SUNNYSIDE SHINES AND QUEENS NIGHT MARKET TO HOST OUTDOOR HOLIDAY MARKET IN SUNNYSIDE

November 20th, 2018

The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District, in collaboration with Queens Night Market, is launching a new outdoor holiday shopping market in the heart of Sunnyside this holiday season. The Holiday Market will take place in Bliss Plaza at 46th Street and Queens Boulevard (under the elevated 7-train) and be held every Saturday and Sunday (12-6 p.m.) from November 24th through December 16th. [Read More]

CACF Releases Education Policy Brief: “Overemphasizing a Test, Oversimplifying our Children: An APA Perspective On Specialized High School Reform towards Educational Equity”

November 15th, 2018

This morning, the Coalition for Asian American Coalition (CACF) will hold a press conference on their policy brief presenting an Asian Pacific American (APA) perspective on reforming the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) and additional policy recommendations on addressing the segregation and inequities in the NYC public school system. [Read More]

Ring In The Holidays with The Illusionists

November 12th, 2018

Producers Simon Painter, Tim Lawson, MagicSpace Entertainment, and Kilburn Live are pleased to announce that The Illusionists – Magic Of The Holidays, an all-new installment of the blockbuster world-famous touring magic spectacular, will play Broadway’s Marquis Theatre (210 West 46th Street) from Friday, November 23 through Sunday, December 30, 2018. [Read More]

UAV Coach Offers Drone Flight Training Classes to Queens, 2,000+ Drone Pilots in NY

November 8th, 2018

UAV Coach today announced their new in-person drone flight training classes in Queens, NY and multiple locations across 20 states in the U.S. UAV Coach created the 90-minute training class for drone pilots to gain hands-on flight time with an instructor, to practice with intelligent flight modes, and to build knowledge about what to do before, during, and after a flight mission to stay compliant and safe. Custom training is also available for companies looking to train their teams.

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KACF HOSTS ITS MOST SUCCESSFUL ANNUAL GALA

November 3rd, 2018

On November 8, the Korean American Community Foundation hosted its Annual Gala at Cipriani Wall St. The Gala celebrates the work of KACF, its grantee partners, and the accomplishments of the Korean American community. This year, it honored Miky Lee, the Vice Chairwoman of CJ Group, for visionary force in promoting Korean culture and commitment to women leadership, as well as recognized the Trailblazer Awardee Chloe Kim, 2018 Olympic Gold Medalist, for her achievements on and off the slopes. [Read More]

Interior Lives: Contemporary Photographs of Chinese New Yorkers

October 16th, 2018

Interior Lives: Contemporary Photographs of Chinese New Yorkers, on view at the Museum of the City of New York from October 26, 2018 through March 24, 2019, features the work of three photographers—Thomas Holton, Annie Ling, and An Rong Xu—who bring into focus the complex realities of Chinese-American immigrant life in the city. The exhibition is curated by Sean Corcoran, Museum Curator of Prints and Photographs, and is organized in conjunction with the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) exhibition Interior Lives: Photographs of Chinese Americans in the 1980s by Bud Glick. [Read More]

MOI’M Red Carpet 2018

October 15th, 2018

MOI’M New York, Inc. (MOI’M) returns with their signature bi-annual event, MOI’M Red Carpet 2018, bringing together students and working professionals from all backgrounds to its event of the year, on Saturday, October 20th at Gotham Hall in New York City. Inspired by the fantasy of the hit movie La La Land, MOI’M Red Carpet 2018 is the networking event not be missed with a mission to bridge the Korean American community and beyond. Mentoring, educating and inspiring the next generation is a key aspect that MOI’M aims to nurture within the community through Red Carpet 2018. Anticipated attendees are 300 students and working professionals in the the New York City area. [Read More]

FIRST ANNUAL CHINA NOW MUSIC FESTIVAL

October 14th, 2018

The US-China Music Institute of the Bard College Conservatory of Music announces the inaugural season of the China Now Music Festival, October 19–22. The festival’s concerts take place at The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, and at Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall in New York City. The festival is dedicated to promoting an understanding and appreciation of music from contemporary China through an annual series of concerts and academic activities. The theme of the 2018 China Now Music Festival is Facing the Past, Looking to the Future: Chinese Composers in the 21st Century. All concerts feature Bard College’s The Orchestra Now, conducted by Jindong Cai, artistic director of the China Now Music Festival and director of the US-China Music Institute. [Read More]

Taiwanese Communities Donated to American Red Cross of New York’s Annual Benefit Gala

October 11th, 2018

Taiwanese and Asian communities including TCCNY, TAANY, TJCNNY, Hello Taiwan USA, ACTAsia, and AsianInNY with invitation by Ming Chiang, President of Casual Home Worldwide Inc., all donated and supported American Red Cross of New York at its Annual Benefit Gala on Oct 10th 2018 at Ziegfeld Ballroom. Last night’s event recognized civic leaders and heroic individuals who embody @RedCross humanitarian mission and was successfully raised overall $1.7 millions to support Red Cross’ mission. [Read More]

Taiwan Comes to New York Subway S Train

October 8th, 2018

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York and Taiwan Tourism in New York would like to invite commuters onboard the New York subway shuttle train, S Train, running between Times Square and Grand Central for a ride to Taiwan in Oct. 2018. [Read More]