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New York religious leaders get creative and high-tech to connect with parishioners during social distancing – MarketWatch
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Sidewalks were pretty empty, but there were pedestrians.  “Some people made the sign of the cross as we went by,” the priest said. “Others waved. People yelled ‘God bless you’ from their windows.”  For members of a church in which “at least eight family members of active parishioners have been lost,” he adds, “I wanted […]

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How Studio 54 Forever Changed New York’s Creative Scene
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After the highly successful five-month run of “David Bowie Is” at the Brooklyn Museum in 2018, the museum’s then-director of exhibition design, Matthew Yokobosky, knew his next project would focus on the late 1970s. “I began to realize Studio 54 had become an umbrella term to define the fashion and culture of its era,” says […]

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Creative New Jersey’s Year-In-Review
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Hello Creative Communities and friends! It’s that time of the year again — to look back on all that’s been happening in our Creative Communities during 2017! If you haven’t had the time to check out our newsletters and blogs, take this opportunity to catch up on Creative New Jersey’s work.  If you have news […]

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Watch: South African’s creative wedding proposal in New York goes viral [video]
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Credit: Pixabay A lot of the time, we South Africans are not known for our over the top flashy antics. Sometimes, some of us are even described as “boring”. With every South African having a little “extra” hidden within them, one man went all out for his wedding proposal. A South African wedding proposal in […]

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New Hope New York thrives with creative thinking and Cooperative Program giving
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. — “Intensive, pastoral, strategic thinking” is necessary to lead during the COVID-19 pandemic, said pastor Mahlon Smith of New Hope Baptist Church in Watertown, N.Y. But he doesn’t have to think about the church’s giving 10 percent of its offerings to missions through the Cooperative Program, the way Southern Baptists work together in […]

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New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival: Inspiring Future Generations of Creative Innovators
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This post is part of our “Broadening and Diversifying the Leadership Pipeline” blog salon for National Arts in Education Week 2018. The New Jersey State Teen Arts Festival celebrated the third year of its revival this past spring at Ocean County College in Toms River. Thousands of students and teachers from 18 counties gathered with professional artists […]

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New York Film Academy Partners with MultiChoice Talent Factory to Ignite Africa’s Creative Industry
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April 16, 2019//-MultiChoice Africa announced the partnership between its flagship initiative MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) and the New York Film Academy College of Visual & Performing Arts (NYFA), a world-renowned visual and performing arts school. This groundbreaking collaboration between New York Film Academy and the MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) will include supporting the development of […]

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