NYC: Recap

Bronx was home for a Heineken Green Room two-part night of music and party with big-name DJ’s and music industry faces co-mingling with select HGR members....
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The One-Minute Film That Landed A Bronx Student On The Oscars Stage

University of Michigan student Zaineb Abdul-Nabi — a.k.a. Lady Z — got a moment of fame Sunday night during the Oscar telecast as a winner in a nationwide college search for “Team Oscar” by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which puts on the Oscar ceremony annually....
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Film Review: Bronx Obama

For all the criticism his administration has received, President Obama has created at least one new job....
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Romeo Santos Slots Yankee Stadium Gig

Born and raised in Bronx, Santos’ July 12 gig at the stadium will also make him the first Latin artist to perform on the New York Yankees’ home turf since the Fania All-Stars appeared at the original stadium more than 40 years ago....
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Singer Christopher Estrada

A Bronx native is working to make a name for himself as a performer, with a new single and a starring role in an independent film....
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People Of Note: Guitar Magic In Bronx

Those who have a passion for guitars will be in heaven on Sunday, February 9th at 3:00 p.m., when three exceptional guitarists bring their Guitar Passions to Lehman Center for the Performing Arts in Bronx. ...
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John Brackett Heats Up The Scene

Long time coming Bronx veteran, John Brackett has been making power moves for years. He has finally caught the attention of A&R Kanandez Epperson. Brackett, who was raised in the mean streets of New York embodies the fabric of his city within his music. Epperson was impressed by his eclectic style and delivery....
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Pusha T Announces North American & European Tour Dates

The Bronx MC will begin his tour in Canada before heading back to the U.S. and supporting 2 Chainz's '2 Good to Be T.R.U. Tour' on February 4, 2014....
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Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Stun Bronx Bus Riders

The Hollywood Reporter exclusively debuts a recent stunt by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, in which the Grammy-nominated duo boards a northbound Bronx bus to surprise its commuters....
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Jennifer Lopez Makes Return To Bronx

The 'Jenny from the Block' hitmaker will return to her roots in the visual for her new track, which was co-written by R&B singer Chris Brown....
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Bronx Bombers On Broadway

Peter Scolari and his wife, Tracy Shayne, are to star in the new play "Bronx Bombers" on Broadway this winter, producers announced Monday....
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Migos Ft. French Montana – "Roll On"

"Versace" came and went, so now, it is time for Migos to show and prove with more material. With that, we receive a new, energetic track titled "Roll On," featuring French Montana....
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Pianist Valerie Capers In Bronx Concert

On Friday, October 4, 2013, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum and Bronx Music Heritage Center will present the incomparable pianist, composer, and educator Valerie Capers for First Friday! from 6:00-8:00 p.m....
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On Stage 9/19 - ECLIPSED, A Community Service Fundraiser

Help make this show a recurring event at The Café. Becoming a recurring event at The Café will better position Adrienne Unae to fundraise for her community service projects....
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The Bronx Release New Video For Song “The Unholy Hand”

Los Angeles hardcore punks The Bronx dropped the video for “The Unholy Hand,” a single from their most recent album The Bronx IV, today....
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Legendary TV Host Celebrates Hip-Hop's 40th Anniversary

At the Universal Hip-Hop Parade for Social Justice in Brooklyn earlier this month, Ralph McDaniels, the television host known as "Uncle Ralph," was selected as "The Grand Marshall."...
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New Single Before Four Months In Jail

Fat Joe's new single "Love Me Long Time" could not come at a better time, as the rapper wants to make sure fans will be around after he does his four month jail time in a federal prison for tax invasion....
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Chris Raffaele Releases New Film

A new movie is out that was shot in Bronx by a filmmaker who is native to the borough....
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One Of The Greatest 'Lost' Albums Of All Time Has Been Found

In the early '70s, the Ghetto Brothers brokered peace between Bronx gangs and then recorded Power - Fuerza, a record that testifies to the uplifting power of pop—and of The Beatles....
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LD & Jhoni: From Santiago De Los Caballeros To The Big Apple

Wanna get a glimpse of some of the new music you will hear in 2013? Check out LD & Jhoni, a couple of kids from Bronx just out of their teens who are creating fresh sounds that range from Pop, R&B, Hip-Hop, Bachata, Merengue, Salsa and Reggaeton....
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Stephon Marbury's Love Liaison With New Leading Lady & Friend Monet Merchand

Love Secrets, Stalking, his Stormy Marriage & Airing out his Chinese Laundry....
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BET's Black Girls Rock! Awards Show

The stars were out Saturday night in the Bronx as BET taped its Black Girls Rock! 2012 awards show. The event aimed to celebrate and empower Black girls brought out several celebrities, musical performances and honored woman and young girls of color....
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Charlotte & Jonathan, Britain's Stars

The biggest surprise of Britain's Got Talent 2012....
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Truly Amazing: Vazquez Sounds

Amidts the usual endless crime spree reporting, a ray of light upon this world......
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New Rap Songs From Bomb Baby

New Rap Songs from the latest E(dot) Milz album, is added to the Hip Hop world today. “When Animalz Attack” first single "Bikini Martini" is already creating attention in the hiphop community and at radio. The Bronx rapper is set to expand his own community, to the rest of the world....
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Bronx Woman Busted On Identity Theft

A New York woman was arrested after police say she tried to purchase thousands of dollars worth of high end electronics under a phony identity....
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Plans For Bronx National Museum Of Hip-Hop

Afrika Bambaataa plans to create the National Museum of Hip-Hop at the Kingsbridge Armory in Bronx. With the legendary DJ and activist's history as a conduit of Hip-Hop culture, his plans to bring a museum to the very same Bronx streets from which the culture originated should come as no surprise....
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FX Pilots Bronx Warrants

Broadway veterans Jessica Phillips and Josh Segarra have been cast in the FX network pilot Bronx Warrants, according to published reports. Stage and screen director Scott Ellis will direct....
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Marina Dedivanovic, RN In NY Med

For a full year ABC News cameras had unprecedented access to document the mayhem and the miracles that occur daily inside the walls of Columbia and Weill Cornell Medical Centers — the crown jewels of the prestigious New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York City — for an eight-part series, “NY Med.” Lutheran Medical Center also participated, adding a Brooklyn dimension to the series....
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Cast & Director For Comedy Series Pilot "Bronx Warrants" Announced

FX has announced the casting of Robert Kelly (NYC 22), stand-up comedian Godfrey (Louie), Josh Segarra (Homeland) and Shirley Rumierk (White Collar) for its latest half-hour comedy pilot Bronx Warrants. Emmy(R)-nominated director Scott Ellis (30 Rock) will direct the pilot, which begins production in mid-August in New York....
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Fred The Godson Signs To eOne Music

Bronx emcee Fred The Godson has signed with eOne Music. An executive for the label confirmed the signing today to HipHopDX....
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Free Memoria Day Concert

The free BAE Memorial Day outdoor tent concert is scheduled rain or shine. Seating will be provided. Pedestrians can enter the park at Broadway and 246th Street. Limited free parking is also available at the Van Cortlandt Golf House....
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Orchestra Of The Bronx Celebrates 40

Join The Orchestra of The Bronx with conductor Michael Spierman on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. as they celebrate Forty Years of Playing the World’s Most Beautiful Music, featuring Beethoven’s Choral Fantasy and Symphony No.9 in D Minor at The Lovinger Theatre, Lehman College, 250 Bedford Park Boulevard West, in Bronx. ...
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Lil' Kim & Friends Perform At Bronx Paradise Theater

Lil' Kim performed over the weekend at the Paradise Theater in Bronx bringing on stage the likes of Fred Da Godson, Will Traxx, Eve, Missy Elliott, Juelz Santana and Takemoney....
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Bronx Teens Storm Cannes, France

Screening in the directors forthnight at Cannes....
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Brazilian Superstar Lili Rocha Releases New Spring Remix

Brazilian-born superstar Lili Rocha is known around the globe for her movement-heavy interpretations of American Folk music....
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BAKER: New York City's Newest Electro-Pop Sensation

BAKER, the electro-pop sensation who has taken Manhattan’s Lower East Side by storm, is quickly creating a buzz in the music industry’s vast space. ...
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Don Omar, Prince Royce Top Billboard Latin Awards

Puerto Rican native Don Omar and Bronx's Prince Royce have taken top honors at the 2012 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Each received eight awards. They are among a growing group of Latin artists who mix English and Spanish into their songs....
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Bronx Actress Selected As A Presenter

Samantha Tuffarelli, a Pelham Gardens actress, has been selected as a presenter at the 28th Long Island Film Festival Awards scheduled for Saturday May 12th at 7 p.m. at the Seatuck Estate in Islip, New York....
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Mama’s Boys Of The Bronx Cancelled

TLC has yanked Mama’s Boys of the Bronx from their schedule after two weeks on the air. The reality series revolves around a handful of thirty-something Italian-American guys who live at home with their moms in the northernmost boroughs of New York City....
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Hormone Usage Information Countered In An Award-Winning Documentary

The producers of award-winning documentary Hot Flash Havoc (www.hotflashhavoc.com), confronting the issue of menopausal hormone therapy – which became controversial following a widely-discredited 2002 Women’s Health Initiative (WHI) study – announced today that the film has been released to theaters in over 100 major markets around the country in a campaign that began March 30, 2012....
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‘BabyGirl’ Touches on Latino Family Issues

The 11th annual Tribeca film festival will hit the ground running Thursday night in New York City, where a handful of Latino filmmakers and actors are leaving their mark at the esteemed festival....
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Fat Joe To Be Inducted To Bronx Walk Of Fame

Hip-Hop star Fat Joe will be inducted to the Bronx Walk of Fame as one of the 2012 inductees....
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The New Queen Of Hip Hop

She was born and raised in Bronx. Now she is taking Harlem by storm....
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Gimme the Loot Wins The Grand Jury Prize At SXSW 2012

"Gimme the Loot," New Yorker Adam Leon's tale of two Bronx teenage graffiti artists, won the grand jury prize for narrative feature at the South by Southwest film festival, organizers announced Tuesday....
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Growing Up Gonzales Show Extended

The premise of Growing Up Gonzales has a lot in common with many other autobiographical solo shows: a neighborhood full of colorful characters, an affectionate, seriocomic look back at childhood, a search for balance between the protagonist’s personal identity and ethnic heritage....
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The Bronx Start Work On New Album

The Bronx have announced via Facebook that they are to start work on their fourth studio album....
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Jamar Rogers Singing On The Voice

Usually singing-competition shows aim for some milquetoast backstage drama with their contestants, like a lost relative or a handicap overcome. Breaking the mold is The Voice crooner Jamar Rogers, an HIV+ former meth addict who came clean with his story in his introductory bit above....
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Hip Hop’s Spotlight Comes Back To Bronx With Bandana Boogie

Bronx is the birthplace of hip hop. However there has not been a rap superstar to come out of the borough since Big Pun....
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La Excelencia To Storm Dartmouth

La Excelencia, a young Bronx-based band that’s widely acclaimed for reviving the boisterous, socially conscious and highly danceable salsa dura of the ‘70s, plays the Hop’s Spaulding Auditorium on Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 07:00 p.m. ...
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Murders, Scandalous Marriages, Forbidden Love Affairs

Center Stage Playhouse’s first offering of the 2012 season is The Red Monkey Theater Group’s production of ‘Hamlet’ by William Shakespeare....
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The Enemy Bring In The Bronx Man For New Album

The band have revealed that Joby Ford from The Bronx band is producing their next album....
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French Montana Signs With Bad Boy

Bronx rapper French Montana has been tapped by Diddy to join his Bad Boy Records empire. The veteran hip-hop impresario made the announcement on BET’s ’106 & Park’ Thursday....
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Digable Planets Reunites With Ladybug Mecca, Featuring U.G.O. Crew

It has been 7 years since Ladybug Mecca (a.k.a. LadybugMek) performed with the original Digable Planets, and her upcoming special one-time NYC and LA appearances with the group as well as featured artist U.G.O. Crew are going to be memorable events marking a long overdue reunion for their worldwide following....
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Retired Bronx Judge To Act In TV Pilot

Retired Bronx Supreme Court Justice Gerald Sheindlin says he is to play a jurist in a pilot for a new TV dramedy series called "Erroneous Convictions."...
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To Be Heard, A Documentary

Lives and language on the edge: Three teens from Bronx tell their stories of friendship, love and struggle, and show how a radical poetry class can ignite change....
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Sacred Music In A Sacred Space

Hailed by The New York Times as “a technically nimble and dynamic organist,” Renée Anne Louprette has established a formidable international career as organ recitalist, accompanist and conductor. Ms. Louprette was recently appointed Organist and Associate Director of Music and the Arts of Trinity Wall Street in New York City, where she will collaborate with the renowned Trinity Choir under the directorship of Dr. Julian Wachner. ...
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Anthrax Day In Bronx

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is declaring Anthrax Day in the Bronx the same day the group take the stage for the Yankee Stadium Big 4 concert featuring Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax....
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South Bronx Teens Make Bodegas Documentary

Here is a good way to go into the weekend: a funny, engaging documentary about one of New York's most lamented food deserts, made by the teenagers who live there....
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BAAD! Presents The Welfare Queen

Monster Girl Productions, a radical, unabashed multi-media Production Company based in San Francisco teams up the Bronx's irreverent BAAD! The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance to produce The Welfare Queen written and performed by Erika Lopez....
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Notorious PhD Raps Against Gentrification In Bronx

While the Notorious B.I.G.’s former neighborhood of Clinton Hill, Brooklyn has gone through a great deal of gentrification, the “Notorious PHd,” fights to make sure the Bronx doesn’t go the way of Clinton Hill too....
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The Ricanciliation - Fundrasing Effort

It's Puerto Rican pride, it's vaya, wepa and que viva Puerto Rico. it's Nuyorican, Chicagorican, Orlandorican and every other Rican. It's Bendicion y que Dios te bendiga. It's one for all, it's a wake up call. The Ricanciliation is me, it's you, it's us....
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Paul McCartney Set To Rock At Yankee Stadium In Bronx

Two years back he rocked the Mets’ Citi Field, and now, ‘Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’ Paul McCartney is going to repeat history as he gears up to perform at Yankee Stadium on July 15, 2011....
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Growing Up Gonzales: Love, Lies And My First Hooker

A young innocent boy raised by wolves (actually big brothers) grows up and shares stories about his Bewildered, Maladjusted, Disconnected, Misguided, Appendage focused youth in "Growing Up Gonzales: love, lies and my first hooker"....
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“The Diary Of Anne Frank” By Goodrich & Hackett

Center Stage Community Playhouse, a Bronx based theater company, is mounting an inventive production of the “Diary of Anne Frank” by Goodrich and Hackett, newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman, for its final show of the 42nd season....
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Bronx's Emerging Music Talent

Next Friday, April 1, 2011 at 7:00 p.m., some of Bronx’s best emerging talent will compete in the Bronx round of WNYC’s Battle of the Boroughs. Here is a sample of the diverse contenders taking part:...
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The Baby-Boy From Biggie's Album Cover Is Finally Found

The cute baby from Biggie Smalls' iconic Ready to Die album cover has been located. Keithroy Yearwood, who grew up in Bronx, is now an 18-year-old high school senior. He was paid $150 for the two-hour modeling agency shoot in which he posed in diapers and an impressive Afro. And here all were, thinking the cover was an early picture of Big himself! ...
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The Best Little Comedy In NYC

The Bronx comedy goes to Manhattan! After a sold out run at Pregones Theater in The Bronx, this Bronx Tale takes The Lower East Side by storm. Indulge this unique and funny experience!...
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Vin Keatin Releases Debut Ep Certified

Emerging R&B singer Vin Keatin is a break from the habitual hip-thrusting, pop-like music that passes for rhythm and blues today. ...
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A Night Of Papa At Manhattan Movement & Art Center

Former principal Dancer with American Ballet Theatre, Stars of American Ballet, and Danish Royal Ballet, Phyllis Papa presents a night of four extraordinary works....
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Philharmonic Plays 5th-Grader's Work

Ten-year-old Nuha Dolby is heading to Lincoln Center for a performance by the New York Philharmonic of "Voices of Darkness" — her very own composition....
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A Hard Hitting Show About The Injustice In The American Justice System

A Bronx theater company mounts hard hitting show that explores the injustice in the American Justice System. Center Stage Community Playhouse continues its’ 42st season in February with Jessica Blank’s and Erik Jensen’s award winning play The Exonerated, directed by Holland Renton....
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Hip Hop Founder In Bad Health

Kool DJ Herc, the deejay many credit with founding hip hop music is very ill without health insurance to help him pay his medical bills. ...
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John Patrick Shanley Hits Provincetown

Playwright John Patrick Shanley, who won a Pulitzer Prize for “Doubt” and an Oscar for his screenplay for “Moonstruck,” was born in the Bronx, the setting for “Five Corners” (1987), which is being screened on Tuesday, February 1, 2011....
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Bronx Opera Company Returns

The 44-year-old Bronx Opera Company will be bringing their production of Auber's Fra Diavolo to Hunter College's Kaye playhouse in Manhattan tonight. After last weekend's performances at Lehman college the show has travelled to the island of Manhattan. ...
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American Idol Hopeful Slams Bronx

Borough President Ruben Diaz blasted “American Idol” for the portrayal of the Bronx as a drug-infested kill zone of gang violence when showing a video of contestant Travis Orlando. Is Idol’s portrayal accurate or overblown? Check out the video for yourself. ...
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The Ricanciliation

The Homeless Focus! Reel Players and Poets Club, Inc. presents "The Ricanciliation"....
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Bronx Resident Stars In Buffalo State College Theater Production

Bronx resident, Jamaican native and Buffalo State College student Daigi-Ann Thompson will be starring as a lead role in The Children's Hour, written by Lillian Hellman and presented by Buffalo State College and Casting Hall Productions November 10-20, 2010. ...
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Jay-Z & Eminem Turn Yankee Stadium Upside Dow

On September 13 & 14, hip hop legends Jay-Z and Eminem hit the stage performing the first ever concerts at the new Yankee Stadium as part of their Home and Home tour. The rappers sold out Yankee Stadium for both nights, playing to crowds of around 80,000 fans....
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Shooting Wraps On 'Gun Hill Road'

Shooting has successfully wrapped in New York's Bronx borough on Rashaad Ernesto Green's first feature-length film, "Gun Hill Road," its producers said....
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The Kora Player From The Bronx

Salieu Suso is one of the inconspicuous residents of the Bronx. His apartment on Hoe Avenue is nondescript as is his appearance. However, he is probably one of the residents who has made the Bronx very proud....
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Mike DeStefano - NBC's Last Comic Standing Finalist

Born in the Bronx, Mike’s fascinating life of crime and addiction is the template for his hilarious act, taking all the stories from his past and morphing them into a stand-up show that leaves no one safe from laughter. ...
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A Tomato Can’t Grow In The Bronx

Novelist, playwright and radio host Gary Morgenstein’s powerful new play, A Tomato Can’t Grow in the Bronx, will have its world premiere on Wednesday, September 22 through Sunday, September 26, at The Producers Club in New York City....
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Biopic About Linda Lovelace

Rumors that Lindsay Lohan has been fired from Inferno, the new movie biopic about Linda Lovelace, have been squelched by the producers. ...
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Bronx's Own Sweet Cyanide

New York City’s favorite bastard sons gear up to hit the road to open for Hinder, Daughtry, and 3 Doors Down at this years Rock N Rev Festival. A festival that has been running in conjunction with notorious Sturgis Bike Week, now in it’s 70th year. ...
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Bervin Harris & Music With A Message

The band is comprised of 21 multi-talented kids ranging from the age of 7 to 21 years old. They recently performed at Madison Square Garden, Bronx Week, and last year’s U.S. Open....
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Lysistrata At Van Cortlandt Park

No.11 Productions presents Lysistrata at Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx. This sharp, witty and timely adaptation is accessible to theatergoers of all ages....
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The Story Of The New York Accent

From Atlantic Avenue to Zerega Avenue, word on the street is the New York accent is disappearing — a casualty of a city that has evolved into a vast expanse of banks, H&Ms and glass-blown high-rises. ...
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Much Ado About Nothing

Adapted and directed by Johnny Young and produced by Malini Singh McDonald, Executive Director at Black Henna Productions, Ltd., the company presents its 2010 NYC Parks Tour....
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Mysonne – BXF (Bronx Forever)

Mysonne adds his own twist to Ricky Ross’s B.M.F. record by reppin his hood… ...
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El Bombero Rapero In NY

The New York City Fire Department Hispanic Society sponsored “El Bombero Rapero” directly from Puerto Rico to come to New York for the National Puerto Rican Day Parade....
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Pepatian Presents

Pepatian is a local non-profit arts organization established in the South Bronx in 1983....
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Gabrielle Hoyt-Disick Of Bronx Wins Playwriting Competition

Baker’s Plays proudly announces the winners and finalists of the nation-wide 2010 Baker’s Plays High School Playwriting Competition! ...
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Ibiza Lounge Jazz Nights

Ibiza Lounge will present a sizzling night of jazz every Thursday evening beginning May 6th. The band features two world-renowned musicians, tenor saxophonist Eric Alexander and drummer Joe Farnsworth....
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Dance Event At Bronx Museum Of The Arts

As part of its continuing mission to bring the arts into the communities of New York City, and to celebrate New York’s rich ethnic and cultural diversity, the Young Patrons of Lincoln Center (YPLC) are hosting a dance party on Thursday, April 29 at 7:30 to 10:00 pm at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, 1040 Grand Concourse....
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Rapathon Theme Song Contest

The Rap Phenomenon is back and nearly 3 months away, are YOU ready to ROCK the MIC? Every May the Hip Hop Culture Center in Harlem (currently known as H2C2) hosts a non-stop cipher-showcase featuring 100+ emcees but this year it’s going down in June....
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The Demensions, White Doo Wop From Bronx

The Demensions are a Bronx doo wop group formed in 1960 by four members of The Melody Singers, the school choral group at Christopher Columbus High School....
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Lisa Lisa Freestyling In The Bronx

Lisa Velez of Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam has discovered the art of satisfaction. She has reached that place in her life where all the seeds she has sown are coming to fruition and budding in glorious hues. ...
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Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Ensemble

Jazz Forum Arts presents nine-time Grammy Award-Winner Eddie Palmieri Latin Jazz Ensemble. Eddie Palmieri is one of the foremost Latin jazz pianists of the last halfcentury, blessed with a technique that fuses such ubiquitous jazz influences as the styles of Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk and McCoy Tyner into a Latin context....
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The Bronx Taught Me To Fight

Wesley Snipes claims he could take on anyone in a fight....
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Who Are The Bronx?

The Bronx are an American band from Southern California who began playing punk rock in 2002. Their original goal was to bring passionate, blood-and-sweat punk rock into the 21st Century....
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Salsa LeBron La Trompeta De Perico

Celebrating more than 40 years of the LeBron Brothers. Presented in Association with Frankie Morales Music and Ritmo Latino-NM....
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Purchase Theatre Performs Bronx Kiss

Purchase Repertory Theatre will perform “Bronx Kiss,” in a special engagement at the Emelin Theatre February 4-7....
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Highbridge Voices' 2009 Winter Concert

Highbridge Voices will be celebrating the 2009 holiday season with their annual Holiday Concert at Sacred Heart Church, 1253 Shakespeare Avenue in the Bronx, on December 18th at 6:30 p.m....
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PopCaps' Bookworm Fans

Bookworm fans gather around. Good news. For a mere $5 you can now buy PopCaps' Bookworm in the DSiWare™ category at Nintendo’s on line shop. This version of Bookworm delivers the highest caliber of game play available in a down loadable title that has been optimized for the Nintendo DSiWare platform....
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Bronx Concert Singers' Holiday Concert

The Bronx Concert Singers will present a holiday concert entitled An English Christmas on Sunday, December 6, 2009 at 4:30 P.M. at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church located at 1892 McGraw Avenue in the Bronx. ...
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From Bronx To Jazz At Lincoln Center

The music of Tito Puente and Dizzy Gillespie will be performed by the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, lead by Bronx native Carlos Henriquez on January 15 and 16, 2010....
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Mary J. Blige Is Heading Home Tonight

Mary J. Blige is heading home to The Bronx, New York to perform the U.S. National Anthem at the upcoming sixth game of baseball's World Series at Yankee Stadium....
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The Indian Wants The Bronx, 1968

The Indian Wants the Bronx is a one-act play by Israel Horovitz....
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Hip Hop Culture Center In Harlem

2009 marks the 75th year that the New York City landmark, the world famous Apollo Theater, has served as the soul of American culture. In celebration of this diamond anniversary, on October 3rd and 4th, the not-for-profit Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc. opened the doors of the venue to give residents of New York City, and far beyond, a free opportunity to learn about the Apollos --and Harlemspast, present, and future....
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Chazz Palminteri’s "A Bronx Tale"

Chazz Palminteri’s A Bronx Tale, has played both on and off Broadway, in L.A., and has been turned into a movie, as well. Twenty years after his production debuted in New York, Palminteri brought his one-man show to Las Vegas this week....
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Bronx - The Brithplace Of A Culture

Handal Gomez Abdelrahim wants to restore Fred Astaire to his rightful place as one of the original b-boys. In a short film, Graffiti Nation, that will screen on Oct. 23 at the International Independent Film & Video Festival in Manhattan, Mr. Abdelrahim, a resident of West 238th Street in Kingsbridge, juxtaposes clips of soft-shoe work by Fred Astaire with John Travolta in Saturday Night Fever....
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Pianist Valentina Lisitsa In Bronx

Bronx Art Ensemble's Chamber Music will feature “electrifying pianist” Valentina Lisista in a concert of Brahms, Strauss and Beethoven at 4673 Delafield Avenue in the historic neighborhood of Fieldston in the Bronx. The event will be held on Sunday, October 25 at 3pm....
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PopCap Invites Fans For Hall'O'Ween

PopCap Games, the leading developer and publisher of broadly appealing video games, today announced its participation in New York City’s 36th Annual Village Halloween Parade as an In-Parade Sponsor happening Saturday evening, October 31st ....
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Bronx Princess, The Film

Rocky Otoo, the main subject of PBS’s new documentary “Bronx Princess,” is not your average American teenager. And yet, as filmmakers Yoni Brook and Musa Syeed document Rocky’s life as she graduates from high school, travels to Ghana to live with her father, and begins college life, she feels pretty relatable....
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The Buddha Play Review

The themes espoused in the play are timeless and especially timely, as we Americans now pause and consider our values, examine our place in the world, and rethink what is of importance....
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New Bronx-Based Theatre Company

A new Bronx-based professional theatre company will have its debut performance on Friday this week when its production of Antoine Ó Flatharta's BLOOD GUILTY opens at the esteemed 1st Irish Festival 2009 in Manhattan. The Bronx Company is a young and energetic ensemble theatre company based in Riverdale....
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Youth Film & Poetry Program Concludes

The Full Circle Project held its final session of the summer in Co-op City with local high school youth in an accelerated multimedia course in filmmaking and performance poetry....
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A Bronx Filmmaking Program

Students in the Bronx completed the second annual filmmaking and poetry program called The Full Circle Project, a six week course in filmmaking technologies and performance poetry. During the last days of the sessions, students finished their personal short films, which will be showcased in an online exhibition in the fall....
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Bronx's Rhythm City Dance Crew

Latin masters, line dancers and the latest and greatest in b-boys and fierce females join the ranks of the country’s most talented dancers to battle it out for a $100,000 cash prize and dance supremacy in season four of MTV’s hit reality dance competition series from Warner Horizon Television, “Randy Jackson Presents America’s Best Dance Crew,” which premiered this past Sunday, August 9, at 09:00 p.m. ET/PT, 08:00 p.m. Central....
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Icelandic Singer & Songwriter Mugison

Mugison returns to New York to play the five boroughs in one day and partners with Amnesty International to present free concerts in association with local art and music collectives. A limited edition event poster will be offered at the shows and proceeds will benefit Amnesty International....
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One Love - Playing For Change

Ever since he heard some street musicians outside a Subway station move some 200-odd passerbys to tears, Mark Johnson has been thinking up a way to shine more light on the transformative power of music....
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Cpt. Abu Read, A Film About Courage

Hopefully the film, Captain Abu Raed, will be distributed in all the big movie chains. It is a movie well worth seeing. The story, taking place in Amman, Jordan, is about humanity and its mixtures of life's abrupt cruelties, unexpected kindnesses, hopes and sacrifices....
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Händel Sweetens Your Bronx Summer

The Bronx Arts Ensemble will present Handel’s Sweet Aperitifs for the second weekend of the free “SummerMusic 2009” concert series on Sunday, July 19, featuring Handel’s Concerto in G Minor for Oboe, Strings and Continuo; Cantata: Mi palpita il cor for Soprano, Oboe and Continuo; Concerto for Harpsichord and Ensemble, Opus 4, No. 1 and Two Arias from “Apollo e Dafne”. ...
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Hydra Mgt. Signs Label Distribution Deal

Roy Brown, CEO of the Bronx based HyDra Management, LLC, and Real To Reel Film Productions, LLC has confirmed that HyDra Management has reached an agreement in principal with Select Records to distribute their newly formed Record Label HyDra Management Records world wide!...
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Boogie Rican Blvd.: The Musical

On Tuesday, June 30th, 2009, Urban Lifestyle Media (ULM) will proudly present “Boogie Rican Blvd.: The Musical” for a limited engagement at the Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre (304 W. 47th Street), running from July 1st - July 26, 2009. Written and performed by Caridad De La Luz “La Bruja”, directed by Nelson Vásquez and music by William Cepeda. Boogie Rican Blvd. in Bronx, New York is where the Pacheco family and their colorful collection of friends examine life, love and regret through words, song and dance in front of Don Jose’s bodega....
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Jazzmobile Launches Summerfest

Jazzmobile, which presents New York’s oldest continuous summer Jazz festival reaching approximately 100,000 annually, will kick off its 2009 summer season with a three-borough concert tour, featuring jazz great Randy Weston, on Sunday, June 21....
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Janelle Kroll In New York

After graduating from Northwestern University, dynamic vocalist and songwriter Janelle Kroll will perform in concert at Arlenes Grocery on Saturday, July 18 at 7:00 PM, as part of her upcoming Summer tour. Tickets for the event are $10.00. A limited number of guest passes are available upon request....
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Rock Steady Crew 32nd Anniversary

The Rock Steady Crew was established in 1977 by Bronx b-boys Jimmy D and Jojo. When they started this crew in the streets of the Bronx, they had no idea that someday it would take them all around the world....
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Long Distance NY Premiere

Abiyot is one of several African long distance runners, trying to make a living and career in the US. Once he was a promising member of the Ethiopian national team, but two years ago he left his country to start a new life in the Bronx....
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7th Annual Bronx Independent Film Festival

The Bronx Stage & Film Company will present the 7th Annual Bronx Independent Film Festival (BXFF) June 18 - 20 at Lehman Stages (Lehman College) showcasing narrative and documentary films and filmmakers from around the world....
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Raising The Roof - King Billy In NYC

Red Roof Brand Ambassadors and the stars of GAC TV’s reality series Who Is KingBilly, Country Music band, KingBilly will hold a FREE acoustic concert at the Red Roof in Manhattan....
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Make Music New York Returns

Make Music New York, described by city officials as “one of the largest musical events in the city’s history,” is back for a second year of free concerts in public spaces throughout the five boroughs of New York City, all on the first day of summer....
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Have Fun

Times may be tough. If you are a word lover like me there is a quick way to space out from all your troubles....
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Alone In The Dark

This action-survival game challenges players to investigate shadowy conspiracies that surround Central Park in New York City....
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Speed Racer

Speed Racer looks really good. I'll give them that. The story wasn't really for me but there was nothing particularly wrong with it either....
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Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

A few things have changed since the first Chronicles of Narnia film arrived on the scene. In the sequel, Prince Caspian, the principal actors are a little older and more proficient....
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Horton Hears A Who!

Horton the Elephant struggles to protect a microscopic community from his neighbors who refuse to believe it exists....
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Run Fatboy Run

Never in a million years would have I imagined that what I saw tonight would have sprung from the minds of those that brought it to me....
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The Incredible Hulk Movie

"The Incredible Hulk" kicks off an all-new, explosive and action-packed epic of one of the most popular super heroes of all time....
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Enemy Territory: Quake Wars

Although the objective-based action is still feverish in this console port of Quake Wars, the lack of any upgrades makes this multiplayer-only shooter feel slim and dated....
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Lego Indiana Jones

The third time is the charm for Traveller's Tales--logical puzzles and great offline co-op play make this the best Lego game yet....
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Indiana Jones Works But Doesn't Shine

It's been a long, long time since the last "last" time: When Dr. Henry "Indiana" Jones Jr. rode off into the sunset in May 1989, courtesy of "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade," the Berlin Wall was still standing, George H.W. Bush was only four months into his presidency, and Harrison Ford was just a young whippersnapper of 46....
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Turok

Dinosaurs rescue an otherwise underwhelming shooter....
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Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures

Technical issues notwithstanding, the violently rewarding Age of Conan is one of the finest online RPGs available....
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Age Of Conan: Hyborian Adventures Updated

This violent massively multiplayer game is launching in just days, and we take one final jaunt....
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Grand Theft Auto IV

A superb single-player story mode and online support for up to 16 players make this the best Grand Theft Auto game yet....
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Iron Man PS3 Review

It's games like this that make Tony Stark drink....
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Assassin's Creed AU Preview

Assassin's Creed for the PC proves to be much more than any port in a storm....
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Insecticide Hands-on

It's like film noir meets buddy-cop movies, only everyone's a bug....
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Iron Man Review

It's a watered-down PS2 version. That's not a typo. PlayStation 2....
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Powerboat GT Review

If not for some perplexing slip-ups this budget boat racer comes awfully close to knocking our socks off....
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Sherlock Holmes: Nemesis Review

The latest Sherlock Holmes detective game is not so elementary....
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Silent Hunter: Wolves Of The Pacific, U-Boat Missions Review

The Germans bring some new toys to the table....
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Rock Revolution Hands-On

We pound out some Twisted Sister in Konami's new multi-instrument rhythm game....
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Silent Hill: Homecoming Hands-On

We finally got our hands around the neck of this terrifying new entry in the legendary horror series, Silent Hill....
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FaceBreaker First Look

EA shows off its arcade boxing game, and we've got the first details....
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Hellboy: The Science of Evil Hands-On

We venture into Romanian graveyards to smash everything in sight with our giant, red fist....
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The Incredible Hulk Hands-On

We play Hulk. Hulk smash. Hulk fun....
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BioShock on PS3 Confirmed

I'm dreaming of a wet, non-denominational holiday....
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Sonic Unleashed First Look

We get our first look at this speedy platform game starring Sega's mascot....
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Street Fighter 2 still Capcom's best seller

Alongside its business projections for the current financial year, Capcom yesterday released updates sales charts for its best-selling games and franchises....
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Resident Evil 5 due by March

Capcom plans to put Africa-set Xbox 360 and PS3 game in stores by the end of its current fiscal year....
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Arts, Culture & Fun: Spring Is Here! Get Ready To Ride!

Join us for a bike co-op environment that will provide tools as bicycle-savvy volunteers assist on how-to make necessary bicycle repairs and prepare riders for the upcoming cycling season.
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Mayor’s Office Of Media & Entertainment Announces New Latin Media & Entertainment Commission

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) Commissioner Julie Menin today announced the revitalization of the Latin Media and Entertainment Commission (LMEC) for New York City. Comprised of 18 leaders from the vibrant Latinx creative community here in New York, the commission will leverage partnerships with the city’s entertainment, government, and business entities.

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