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Eva Block and Kerry Fitzsimons (credit: CBS 2)

Advocates Back Legislation To Improve Fire Safety On College Campuses

While college shopping, make sure that you take into account fire safety precautions and equipment in student housing.


The Marist College men's crew team found the unusual object floating in the Hudson River. (credit: Marist College Crew Team/Facebook)

Marist College Crew Team Finds Giant Floating ‘Head’

Anyone lose a giant head made of Styrofoam and fiberglass?


Fmr. Rep. Anthony Weiner at Barclays Center for a Brooklyn Nets game - Nov. 3, 2012 (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Poll: Weiner Second In Democratic Field For New York City Mayor

New York City mayoral race frontrunner Christine Quinn was bombarded Wednesday with questions about the so-called second coming of Anthony Weiner.


Citi Field is seen from Chopper 880 - Queens, NY - Apr 5, 2012 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

Marist Poll: 53 Percent Of Baseball Fans Won’t Attend A Game In 2012

The majority of big league stadiums — if not all — sell out on the first day of the season, but that trend doesn’t continue throughout the entire 162-game season. In fact, many fans say they don’t expect to make it to a ballpark this year at all.


Makeshift memorial for Marist College fire victims (credit: CBS 2)

Police Closing Investigation Into Fatal Poughkeepsie Fire

Investigators have failed to figure out what caused a fire that killed three college students in an off-campus house in January.


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Poll: More Americans Optimistic On Economy

According to the poll, 49 percent of U.S. residents say the worst of the country’s economic woes are behind us while 45 percent report there is more bad news ahead.


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Memorial Service Held For Marist College Students Killed In Fire

Nearly 4,000 students wearing red ribbons gathered for Wednesday’s memorial service for a chance to come together as a community and mourn.


Eva Block (credit: Facebook)

Funeral Held For Marist College Student Killed In Fire; Investigation Continues

Eva Block, a 21-year-old from Woodbridge, Connecticut, was among three people killed in Poughkeepsie early Saturday morning.


Makeshift memorial for Marist College fire victims (credit: CBS 2)

Marist College Mourns Victims Of Fatal Fire

A fire tore through a private home being rented by Marist College students near campus, killing three people, authorities said.


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Poll Shows Households With Veterans In NYC Worried About Affording Food

The Marist College Institute for Public Opinion poll found that nearly one in three veterans in New York City were concerned they would have to turn to food stamps or government assistance.


Christine Quinn (file / credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Poll: City Council Speaker Christine Quinn Leads In Race For NYC Mayor

The poll shows Quinn getting 20 percent of the vote; Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, 16 percent; former city Comptroller Bill Thompson, 12 percent; and Comptroller John Liu 10 percent.


Ground Zero (credit: AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Poll: Most New York City Residents Not Overly Worried About Terror Attack

The NY1-Marist Poll released Thursday found 49 percent of New York City residents expressed concern about another attack, with 17 percent saying they were “very worried” and 32 percent feeling “worried.”


Schools Chancellor Cathie Black and Mayor Michael Bloomberg at the Christian Cultural Center Morning Service - Brooklyn, NY - Jan 30, 2011 - Photo: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Stands Behind Schools Chancellor Cathie Black

Bloomberg is shrugging the portion of a poll showing his schools chancellor Cathie Black getting a 17 percent approval rating.


Mayor Michael Bloomberg attends opening day at Yankee Stadium - Bronx, NY - Mar 31, 2011 - Photo: Spencer T Tucker / Mayor's Office

Another Poll Shows Bloomberg’s Popularity Slipping

A new Marist College poll finds New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s once sky high numbers continuing to fall. His job approval now stands at 40%.


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Schumer And Townsend Debate At Marist College

Democratic Sen. Charles Schumer gave a spirited defense of his legislative record amid attacks from Republican challenger Jay Townsend in a televised debate.