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Champion for Brooklyn’s homeless high school kids devotes his life to helping them succeed  New York Daily News

A champion of Brooklyn's homeless high school students — an Education Department staffer named Wayne Harris — knows something about life on the streets.

Special-needs siblings never far from mind of 'The Chosen One'  New York Post

Adisa Isaac — also known as “The Chosen One” — is headed to Penn State. One of the reasons he chose the Nittany Lions was how they treated his three ...

Canarsie Football Holds Basketball Fundraiser  News 12 Brooklyn

New Head Football Coach Brian Ellis and others gathers at Canarsie High School for a basketball fundraiser game to benefit the football program.

These Are the 20 Most Crime-Ridden Brooklyn Schools, Police Data Shows

Brooklyn, NY - These 20 Brooklyn schools each hosted 5 or more student crimes in the first 3 months of 2016, according to just-released NYPD numbers.

Brooklyn school principal accused of harassing colleague for two years after she dumped him for cheating: suit  New York Daily News

He loved her. She loved him not. And now a spurned Brooklyn principal stands accused of harassing a colleague for two ugly years after she ended their affair.

He’s ‘Old School’ — and Has the Dunce Chair to Prove It  The New York Times

A retired teacher turned his Manhattan apartment into a shrine to his school years. Now he's expanding his collection citywide, to showcase his love for all things ...

Park Avenue lawyer led double life as serial sex fiend: cops  New York Post

A Park Avenue lawyer is the serial sex fiend who terrorized Manhattan women during a perverted two-month spree, cops allege — linking him to at least five ...

Board Of Elections Expands NYC Early Voting Sites  New York City, NY Patch

Board Of Elections Expands NYC Early Voting Sites - New York City, NY - The Board of Elections now plans to hold early voting at 57 sites, more than initially ...

4-star New York DE Adisa Isaac puts Syracuse football in Top 4, set to visit

A senior at Canarsie High School in Brooklyn, Isaac is also considering Penn State, Miami and Texas A&M, he tweeted Thursday night.

Newest Penn State recruit breaks down his commitment; what's next in O-line recruiting, and more  PennLive

Today's Penn State football news headlines feature more on Monday's commitment from four-star defensive end Adisa Isaac and a look at where the Lions could ...

High school basketball player killed, 2 friends wounded in Brooklyn shooting, as police hunt gunman  New York Daily News

Brooklyn high school basketball player Shaquille Jones was killed in a shooting at E. 79th St and Flatlands Ave. in Brooklyn that left two friends wounded.

The Monday Morning Kickoff  247Sports

The Monday Morning Kickoff returns with the latest dose of Rutgers Football.

Stephen Witt's Top Five Stories of 2018  Kings County Politics

This story on how the city tried to take the fully paid off brownstone of retired nurse, Marlene Saunders, 74, opened the door for the ongoing investigative story on ...

Reviewing the recent spree of Penn State offers  247Sports

Penn State sent out nearly 20 offers in the last week.

Breaking down Penn State football’s 2019 early enrollees, who report this weekend  Centre Daily Times

Monday marks the start of Penn State's spring semester, and that means the Nittany Lions' early enrollees are on campus and ready to begin their collegiate ...

Homey, but No Haven From Hard Times  New York Times

EVEN years ago, back when she rented in East Flatbush, Ismay Gardner knew she liked Canarsie, a quiet suburban community on Brooklyn 's south shore with ...

1955 Graduate Amasses Shrine to Brooklyn School  New York Times

Not many former wards of New York City's public schools would cherish a splinter that pierced the rear of their public school principal in 1942, but Martin Raskin, ...

Ted Gustus, Coaching Legend and His Formula for Transforming a Young Life  News One

When Ted Gustus was a boy, he found his mother dead, lying on the floor of their railroad flat in Brooklyn's Bedford-Stuyvesant. In the background, Sam Cooke's ...

How a Miami Hurricanes defensive line recruit became one of New York’s top running backs  Miami Herald

Jason Blissett, a three-star defensive tackle, reaffirmed his commitment to the Miami Hurricanes on Thursday. The recruit is also one of the top running backs in ...

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz may run for president in 2020  New York Daily News

Billionaire Starbucks honcho Howard Schultz may challenge Trump for the White House in 2020.

Semi-star Donna Maxon has less celebrated side

Donna Maxon: The basics. Although everyone is unique, Donna Maxon of Annadale really stands out because of her uncanny resemblance to star entertainer, ...

Ex-Syracuse RB Steve Rene on transferring to Wagner: 'I just felt like I had to start fresh'  The Post-Standard -

Steve Rene graduated from Syracuse in May with a degree in communication and rhetorical studies but wanted an opportunity to see an expanded role on the ...

Students rip de Blasio for ignoring their concerns on school safety during town hall  New York Daily News

Mayor de Blasio's post-Parkland student town hall on gun violence turned into a referendum on the city's school safety agents and use of metal detectors — with ...

Here's The Preliminary List Of NYC's Early Voting Sites  Gothamist

"In testimony at a City Council hearing on Tuesday, supporters of voting reforms pointed to other states with more expansive models of early voting."

He escaped NY streets — now he'll use NFL to save others, too  New York Post

Curtis Samuel didn't care about the long odds or how unlikely his NFL dream was as a running back from Brooklyn. The Crown Heights native made reaching ...

Home Games: Inside the App family's legacy of leadership at New Dorp HS

Matthew Angell | By Matthew Angell. In the HBO series "Game of Thrones," a recurring saying is "there must always be a Stark in ...

Parents irate demoted Bushwick principal still working  New York Daily News

A former principal removed from his post for failing to report a sexual assault has no place as assistant principal at a troubled Bushwick high school, angry ...

Staten Island high school teacher, baseball coach fined for using sick, personal time during honeymoon

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- The head baseball coach at Susan Wagner High School sanctioned for using sick and personal days for a honeymoon said he never ...

Christopher Furey, 56

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Christopher Furey, 56, of Tottenville, a retired investment banker who was a loving husband, father and grandfather, died Tuesday in ...

Annette Filippino, 74

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Annette Filippino, 74, of Concord, a retired legal secretary and homemaker who will be remembered for her sunny disposition and wise ...

Department of Education employees busted for using sick days to take paid vacation  New York Daily News

Even teachers play hooky to work on their tans. More than a dozen Department of Education employees were busted in the past two years for faking illnesses to ...

Ex-NBA star World B. Free's ex-lover slain outside family home in Brooklyn  New York Daily News

The ex-lover of former NBA All-Star World B. Free was shot to death Sunday night after thugs jumped her niece's ex-con boyfriend outside the family's Brooklyn ...

Mark Willis, 55

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Mark Anthony Willis, 55, of Rossville, a mechanic and business owner, died Sunday in Staten Island University Hospital, Ocean Breeze ...

High school seniors in Syracuse for Upstate/Downstate all-star football game

Fifty-player squads begin four days of practice tonight for Sunday's 2 p.m. game in the Carrier Dome.

Ranking the Top 20 NBA/ABA Ballers to Emerge from New York City  Bleacher Report

Basketball is the sport that captures the rhythms, pace, culture and desperation of life in the inner city. From playgrounds in Brooklyn, to Rucker Park, to Madison ...

Animal-lover launches pet-grooming and daycare business

Bloomingtails Grooming by Josephine opened in Travis in August.

Teachers in trouble spending years in 'rubber room' limbo that costs $65M  New York Daily News

A rare look inside the city's network of "Rubber Rooms" reveals an unprecedented backlog in the teacher discipline system that has bloated the population to ...

Doorknob to Doorknob With the Coupon Crew  New York Times

Each week, small crews of workers fan out across New York to deliver advertising circulars full of coupons known as mailers.

Already Competing With the Boys, Girls Get Their Own Wrestling League  New York Times

As demand for girls' wrestling grows, the city's Public School Athletic League is inaugurating a girls' program with 16 teams that officials estimate will include ...

Hamill: Brooklyn kid Travis Peterkin used ‘mental toughness’ to become Golden Gloves champ  New York Daily News

He has fought his way from the streets to the suites to a sweet science bout at the Barclays Center.

Marked absence: Sunset Parkers demand city build more schools for overcrowded district  Brooklyn Paper

Parents from Sunset Park are giving the city an “F.” Locals took to the streets on March 20 to protest the Department of Education's five-year plan to create a ...

Jacqueline Fortini, Patrick DiFanzo are engaged

Family PhotoFortini-DeFranzoSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Jacqueline Fortini of Annadale and Patrick DiFanzo of Great Kills have announced their engagement.

Patrick DiFanzo, Jacqueline Fortini are married

Mr. and Mrs. Patrick DiFanzoPremier Digital STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Jacqueline Fortini of Annadale and Patrick DiFanzo of Great Kills exchanged nuptial vows ...

Michael Lee, VanessaRose Scionti are married

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Nuptial vows were exchanged June 26 in St. Thomas the Apostle R.C. Church, Pleasant Plains, by VanessaRose Scionti of Pleasant ...

Ex-Brick Administrator Had OK To Work Despite Drug Arrest, Investigator Says

Brick, NJ - A former state commissioner of education approved an appeal by Andrew Morgan to return to work in schools, investigator says.

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