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CitiField Opener: Padres at Mets Running Diary by NigelC
Apr 14, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Well, this is going to be a much different liveblog than in weeks past. Unfortunately I can't connect to the internet here in swanky CitiField, so rather than keep a liveblog of a game you're probably watching online, I'll throw some insights into the game. 8:15PM We're starting here in the top  ...
Project HEAL by anthony.stasi
Apr 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
Some elected officials have begun to focus on eating disorders as more young people are suffering from esteem issues. Think it’s not really an issue? If someone you’re related to doesn’t have an eating disorder, then someone you know probably does.   It wasn’t always like that.   Eating disorders...
Unlimited ‘and Taken For a’ Ride by anthony.stasi
Apr 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
This is the absolute worst time for the city to raise the price of public transportation fares. While it may be easy for the non-elected to make such claims, the people that are elected are expected to offer some creativity in this situation. The government, both local and national, has been enco...
Overworked and Underpaid @ Citifiield. by spranzo
Mar 27, 2009 | 4 4 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
imperial parking aka impark has begun a hiring campaign at citifield,flushing,n.y. utilizing the job description "greeter" they are seeking parking attendants who are to be paid a paltry $8.50 per hour. the new hires must greet all customers aka "guests" with a broad smile, warm verbal greeting a...
NY Film Tax Credit by anthony.stasi
Mar 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
Paterson and the NY Film Tax Credit Anthony Stasi Not long ago, I walked along a street lined with brownstones, and black painted stoops. A few potholes on the ground were illuminated by drooping street lights. Some garbage pails were covered, some not. There a few ‘For Rent’ signs in the windows...
Senate KO's DC Voucher Program (Who Noted Nay?) by anthony.stasi
Mar 15, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
Score one for typical Washington politics. The Washington DC vouchers program was defeated in the senate last week by a 58-39 vote. Last week I wrote about how important this program was to kids on the lower economic scale. I know that I benefitted from a school where education was a priority and...
St. John's in the Big East Tournament by NigelC
Mar 11, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 130 130 recommendations | email to a friend
(13) St. John's vs (5) Marquette *FINAL: MARQUETTE 74, ST. JOHN'S 45* That's all folks. Marquette advances to face Villanova. The Red Storm were led in scoring by DJ Kennedy with 11. Off to the presser! Thanks for sticking around! Boothe hits perhaps the last 3 of the season. Roberts with a steal...
When Good Policy Meets Politics by anthony.stasi
Mar 08, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
When Good Policy Falls Due to Politics Anthony Stasi Most students of good government policy look at school vouchers programs with a degree of skepticism. Vouchers that would allow a student to attend a private institution can make civil libertarians worry that government money might fund a relig...
DGVA_ODU_HU.jpg Jenkins, Hofstra Fall Just Short In CAA Quarterfinals by jjwagner
Mar 07, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 135 135 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— SAT 03/07/09 OLD DOMINION 52, HOFSTRA 51 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 21-11, 12-8 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: 5th CAA TOURNAMENT: CAA Quaterfinals JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.7 pts, 4.8 reb, 4.3 ast, 3.3 to —————————————————————— If this was indeed the final game of the 2008-09 H...
Jenkins Leads Hofstra To CAA Quarterfinals by jjwagner
Mar 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 131 131 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— WED 03/06/09 HOFSTRA 79, NORTH CAROLINA-WILMINGTON 66 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 21-10, 12-7 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: 5th CAA TOURNAMENT: CAA Quaterfinals JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 19.4 pts, 4.7 reb, 4.4 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— As a freshman, Charles Jenkins felt a...