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Far Rockaway native reaches WFAN contest finals
Far Rockaway native reaches WFAN contest finals
South Queens Courier Staff 8/22/2013 at 7:35PM

CARLOS MONTANEZ Many inspiring sports radio personalities dream of working for a big station in New York City. Far Rockaway resident John Schiavone has had his heart set on working for the sports radio channel WFAN for a long time. And once again, Schiavone is competing in the fourth annual WFAN Fantasy Phenom Challenge, where [...]

Time to Create: Artist Violet Baxter paints L.I.C.
Time to Create: Artist Violet Baxter paints L.I.C.
Arts & Music Steve Mosco 1/12/2012 at 5:37PM

Art is comprised mainly of two elements: time and raw materials. While the art itself is physically constructed with materials – paint, clay, trash, whatever – it is time that decides whether or not the art lives on. Prehistoric people decided to paint on cave walls, and time decided to preserve that work for modern [...]

Students protest tuition hikes
News Nargas Karimi 11/29/2011 at 1:17PM

City University of New York (CUNY) undergrad students protested the fact that over the next five years, their tuition will increase by $300 – annually.   “I still have another three semesters to go. The increase will definitely take a load out of my pockets, especially since I’m considered an ‘out of state’ student and [...]