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What’s New On Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video, And HBO: May 2017’s Top Shows And Movies

One of the least fortunate things about the eye-bugging Best Picture mishap at the Academy Awards was that it was all we could talk about for weeks. Understandably so, give the once-in-a-lifetime nature of the mix-up and how mortifying it must’ve been for those involved. But a disservice all the same because it kept us from really settling into one of the most exciting developments in a generation of Oscar-watching: Moonlight was our Best Picture winner.photo: A24If you follow the Academy...

Optical Academy Provides On-Site Eye Exams, Eyewear, and Same-Day Glasses for Over 30,000 Temporary Housing Students

CLIFTON, N.J., April 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Optical Academy is providing more than 30,000 temporary housing students and over 30 schools with on-site eye exams, eyewear, and same-day labs in just 16-weeks for the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE)."We love our partnership with the NYCDOE who believes in us and our onsite eye care program to provide better care for the most fragile students of NYC.  In New York alone, we provide hundreds of thousands of students with the...

Abstract Concepts Frame JCC’s Art Exhibit Fundraiser

Posted on May 24, 2017 | 11:09 a.m.The Jewish Federation of Greater Santa Barbara’s Art at the JCC will host an reception for its newest exhibition, the Abstract Art Collective’s 3rd Annual ArtSEE fundraiser, 2-4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 4.The Abstract Art Collective exhibit and sale, which benefits SEE International, will be on display June 4-Aug. 18 at the Jewish Federation’s Bronfman Family Jewish Community Center, 524 Chapala St.SEE International is a nonprofit, humanitarian organization...