The team from Forest Hills High School, which is made up of 34 seniors, has to come up with $22,000 by March 15 if they are to compete in the “We the People” competition, which takes place in Washington D.C. at the end of April.
There were well over 100 people on line, cordial but keenly aware they were competing to enroll their children in what is perceived to be the best kindergarten program in the neighborhood.
Saying consumers can’t keep paying what they have been paying at the pump, Rep. Eliot Engel was pushing a bill that would establish an open fuel standard.
Naman Shakrani, a student at W.T. Clarke Middle School in East Meadow, competed against the top 21 spellers in the finals of Long Island’s annual spelling bee.
Mixing competition, random knowledge, friends and beer, bar trivia is one of New York’s favorite weeknight activities. Here are a couple places you can go to wet your whistle and let your inner nerd run free.
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