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David Geffen, philanthropist and entertainment mogul, received the UCLA Medal, the highest honor bestowed by the university, during the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLAs Hippocratic Oath Ceremony on May 30, 2014 at Westwood, California.  (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for UCLA)

Donation Wins David Geffen Naming Rights For Lincoln Center Performing Arts Hall

Entertainment industry executive David Geffen will see his name on the performing arts building at Lincoln Center, after donating $100 million.

03/04/2015

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NY Exhibits Mark Centennial Of Frank Sinatra’s Birth

A couple of New York exhibits are paying homage to the centennial of Frank Sinatra’s birth by displaying rare photographs and mementos, many of them from the family archive.

02/27/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Among our picks for the best in eating, drinking, and merrymaking around NYC this weekend are a festival of plays, a festival of films, and a festival of dance. Read on for details.

02/20/2015

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The Best Bars Near Lincoln Center

Whether you’re off to see a show at Lincoln Center or you just want to be around the hustle and bustle of what’s nearby, these five bars are the perfect spots to grab a fancy cocktail, take in the view of the Upper West Side, or catch up over a beer.

02/15/2015

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5 Best Restaurants For Fashion Week 2015

For a week in February, when the prettiest of pretty people descend for Fashion Week, Lincoln Center is transformed into the world’s epicenter of couture.

02/10/2015

The Juilliard School at Lincoln Center. (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Juilliard School To Start Up Arts Entrepreneurship Program

The esteemed Juilliard School is getting a $5 million gift — not to teach the arts, but to coach students on promoting their careers in a super-competitive world.

01/22/2015

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CBS2 Exclusive: Husband Pleads For Surrender In UWS Hit-And-Run That Nearly Killed Wife

A husband was pleading Wednesday night for help to catch the hit-and-run truck driver who hit his wife and son as they walked to the boy’s pre-school on the Upper West Side.

12/10/2014

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Your Holiday Guide To New York City

Refer to this holiday travel guide for what to see and do in New York City over the holidays.

11/21/2014

Prospective clowns attend Clown U. at Lincoln Center in advance of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Prospective Macy’s Parade Clowns Get A Lesson In The Craft At Lincoln Center

Hundreds of Macy’s employees and other volunteers gathered at Lincoln Center Saturday for a lesson in the art of clowning around.

11/15/2014

Former Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks to demonstrators on the opening night of "The Death Of Klinghoffer" at the Met. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Hundreds Protest Met Premiere Of ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’

Some big-name politicians joined protesters in a growing firestorm against an opera they say glorifies Palestinian terrorists.

10/20/2014

Protesters calling for The Metropolitan Opera to cancel "The Death of Klinghoffer" because they say it glorifies terrorism. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Protesters Call For Metropolitan Opera To Cancel ‘The Death of Klinghoffer’

“The Death of Klinghoffer” depicts the 1985 hijacking of the Italian cruise ship Achille Lauro and the murder of disabled Jewish passenger Leon Klinghoffer.

09/22/2014

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5 Best Restaurants For Dining During New York Fashion Week 2014

Fashion Week is in full swing! Fuel up between shows by heading to one of the restaurants listed below, all of which are offering specials in honor of the city’s largest media event of the year.

09/08/2014

Comedian Joan Rivers speaks to reporters at the awards ceremony for the 11th Annual Mark Twain Prize on November 10, 2008 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Fans React With Sadness, Disbelief After Death Of Joan Rivers

News of her death spread quickly at Lincoln Center where shows were underway.

09/04/2014

Thousands flocked to Battery Park City for this year's Dinner In White. (Credit: CBS 2)

Thousands Gather For Elaborate ‘Dinner In White’ In Battery Park City

Imagine an elaborate, flash mob, dinner party with thousands of your new-found friends. It’s one of the biggest summer events in New York City, and it’s all a mystery until guests arrive.

08/25/2014

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5 Best Eating And Drinking Events This Weekend

Among our picks for this weekend’s best eating, drinking, and merrymaking events are opera outdoors, a blues and BBQ festival, and a celebration of jazz great Charlie Parker, some of them free, all of them fun.

08/22/2014

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