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The Avett Brothers’ Joe Kwon talks love of music, food
The Avett Brothers’ Joe Kwon talks love of music, food
Arts & Music Terence M. Cullen 7/06/2013 at 9:53AM

As he inspected a near-empty charcuterie plate, cellist Joe Kwon exhaled and said how much he enjoys the dish: toasted bread, Toscano salami, head cheese, chicken liver pate, mustard and red wine-glazed onions. “I’d eat that every day if my doctor would let me,” he quipped. While his livelihood is playing the cello for the [...]

St. John’s University announces streaming deal with ESPN
St. John’s University announces streaming deal with ESPN
News Queens Courier Staff 2/05/2013 at 1:58PM

BY ANTHONY O’REILLY You can now watch the Johnnies on the go. St. John’s University recently announced a streaming deal with ESPN3 that will bring 60 athletic events to more than 80 million households across the country on computers, smartphones, tablets and Xbox live. St. John’s is the sixth school to reach such a deal. [...]

4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski
4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski
News Jay Lane 12/13/2011 at 8:46AM

4 more suspects collared in slaying of NYPD cop Peter Figoski The accomplice who fled from cops after his low-life pal shot and killed Officer Peter Figoski has been caught, police said Tuesday. Three other suspects were also taken into custody overnight — two neighbors who live across the street and the alleged getaway driver. The accomplice was arrested [...]