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Pitch-rific celebration forAT&T in Queens

3 Pitch-rific celebration forAT&T in Queens * Grand Opening of High-tech Bilingual AT&T store in

* Grand Opening of High-tech Bilingual AT&T store in Queens Center Mall

* Former NY Yankees Legendary Pitcher Dwilight Gooden attends the Ribbon- cutting, met and signed autographs for fans

* HOT97 team and Morning Host K Foxx attended the event

(Kriti Osan) Queens, NY:

Large number of people were seen waiting in line, outside AT&T’s newest, larger Hi-tech wireless store, on February 26, 2012 at the Queens Center Mall, to mark its grand opening and to meet the New York Yankees pitcher Dwight Gooden who attended the ribbon cutting and signed autographs for fans. This store opening is part of AT&T’s foregoing efforts to address the growing demand for advanced

(L to R)Ed Bergstraesser (AT&T Public Affairs Director), New York State As- sembly member Grace
(L to R)Ed Bergstraesser (AT&T Public Affairs Director), New York State As-
sembly member Grace Meng, former New York Yankees pitcher Dwight
Gooden, New York State Senator TobyAnn Stavisky,Area Retail Sales Director Yvette
Odulio and Store Manager Pablo Maldonado attend the ribbon cutting
(Pictures by Kriti Osan)

Queens residents and businesses hands on access to the latest electronic devices on the market,” said Council Member Leroy Comrie. “Bilingual representatives being on staff to assist with customer service and technical support are a bonus. Helping more people familiarize themselves with wireless technology will help close the digital divide.” HOT97 team and Morning Host K Foxx were present at the

event giving prizes and free tickets for the Madison Square Garden concert as part of their promotion. The store is led by industry veteran -Pablo Maldonado and has a team of 27 sales consultants; 23 sales consultants are bilingual in Spanish and all are trained to assist customers — both business and consumer — with purchasing decisions, customer service and technical support. The customers were eligible for

up to $50 off all 4G capable Android smartphones and tablets at that location from February 23-February 26. This opening brings the number of AT&T-owned stores in Queens 10. *AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc. About Dwight Eugene Gooden : Nicknamed "Doc Gooden" or "Dr. K", is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He was one

when the federal govern- ment has seen its credit outlook downgraded from stable to negative and several state and local governments have in- creased borrowing to un- sustainable levels, Kate Murray's sound and sen- sible budgeting policies have earned the respect of rating agencies on Wall Street. Many promi- nent Nassau county elected and public offi- cials attended the dinner to show support for Kate Murray.

of the most dominant and feared pitchers in the National League in the middle and late 1980s. About AT&T AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) is a premier communications holding company and one of the most honored companies in the world. Its subsidiaries and affiliates – AT&T operating companies – are the providers of AT&T services in the United States and around the world. With a powerful array of network resources that includes the nation's fastest mobile broadband network, AT&T is a leading provider of wireless, Wi-Fi, high speed Internet, voice and cloud- based services. A leader in mobile broadband and emerging 4G capabilities, AT&T also offers the best wireless coverage worldwide of any U.S. carrier, offering the most wireless phones that work in the most countries. It also offers advanced TV services under the AT&T U- verse® and AT&T ¦DIRECTV brands. The company's suite

of IP-based business communications services is

one of the most advanced in the world. In domestic markets, AT&T Advertising Solutions and AT&T Interactive are known for their leadership in local search and advertising.

Additional information about AT&T Inc. and the products and services provided by AT&T subsidiaries and affiliates is available at http:// www.att.com. This AT&T news release and other announcements are available at http:// www.att.com/newsroom and as part of an RSS feed atwww.att.com/rss. Or follow our news on Twitter at @ATT. © 2012 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. Mobile broadband not available in all areas. AT&T, the AT&T logo and all other marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and/or AT&T affiliated companies. All other marks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

INOC (MP chapter) celebrates Digvijay Singh Raja Sahib's Birthday

chapter) celebrates Digvijay Singh Raja Sahib's Birthday (New York, USA) The Madhya Pradesh Chapter of INOC
chapter) celebrates Digvijay Singh Raja Sahib's Birthday (New York, USA) The Madhya Pradesh Chapter of INOC

(New York, USA) The Madhya Pradesh Chapter of INOC celebrated the birthday of Honorable Mr. Digvijay Singh Raja Sahib at the head office of Indian National Overseas

Congress in Flushing , New York . The function was organized by Mr. Juned Qazi – President of Madhya Pradesh Chapter and all INOC Executives were present as well.

Chapter and all INOC Executives were present as well. Chapter Presidents along with their respected teams
Chapter and all INOC Executives were present as well. Chapter Presidents along with their respected teams

Chapter Presidents along with their respected teams attended the dinner celebration. News reporters and press were also present. Dr. Malhotra, President INOC, gave a

brief formal speech wishing Raja Sahib a very happy birthday and calling him a great Leader standing as a strong pillar of AICC. With his voice & powerful statements, Raja Sahib has defended the integrity of India ’s Congress party. AICC and INOC are proud to have a Leader like him, who leads & inspires our youth with his strong patriotic values. Chapter Presidents also gave small speeches wishing Honorable Raja Sahib and praising his great personality in leading the Congress during difficult times with commendable courage.

Congress during difficult times with commendable courage. wireless data products and services. New York State Assembly

wireless data products and services. New York State Assembly Member Grace Meng, New York State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky congratulated AT&T on the opening of its Hi-tech bilingual store and its efforts to boost the economy and community involvement in Queens. Also present at the event were Ed Bergstraesser, AT&T Public Affairs Director and Area Retail Sales Director Yvette Odulio. “The Queens Center Mall

store expansion augments our growing portfolio of bilingual retail locations in the metro NY area,” Tom DeVito, Vice President and General Manager for AT&T in New York and New Jersey, said in a company press release. “Customers can ‘try before they buy’ the most advanced devices and get assistance in their language of choice.” “Wireless technology is a part of our daily lives and I am pleased to see AT&T’s new facility will give

Fundraiser held in support of Kate Murray

She works closely with the South Asian community leaders to ensure that the concerns of the South Asian community are heard and ap- propriately directed. Under Kate Murray’s leadership, Hempstead Town has re- ceived seven consecutive awards from the indepen- dent Government Finance Officers Association for

given Hempstead Town the highest credit ratings available. Her team motto, “freezing taxes, helping people” holds the line on town taxes and maintains all of the top- notch services offered to residents of America’s largest township, Hempstead, NY. The Town of Hempstead

and continues to offer the essential services, pro- grams and facilities that enhance the quality of life for residents. Kate Murray has embraced the environment, molding the town into a municipal role model for the incorpora- tion of green and renew- able energy concepts. Because of the town's "solid financial position," it has been able to refur- bish playgrounds, reno- vate swimming pools, overhaul tennis and bas- ketball courts. At a time

Kate Murray (Supervisor of the Town of Hempstead, New York) (Pictures by Kriti Osan)

Kate Murray (Supervisor of the Town of Hempstead, New York)

(Pictures by Kriti Osan)

(By Kriti Osan) Westbury, NY : A fundraiser in honor of Kate Murray (Supervisor of the Town of Hempstead, New York) for her ongoing campaign was held at the Westbury Manor in Westbury, NY. The dinner was celebrated with the Mardi Gras spirit. A known spokesperson & supporter for the South Asian commu- nity, Kate Murray has al- ways shown support for the community cause. For the past 8 years, Supervisor Kate Murray has enthusias- tically celebrated all South Asian festivals like Indian Republic Day for the Indian

Kate Murray (Supervisor of the Town of Hempstead, New York) (3rd from Left), with Zahid

Kate Murray (Supervisor of the Town of Hempstead, New York) (3rd from Left), with Zahid Syed (Chairman of the Nassau County Human Rights Commission) (3rd right), Mohinder Singh Taneja (Member of South Asian Outreach Initiatives) (2nd Left), Anupam Nagpal (Director Marketing-The South Asian Insider) (2nd right)

community, Eid celebra- tions for the Muslim com- munity, to name just a few.

excellence in financial re- porting. Wall Street’s top credit rating firms have

stands tall amidst eco- nomic uncertainties fac- ing our nation and state,

Starting Your Business 101: Series on Small Business Ownership

(New York City ) Asian Women In Business will conduct a four-part series on small business ownership – ‘Starting Your Business 101’. The classes will be held on four consecutive Tuesdays – March 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2012 - 6:00 PM– 8:30 PM – at Microsoft, 1290 Avenue of the Americas (corner of 52nd Street), 6th Floor, New York City. The Starting Your Business 101 series is one of AWIB’s most popular workshops. It takes a comprehensive look at all aspects of setting up and managing a business. For those looking to hone their business skills or preparing to start a business, this four-week series is a must-attend. The topics that are covered during the

four-week series are: ‘Writing a Business Plan’, ‘Legal Structures and Tax Issues’, ‘On and Off-Line Marketing’, and ‘Financing & Risk Management’ respectively.

and ‘Financing & Risk Management’ respectively. The Starting Your Business 101 series of classes will be

The Starting Your Business 101 series of classes will be conducted by industry experts. The series has consistently received rave reviews. Besides the access to a wealth of

information from speakers, attendees have used the sessions to get their questions answered as well as network with fellow budding entrepreneurs to share ideas and solicit constructive feedback. Registration is $20 per class or $40 for the four-class series for AWIB members and $30 per class or $80 for the series for non-members. Seating is limited. Registration can be completed online by going to www.awib.org/events. You can also call 212.868.1368.

Asian Women In Business (www.awib.org) is the only nonprofit organization in the country with the primary mission of assisting Asian women entrepreneurs. AWIB sponsors conferences, workshops and seminars on a variety of business topics and holds frequent networking activities to enable members to make important business contacts.