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GARY SANCHEZ: THE MATURE BABY BOMBER

The youth movement the New York Yankees put into operation has made for a lot of excitement in the closing days of 2016. They traded away veteran assets to get younger and hopefully better. But the one Yankee that has surpassed all expectations early on is a 23-year old catcher from the Dominican Republic. He…

Want to take a Dump in a Gold Toilet?…Now you can

No, Trump isn’t allowing the general public to his golden toilet – because it’s not even his. Soon to be displayed, and available for use, in NYC’s Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum of Art is a golden toilet by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, titled “America”. The toilet isn’t displayed behind a glass; it’ll be located in…

Queen’s First Hip-Hop Festival

On Friday, Sept. 23 the inaugural Queens Hip Hop Festival will kick off at 10 p.m. at Flattops in Astoria. The three-day event is the brainchild of entrepreneur and blogger Ashley Dean, 25, who goes by the name of Queen of Astoria, which is also the name of her events planning business. As a big…

METRO CHAMBER ORCHESTRA OPENS SEASON WITH A LATINO PARTY

It’s the fourteenth season of the famed Metro Chamber Orchestra which was started in 2002 by Philip Nuzzo, artistic director who has showcased the best freelance artists in New York City. As the only professional performing chamber orchestra that performs in Brooklyn, this borough gets to view veterans from the New York Philharmonic, Metropolitan Opera,…

OEDIPUS; ONE ACTRESS; 2,500 YEARS OF DARKNESS…LIMITED ENGAMENT Sept 22 – 24!

Guacamolink Performing Arts, a Queens-based Hispanic repertory company, returns to Off-Broadway with an original work written and directed by Peruvian playwright Walter Ventosilla, inspired by Oedipus Rex. A prophecy, the inescapable destiny of a king, and an act of self-blinding so infamous the mere utterance of the play’s name evokes the image. Here, we present…

NFLEROS: A FOOTBALL SHOW FOR LATINOS

Fox Deportes is launching a new NFL-themed show weekly for the Latino viewer. Every Friday at 7pm ET, this show, called NFLEROS will provide various components that will include the usual headlines, highights, and game previews. But what sets this show apart will be starpower names and original programming. Start at the top with host…