Rants and Raves

...that the kids need to learn reading, writing and arthritic and cursive. What took them so long? When I went to PS6 in the Bronx, we had a stick pen and an inkwell and that was very interesting, but of course, we did learn. WHY DOES the bus system have...

Legends Brunch brings out New York greats

...Sunday's main event in Madison Square Garden, the "city's game" was celebrated in all five boroughs ? Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and Staten Island, as New York welcomed the hoops world onto its home court.From famed Rucker Park in...

Paine's trio leading team to success this season

...different, and it's pretty special to have."Davis and Libazs entered Paine at the same time in 2012. Davis grew up in the Bronx, and found his way south on the advice of the father of former Paine assistant coach Alfred Beard.When Davis arrived at Paine...

Audrey Washington

...Addition survivors include a brother, Trevail Washington; grandparents, Frank and Annie Bibbs, North Augusta and Myra Turmon, Bronx, NY; great-grandparents, Leroy Bibbs, Johnston, SC, Ida Bibbs, Trenton, SC and Dorothy Washington, North Augusta...

Danson makes inspirational move to 'South Bronx'

LOS ANGELES - "Knights of the South Bronx," an A&E movie premiering Tuesday (8 p.m.), is based...expert David MacEnulty, who taught the intricate board game to Bronx elementary school children, nurturing them to success in national...

Back in Bronx, Soriano takes wrong turn

NEW YORK -- Back in the Bronx, Alfonso Soriano promptly got lost. He was at Yankee Stadium on Friday for the first time since he was traded in February to...

In NY, debate flows over 'below minimum-wage'

...you pull your shirt down a little more you'd probably get more money,' " said the 32-year-old mother of two from the Bronx. "This is what you go through working in this industry."Like most states, New York allows restaurants and hotels to pay...

A.J. Green won't play for Bengals

...missed the playoffs, extending the NFL's longest active postseason drought to 15 seasons ? but beat the Jets twice. The Bronx native previously went 25-25 in four seasons as the coach at Syracuse, including two Pinstripe Bowl victories.His lengthy...

Michaux: Top-ranked South Carolina women face toughest test yet in No. 2 UConn

...starting to add an element that Georgia coach Andy Landers highlighted in different color on his board ? to no avail as the Bronx guard put up a team-high 16 on Thursday."She's no joke, this kid is real," Landers said of Cuevas.Under Staley's...

Atlantic Coast Conference football signings list

...Jake Pickard, de, 6-6, 231, Millburn Senior HS, Short Hills, N.J.Qaadir Sheppard, dl, 6-2, 230, Iona Prep, Bronx, N.Y.Dontae Strickland, rb, 5-11, 183, South Brunswick HS, Dayton, N.J.Kielan Whitner, db, 5-10, 185...