Category : New York

Northeast / New York - 3 weeks ago

VIDA Celebrates its 45th Anniversary

Front Row: Babatunde Akowe, Herman Merritt_, LaRay Brown, Annette Robinson, Tremaine Wright, Stefani Zinerman, C. Doris Pinn, Henry Butler Back Row: Robert Cornegy, Shawn D. Francois, Al Vann, Earl Phillips_Michelle Akyempong, Wanda Williams and O...

Northeast / New York - 3 weeks ago

Coaches Corner: Girls Soccer

Fort Hamilton HS vs. John Dewey HS Girls Varsity Soccer 10/14/2018 Fort Hamilton High School     Score: 1 Coach: Edward Coyne We played hard and we got a tie game. It was a good game. It was a lot of fun. We play John Dewey High School later this w...

Northeast / New York - 3 weeks ago

Belief in God Is Not the Same as Telling the Truth

George Payne Op/Ed by George Payne – Thomas Jefferson wrote in a 1802 letter addressed to the Danbury Baptist Association in Connecticut and published in a Massachusetts newspaper: “I contemplate with sovereign reverence that act of the whole Am...

Northeast / New York - 4 weeks ago

Getting NYCHA Housing in the Black

Lisa Kenner, Van Dyke Houses. Photo: Adi Talwar, City Limits “NYCHA is in a crisis. Therefore, up-to-the-minute stats on each building is required. We don’t have the day-to-day Comstats. It will take new people, new management systems and data-dri...

Northeast / New York - 4 weeks ago

The New Starbucks and The Ghost of Cookie

Cookie packed bags at Pioneer Foods, kept Our Time Press neat in the rack, and helped get groceries home, but his real job was to give the community around Grand and Lafayette Avenues the opportunity to express the kindness of strangers. And in th...

Northeast / New York - 4 weeks ago

The Legacies of Two Women Interpreted by Two Women

Actress Connie Winston, known to legions of TV fans for her role as Judge Shirley Taylor in “Law and Order,” offers compelling performances as the two women.: Lena Baker and Sandra Bland.” The new production American Captives: Lena Baker and Sandr...

Northeast / New York - 4 weeks ago

 2018 Yankees Wrap-up

Eddie Castro Sports It was quite the roller coaster-like season for the New York Yankees to say the least. There were extensive winning streaks to go along with some rough patches and key injuries. All and all, it added up to a 2nd-place finish an...