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Scene With Kids: Harris, Jain, Trump, Snyder, DiMenna, Walker

bloomberg.com — Tap for Slideshow The family benefits over the weekend hosted by the New-York Historical Society and the New York Public Library made parent-child bonding look easy. Boaz Weinstein and his daughter saw a puppet show starring the Little Red Hen. J. Michael Evans watched his son dress up as a train conductor.

Scene Last Night: Ivy Leaguers Talk ‘Deflategate;’ Wilbur Ross

bloomberg.com — At the Ivy Football Association's biennial dinner, Ivy League schools each honor a past player for on- and off-field accomplishments. Last night at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel, more than a thousand men cheered their own, booed others and reveled in collective pride. After all, who else cares about Ivy League football?

Scene Last Night: Druckenmiller, Julianne Moore, Harvard Pudding

bloomberg.com — Tap for Slideshow Private investor Stanley Druckenmiller and nonprofit leader Geoffrey Canada headlined a Bowdoin College event in New York last night as actress Julianne Moore picked up an honor on Park Avenue and Harvard's Hasty Pudding finalized plans to fete music industry executive Clive Davis.

Scene Last Night: Urban Squash Movement Gathers Financiers, Pros

bloomberg.com — Tap for Slideshow At least three types of squash players converged in the ballroom of New York 's Waldorf Astoria on Saturday night. Charlie Parkhurst, a trader at Brevan Howard, started playing this physical chess game as a student at Princeton. His home court is the Apawamis Club in Rye, New York.

Scene Last Night: Bob Rubin, David Rubenstein, Hip-Hop Hamilton

bloomberg.com — The Museum of American Finance's gala last night brought out Bob Rubin, "the last Treasury Secretary -- and the last person in finance -- to be unanimously confirmed," said David Rubenstein, co-chief executive officer of Carlyle Group, as the two stood in the museum at 48 Wall Street.

Scene Last Night: Peck, Rudin Fight Flu Season for Kids’ Theater

bloomberg.com — Marc Spilker was supposed to be at a gala for The New 42nd Street last night that raised more than $900,000 for education programs at the organization's New Victory Theater. Instead, the former president of Apollo Global Management was home with the flu, said Fiona Rudin, the chairman of the nonprofit, dressed in Louis Vuitton from the 2015 cruise collection.

Scene Last Night: Paulson, Petraeus, Brand, Barth, Kapito, Och

bloomberg.com — Tap for Slideshow December is for counting bonuses. Last night it was also for counting mensches and "two mensches in the making," as Brett Barth described his nine-year-old sons at the UJA-Federation of New York's Wall Street Dinner. For years, near the time Wall Street firms have handed out big lump sums, this event has tapped donors in finance.

Scene Last Night: Blankfein, Femenia, West, Winklevoss

bloomberg.com — When Lloyd Blankfein vacations in the Caribbean soon, he'll be prepared for mosquitoes carrying the nonfatal chikungunya virus. His wife, Laura, shopped online to find the best repellent, she said last night standing next to her husband at the annual Navy SEAL Foundation benefit.

Corbats Prepare for Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit

bloomberg.com — Citigroup Inc. Chief Executive Officer Michael Corbat hasn't worked out his wardrobe for attending a Dec. 9 gala in New York with Prince William and Kate Middleton, the duke and duchess of Cambridge. "I haven't even thought about it. What am I supposed to wear?"

Scene Last Night: Dubin, Kiernan, Tudor Jones, Barakett

bloomberg.com — Tap for Slideshow The closing of hedge funds this year didn't affect fundraising for the Dubin Breast Center's fourth annual benefit, according to its namesake. "We're sold out," Glenn Dubin said last night in the lobby of the Mandarin Oriental. "Look around: It's a real cross-section of the business and medical community here."
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Jan 28, 2015

Post office is grateful: #dead50 mail order received, as of Monday, over 60,000 envelopes containing 350,000+ requests

Jan 28, 2015

RT @Justin_B_Smith: Bloomberg Business is live! A big thank you to everyone who brought this new brand into the world. Remember - this is just the beginning....

Jan 27, 2015

.@SylviaCenter reports its Sixth Annual Latke Festival, hosted by @GPfood, raised over $18,000 net to teach kids healthy eating

Jan 27, 2015

major loss of storm is Pat Kiernan didnt get his newspapers. major media industry fail! #NY1Snow

Jan 26, 2015

RT @PiaCatton: Blizzard upside: @WBGO is likely to play blues hits by Albert Collins, a la the awesome "Snowed In": youtu.be/xYAJRdeJyEc

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