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“AND THAT’S THE WAY IT IS” On April 16, 1962: Walter Cronkite, “the most trusted man in America,” became the anchor of CBS Evening News, where he remained for 19 years. Cronkite reported on many notable and...

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We’re eating… Chocolate Babka from Breads Bakery Forget the croissant/doughnut hybrid, the “cronut,” and meet the croissant/cake hybrid, Chocolate Babka (the “croke”?). With “Chocolate” in the name, it should come as no surprise that this delicious...

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Karl-Anthony Towns Jr. has become a household name for college basketball fans across the nation. The 2014 Gatorade Male Athlete of the Year and University of Kentucky standout shares his motivations for becoming not just another...

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Felipe Lopez

March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments Native Icon: Felipe Lopez

Coming over from the Dominican Republic at the age of 14, Felipe Lopez quickly created a buzz around New York City with his exciting brand of basketball — one that earned him the title “Spanish...

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BERNADETTE PETERS On February 28, 1948: Actress and singer Bernadette Peters was born in Queens. She is among Broadway’s most critically acclaimed stars, having received nominations for seven Tony Awards and winning two. She has also won...

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