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NYSCF Raises Major Funds at Angela Lombardo Blues Raiser

The Angela Lombardo Blues Raiser was a fundraising event to benefit children and adults in need on March 19, 2017. Music lovers and philanthropists gathered at the Mouse Trap Cafe in Amityville and listened to blues music while supporting a great cause. The event was headlined by Slam Allen (formerly of the James Cotton Band) and we would like to ... Read More »

Women’s Wrestling is Hot Right Now…Especially in NYC

By Bryan Revello, Editor in Chief Women’s pro wrestling is hot right now. Not long ago were women’s matches considered ‘bathroom breaks” by many wrestling fans, thanks to the longtime portrayal of women as sex symbols with little in-ring talent when seen at wrestling’s highest level, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). However, as the 21st century continues to see the rise ... Read More »

INSIDE SCOOP ON YANKEES PHENOM GARY SANCHEZ

By Bryan Revello, Editor in Chief Gary Sanchez answered questions prior to the Thurman Munson Awards Dinner in February and I was able to attend the press conference and collect these notes for our readers.  He started by saying that his 2017 goals are to stay healthy and to help the pitching staff. He emphasized that helping the pitching staff is ... Read More »

5 Key ‘Make or Break’ Life Insurance Trends

Courtesy TheLuxeList.com

New laws, emerging technology, fiscal uncertainty and changing marketplace perceptions are making big impacts on the life insurance industry, changing the landscape for consumers in many ways. This includes everything from how applications are filled out to how quickly coverage can be obtained to evolving rules surrounding drill down topics like marijuana procurement and use. “Given the copious complexities, far ... Read More »

Maverick Mattress Biz Wakes Up Tired Industry

Courtesy NolahMattress.com

When a consumer brand sets an entirely new benchmark, you know they’re on to something big. Very big. This is the case with Nolah, an entrepreneurial, technology and cause-driven mattress company spurring a marketplace movement with a distinctive—and decidedly successful—business model that’s resonating in today’s modern, more empowered marketplace. This “sleeper” turned industry pioneer is shaking up archaic industry standards ... Read More »

Football Goes High Tech – Meet Football’s Newest Player, The MVP Drive Robotic Tackling Dummy.

NEWS/ Farwell, MI – The seriousness of injuries has been a growing concern for many Americans who have played sports or have children currently playing sports. For instance, Recent CDC reports show that the amount of reported concussions has more than doubled in the last 10 years. The American Academy of Pediatrics has reported that emergency room visits for concussions ... Read More »

BCW: The Right Combination

By Bryan Revello, Editor in Chief As the NYC independent wrestling scene continues to thrive, more and more new companies are popping up left and right. A higher standard of quality is beginning to trend as the norm and if you’re like me, many of these companies are worth spending your hard earned dollars on. Most recently, I attended an ... Read More »

‘City in the Community’ kick off Young Leader Training Week-long training will empower next generation of community leaders to tackle social issues through the power of soccer.

New York, NY – This week, more than 40 local Young Leaders from ‘City in the Community’ (CITC) partners will come together to take part in the New York City Young Leader Training.   During the week-long training program, the Young Leaders will participate a variety of in-classroom seminars and on-the-pitch training sessions to develop their leadership and coaching skills, ... Read More »