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A-Rod Joining ‘Shark Tank’ as 1st Hispanic Guest Judge this Fall

A-Rod former baseball star is turning into a TV personality these days. He is set to join a cast of business people on ABC’s Shark Tank in the fall, along with Virgin CEO & Billionaire Richard Branson. A-Rod has been busy making headlines lately for his romantic relationship with Jennifer Lopez and attempting to buy the Marlins. Rodriguez will take…

10 Reasons You Should Take A Weekend Trip

Having a steady job has its perks – a check you can count on, a reason to get up in the morning and if you’re lucky, an array of accomplishments that lead to fulfillment. But what happens when the routine starts to take its toll? How do you shake yourself out of monotony and back…

Pope Francis, Loves Futball, Danced a Wicked Tango & Was a Bouncer

“My people are poor and I am one of them.” The 266th and the current Pope of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis is known the world over for his great humility and approachability. Ordained as Pope at the age of 76 on March 13, 2013, Pope Francis is the first citizen from the Americas,…

5 Reasons You Should Visit The Dominican Republic

With its pristine beaches and lively residents, it’s no coincidence the Dominican Republic is a popular vacation destination. Still, you may need a little push to make your final decision. Here are five reasons you shouldn’t hesitate to book a trip to the Dominican Republic: 1. The excitement begins as soon as you get off…

NASA’S New Astronaut Frank Rubio, Army Major, Fighter Pilot & Surgeon

NASA announced its newest class of astronauts. Out of a record setting 18,300 applicants. Only 12 people were selected to be members of the new class of space travelers. They’ll train for the next two years before becoming full-fledged astronauts, performing missions and going into space. Among the 12 amazingly qualified women and men chosen…

DE BLASIO ADMINISTRATION HUNTING TO CERTIFY MINORITY SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS

5,000 City-certified minority and women-owned businesses puts the Administration ahead of schedule to certifying 9,000 M/WBEs by 2019. Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives and Citywide M/WBE Director Richard Buery today announced that the City has reached 5,000 City-certified Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs), meaning the Administration is ahead of schedule of reaching 9,000…