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.