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Janine Stange is attempting to singing the national anthem in all 50 states. (credit: YouTube)

Long Island’s ‘National Anthem Girl’ About To Complete 50-State Journey

Janine Stange has performed the national anthem in 48 states and is on track to reach 50 before the 200th anniversary of “The Star-Spangled Banner” is celebrated Sept. 14.

08/17/2014

Nets Anthem Audition

Brooklyn Residents Audition To Perform National Anthem At Nets Playoff Games

The Brooklyn Nets have launched a search for the borough’s best.

04/14/2014

Photo (L-R): Maksim Gelman (DCPI); Anti-Mubarak Poster (Monica Miller); Christina Aguilera (Getty)

Week In Review: Brooklyn Killing Spree, Anthem Flubs & Egypt

The last few days have opened our eyes to revolution in the Middle East through the lenses of locals, shocked us with a deeply disturbing series of stabbings and had us reflecting on the actual words in our national anthem.

1010 WINS–02/13/2011

Singer Christina Aguilera performs during the Bridgestone Super Bowl XLV Pregame Show at Dallas Cowboys Stadium on February 6, 2011 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Star-Mangled Banner: Aguilera Botches National Anthem At Super Bowl

When Aguilera, who was born in Staten Island, was supposed to sing the line “O’er the ramparts we watched, were so gallantly streaming,” she instead repeated an earlier line, with a slight variation.

02/06/2011