Irish Parades, Celebrations, and Legends
The luncheon will be held in the Empire Terrace Restaurant from Vos has been a regular guest on Tough Crowd with Colin Quinn. For most, that means new clothes, shoes, and lots of school supplies. But for many, getting the school supplies their children need to start the year off right can be a financial burden. That initiative just received a huge boost with the donation of new backpacks from Empire City Casino.
Therefore, it was fitting to have a group of military service members from WWP in the audience when the Grammy-nominated artist brought down the house at the August 9th outdoor summer concert. The effort became a global phenomenon with more than 17 million videos of people taking the challenge being posted on Facebook last year. On Sunday, August 2 at 2pm hundreds will gather trackside at Yonkers Raceway where Quinn will lead participants in a simultaneous ice bucket challenge to reignite the viral social media movement through the month of August to benefit ALS research.
On the five Thursdays of July — July 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th — from Tickets for Kenny Rogers and Trace Adkins are on sale now. Lynyrd Skynyrd tickets go on sale Monday, June 8, at 9: As the largest private employer in the fourth largest city in New York, the casino has nearly employees.
A new initiative is underway to bring personal finance education to the workplace to help employees make better-informed financial decisions. A few years ago Empire City implemented a wellness initiative to raise awareness, educate and encourage employees to make better choices when it comes to their health.
This month, the focus is personal finance with a five-week program that will bring various banking experts on property to speak one-on-one with employees. Yonkers, NY on Saturday, May 2. Cherie Czerniowski, who oversees slot operations at Empire City, announced that when it hits, it will be the largest jackpot ever to be won at the casino and, she stressed that it can only be won in Yonkers.
Contestants will register between 2: The winners will be announced at 5 pm, after being chosen by a blue ribbon panel of judges. Doors will open at 7: All patrons will receive a free drink ticket. Elite Club and Presidents Club members gain free admission to the show. All patrons receive a free drink ticket.
Three championship bouts and a trio of semi-final divisions will highlight the action-packed card. The slots are hot at Empire City Casino. The lucky win was registered on the Wheel of Fortune slot machine at Areas of expertise vary widely and include lawn care, ground maintenance for golf courses, parks and recreation, universities, cemeteries, arborist, sales and manufacturing, irrigation and more. We thank our elected representatives, businesses and community groups who made a strong and convincing case that any effort to site a new casino not jeopardize the nearly jobs and billions of dollars Empire City provides for education and other government services.
Empire City is hoping residents will help them change that. A foot Christmas Tree will be lit at 6: Self-proclaimed foodies, and even the average glutton with a passion for great food and drink, will delight in this find - a holiday kick-off event being held this Friday, November 14th from 6: The event offers 4 hours of beer, wine and signature cocktails, two separate tasting sessions, dessert, dancing and bowling.
Whether you're a beer lover or not, you're probably aware of the sweeping craft beer movement that has taken our country by storm. Based on data gathered by the Brewers Association, the United States is home to over 2, craft breweries and hundreds more continue to open.
Tens of thousands of hospitality industry workers from around the country are expected to attend, while industry leading companies and business personnel will share their latest products and services. These sessions, held on Sunday, November 9th at 1: Saturday, October 11, 4: The Harvest Festival is slated from 4: Representatives from the Susan G.
Post time is 5: McIntyre will be recognized for her significant contributions to the local community, as well as the broader Irish-American community. McIntyre hails from Belmullet, Co. Mayo in Ireland, the eldest of nine children. Thirty-two years ago while working in the hotel industry, fate stepped in and introduced McIntyre to June and Timothy Rooney during their visit to Ireland. Registration opens at 9am. The walk starts at 10am. To register now and participate, sponsor the event, build a Walk team, or for more information please visit walk.
NYBC reports that while it is distributing more blood than last year at this time, the summer vacation months have been particularly hard on blood donations and supplies.
It was Hunger Action Day, and the canopy at the casino entrance was lit bright orange in the color symbolic of the fight against hunger. Go Orange to End Hunger is a month-long campaign that will help create awareness of a problem that affects 49 million Americans in the United States. Hunger Action Month, held in September, is a nationwide campaign mobilizing the public to take action against the issue of hunger.
Organized by Feeding America, a nationwide network of food banks, the campaign brings greater attention to the issue of hunger in America and promotes ways for individuals everywhere to get involved with the movement.
The Annual Fall Harvest Festival includes family-fun events such as pony rides, face painting, a pumpkin patch, musical entertainment and more. Music fans will enjoy the incredible musical talents of the best country, pop, and rock artists spanning over four decades of music every Sunday evening in July and August. Empire City Casino announced a social media contest using Facebook and Twitter that will award winners with VIP platinum seating and a meet and greet for each concert.
Winners will receive two platinum seats to the concert indicated in the image they shared or retweeted, as well as a VIP meet and greet with the band or artist. The undercard broadcast begins at 8: Rooney, Chairman of H. The CYO gala once again convened a dynamic group of nearly New Yorkers from the worlds of business, philanthropy, culture, law, media, politics and religion who share a deep concern for youth and their healthy development and spiritual growth.
Accompanying Kola on the show will be featured comedian Grant Lyon, a west coast native who has performed across the country. Elite Club members gain free admission to the show. Fans can watch the exhilarating action from every angle. It is home to veterans of all kinds: But this Saturday, the veteran contingent will grow at Yonkers Raceway, as military veterans step onto the track and take the reins as part of a HorseAbility for Heroes program.
Iapalucci will be joined by featured artist, Joe Matarese, sharing his personal reflections. A pair of Bronx natives collide in the lb.
Another pair of championship contests have yet to be announced. School 9, a Yonkers elementary school for nearly grade pre-K-9 students, has been no exception.
The lack of outdoor play opportunities directly contributes to high rates of childhood obesity, diabetes, asthma and other health problems. But the lucky students at Yonkers School 9 found some angels in a local community organization that is coming to their rescue. To do that, they need to raise a significant amount of money.
There will be four Semi-Final bouts, two each in the lb. Female division and lb. Open, as well as at least three Championship contests. For more information log onto www. Doors open at 6: These in-demand tickets will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis only at the door on fight night. Tickets and seating are limited.
On November 8, the 25th anniversary of their first show in the Bronx, the celebrated Irish-American rock band will play one final gig before moving onto greener pastures. On Sunday, March 16, from 2: Fans from across the tri-state area will descend on Empire City to see the performance before Black 47 makes its scheduled St. The band will keep the St. These games feature live roulette wheels, electro-mechanical dice and real cards, making them extremely similar to the live dealer versions of these popular table game themes.
The digital betting formats allow players to play faster with up to 80 results per hour. A wide variety of packages and places, including Dan Rooney's Sports Pub, are in the football viewing party lineup. If you care about beer, have no fear, Pinch American Grill features New York craft beers on tap, and for the very thirsty, there are pour-your-own tableside taps.
A fellow family-owned company, Jams, of Costa Mesa, California, delivered some west coast warmth through its generous donation of new toys for New York children in need. The distribution team quickly went to work searching through hundreds of coats seeking out sizes for members of the families they knew were without warm coats this winter. Empire City will be accepting the donations every day throughout the drive at promotions booth.
The items will be presented to Catholic Charities and their supported agencies for the Christmas holidays. The expansion includes two new restaurants, along with a craft cocktail lounge featuring retro bowling lanes, 30, square feet of new gaming space and an expansive new casino entrance. A dramatic curved facade features over 45 feet of frameless low iron glass in a foot arc that creates a backdrop to the entry canopy and a window onto the interior of the casino. This jaw-dropping display is the largest structure of its kind in North America.
Contestants perform their favorite songs every week in front of a rotating panel of judges, showcasing their singing talent week after week. Starting from auditions in April, our top 16 have come a long way! Summer is traditionally a critical time for blood supplies but this year levels are especially low and each donation made has the potential to affect the lives of three patients in need.
Gary Pretlow and Shelley Mayer, are co-hosting the blood drive and urging their constituencies to participate. Applicants will have the opportunity to explain why they want to be a contestant on "The Price Is Right," and two lucky winners from the New York Contestant Search will be flown to Los Angeles to see the show and have a chance to be called as a contestant on "The Price is Right!
Hosted in the Good Time Room, doors open at 7: All attendees also receive a free drink ticket. Born in Long Island, Rogell quickly rose through the club ranks and established himself as one of the top working stand ups in the country. Gregg performs regularly at all the New York City comedy clubs and tours nationally as a headliner at clubs, colleges, corporate and charity events. He also performs in Europe, where he has appeared on several popular television programs.
He recently completed a documentary with the BBC in association with Comedy Central, and in was one of the featured performers in the critically acclaimed film "The Aristocrats.
Available positions include bartenders, servers, cooks, steward supervisors, floor supervisors, valet attendant and cage cashier. Astorino says is good for the county, its taxpayers and its businesses. By building on the momentum of our Meet Me in Westchester branding campaign, we have significantly increased awareness of what the county has to offer visitors and residents. Key design and architectural direction on the project include the firm of Roman and Williams, interior designers of the Ace and Standard hotels in New York City, and Richard H.
The nostalgic interior design was inspired by s classic vintage diners and the Bisiluro Damolnar Le Mans race car. The "diner-like" convivial seat, premium casual restaurant is open for lunch and dinner daily.
We've all had our share of late night snacks and early morning eggs at the diner after the big night out. Press credential requests must: Include the number of press credentials needed; 2. Be sent from an official media outlet email account or be faxed on media outlet letterhead with the signature of the requestor; 3.
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Torres' upbeat style will keep the dance floor humming as she performs live at an intimate engagement in the Entertainment Lounge. The Bronx-born Torres, whose show airs Sundays from p. Hosted in the Good Time Room, the doors open at 7: We work individually with clients to create a painting plan that will meet their individual needs.
We take many factors into consideration including the products manufactured at the plant and the daily activities taking place there.
We paint interior ceilings, sidewalls and structure steel. We primarily paint structures in white because this helps improve lighting, visibility, safety and cleanliness in facilities. Because of the specialized care that we take, there is no need to shutdown the facility while we are painting. We can paint any size facility, from 10, square feet to a few million square feet. We employ a large, qualified crew that can complete up to 10, square feet per painting shift.
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Customers are asked to bring a form of identification and proof address for all residing in their home. For more information, please call the Crisis Ministry at or email Mark Smith, Food Services Director, at marks thecrisisministry. We are available to evaluate emergency situations and to offer advice during any of these times. Back Rent, Mortgage and Security Assistance: Walk in anytime during office hours, speak to with a client assistant and complete an intake.
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In addition to its workforce development programs, this department strives to coordinate its efforts with those of state and city governments, as well as other social service organizations. It attempts to solve the problems of TANF, Food Stamp and Medicaid recipients, as well as problems with housing and emergency assistance. Hours of Service — Our offices are open Monday through Friday 8: Our Church, in cooperation with other Churches in the area, provides meals and overnight accommodation for homeless individuals and families.
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