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...their beauty and how they feel the world sees them. From Lupita Nyong'o to Toni Gaskins, a school guidance counselor in the Bronx. Amistad, $35.Who We Be: The colorization of America, by Jeff Chang: A close examination, mostly in text, of the place...

Giant trees, gingerbread add to dazzle of holidays

...Gingerbread House Competition through Jan. 1 (open to the public Sunday-Thursday). TRAINSThe New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx is hosting its annual train show featuring more than 150 miniature models of structures like the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue...

Lillie Seabrook

BRONX, N.Y. - Ms. Lillie Mae Seabrook was...son-in-law, Dorine Elisa Seabrook, Bronx, NY, Denise Yvette Seabrook-Garcia and...Seabrook, Augusta, GA, Geneva Seabrook, Bronx, NY, and Bernice Lewis and husband Joseph...

Frederick Moody

...Regents Medical Center. He graduated from De Witt Clinton High School in the Bronx. After his tour of duty with the U.S. Navy (World War II), Sonny returned to the Bronx where he met his wife of sixty one years, Louise Hall Moody, who preceded...

Snowfall in Buffalo might force change in Bills-Jets game

...us," coach Doug Marrone said. "This is very challenging. It's a tough, tough situation."Though he grew up in the Bronx and spent five seasons coaching at Syracuse, Marrone had never experienced such a snowfall."I've never seen anything like...

Girl Scouts byting into digital for cookie sales

...of the responsibility to limit identifying details about scouts online falls on parents.Troop Leader Karen Porcher of the Bronx has an 11-year-old scout and is particularly psyched about the digital options. They live in a house rather than an apartment...

Eddie Green

...Springfield; 2 sisters, Irene (Ray) McCarther, Augusta, GA and Alberta (Lee) Gantt, Miami, FL; 3 brothers, Ernest Green, Bronx, NY, Robert (Lillie Mae) Green, Wagener, and Johnny Green, New Ellenton; 11 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren...

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...

Protest critical of Project Jackson

...that people need to realize that more building along the riverfront will destroy the wildlife."I lived in the Bronx. The Bronx doesn't have any animals because of the concrete there," he said. "I can't understand why people don't...