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Mount Sinai Health System’s 32nd Annual Crystal Party

Mount Sinai Health System’s 32nd Annual Crystal Party

On Thursday, May 4, more than 1,100 guests sipped cocktails, dined and danced the night away under a tent at the Central Park Conservatory Garden to celebrate the 32nd annual Crystal Party, Mount Sinai Health System’s annual benefit. The much anticipated annual event has become a historic highpoint of the season and this year, Senator Chuck Schumer was on-hand to offer his support and recognition of Mount Sinai’s leadership and commitment to improving the lives of patients. The event, which…

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Norwalk Aquarium Chef Among “Best Chefs You’ve Never Heard Of”

Norwalk Aquarium Chef Among “Best Chefs You’ve Never Heard Of”

NORWALK, C.T.  When you’ve been working in the hospitality field for 36 years, it might seem more like a dig than a compliment to be named one of the 10 best chefs in America “you’ve never heard of” by a foodie blog. “I was definitely tickled,” says Brad Stabinsky of the honor bestowed on him by The Braiser last year. “But I didn’t take it as a backhanded compliment because I never strived to be a celebrity chef. I think…

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CulinArt Group Catering Collection: A Creative Alignment of Brands

CulinArt Group Catering Collection: A Creative Alignment of Brands

PLAINVIEW, N.Y.  CulinArt Group has pulled together the talent of its catering division, which consists of long-time catering brands Robbins Wolfe Eventeurs, Philip Stone Caterers and Regal [glatt kosher] Caterers, to launch the CulinArt Group Catering Collection. This trio of brands is now working together to create a one-of-a-kind Catering Collection filled with creative options and events that are filled with great personality. “Our presence is stronger than ever,” remarks Ali Bernardi, vice president of marketing and brand strategy for…

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EVENT ESSENTIALS: Chris Robbins of Robbins Wolfe Eventeurs weighs in on refining the social scene out east.

EVENT ESSENTIALS: Chris Robbins of Robbins Wolfe Eventeurs weighs in on refining the social scene out east.

BRIDGEHAMPTON, N.Y. What is the secret to throwing the ultimate Hamptons bash? While perfect weather, excellent food and excited guests are essential, service is the evening’s defining factor. Guests should be mingling effortlessly, with a constant flow of staff to ensure that they have everything they need. What makes Bridgehampton Tennis and Surf Club – here you recently coordinated a summer soiree for Douglas Elliman – the perfect event destination? Two things: Its geographic location on top of the dune and having an…

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