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New York City is the largest city in the United States, as well as the business, entertainment and publishing capital of the nation.

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The first explorers to the area were Giovanni da Verrazano in 1524 and Estevan Gomez a year later. Adrien Block erected four trading houses in 1613, prompting settlement by the Dutch.

Originally named New Amsterdam, the settlement was renamed New York when it came under British control with the Treaty of Breda in 1667. George Washington was inaugurated as America's first President here in 1789. The development of the Erie Canal joined the city with the Midwest by water and contributed to the growth of the city.

New York is composed of five boroughs; The Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens and Richmond (Staten Island).

Mostly Mozart | Art of Louis Mendez | Berkeley College Of New York City | Institute For Applied Medical Technology | New York Haircuts by Boris | Superior Career Institute Inc | The College Of Insurance | The Sobelsohn School | Turner Trade School Inc |
Art Aaron Faber Gallery | DCA Gallery | Didier Aaron Gallery | Owen Gallery | Soho20 Gallery | Stiebel Gallery | New York Stock Exchange |
Education Fordham University |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Barbaluc Restaurant | Cafe Lalo | Marichu Restaurant | OLA Restaurant | Raoul's Restaurant | Harlem Hospital Center | Metropolitan Hospital Center | NYU Downtown Hospital |
History Audubon Terrace Museum Group | Dyckman House | Federal Hall National Memorial | Museum of Jewish Heritage | National Academy of Design | St Frances X Cabrini Shrine |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Best Western Woodward Hotel | Ellington Hotel | Hotel Belleclaire | Maritime Hotel | Oxbridge Apts Gramercy Park | Oxbridge Apts Theater District | Radisson Empire Hotel | Senton Hotel | Signature Suites Soho | Syncamore Hotel | The Urban Jem Guest House |
Parks Castle Clinton National Monument |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Bridge Suites | Sonoma Rental Apartments |
Shopping C. linea Jewelry | City Barn Antiques | Diamonds USA | Eldesigns Handcrafted Jewelry | Superbcert Diamonds |
Health Resorts and Spas Berenice Electrolysis & Personal Beauty Center | Sal Anthony's Movement Salon |
Transportation Flushing Airport |

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12/08 Coming to The area
Hebron Maple Festival Hebron CT March16-17 Each year thousands of people come from miles around to enjoy and experience the weekend of maple related events.
Atlantic City Beer and Music Festival Atlantic City NJ April5-6 Over 90 different breweries from around the corner and across the country will showcase their unique libations.
Connecticut Sheep, Wool and Fiber Festival Vernon CT April27 The festival, started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association, as a program ""to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut"", has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival by providing exhibits, demonstrations and over 60 vendors from the sheep, wool and fiber arena.
Connecticut Sheep and Wool Festival vernon CT April27 The festival started in 1909 by the CT Sheep Breeders Association as a program “to promote the keeping of sheep in Connecticut” has evolved and expanded into a premier sheep and fiber festival.
Contemporary Art Fair Connecticut Norwalk CT April27-28 Modeled after our two sucessful NYC shows at the Javits Center. Each of the two shows will have approximately 100 exhibitors.
Galena Dogwood Festival Galena MD May4 The annual Galena Dogwood Festival is will take place throughout Galena. The parade will have a War of 1812 theme.