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Photo Flash: Melissa Errico, Matt Polenzani, and More at Sing for Hope's 2013 ART FOR ALL Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 31, 2013

On Monday, October 28, 2013, Sing for Hope celebrated its 7th annual gala in New York City in a multi-level Chelsea loft space punctuated by brilliantly colored Sing for Hope Pianos and vivid art photographs. Nearly 400 guests gathered to support Sing for Hope's arts outreach programs that democratize the arts and ignite the spark of creative innovation in all people. Scroll down for photos from the event! (more...)

Paulson & Co. to Acquire Steinway Musical Instruments for $40 Per Share
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2013

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 14, 2013 - Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc. ('Steinway' or the 'Company') (NYSE: LVB) and investment firm Paulson & Co. Inc. ('Paulson') today announced that entities affiliated with Paulson and the Company have entered into a definitive merger agreement (the 'Paulson Merger Agreement') for the acquisition of the Company in a transaction valued at approximately $512 million. Upon the completion of the transaction, Steinway will become a privately held company. (more...)

Steinway Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results
by BWW News Desk - Aug 06, 2013

WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 6, 2013 - Steinway Musical Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: LVB) today announced its financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2013. (more...)

Photo Flash: CBS, PBS, HUB Network, Nickelodeon Win Big at 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards
by TV News Desk - Jun 15, 2013

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced last night, June 14, the winners of the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards in a sold-out, grand gala for over 1,100 attendees at the Westin Bonaventure, in downtown Los Angeles. Scroll down for the full list of winners and photos from the ceremony! (more...)

24 Hour Fitness Opens New Hayward Gym Today
by BWW News Desk - Jun 01, 2013

Today, June 1 at 6 a.m., the new 24 Hour Fitness Super-Sport club located at 2480 Whipple Road in Hayward, Calif., opens at 6 a.m. The grand opening follows the company's recent East Bay club openings in Walnut Creek and Fremont. (more...)

24 Hour Fitness Opens New Hayward Gym, 6/1
by BWW News Desk - May 28, 2013

On Saturday, June 1 at 6 a.m., the new 24 Hour Fitness Super-Sport club located at 2480 Whipple Road in Hayward, Calif., opens at 6 a.m. The grand opening follows the company's recent East Bay club openings in Walnut Creek and Fremont. (more...)

GIRLS, BREAKING BAD Take Home DGA Awards
by TV News Desk - Feb 03, 2013

The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2012 were announced tonight during the 65th Annual DGA Awards Dinner at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Los Angeles. Lena Dunham won the DGA's Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Comedy Series for Girls. (more...)

Ben Affleck Wins DGA Feature Film Award for ARGO
by Movies News Desk - Feb 03, 2013

The winners of the Directors Guild of America Outstanding Directorial Achievement Awards for 2012 were announced tonight during the 65th Annual DGA Awards Dinner at the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Los Angeles. Ben Affleck won the DGA's Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Feature Film for Argo. (more...)

HOMELAND Among Director's Guild 2012 TV Nominations; Full List Revealed!
by TV News Desk - Jan 09, 2013

Directors Guild of America President Taylor Hackford today announced the DGA's nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television and Commercials for the year 2012. (more...)

Jennifer Aniston, Demi Moore Among DGA's 2012 TV & Commercial Nominees
by TV News Desk - Jan 10, 2012

Directors Guild of America President Taylor Hackford today announced the DGA's nominees for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Television and Commercials for the year 2011. (more...)