Highschool

Community comes out for August Martin
Community comes out for August Martin
News Billy Rennison 4/18/2012 at 12:58PM

In the past year, August Martin High School has been entered into the city’s restart program, lost a principal and twice been placed on the list of schools to close, which had many community leaders asking why their high school was being targeted. “This is not about the progress of August Martin; this is political,” [...]

Woman dragged into Hunters Point parking lot and raped by group of men
Woman dragged into Hunters Point parking lot and raped by group of men
News Jay Lane 12/07/2011 at 9:16AM

Woman dragged into Hunters Point parking lot and raped by group of men Cops are hunting for a group of men they say raped a woman on a dark Queens street early Sunday. The 20-year-old woman was walking near Vernon Boulevard and 10th Street in Hunters Point when two men grabbed her and dragged her into [...]

Two Queens men charged in Connecticut pharmacy thefts
Two Queens men charged in Connecticut pharmacy thefts
News Jay Lane 11/29/2011 at 9:06AM

Two Queens men charged in Connecticut pharmacy thefts Two New York men were charged by Westport police Monday night with stealing $5,000 in merchandise from pharmacies here and area communities. The men, accompanied by an underage girl, were taken into custody shortly after 8 p.m. Monday when workers at the CVS on Post Road East called [...]

Soccer star gets her kicks
Soccer star gets her kicks
Education & Kids Nargas Karimi 10/03/2011 at 2:08PM

Defender and midfielder Danielle Glazer plays for three different soccer teams, all while keeping up her grade point average as a junior at Bayside High School. Glazer has been playing soccer for about six years now. She plays for the Massapequa Elite, the Olympic Development Team and the Bayside High School team. “Ever since I [...]

Stabbing leaves L.I.C students feeling unsafe
Stabbing leaves L.I.C students feeling unsafe
News Jay Lane 9/29/2011 at 3:50PM

Last week’s altercation on the fifth floor of Long Island City High School, which left one student in the hospital with a stab wound in his back, has frayed the nerves of many students and their parents. “Towards the end of seventh period, a broadcast came over the system telling everyone to stay in their [...]

High School Football Roundup
High School Football Roundup
Sports Jay Lane 9/28/2011 at 2:11PM

Holy Cross defeats St. Francis Prep On Saturday night, September 10, the Holy Cross Knights played host to the Terriers of Saint Francis Preparatory School at SUNY Maritime College in the Bronx. For the first time in a number of years, this marquee match-up was a non-league game as the Terriers moved from the Catholic [...]