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2012-09-22 23:01:24

Cheap Concert Tickets announces that tickets for the Brooklyn Nets go onsale Monday, September 24th. This is a fresh beginning for the team at a brand new venue. Fans can add the free promo code BROOKLYN for additional savings on any Brooklyn Nets basketball ticket order. Brooklyn, NY (PRWEB) September 22, 2012 Brooklyn Nets tickets for their first season at the new Barclays Center are now available. The Brooklyn Nets are part of the Atlantic Division of the NBA and their home stadium is...

2010-10-07 17:02:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Stolichnaya, a pioneer in the flavored vodka category, and Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, the sales and marketing arm of the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, announced that Stolichnaya is embarking as a Founding Partner in a five-year alliance with the Barclays Center, the planned state-of-the-art sports and entertainment venue, and with NETS Basketball. The opening of the Barclays Center in late spring/early summer of 2012 will mark the return of...

2009-09-23 13:20:00

CLEVELAND, BROOKLYN, N.Y. and MOSCOW, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Forest City Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) today announced that its New York-based subsidiary, Forest City Ratner Companies, Inc. ("FCRC") and Nets Sports and Entertainment ("NSE"), have signed a letter of intent with an affiliate of Onexim Group, an international private investment fund, to create a strategic partnership for the development of the Atlantic Yards project, a 22-acre residential and commercial...

2009-06-05 16:26:17

Famed architect Frank Gehry announced he is no longer involved with the planned Atlantic Yards basketball arena in New York. A spokesman for Gehry, who had created a futuristic metallic design for the proposed NBA arena, said the split between the architect and developer Forest City Ratner was amicable and Gehry will still be working with the company on the Beekman Tower project in New York, the New York Daily News reported Friday. We remain extremely proud of our work on the Atlantic Yards...

2009-05-18 10:32:00

Courts again side with Atlantic Yards project and associated public benefits BROOKLYN, N.Y. and CLEVELAND, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bruce C. Ratner, chairman and chief executive officer of Forest City Ratner Companies, the New York-based subsidiary of Forest City Enterprises, Inc., (NYSE: FCEA and FCEB) released the following statement regarding the Appellate Division, Second Department, unanimous ruling (issued May 15, 2009) against opponents and upholding New York State's right to...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.