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The best free virtual games kids can play with friends - amNewYork

By Regan Mies After weeks spent at home, your child probably misses getting to spend time with their friends and classmates. Although virtual connection Read full article: The best free virtual games kids can pla...→

The best free virtual games kids can play with friends - amNewYork

By Regan Mies After weeks spent at home, your child probably misses getting to spend time with their friends and classmates. Although virtual connection Read full article: The best free virtual games kids can pla...→

The best virtual travel experiences for families while in quarantine - amNewYork

BY JANA BEAUCHAMP Traditional family vacations (and everything else) the way we know and treasure them are on pause. We can still plan a virtual vacation Read full article: The best virtual travel experiences for ...→

The promotion will be virtual for new “Hunger Games” novel

The promotion will be virtual for new “Hunger Games” novel

“The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes,” Suzanne Collin’s prequel to her best-selling series, is dropping on Tuesday as scheduled. Here’s the virtual party lowdow [...] Read full article: The promotion will be virtual for new “H...→

Giants' Saquon Barkley comments on quarantine, future contract, fan-less NFL games - amNewYork

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley is handling the quarantine like a lot of his fans are. Except he's preparing for a pivotal 2020 season that Read full article: Giants' Saquon Barkley comments on quara...→

Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Camp With Bears' Rashad Coward

Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Camp With Bears' Rashad Coward

Coward's camp for second graders through high school. Coward is excited to give kids some excitement about football even if it is for a short time. Read full article: Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Ca...→

Tips for Reorganizing Your Kids’ Play Area

Is your play area creating more stress than fun? Melissa Mollet has tips on creating a nice playspace for your kids.... Many Virginia drivers had a rough commu [...] Read full article: Tips for Reorganizing Your Kids’ Play Ar...→

SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual Art Lessons During Stay-at-Home Order

SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual Art Lessons During Stay-at-Home Order

One SoCal dad is drawing big crowds during the state’s stay-at-home order. But don’t worry — this artist’s drawing parties are social distancing-approved.  Don [...] Read full article: SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual A...→

Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega For a free Virtual Cinco de Mayo Party

Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega For a free Virtual Cinco de Mayo Party

Today, May 5, beginning at 6 p.m., we're partying live from Bodega in South Beach!  Learn how to make micheladas and margaritas with mixologist Hayden Miller a [...] Read full article: Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega ...→

Cyndi Lauper, Zac Posen to be honored at free virtual gala for Manhattan music school - amNewYork

To celebrate 125 years of programming, the Third Street Music School Settlement will hold a star-studded virtual gala next week. The gala will be Read full article: Cyndi Lauper, Zac Posen to be honored at...→

Sports leagues really want to play games again. They just can’t figure out how.

Sports leagues really want to play games again. They just can’t figure out how.

The organized sports world in the United States is no closer today than seven weeks ago to determining how and when to resume play. Read full article: Sports leagues really want to play games...→

Damian Lewis: "Audience is attracted to the power play" - amNewYork

BY MARIA ESTEVEZ, MWN May 3 will see the release of the fifth season of ‘Billions’, a drama series that follows a legal battle of the U.S. Attorney Read full article: Damian Lewis: "Audience is attracted to ...→

MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activities for Kids & Adults

MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activities for Kids & Adults

CBS Detroit – The Michigan State University Tollgate Education Center & Farm located in Novi on Meadowbrook Road at 12 Mile offers activities to educate and en [...] Read full article: MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activit...→

YouTube to host free virtual film festival with Tribeca, Cannes and more

YouTube to host free virtual film festival with Tribeca, Cannes and more

Film festivals worldwide are teaming up on a new effort titled, "We Are One: A Global Film Festival," a virtual festival on YouTube that will be available for [...] Read full article: YouTube to host free virtual film festiv...→

Santa's making virtual visits to kids in quarantine

Santa's making virtual visits to kids in quarantine, and everyone's on the nice list these days. Read full article: Santa's making virtual visits to kids in...→

Best friends deliver free lunches every Wednesday to soften COVID-19's impact

Two best friends from the Bronx are doing their part to make sure families are fed during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Best friends deliver free lunches every ...→

South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Offering Free Virtual Photo Shoots

South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Offering Free Virtual Photo Shoots

Still, as the coronavirus crisis continues, artists and entrepreneurs alike are finding ingenious ways to circumvent isolation. Read full article: South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Of...→

Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Free virtual workouts for those in recovery

Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Free virtual workouts for those in recovery

With the coronavirus shutdown especially tough on people recovering from substance use disorder, a local sober active community has gone virtual to keep people [...] Read full article: Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Fre...→

Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Training to Unemployed Residents

Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Training to Unemployed Residents

On the same day Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Illinois has processed over one-million traditional unemployment claims, the governor launched a new online initia [...] Read full article: Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Train...→

Philharmonic violinist leads first-of-its-kind virtual lesson for Bronx charter school students - amNewYork

BY JASON COHEN Zeta Charter Schools released a video today of a first-of-its-kind virtual violin lesson for dozens of city students with New York Read full article: Philharmonic violinist leads first-of-it...→

Teen starts free online tutoring service to help kids struggling with remote learning

Teen starts free online tutoring service to help kids struggling with remote learning

High school junior, Jai Mehrotra-Varma, started a free online tutoring service to help kids and parents who are struggling with remote learning. Read full article: Teen starts free online tutoring service...→

NHL players entering Canada to play games may be subject to quarantine rules, Trudeau says

NHL players entering Canada to play games may be subject to quarantine rules, Trudeau says

Should the NHL start playing hockey again, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says players will have to face quarantine rules because of the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: NHL players entering Canada to play game...→

Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are too. Help fill their free time through ‘Chicago Reads’

Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are too. Help fill their free time through ‘Chicago Reads’

With your help, the Sun-Times Charity Trust is again providing books through our "Chicago Reads" program. We match Chicago Public Schools students with people [...] Read full article: Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are t...→

A Japanese aquarium is calling on members of the public to play a virtual game o [...]

A Japanese aquarium is calling on members of the public to play a virtual game of peek-a-boo with its community of about 300 eels to help prevent the creatures [...] Read full article: A Japanese aquarium is calling on member...→

Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local Classrooms Free Virtual 'Field Trips'

Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local Classrooms Free Virtual 'Field Trips'

Spring Farm Sanctuary in Long Lake is now offering a creative way for teachers and students to go on a field trip during this time of distance learning. Read full article: Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local...→

Report: ESPN, KBO close to deal to air South Korean baseball games - amNewYork

Hopefully, Major League Baseball fans are in the business of consolation prizes.  While America's Pasttime is frozen due to the coronavirus Read full article: Report: ESPN, KBO close to deal to air S...→

Interested in City Colleges? School offers virtual information sessions next week — and chance to win free laptops

Interested in City Colleges? School offers virtual information sessions next week — and chance to win free laptops

"We don’t want students to pause their college searches even though so many other things in life are on hold," said City Colleges Chancellor Juan Salgado said. Read full article: Interested in City Colleges? School offe...→

NYC Department of Transportation offers contact-free parking to reduce infection - amNewYork

BY GRANT LANCASTER The city’s Department of Transportation will temporarily partner with ParkMobile to give commuters another option to avoid physical Read full article: NYC Department of Transportation offers ...→

Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book Readings for Kids

Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book Readings for Kids

Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be reading some of her favorite children’s books live online “to give kids an opportunity to practice their reading” and [...] Read full article: Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book...→

Local theaters create virtual play spaces during SIP

Local theaters create virtual play spaces during SIP

Necessity is the mother of virtual classes, which is what many Peninsula theater companies are ramping up right now. Los Alto Stage Company introduced several [...] Read full article: Local theaters create virtual play space...→

Parade of whistles? Free-throw shooting contest? Today's NBA is anything but that compared to 'glory days' - amNewYork

This is not another Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James debate. This is not another freeform dialogue explaining why one player couldn't survive in the Read full article: Parade of whistles? Free-throw shooting ...→

San Diego Girl, 13, to Star In Virtual Play - Times of San Diego

The free play reading is hosted by the JCompany Youth Theatre. It's a part of the Jewish Community Center's free virtual programing. Read full article: San Diego Girl, 13, to Star In Virtual P...→

An absence of sports has taught us the importance of the games we watch and play

An absence of sports has taught us the importance of the games we watch and play

ESPN should be given a Presidential Medal of Honor for moving up the start date of "The Last Dance’’ in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: An absence of sports has taught us the i...→

Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to College Tuition-Free

Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to College Tuition-Free

Signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf on June 28, the Fostering Independence Through Education Act waives tuition for youth who were in foster care at age 16 or old [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to C...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't make sense to play any games' amid coronavirus pandemic

Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't make sense to play any games' amid coronavirus pandemic

Denver Broncos defensive back Kareem Jackson doesn’t seem excited about the idea of the NFL season being played until society has some resemblance of normalcy [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't...→

'What happened to free speech?' Manhattan protesters irked by heavy cop presence - amNewYork

Just a dozen protesters scattered across the street from Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan on Sunday afternoon to condemn the hospital's Read full article: 'What happened to free speech?' Manhatta...→

Old Town to Host Free, Virtual Cinco de Mayo Celebration - Times of San Diego

Old Town community and business leaders will come together to throw a music-filled fiesta for online viewers. Read full article: Old Town to Host Free, Virtual Cinco de ...→

Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big assist to police by feeding kids for free

Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big assist to police by feeding kids for free

The coronavirus crisis has seemingly confirmed the saying that not all heroes wear capes – they wear badges, uniforms, scrubs, stethoscopes or a range of other [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big ...→

The kids are alright: A Brooklyn mom's reflection on remote learning - amNewYork

BY JILL CYSNER The other day I heard my daughter and her classmates taking turns reading A Midsummer Night’s Dream aloud during their (virtual) Read full article: The kids are alright: A Brooklyn mom's r...→

Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids Impacted by COVID-19

Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids Impacted by COVID-19

For the first time since it began in 2015, Red Nose Day is going virtual. The annual fundraising event on NBC is offering its signature Red Nose online instead [...] Read full article: Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids I...→

Metro Detroit martial arts group offering free Zoom classes to kids

Metro Detroit martial arts group offering free Zoom classes to kids

One local martial arts group is taking its classes online and offering a special deal to parents trying to find ways for their children to blow off a little bi [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit martial arts group offerin...→

5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Quarantine

5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Quarantine

Yes, you’re stuck at home. But you can also (somewhat) keep up your social life. Read full article: 5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Qua...→

Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for free virtual therapy services

Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for free virtual therapy services

Taraji P. Henson's foundation aims to remove the mental health stigma in the African American community amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for f...→

Sheetz feeds kids for free during coronavirus crisis | WTOP

Sheetz is providing free food to help children and families in need as a result of the coronavirus crisis. It has more than a dozen locations in the D.C.-area. Read full article: Sheetz feeds kids for free during corona...→

‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films Lionsgate Streaming for Free Friday Movie Nights on YouTube

‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films Lionsgate Streaming for Free Friday Movie Nights on YouTube

With movie theaters shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic, Santa Monica-based Lionsgate announced Monday that the studio is teaming with Fandango and YouTu [...] Read full article: ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films ...→

The best virtual travel experiences for families while in quarantine - amNewYork

BY JANA BEAUCHAMP Traditional family vacations (and everything else) the way we know and treasure them are on pause. We can still plan a virtual vacation Read full article: The best virtual travel experiences for ...→

Parade of whistles? Free-throw shooting contest? Today's NBA is anything but that compared to 'glory days' - amNewYork

This is not another Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James debate. This is not another freeform dialogue explaining why one player couldn't survive in the Read full article: Parade of whistles? Free-throw shooting ...→

Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Training to Unemployed Residents

Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Training to Unemployed Residents

On the same day Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Illinois has processed over one-million traditional unemployment claims, the governor launched a new online initia [...] Read full article: Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Train...→

Giants' Saquon Barkley comments on quarantine, future contract, fan-less NFL games - amNewYork

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley is handling the quarantine like a lot of his fans are. Except he's preparing for a pivotal 2020 season that Read full article: Giants' Saquon Barkley comments on quara...→

San Diego Girl, 13, to Star In Virtual Play - Times of San Diego

The free play reading is hosted by the JCompany Youth Theatre. It's a part of the Jewish Community Center's free virtual programing. Read full article: San Diego Girl, 13, to Star In Virtual P...→

Tips for Reorganizing Your Kids’ Play Area

Is your play area creating more stress than fun? Melissa Mollet has tips on creating a nice playspace for your kids.... Many Virginia drivers had a rough commu [...] Read full article: Tips for Reorganizing Your Kids’ Play Ar...→

Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to College Tuition-Free

Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to College Tuition-Free

Signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf on June 28, the Fostering Independence Through Education Act waives tuition for youth who were in foster care at age 16 or old [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to C...→

Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega For a free Virtual Cinco de Mayo Party

Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega For a free Virtual Cinco de Mayo Party

Today, May 5, beginning at 6 p.m., we're partying live from Bodega in South Beach!  Learn how to make micheladas and margaritas with mixologist Hayden Miller a [...] Read full article: Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega ...→

'What happened to free speech?' Manhattan protesters irked by heavy cop presence - amNewYork

Just a dozen protesters scattered across the street from Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan on Sunday afternoon to condemn the hospital's Read full article: 'What happened to free speech?' Manhatta...→

Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are too. Help fill their free time through ‘Chicago Reads’

Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are too. Help fill their free time through ‘Chicago Reads’

With your help, the Sun-Times Charity Trust is again providing books through our "Chicago Reads" program. We match Chicago Public Schools students with people [...] Read full article: Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are t...→

Sports leagues really want to play games again. They just can’t figure out how.

Sports leagues really want to play games again. They just can’t figure out how.

The organized sports world in the United States is no closer today than seven weeks ago to determining how and when to resume play. Read full article: Sports leagues really want to play games...→

Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big assist to police by feeding kids for free

Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big assist to police by feeding kids for free

The coronavirus crisis has seemingly confirmed the saying that not all heroes wear capes – they wear badges, uniforms, scrubs, stethoscopes or a range of other [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big ...→

MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activities for Kids & Adults

MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activities for Kids & Adults

CBS Detroit – The Michigan State University Tollgate Education Center & Farm located in Novi on Meadowbrook Road at 12 Mile offers activities to educate and en [...] Read full article: MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activit...→

Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids Impacted by COVID-19

Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids Impacted by COVID-19

For the first time since it began in 2015, Red Nose Day is going virtual. The annual fundraising event on NBC is offering its signature Red Nose online instead [...] Read full article: Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids I...→

Report: ESPN, KBO close to deal to air South Korean baseball games - amNewYork

Hopefully, Major League Baseball fans are in the business of consolation prizes.  While America's Pasttime is frozen due to the coronavirus Read full article: Report: ESPN, KBO close to deal to air S...→

Santa's making virtual visits to kids in quarantine

Santa's making virtual visits to kids in quarantine, and everyone's on the nice list these days. Read full article: Santa's making virtual visits to kids in...→

5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Quarantine

5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Quarantine

Yes, you’re stuck at home. But you can also (somewhat) keep up your social life. Read full article: 5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Qua...→

NYC Department of Transportation offers contact-free parking to reduce infection - amNewYork

BY GRANT LANCASTER The city’s Department of Transportation will temporarily partner with ParkMobile to give commuters another option to avoid physical Read full article: NYC Department of Transportation offers ...→

South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Offering Free Virtual Photo Shoots

South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Offering Free Virtual Photo Shoots

Still, as the coronavirus crisis continues, artists and entrepreneurs alike are finding ingenious ways to circumvent isolation. Read full article: South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Of...→

Sheetz feeds kids for free during coronavirus crisis | WTOP

Sheetz is providing free food to help children and families in need as a result of the coronavirus crisis. It has more than a dozen locations in the D.C.-area. Read full article: Sheetz feeds kids for free during corona...→

Local theaters create virtual play spaces during SIP

Local theaters create virtual play spaces during SIP

Necessity is the mother of virtual classes, which is what many Peninsula theater companies are ramping up right now. Los Alto Stage Company introduced several [...] Read full article: Local theaters create virtual play space...→

The promotion will be virtual for new “Hunger Games” novel

The promotion will be virtual for new “Hunger Games” novel

“The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes,” Suzanne Collin’s prequel to her best-selling series, is dropping on Tuesday as scheduled. Here’s the virtual party lowdow [...] Read full article: The promotion will be virtual for new “H...→

Philharmonic violinist leads first-of-its-kind virtual lesson for Bronx charter school students - amNewYork

BY JASON COHEN Zeta Charter Schools released a video today of a first-of-its-kind virtual violin lesson for dozens of city students with New York Read full article: Philharmonic violinist leads first-of-it...→

Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Camp With Bears' Rashad Coward

Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Camp With Bears' Rashad Coward

Coward's camp for second graders through high school. Coward is excited to give kids some excitement about football even if it is for a short time. Read full article: Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Ca...→

An absence of sports has taught us the importance of the games we watch and play

An absence of sports has taught us the importance of the games we watch and play

ESPN should be given a Presidential Medal of Honor for moving up the start date of "The Last Dance’’ in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: An absence of sports has taught us the i...→

Teen starts free online tutoring service to help kids struggling with remote learning

Teen starts free online tutoring service to help kids struggling with remote learning

High school junior, Jai Mehrotra-Varma, started a free online tutoring service to help kids and parents who are struggling with remote learning. Read full article: Teen starts free online tutoring service...→

SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual Art Lessons During Stay-at-Home Order

SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual Art Lessons During Stay-at-Home Order

One SoCal dad is drawing big crowds during the state’s stay-at-home order. But don’t worry — this artist’s drawing parties are social distancing-approved.  Don [...] Read full article: SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual A...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't make sense to play any games' amid coronavirus pandemic

Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't make sense to play any games' amid coronavirus pandemic

Denver Broncos defensive back Kareem Jackson doesn’t seem excited about the idea of the NFL season being played until society has some resemblance of normalcy [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't...→

NHL players entering Canada to play games may be subject to quarantine rules, Trudeau says

NHL players entering Canada to play games may be subject to quarantine rules, Trudeau says

Should the NHL start playing hockey again, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says players will have to face quarantine rules because of the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: NHL players entering Canada to play game...→

Cyndi Lauper, Zac Posen to be honored at free virtual gala for Manhattan music school - amNewYork

To celebrate 125 years of programming, the Third Street Music School Settlement will hold a star-studded virtual gala next week. The gala will be Read full article: Cyndi Lauper, Zac Posen to be honored at...→

Old Town to Host Free, Virtual Cinco de Mayo Celebration - Times of San Diego

Old Town community and business leaders will come together to throw a music-filled fiesta for online viewers. Read full article: Old Town to Host Free, Virtual Cinco de ...→

A Japanese aquarium is calling on members of the public to play a virtual game o [...]

A Japanese aquarium is calling on members of the public to play a virtual game of peek-a-boo with its community of about 300 eels to help prevent the creatures [...] Read full article: A Japanese aquarium is calling on member...→

Damian Lewis: "Audience is attracted to the power play" - amNewYork

BY MARIA ESTEVEZ, MWN May 3 will see the release of the fifth season of ‘Billions’, a drama series that follows a legal battle of the U.S. Attorney Read full article: Damian Lewis: "Audience is attracted to ...→

The kids are alright: A Brooklyn mom's reflection on remote learning - amNewYork

BY JILL CYSNER The other day I heard my daughter and her classmates taking turns reading A Midsummer Night’s Dream aloud during their (virtual) Read full article: The kids are alright: A Brooklyn mom's r...→

Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local Classrooms Free Virtual 'Field Trips'

Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local Classrooms Free Virtual 'Field Trips'

Spring Farm Sanctuary in Long Lake is now offering a creative way for teachers and students to go on a field trip during this time of distance learning. Read full article: Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local...→

YouTube to host free virtual film festival with Tribeca, Cannes and more

YouTube to host free virtual film festival with Tribeca, Cannes and more

Film festivals worldwide are teaming up on a new effort titled, "We Are One: A Global Film Festival," a virtual festival on YouTube that will be available for [...] Read full article: YouTube to host free virtual film festiv...→

Metro Detroit martial arts group offering free Zoom classes to kids

Metro Detroit martial arts group offering free Zoom classes to kids

One local martial arts group is taking its classes online and offering a special deal to parents trying to find ways for their children to blow off a little bi [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit martial arts group offerin...→

Interested in City Colleges? School offers virtual information sessions next week — and chance to win free laptops

Interested in City Colleges? School offers virtual information sessions next week — and chance to win free laptops

"We don’t want students to pause their college searches even though so many other things in life are on hold," said City Colleges Chancellor Juan Salgado said. Read full article: Interested in City Colleges? School offe...→

Best friends deliver free lunches every Wednesday to soften COVID-19's impact

Two best friends from the Bronx are doing their part to make sure families are fed during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Best friends deliver free lunches every ...→

Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for free virtual therapy services

Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for free virtual therapy services

Taraji P. Henson's foundation aims to remove the mental health stigma in the African American community amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for f...→

Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book Readings for Kids

Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book Readings for Kids

Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be reading some of her favorite children’s books live online “to give kids an opportunity to practice their reading” and [...] Read full article: Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book...→

Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Free virtual workouts for those in recovery

Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Free virtual workouts for those in recovery

With the coronavirus shutdown especially tough on people recovering from substance use disorder, a local sober active community has gone virtual to keep people [...] Read full article: Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Fre...→

‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films Lionsgate Streaming for Free Friday Movie Nights on YouTube

‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films Lionsgate Streaming for Free Friday Movie Nights on YouTube

With movie theaters shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic, Santa Monica-based Lionsgate announced Monday that the studio is teaming with Fandango and YouTu [...] Read full article: ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films ...→

The best virtual travel experiences for families while in quarantine - amNewYork

BY JANA BEAUCHAMP Traditional family vacations (and everything else) the way we know and treasure them are on pause. We can still plan a virtual vacation Read full article: The best virtual travel experiences for ...→

Parade of whistles? Free-throw shooting contest? Today's NBA is anything but that compared to 'glory days' - amNewYork

This is not another Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James debate. This is not another freeform dialogue explaining why one player couldn't survive in the Read full article: Parade of whistles? Free-throw shooting ...→

The promotion will be virtual for new “Hunger Games” novel

The promotion will be virtual for new “Hunger Games” novel

“The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes,” Suzanne Collin’s prequel to her best-selling series, is dropping on Tuesday as scheduled. Here’s the virtual party lowdow [...] Read full article: The promotion will be virtual for new “H...→

Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Training to Unemployed Residents

Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Training to Unemployed Residents

On the same day Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Illinois has processed over one-million traditional unemployment claims, the governor launched a new online initia [...] Read full article: Illinois to Offer Free Virtual Job Train...→

Giants' Saquon Barkley comments on quarantine, future contract, fan-less NFL games - amNewYork

New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley is handling the quarantine like a lot of his fans are. Except he's preparing for a pivotal 2020 season that Read full article: Giants' Saquon Barkley comments on quara...→

Philharmonic violinist leads first-of-its-kind virtual lesson for Bronx charter school students - amNewYork

BY JASON COHEN Zeta Charter Schools released a video today of a first-of-its-kind virtual violin lesson for dozens of city students with New York Read full article: Philharmonic violinist leads first-of-it...→

San Diego Girl, 13, to Star In Virtual Play - Times of San Diego

The free play reading is hosted by the JCompany Youth Theatre. It's a part of the Jewish Community Center's free virtual programing. Read full article: San Diego Girl, 13, to Star In Virtual P...→

Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Camp With Bears' Rashad Coward

Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Camp With Bears' Rashad Coward

Coward's camp for second graders through high school. Coward is excited to give kids some excitement about football even if it is for a short time. Read full article: Kids Get To Score At Virtual Football Ca...→

An absence of sports has taught us the importance of the games we watch and play

An absence of sports has taught us the importance of the games we watch and play

ESPN should be given a Presidential Medal of Honor for moving up the start date of "The Last Dance’’ in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: An absence of sports has taught us the i...→

Tips for Reorganizing Your Kids’ Play Area

Is your play area creating more stress than fun? Melissa Mollet has tips on creating a nice playspace for your kids.... Many Virginia drivers had a rough commu [...] Read full article: Tips for Reorganizing Your Kids’ Play Ar...→

Teen starts free online tutoring service to help kids struggling with remote learning

Teen starts free online tutoring service to help kids struggling with remote learning

High school junior, Jai Mehrotra-Varma, started a free online tutoring service to help kids and parents who are struggling with remote learning. Read full article: Teen starts free online tutoring service...→

Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to College Tuition-Free

Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to College Tuition-Free

Signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf on June 28, the Fostering Independence Through Education Act waives tuition for youth who were in foster care at age 16 or old [...] Read full article: Pennsylvania Foster Kids Can Now Go to C...→

SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual Art Lessons During Stay-at-Home Order

SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual Art Lessons During Stay-at-Home Order

One SoCal dad is drawing big crowds during the state’s stay-at-home order. But don’t worry — this artist’s drawing parties are social distancing-approved.  Don [...] Read full article: SoCal Tattoo Artist Gives Free Virtual A...→

Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't make sense to play any games' amid coronavirus pandemic

Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't make sense to play any games' amid coronavirus pandemic

Denver Broncos defensive back Kareem Jackson doesn’t seem excited about the idea of the NFL season being played until society has some resemblance of normalcy [...] Read full article: Broncos' Kareem Jackson says 'it doesn't...→

Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega For a free Virtual Cinco de Mayo Party

Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega For a free Virtual Cinco de Mayo Party

Today, May 5, beginning at 6 p.m., we're partying live from Bodega in South Beach!  Learn how to make micheladas and margaritas with mixologist Hayden Miller a [...] Read full article: Join New Times, Modelo Beer, and Bodega ...→

NHL players entering Canada to play games may be subject to quarantine rules, Trudeau says

NHL players entering Canada to play games may be subject to quarantine rules, Trudeau says

Should the NHL start playing hockey again, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says players will have to face quarantine rules because of the coronavirus pa [...] Read full article: NHL players entering Canada to play game...→

'What happened to free speech?' Manhattan protesters irked by heavy cop presence - amNewYork

Just a dozen protesters scattered across the street from Mount Sinai Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan on Sunday afternoon to condemn the hospital's Read full article: 'What happened to free speech?' Manhatta...→

Cyndi Lauper, Zac Posen to be honored at free virtual gala for Manhattan music school - amNewYork

To celebrate 125 years of programming, the Third Street Music School Settlement will hold a star-studded virtual gala next week. The gala will be Read full article: Cyndi Lauper, Zac Posen to be honored at...→

Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are too. Help fill their free time through ‘Chicago Reads’

Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are too. Help fill their free time through ‘Chicago Reads’

With your help, the Sun-Times Charity Trust is again providing books through our "Chicago Reads" program. We match Chicago Public Schools students with people [...] Read full article: Bored of sheltering in place? Kids are t...→

Old Town to Host Free, Virtual Cinco de Mayo Celebration - Times of San Diego

Old Town community and business leaders will come together to throw a music-filled fiesta for online viewers. Read full article: Old Town to Host Free, Virtual Cinco de ...→

Sports leagues really want to play games again. They just can’t figure out how.

Sports leagues really want to play games again. They just can’t figure out how.

The organized sports world in the United States is no closer today than seven weeks ago to determining how and when to resume play. Read full article: Sports leagues really want to play games...→

A Japanese aquarium is calling on members of the public to play a virtual game o [...]

A Japanese aquarium is calling on members of the public to play a virtual game of peek-a-boo with its community of about 300 eels to help prevent the creatures [...] Read full article: A Japanese aquarium is calling on member...→

Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big assist to police by feeding kids for free

Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big assist to police by feeding kids for free

The coronavirus crisis has seemingly confirmed the saying that not all heroes wear capes – they wear badges, uniforms, scrubs, stethoscopes or a range of other [...] Read full article: Minneapolis Domino's employee gives big ...→

Damian Lewis: "Audience is attracted to the power play" - amNewYork

BY MARIA ESTEVEZ, MWN May 3 will see the release of the fifth season of ‘Billions’, a drama series that follows a legal battle of the U.S. Attorney Read full article: Damian Lewis: "Audience is attracted to ...→

The kids are alright: A Brooklyn mom's reflection on remote learning - amNewYork

BY JILL CYSNER The other day I heard my daughter and her classmates taking turns reading A Midsummer Night’s Dream aloud during their (virtual) Read full article: The kids are alright: A Brooklyn mom's r...→

MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activities for Kids & Adults

MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activities for Kids & Adults

CBS Detroit – The Michigan State University Tollgate Education Center & Farm located in Novi on Meadowbrook Road at 12 Mile offers activities to educate and en [...] Read full article: MSU Tollgate Farm Offers Virtual Activit...→

Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local Classrooms Free Virtual 'Field Trips'

Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local Classrooms Free Virtual 'Field Trips'

Spring Farm Sanctuary in Long Lake is now offering a creative way for teachers and students to go on a field trip during this time of distance learning. Read full article: Spring Farm Sanctuary Now Offering Local...→

Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids Impacted by COVID-19

Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids Impacted by COVID-19

For the first time since it began in 2015, Red Nose Day is going virtual. The annual fundraising event on NBC is offering its signature Red Nose online instead [...] Read full article: Red Nose Day Goes Virtual to Help Kids I...→

YouTube to host free virtual film festival with Tribeca, Cannes and more

YouTube to host free virtual film festival with Tribeca, Cannes and more

Film festivals worldwide are teaming up on a new effort titled, "We Are One: A Global Film Festival," a virtual festival on YouTube that will be available for [...] Read full article: YouTube to host free virtual film festiv...→

Report: ESPN, KBO close to deal to air South Korean baseball games - amNewYork

Hopefully, Major League Baseball fans are in the business of consolation prizes.  While America's Pasttime is frozen due to the coronavirus Read full article: Report: ESPN, KBO close to deal to air S...→

Metro Detroit martial arts group offering free Zoom classes to kids

Metro Detroit martial arts group offering free Zoom classes to kids

One local martial arts group is taking its classes online and offering a special deal to parents trying to find ways for their children to blow off a little bi [...] Read full article: Metro Detroit martial arts group offerin...→

Santa's making virtual visits to kids in quarantine

Santa's making virtual visits to kids in quarantine, and everyone's on the nice list these days. Read full article: Santa's making virtual visits to kids in...→

Interested in City Colleges? School offers virtual information sessions next week — and chance to win free laptops

Interested in City Colleges? School offers virtual information sessions next week — and chance to win free laptops

"We don’t want students to pause their college searches even though so many other things in life are on hold," said City Colleges Chancellor Juan Salgado said. Read full article: Interested in City Colleges? School offe...→

5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Quarantine

5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Quarantine

Yes, you’re stuck at home. But you can also (somewhat) keep up your social life. Read full article: 5 Games to Play on Video Chat During Qua...→

Best friends deliver free lunches every Wednesday to soften COVID-19's impact

Two best friends from the Bronx are doing their part to make sure families are fed during the coronavirus pandemic.  Read full article: Best friends deliver free lunches every ...→

NYC Department of Transportation offers contact-free parking to reduce infection - amNewYork

BY GRANT LANCASTER The city’s Department of Transportation will temporarily partner with ParkMobile to give commuters another option to avoid physical Read full article: NYC Department of Transportation offers ...→

Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for free virtual therapy services

Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for free virtual therapy services

Taraji P. Henson's foundation aims to remove the mental health stigma in the African American community amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read full article: Taraji P. Henson launches campaign for f...→

South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Offering Free Virtual Photo Shoots

South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Offering Free Virtual Photo Shoots

Still, as the coronavirus crisis continues, artists and entrepreneurs alike are finding ingenious ways to circumvent isolation. Read full article: South Florida Couple Goes Viral After Of...→

Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book Readings for Kids

Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book Readings for Kids

Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be reading some of her favorite children’s books live online “to give kids an opportunity to practice their reading” and [...] Read full article: Michelle Obama Hosting Live Virtual Book...→

Sheetz feeds kids for free during coronavirus crisis | WTOP

Sheetz is providing free food to help children and families in need as a result of the coronavirus crisis. It has more than a dozen locations in the D.C.-area. Read full article: Sheetz feeds kids for free during corona...→

Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Free virtual workouts for those in recovery

Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Free virtual workouts for those in recovery

With the coronavirus shutdown especially tough on people recovering from substance use disorder, a local sober active community has gone virtual to keep people [...] Read full article: Coronavirus impact in Massachusetts: Fre...→

Local theaters create virtual play spaces during SIP

Local theaters create virtual play spaces during SIP

Necessity is the mother of virtual classes, which is what many Peninsula theater companies are ramping up right now. Los Alto Stage Company introduced several [...] Read full article: Local theaters create virtual play space...→

‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films Lionsgate Streaming for Free Friday Movie Nights on YouTube

‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films Lionsgate Streaming for Free Friday Movie Nights on YouTube

With movie theaters shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic, Santa Monica-based Lionsgate announced Monday that the studio is teaming with Fandango and YouTu [...] Read full article: ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘John Wick’ Among Films ...→