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Long Island Children's Choir

Long Island Children’s Choir Prospers In The Face Of School Budget Cuts

A children’s choir on Long Island has seen immense success even in the face of school budget cuts, as they get ready for a big performance.

05/22/2014

Paul McCartney In Concert

Queens High School Students Treated To Performance By Paul McCartney

Students at the Frank Sinatra School for the Arts in Queens were treated Wednesday to a performance by none other than Sir Paul McCartney.

10/09/2013

US-MUSIC-GRAMMY AWARDS-ARRIVALS

Mumford & Sons Bring Folk To Barclays Center

On the heels of their Sunday night Album of the Year GRAMMY win, Mumford & Sons played their second show in two weeks at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center. The British folk rockers brought stage design with them that tried with all its might to turn the sports arena into an outdoor experience.

02/13/2013

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fun. “Carry On” In Rain-Soaked Spectacle

fun. roared through an impassioned performance of hit single “Carry On” during the 55th Annual GRAMMY awards ceremony, highlighting the song’s theme of perseverance by playing under a torrential downpour of rain. The band was […]

02/10/2013

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Rihanna Slows Things Down For GRAMMYs

Rihanna is known for her wild dance-filled performances and crazy costumes. But for the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards she wanted all the focus on her voice. Dressed in a simple black gown, Rihanna kept things […]

02/10/2013

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LL Cool J, Travis Barker, Tom Morello, Lead GRAMMY Super-Group

Rock, hip-hop and electronic dance music will come together when Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker unites with Rage Against The Machine guitarist Tom Morello, DJ Z-Trip, Chuck D of legendary rap group Public Enemy and rapper/show […]

02/08/2013

P.S. 22 Chorus On Steps Of U.S. Capitol Jan. 20, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Staten Island’s P.S. 22 Choir Reflects On Inauguration Performance

The young members of the P.S. 22 choir have become Staten Island celebrities and a part of American history, and on Monday, they were sharing their memories of performing at President Barack Obama’s second inauguration.

02/04/2013

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, LIPA Crews (credit: CBS 2)

State Commission Subpoenas Con Ed, LIPA Over Sandy Response

A Moreland Commission launched earlier this month by Gov. Andrew Cuomo has issued subpoenas to utilities in a probe of their response and recovery operations during Superstorm Sandy.

11/28/2012

Former Mayor Giuliani

Giuliani: FEMA Has Dropped The Ball On Sandy Relief

Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani was complaining Tuesday that the federal government was not doing enough to help New Yorkers in need.

11/06/2012

The 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards - Show

Winning Artists At The 54th Annual Grammy Awards

Here’s a list of winners in selected major categories at Sunday’s 54th Annual Grammy Awards.

02/12/2012

Phantom of the Opera

‘Phantom Of The Opera’ Celebrates 10,000th Performance Saturday

The historic performance at the Majestic Theater included a giant cake and special curtain call.

02/11/2012

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The Beach Boys To ‘Do It Again’ At The Grammys

The Beach Boys — Brian Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine, Bruce Johnston and David Marks — will reunite on the Grammy stage on Sunday, performing live together for the first time in more than two decades.

02/08/2012

President Barack Obama is greeted by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in Newark, N.J., as he travels to Paterson, N.J., to view flood damage caused by Hurricane Irene, Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Poll: Obama’s Approval Rating Dropping In NJ

A new poll shows New Jersey voters are less happy with President Obama’s performance in office.

10/16/2011

Tyler Clementi (credit: Facebook)

Rutgers Remembers Tragic Suicide Saturday

A weekend of tributes and remembrances were planned for the Tyler Clementi, the Rutgers student who took his own life after an intimate moment with another male student was caught on a webcam.

10/02/2010

Mayor Bloomberg (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bloomberg To Teachers: No Automatic Tenure

Teachers will have to earn tenure by showing they have improved the performance of their students for two straight years and get a high rating from their principals and superintendents.

09/27/2010