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Eric Ulrich and the New Queens GOP by anthony.stasi
Feb 23, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
Talking to Vince Tabone of the Queens GOP, you can feel the enthusiasm he has for newcomer Eric Ulrich, who is running for the vacant city council seat left by Sen. Joe Addabbo. Like Ulrich, I ran for office in this neck of the woods at a young age. It’s a good place to jump into to politics – ev...
Onward Laptop Soldiers…. by anthony.stasi
Feb 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 111 111 recommendations | email to a friend
Solidarity has such a noble ring to it that you can see where students can get riled up in the word alone. The protests at New York University this week were viewed by many people, and many students, as less than stellar. The tactics used by the students was brought into question, but the reasoni...
4X9I_HU_FU_1.jpg Game 28: Vines Bails Out Jenkins, Hofstra by jjwagner
Feb 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— SAT 02/21/09 HOFSTRA 61, FAIRFIELD 56 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 19-9, 10-6 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 4th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 18.6 pts, 4.9 reb, 4.1 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— The annual ESPN Bracket Buster, as originally established, was a great idea. F...
A Cost Cutting Proposal for the MTA by anthony.stasi
Feb 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 104 104 recommendations | email to a friend
City Councilman John Liu (D-20) is the transportation voice in the New York City Council. Recently Liu helped pass a law that made it illegal for automobiles to idle for more than one minute in school zones. The idea is that this is a step toward helping children with asthma. The city may be in a...
A Flower Grows In Brooklyn by anthony.stasi
Feb 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
What makes our economic times interesting in terms of government is the type of leadership we get from appointed government officials. Nothing about appointing someone to head a large and important agency is easy. Simply take a look at how choppy the water has been for the new president when choo...
6I6M_JMU_HU__Vines_.jpg Game 27: Jenkins 32, 7, & 13 In Hofstra's 2OT Win by jjwagner
Feb 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— WED 02/18/09 HOFSTRA 99, JAMES MADISON 96 (2OT) HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 18-9, 10-6 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 4th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 18.8 pts, 5.0 reb, 4.0 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— Usually, a picture is worth a thousand words. But, if you missed Hof...
Game 26: Jenkins Carries Hofstra To 3rd Straight Win by jjwagner
Feb 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
—————————————————————————————————- SAT 02/14/09 HOFSTRA 69, DELAWARE 59 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 17-9, 9-6 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 5th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 18.3 pts, 4.9 reb, 3.6 ast, 3.3 to —————————————————————————————————- Sometimes, the numbers don’t tell the whole story. Othe...
BIX6_2009.02.10___Lion_s_Den_1.jpg Game 25: Jenkins, Hofstra Balance & D Key Big Win by jjwagner
Feb 10, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 109 109 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— TUE 02/10/09 HOFSTRA 60, OLD DOMINION 51 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 16-9, 8-6 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 6th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 18.0 pts, 5.0 reb, 3.4 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— This time, it was a little easier for Hofstra. The Pride’s three previous wi...
Andrew Cuomo and the Conservative Party Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Feb 08, 2009 | 3 3 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
The New York State Conservative Party inviting Attorney General Andrew Cuomo to speak at its annual dinner signals no change in the ideology of the party. Conservative Party chairman Mike Long has always been a strong advocate of smaller government and tighter budgets. The state’s fourth largest ...
Michael Steele Heads the GOP Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Feb 08, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
On Friday morning, I emailed Belinda Cook, Michael Steele’s communication’s director. Steele was supposed to call me last week, and he was called into meetings, and so there was a lot of back and forth email. I wished him good luck on Friday morning. He was chosen as the new chairman of the GOP o...