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McLain Ward Captures the $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix CSI4* presented by Douglas Elliman to close the 43rdHampton Classic Horse Show

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Meg Rivett, 631-296-8525; meg@classic-communications.com McLain Ward Captures the  $300,000 Hampton Classic Grand Prix CSI4*  presented by Douglas Elliman  to close the 43rdHampton Classic Horse Show Ireland’s Shane Sweetnam wins the  $30,000 LONGINES Rider Challenge Bridgehampton, NY – September 2, 2018 –  The 43rd edition of the Hampton Classic Horse Show ended in spectacular fashion Sunday, ... Read More »

Legalized Sports Betting and the NFL

Do you know how much was wagered on sports last year? You can’t, because almost all was bet illegally.   My estimates are higher than you might think. It was approximately 225 billion. That’s more than the combined revenues of Starbucks, Microsoft, &Goldman Sachs.       How will its’ legalization affect the NFL? Here’s what we know. 1)      TV/video ... Read More »

Yankees to Celebrate 1998 World Series Championship THIS MONTH; Attendees for August 18 Reunion Announced

The New York Yankees will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1998 World Championship team with a number of events this month, including a pregame on-field reunion ceremony on Saturday, August 18. The celebration will kick off on Friday, August 17, as the first 10,000 Guests in attendance for the Yankees’ 7:05 p.m. game vs. the Toronto Blue Jays will ... Read More »

Easy Ways to Improve Your Summer (and Beyond)

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With summer temperatures lingering on the high end of the spectrum, many are still out and about enjoying the longer days and extra leisure time. Of course, during the summer our desire for gadgets and gear that eases our travels, enhances our self-care regime, and just makes life more enjoyable is always in high demand. With that in mind, I’ve ... Read More »

New Book Tackles Unfortunate Truth: America Unhappier Than Ever Despite Record-Breaking Economic Growth (Study)

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::: New book examines why Americans are so unhappy and outlines 8 proven strategies to become happy 88% of the time :::   Despite achieving 4% GDP growth, America has fallen to 18th in the World Happiness Report’s annual ranking of more than 150 countries—an index based on variables including social support, healthy life expectancy, social freedom, generosity and absence ... Read More »

William Henry ‘Embrace’ Collection Offers Awe-Inspiring Groom’s Gifts

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When considering what to get a budding bride, the options are seemingly endless. However, buying a memorable and meaningful gift for the would-be groom—and also the wedding party of the male persuasion—can prove far more challenging. Luckily there’s William Henry, an American luxury brand for men that crafts unique artisan collections that include jewelry, writing instruments, money clips and award-winning ... Read More »

2018’s Best & Worst Cities for Recreation – WalletHub Study

With July being National Parks and Recreation Month and America’s largest cities investing over $7 billion on parks this past year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2018’s Best & Worst Cities for Recreation. To highlight the benefits of recreational activities for consumers and economies across the country, WalletHub compared the 100 largest U.S. cities across 45 ... Read More »

17 Savvy Summer Solutions

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Summer is here so it’s time to get out there and enjoy the hot weather (in some cool summer styles, of course)—and also use some of the extra down time to redecorate, boost your self-care regime, connect with friends and family over fab food, and ensure all is clean and spiffy on the homefront. Here are a few finds that ... Read More »

The Curious Case of Nick Young

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June 1, 1985. A date that should be forever engrained in history. No, I’m not referring to the death of Richard Greene, the beloved English composer and actor. No, I’m not referring to “Weird Al” Yankovich releasing Dare To Be Stupid, nor am I referring to country singer Merle Haggard marrying his fourth wife. I’m referring to the birth of ... Read More »