Transgender Model Makes History Walking The Tumbler and Tipsy Runway in North Carolina
July 07, 2016
Tumbler and Tipsy by Michael Kuluva has shown their newest pop culture influenced collection entitled "Equally Tipsy" staring the first transgender model, Candis Cox, during North Carolina Fashion Association "Style Week" on June 18, 2016 as a closing designer at the Le Meridien Hotel in Charlotte, NC.
The new "Equally Tipsy" pop fashion collection was inspired by the ongoing equality issues running globally, specifically the "HB2" bill in North Carolina plus the tragic recent shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, FL.
With such a powerful inspiration for the collection, it was only natural for Tumbler and Tipsy to partner together with Equality NC. Equality NC is a North Carolina statewide organization dedicated to securing equality and justice for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people. Having a transgender spokesperson walk the runway this season was history in the making as bringing this...
Shapiro Auctions Presents: Discover Soviet Art & Books at Shapiro Auctions
July 06, 2016
The auction will feature nearly 200 Lots of Fine & Rare Books and Early Soviet Paintings from a large private collection being sold without reserve until July 15, 2016 10AM EST.
Amongst the artwork in the sale will be featured almost 100 Soviet Realist paintings, including works by artists such as Nina Sergeeva (influenced and mentored by Igor Grabar); Liubov Rabinovich, a master of scenes of Russian rural life; and Mikhail Soloviev, whose paintings show remarkable portrayals of wartime, battle scenes, and the heroic defenders of the country. There will be many landscapes and portraits of Soviet people, pioneers, and students included in this sale as well.
A major part of this auction will consist of fine and rare books divided in various genres such as; art movements (Suprematism, Futurism, Mir Iskusstva, etc.), monographs of famous artists (Malevich, Lissitsky, Polenov etc.), as well as a collection of several hundred pieces of sheet music by...
Top Dentist Dr. Monterosso Now Offers Netflix Viewing During Dental Exams
July 08, 2016
Having a root canal performed has never been this entertaining! When patients come in for a visit with their dentist, Dr. Gregg Monterosso, they can either bring along their personal fully charged media device or use our tablet that's set up with Netflix. After settling into the examination chair, patients are fitted with the Glyph – a sleek personal theater headset made by Avengant. As soon as patients open their mouths, their eyes lock onto the streaming images of the Glyph, and they slip into new surroundings.
Once the Glyph is plugged into any HDMI-ready gadget, such as a smartphone, laptop, game console, or tablet, images are projected directly to the eyes, so viewers experience the video content up-close and personal. Using advanced optics and Avengant’s patented Retinal Imaging Technology, there are no screens to look at. Two million micro-mirrors create a high-resolution, crisp, and clear display. As Dr. Monterosso takes a look at their teeth, patients...
THE BET IS SET FOR A JULY 26 RELEASE - TRAILER AVAILABLE - WORLD PREMIERE JULY 20 AT LA LIVE
July 06, 2016
The release and premiere dates have been set for the new raunchy comedy, THE BET, and the first first teaser trailer is now available to view online:
The Bet tells the story of Denton Baker (Alex Klein - Guardians of the Galaxy 2, NBC's Community), a loser in life and love who gets into a high stakes bet where he has one summer to find and hook up with every girl he had a crush on growing up from 1st grade to 12th grade. With the help of his well meaning but overzealous best friends, (Yassir Lester - HBO’s Girls, Key and Peele), (Jeremiah Watkins - Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, Jimmy Kimmel) and (Brian Allen - Netflix’s Buddy Thunderstruck, Justified), Denton has the added complication of falling in love with his 2nd grade crush (Amanda Clayton - Tyler Perry’s If Loving You Is Wrong, Martin Scorsese' s Bleed For This).
The Bet stars wrestling legends, “Diamond” Dallas Page as Mr. Baker, an eccentric...
Zumbro River Brand, Inc. Names Ginny Busch Executive Vice President and Jeff Dahle General Manager Operations
July 06, 2016
Zumbro River Brand, Inc., manufacturer of Z-crisps® high protein inclusions for nutrition bars, announces the promotion of Ginny Busch to Executive Vice President. Ginny will lead ZRB’s business operations and will direct the Production, Sales, Quality Assurance, and Purchasing Divisions of the company.
Ginny joined ZRB in 2005 as Vice President of Sales and has been responsible for a decade of impressive year-over-year sales growth for the company.
Prior to ZRB, Ginny had extensive food industry sales and management experience at IFP, Inc. as well as management experience in the travel and retail industries. She holds a BA degree in Marketing from the University of Wisconsin, Stout.
“We are delighted to have Ginny Busch take over as Executive Vice President of Zumbro River Brand. She has exceptional leadership skills, broad knowledge of the food industry and an outstanding ability to work collaboratively with...
Elite Soccer Community Organization (ESCO) to Hold 5th Annual Golf Outing
July 06, 2016
Elite Soccer Community Organization (ESCO), a comprehensive soccer-based youth development organization, will be holding their on July 15, 2016. The event will take place at the Old Orchard Country Club, located at 700 W. Rand Road in Mount Prospect, IL.
Established in 2010, ESCO has grown tremendously as a resource for the area's underserved youth. According to the , 17 percent of Cook County residents are living in poverty. This includes . Children living in poverty tend to have lower self-esteem and experience higher levels of stress and depression. The programs and opportunities offered through ESCO aim to offset these trends by offering a positive and supportive outlet for youth throughout the Chicagoland area and particularly within the Northwest suburbs.
In the past four years alone, the organization has provided free soccer programming to more than 450 undeserved youth as well as leadership training to 200 youth. Through a dedication to community involvement,...
Hillary, Obama Guilty; Will Rule of Law Restore Justice or Will Lawlessness & Chaos Prevail? - Expert
July 07, 2016
United States Code: Title 18. Section 2071
(a) Whoever willfully and unlawfully conceals, removes, mutilates, obliterates, or destroys, or attempts to do so, or, with intent to do so takes and carries away any record, proceeding, map, book, paper, document, or other thing, filed or deposited with any clerk or officer of any court of the United States, or in any public office, or with any judicial or public officer of the United States, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than three years, or both.
(b) Whoever, having the custody of any such record, proceeding, map, book, document, paper, or other thing, willfully and unlawfully conceals, removes, mutilates, obliterates, falsifies, or destroys the same, shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than three years, or both; and shall forfeit his office and be disqualified from holding any office under the United States. As used in this subsection,...
Dummy Supports Stand Together Against Trump
July 06, 2016
An featuring Donald J. Tramp, the self-described "real dummy" for president, is promoting protests during the Republican National Convention organized by (STAT), a Cleveland-based political action committee.
Donald J. Tramp is a ventriloquist’s dummy that bears a striking resemblance to the GOP presumptive nominee — complete with orange quiff, squinty eyes and an outrageous mouth. The ventriloquist is , a petite Monroesque actress-comedienne whose YouTube interviews with Mr. Tramp have attracted viewers worldwide.
"Mr. Tramp and I have had a lot of laughs poking fun at Donald Trump," says Ms. Brucker. "Unfortunately, there's nothing funny about a candidate who promotes fear, racism, sexism and xenophobia."
"That's why I'm supporting STAT and in this video I have asked conservatives, moderates and anyone else that has a sense of urgency to say "No" to a Trump presidency to join us in Cleveland...
Retirees Receiving a Public Pension may be Unprepared for Reduced Social Security Benefits
July 05, 2016
When a person reaches retirement, enjoying the golden years they envision for themselves generally requires a strategy that provides an income stream able to help weather inflation, market volatility, unexpected expenses and 20 to 30 more years of living.
Planning for retirement means building a financial foundation and factoring in what needs to be done to keep the plan in place. But pre-retirees and retirees have a lot of information to sort through in order to make sure their financial needs can be met in retirement.
Social Security is a valuable asset and should be the starting point for managing a retirement plan. Retirees use assets to produce income streams, and Social Security really functions the same way, in reverse. Social Security is an income stream but one doesn’t see the asset as a lump sum when you begin receiving distributions.
Pensions, on the other hand, are funded from a lump-sum asset owned by the individual. With Social Security,...
"IT'S WRITTEN IN THE SKY": Emerging contemporary artist Hazem Giballi set to exhibit in Los Angeles
July 05, 2016
HNYPT Los Angeles is proud to present the exhibition "Unseen" with new works by Hazem Giballi (b. 1988, Egyptian-American) on July 21st, 2016. Giballi works out of Los Angeles.
Most of the works by Giballi focus on combining the contradicting aspects of perfection and chance by heavily relying on intuition while mark making. His work appears aloof yet systematic, and though seemingly sparse, his paintings are carefully thought out and slow in process, with the artist often going through ten studies or more before becoming pleased enough to choose and paint one on a larger, more permanent scale. This juxtaposition of principles leads to a charming feeling of nakedness and vulnerability.
His signature free flowing squiggles made with oil stick and paint directly from the tube combined with seemingly random charcoal marks on canvas create personal moments...