Day: March 24, 2022

Baseball Hollywood and Frankie Valli and Chazz all in Staten Island

Baseball Hollywood and Frankie Valli and Chazz all in Staten Island

They used to say that Staten Island was the lost borough. There have been negative situations that can be found in any of the five boroughs but for whatever the reason it always came out worse here in Staten Island. I can do the analytics and statistics and prove that things are no better or […]

NYC Lifting Vaccine Mandate Could Push Kyrie Irving and Other Unvaccinated Sports Players

NYC Lifting Vaccine Mandate Could Push Kyrie Irving and Other Unvaccinated Sports Players

New York City Mayor, Eric Adams, has announced Thursday morning that athletes and performers are exempt from the city-wide vaccine mandate for private workers. The decision will allow Kyrie Irving, star player of the Brooklyn Nets, to play at-home games. Kyrie Irving went public three months ago about refusing to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

Senator Cory Booker Moves Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to Tears with Speech About Racial Justice

Senator Cory Booker Moves Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to Tears with Speech About Racial Justice

During the third day of Judge Kentaji Brown Jackson’s confirmation hearings, Senator Cory Booker drove Jenkins to tears with a speech about racial justice and progress in the US, which captivated colleagues’ attention.

Uber to Add Yellow Cabs to the App, Here’s Why

Uber to Add Yellow Cabs to the App, Here’s Why

On Thursday, Uber Technologies Inc. said that it will now include New York yellow taxi cabs on its app following a driver shortage. In the US, both prominent driving share apple, Lyft and Uber, face a drivers shortage following the decline in travel due to COVID-19. The decline in drivers has pushed rideshare apps to raise their prices for rides

Op-Ed: Is Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Affecting the Music Industry?

Op-Ed: Is Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Affecting the Music Industry?

On the surface, it seems as though Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is leaving the music industry untouched. While many artists have condemned Russia’s attack, they are still producing music. This leaves the question of whether this major global event is impacting the music industry in both America and Russia.

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