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Black Entrepreneurs In NYC: Private Shark Tank Casting Call In New York Underway

Black Entrepreneurs In NYC: Private Shark Tank Casting Call In New York Underway
This event is different from the Shark Tank Open Casting Call taking place April 21st during Tech Day at Pier 94, in that it will be smaller, more curated event for traditionally underrepresented entrepreneurs. Brandon Andrews, a senior consultant …
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Independent voters, advocates call for an end to New York's closed primaries

Independent voters, advocates call for an end to New York's closed primaries
With less than a week before the New York primaries, over a hundred New Yorkers took to the steps of City Hall to call on a change in the state's election system that would allow all voters to have their voices heard — no matter what party they belong …
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New film about Newtown massacre explores trauma, promotes healing

New film about Newtown massacre explores trauma, promotes healing
But for their families and classmates, pain is still fresh. A new film "Midsummer in Newtown," debuting at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, explores their trauma, and the healing power of the arts. "He was one of my best friends. … He …
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Chicago writer tries to get 'Strong' in new NBC fitness competition

Chicago writer tries to get 'Strong' in new NBC fitness competition
Chicago writer Sarah Miller traces her unhealthy body image to her childhood in Pennsylvania, where she was mocked for her weight and experimented with bulimia. Miller, who is about 5 feet, 9 inches tall, said she tried everything to get below 170 …
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Justin Turner, co-owner of new Catfish Blues, appears this week on 'Chopped'

Justin Turner, co-owner of new Catfish Blues, appears this week on 'Chopped'
Justin Turner, chef at the brand new Catfish Blues in Hernando, is a contestant on Food Network's "Chopped," which airs locally at 7 p.m. Thursday. The former Memphian is also the owner of Bernie's Burger Bus in Houston and formerly … "They were …
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'Master Chef' hosts Season 8 casting call in New York area

'Master Chef' hosts Season 8 casting call in New York area
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — An open casting call comes to New York City from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, March 12, and the "Master Chef" team says, "We can't wait to meet you!" Bring a prepared dish to serve to the food judges at Doubletree Suites in Times …
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