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Yankees trump Mets.... by ChrisBritoMets
Jun 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
As much as this pains me to say, the Mets looked powerless against the Yankees in Round 3 of the Subway Series. We simply had no answer... 15-0. Ace Johan Santana , without a doubt, ptiched his worst game of the season.  Allowing NINE runs in his start in just four innings. Santana had an off day...
Mets finally beat Yanks by ChrisBritoMets
Jun 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
Right after a tough series against Phillies,  Mets lost their opener against the Yankees last night, off an error committed by Luis Castillo . What should of been a routine catch, proved to be the deciding factor in this loss. You Yankee fans still can't say anything, this should of been a loss ....
Fulton BID by danbush
Jun 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
Word is the city could reconsider the Fulton Street Business Improvement District (BID) following widespread community oppostion.  The BID was supposed to take effect in July, but was pushed back to November. Now, who knows?  Fulton Street business owners are meeting tonight to discuss further ac...
Mets deliver, a heartbreak... by ChrisBritoMets
Jun 11, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 100 100 recommendations | email to a friend
 The Mets, depleted and considerably tired from last night, lose to the Phillies in 10-innings, spoiling Tim Redding 's 2nd straight soild contribution on the mound. Luis Castillo and David Wright had brilliant games recording three hits each and providing early offense for the Mets. More like th...
Remembering JFK (Jack French Kemp) by anthony.stasi
May 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
My days as a high school student in Mr. James Murphy's history classes at Msgr. McClancy High School take me back to when I first learned of Jack Kemp. Ronald Reagan was president, and one day - we were told - Jack Kemp too would be president. A few years later, I worked as a press office intern ...
Comptroller Asks Prez for a Boost by anthony.stasi
May 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
On May 1, New York City Comptroller Bill Thompson wrote the president of the United States asking him to re-consider the $2 billion for bus and rail transportation that was taken out of the original stimulus package. The stimulus bill, as it exists, allows for $6.9 billion to rebuild existing tra...
5 Schools Now Closed in NYC by queensledger
Apr 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
A total of five schools in New York City are now closed due to swine flu outbreaks. They are: St. Francis Preparatory School , 61-00 Francis Lewis Boulevard, Fresh Meadows, Queens www.sfponoline.org P.S. 177 , 56-37 188th Street, Flushing, Queens St. Brigid School , 438 Grove Street, Bushwick, Br...
How worried are you? by queensledger
Apr 29, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
Take our Swine Flu Poll .
Google Maps Tracking New Cases by queensledger
Apr 29, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Google is tracking new cases of swine flu worldwide here .
Councilman Tony Avella Avella Calls for Closure of All Schools in NE Queens by queensledger
Apr 29, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens Councilman Tony Avella sent letters to both the mayor’s office and the Brooklyn Diocese Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio today questioning why all of the schools in Northeast Queens haven’t been closed due to the outbreak of swine flu. In his letter, Avella argues that many of the students at St. ...