NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Time Warner Cable Noticias NY1 News, New York City’s only 24-hour
Spanish language local news network, will be joining the thousands of
Dominican New Yorkers and parade revelers to celebrate the vibrant
culture of Quisqueya with live coverage broadcast directly
from the parade route on Sunday, August 9th beginning at
12:00 p.m. Time Warner Cable subscribers can get in on all the parade
action live on Noticias channel 95 and online in real time on www.ny1noticias.com.
The 34th Annual Dominican Day Parade will travel along Sixth
Avenue “Avenue of the Americas” from 36th Street to 52nd
Street. Among the honorees and special guests expected to participate in
the parade are: baseball Hall of Fame inductee and parade Grand
Marshall, Pedro Martínez; Parade Queen,
Celinés Toribio; and Parade King, Johnny Ventura. NY1
Noticias team of anchors and reporters including: Patsi
Arias, Philip Klint, Juan Manuel Benitez, Fabiola Galindo, Tairy Ynoa
and Stephanie Vies will also be participating in
parade festivities from the NY1 Noticias float.
Customers can also catch-up on the Dominian Day Parade coverage on
Noticias en Español on Local on Demand – channel 1020 under the
“Noticias en Español” category.
For the latest news coverage on NY1 Noticias including real-time
updates, customers can visit www.ny1noticias.com
or follow the news team on twitter @NY1Noticias.
About The Dominican Day Parade, Inc.
The newly formed Dominican Day Parade, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(3)(c),
non-partisan organization in formation that organizes the annual parade
and festivities that promote the richness of the culture, folklore and
popular traditions of the Dominican Republic. The organization strives
to provide an understanding of the heritage and contributions of the
Dominican community in America and throughout the world. Over time, the
organization will focus on providing over $250,000 worth of scholarship
money to aspiring Dominican students in the Dominican Diaspora elevating
our focus on educational achievement and excellence. http://www.dominicanparadeinc.org
About NY1 Noticias
NY1 Noticias, a part of the Time Warner Cable News Division, is New York
City’s only 24-hour Spanish language local news network, serving New
York City’s five boroughs and parts of New Jersey with its coverage of
weather, local news, politics, sports and arts throughout the five
boroughs. Noticias, a part of Time Warner Cable’s NYC Region, is
available on channel 95 and channel 801 on Time Warner Cable of New York
and New Jersey cable systems, and channel 194 of Cablevision Systems of
New York City. Viewers have access to NY1 Noticias’ news content,
feature segments and special programs with NY1 Noticias Video On Demand
on channel 1111 of Time Warner Cable of New York and New Jersey. NY1
Noticias is also available online at http://ny1noticias.com.
Time Warner Cable
Evelyn Galarza, 212-364-8305