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Hank & Me

Hank was one funny dude. He was quick witted and had perfect timing with his comeback lines. Ray and I would always try to convince him to host “Saturday Night Live.” His dad hosted the show one time, and all it would take for Hank to get on that stage was one phone call to the producer Lorne Michaels.

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Svet: One in Two Million

Svetlin Radoslavof, a native of Bulgaria, is a well-known musician with an inspirational story. In 2016, Svetlin, also known as “Svet,” began experiencing unbearable headaches. That August, he went to the hospital, not knowing what to expect. There, he was diagnosed with a rare brain tumor. The tumor, which is most commonly found in children, appears in just one in two million adults.

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Mia and Devan: Storytelling Through Song

Mia Lailani and Devan Ibiza grew up surrounded by music. This powerful musical duo was born in the Bronx, and they were introduced to music at a young age by watching their father, Max Perez, work as an audio engineer and interact with musical artists.

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Courtney Mathewson: Dedicated Inside and Outside of the Pool

From competing in high school to competing in college to making it to the Olympics, Courtney Mathewson gave her all to the sport of women’s water polo. Graduating from UCLA with a sociology degree, Mathewson not only took her water polo career to incredible heights but also learned about all the hard work and dedication it takes to get there.

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Unbreakable: An Interview with Body Building Legend Victor Martinez

On Wednesday, October 7th, I was given the opportunity to speak with one of the most inspiring athletes of all time. Victor Martinez is a pro bodybuilding legend with a story like no other. An immigrant from the Dominican Republic, Victor has had to face obstacles that would chew up and spit out a normal person.

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Journey to the NPC Bikini Competition

It can be hard to imagine how Karla De Epstein juggles her busy life. Not only is she a mother and a wife, but she works full time, has a side business, and keeps up with a vigorous training schedule. Although there are only twenty-four hours in a day, she manages to fulfill her many different responsibilities and still fits in time to train for next year’s NPC Bikini Competition.

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