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METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART HOSTS THE OSCARS OF FASHION

 

By:  Mike Leventhal, Staff Reporter

May 2017: New York City: For the record, it’s officially referred to as the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit – which is a black-tie and gown event to raise funds for the

NOT MY PRESIDENT’S DAY RALLY IN NEW YORK CITY DRAWS THOUSANDS

 

By APB Staff Writer

Tuesday, February 21, 2017: New York City –  The holiday known as President’s Day took on a different meaning in New York City and around the nation as protesters, mostly in opposition to the policies

USPS Launches Oscar de la Renta Commemorative Stamp at Grand Central Terminal

 

By APB Staff Writer

February 16, 2017: New York City: In a first-day-of issue ceremony in Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal, the United States Postal Service officially launched a collection of Forever stamps commemorating Oscar de la Renta.

WOMEN’S MARCH IN NEW YORK CITY DRAWS MORE THAN 400,000 PROTESTERS

 

New York City, January 2017:   On the new commander-in-chief’s home turf in New York City, city officials estimate that over 400,000 protesters assembled in Midtown Manhattan on Saturday to voice their concerns over women’s rights, Planned Parenthood, the Affordable …

Stars gather in New York to celebrate 50 years of critical work by United Nations Development Programme

Grateful Dead legend Bob Weir performed at star-studded gala hosted by Padma Lakshmi and attended by Goodwill Ambassadors Connie Britton, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Haakon of Norway and Michelle Yeoh

 

Monday, December 5, 2016 – New York City:…