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Joe DeGuardia To Speaker At Ring 8 Meeting

Veteran boxing promoter Joe DeGuardia, founder and CEO of the Bronx-based Star Boxing, will be the special guest speaker for Ring 8's monthly meeting this Tuesday evening (Mar. 21 @ 7 PM/ET) at the historic Waterfront Crabhouse in Long Island City.

Boxing Makes It’s Way To The North Side Of Bronx

Last year, Alexander Cintron opened World Wide Boxing Gym on the corner of 205th and Jerome Ave because he felt the North side section of the Bronx needed and deserved a good boxing gym....
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Joshua Clottey's Comeback Fight

Ghanaian native and Bronx, NY resident, Joshua Clottey (36-4), looked impressive in his comeback fight against Calvin Green (21-6-1)....
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Deba, Dado At Celebration Dinner

When New York City Marathon winners Firehiwot Dado and Buzunesh Deba walked into Queen of Sheba Ethiopian restaurant just before 9:00 p.m., Sunday night, owner Philipos Mengistu lunged towards his iPod to flip on “Haile Haile,” a popular Ethiopian song written in honor of Haile Gebrselassie, another legendary Ethiopian runner....
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The Agony & The Ecstasy Of Ethiopian Marathoners

Fikadu Lemma braved the early November frost in Van Cortlandt Park on Saturday morning, pumping his legs, stretching his triceps, in a final half-hour push before his run in the world-class New York Marathon on Sunday. ...
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Christian Athletic League Flag Football

The NYC Christian Athletic League is a non-for-profit organization located in Bronx, NY. Their mission is to provide recreational means as well as character developing skills to kids in urban areas....
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Cleaning After The Runners

At 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 6, 2011, after the last start of the New York City marathon on Staten Island and after all runners ...
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Cheering The Runners

Naomi Nuevez, 60, was the only cheerer at the start-up of the New York City Marathon at Staten Island on November 6, 2011. For three hours ...
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17th Annual Tour De Bronx

Thousands of cyclists rolled through the streets of Bronx Sunday in the 17th annual Tour de Bronx....
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Bronx Man Wins 53rd Atlantic City Marathon

A 26-year-old Bronx, man and a 30-year-old Lansdowne, PA., woman won the 53rd annual Atlantic City Marathon earlier today....
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Herbert H. Lehman HS Football Field Petition

This petition is intended for Ms. Loraine Grillo, Commissioner of the NYC School Construction Authority. The Herbert H. Lehman High School community of student-athletes, parents, coaches, school staff, alumni, neighborhood business’, little league organizations, and supporters of educational rights are seeking the public's assistance in the development of a regulation size football and athletic field on behalf of Herbert H. Lehman High School located at 3000 East Tremont Avenue, Bronx, New York 10461....
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King Of NY Basketball Tournament

Teamwork Foundation Inc., a 501 (C ) 3 non profit charity of the legendary Bronx based New York Gauchos Basketball program is set to host the King of New York Basketball Classic from Friday, May 6 to Sunday, May 8, 2011. ...
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New York Woman Claims Copyright To Yankees Logo

In a claim filed in New York federal court on Monday, Tanit Buday, 63, said her uncle could not afford to challenge the "rich and powerful" Yankees during his lifetime. She said the team should hand over all profits related to the logo, a top hat perched on a baseball bat, which first appeared in 1936....
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Fordham's Baseball Earns Series Finale

Following a pair of rough losses, the Fordham baseball team needed a big performance out of their young freshman starter Chris Pike to get the team back in gear against St. Bonaventure. Pike delivered on Sunday, allowing just one run over eight innings of work with eight strikeouts, as the Rams defeated Bonnies, 9-1, at Houlihan Park....
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Fordham's Rams Sweep Colonials, 11-1

The Fordham softball team completed a two-game sweep over the George Washington Colonials with an 11-1 win, in five innings, on Saturday, April 9 at Bahoshy Field in the Bronx. The game concluded with a walk-off, grand slam by Chelsea Palumbo that ended the contest via the eight-run rule....
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Yankee Fans & Neighbors Celebrate Opening Day

The Yankee Stadium neighborhood is getting ready for Opening Day. Giant multi-colored baseball banners are being installed all along River Avenue and across 161st Street. ...
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Doubleheader With St. Bonaventure

Because of inclement weather in Western, New York, the softball series initially scheduled for St. Bonaventure on Friday and Saturday will now be a single-day doubleheader on Saturday, March 26, 2011 at Fordham beginning at noon. As originally scheduled, the games will feature the Bonnies as the home team and the Rams as the visitors....
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Negro League Baseball Ehxibit

Negro League baseball will return to Bronx at The Bronx Museum of the Arts, on April 1, 2011. The Negro League Baseball Museum will display its “Times, Teams, & Talent” exhibit, in the museum’s South Wing....
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Bronx Lady Runs At Age 95

Ida Keeling, of Bronx, NY, is only 4-foot-6 and 83 pounds. She is only on one prescription drug and appears 20 years younger than she actually is. And she said she feels even younger than that....
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Amanda Arroyo Featured On TV

Cardinal Spellman High School senior Amanda Arroyo was recently featured on MSG Varsity’s popular live, call-in show, A Quick: 60, during the weekly Scholastic Spotlight segment.
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NY Knicks Groove Truck In LI City

Today, Councilman Eric Gioia (D-Queens) brought the New York Knicks Groove Truck to Newcomers High School in Long Island City and nearly hundred kids partook in games and skills contests for prizes.
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New York City's Strongest Arms

Spectators are invited to watch or flex their muscles as the Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.and The Bronx Tourism Council hosts the 26th Annual White Castle ‘Bronxboro’ Armwrestling Championships with over 100 men and women competing incategories for amateurs and pros.

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