LaGuardia CC Lady Red Hawks keep on rolling against suburban rivals
Photo by Brandon Charlton

After defeating a tough ninth-ranked Sullivan County Community College squad 66-54 at home on Jan. 16, the LaGuardia Community College (LAGCC) Lady Red Hawks continued their strong Region XV play when they traveled to Long Island on Jan. 19 and beat the Nassau Community College Lions by a score of 74-57, ending Nassau’s five-game winning streak. […]

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Two-time cancer survivor from Middle Village creates foundation to help others
Photo courtesy The Carly Rose Foundation

One girl is using her battles against cancer to create a foundation to help those who are still fighting. Carly Rose Nieves, a native of Middle Village, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in 2003, at the age of 7. During her treatment she went through many chemotherapy sessions as well as blood and platelet […]

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LIC urban garden fights to keep land on defunct rail line, envisions new use
Photo courtesy of Flickr/ Timothy Krause

In a neighborhood known for its industrial feel and growing number of towers, Long Island City’s Smiling Hogshead Ranch, with the help of other community groups, is trying to preserve its vision for an urban garden as a community organizing tool. The group is fighting to maintain not only its vision, but also the land it operates […]

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LAGCC Lady Red Hawks continue hot streak, beat Queensborough 73-55
Photo by Brandon Charlton

After two impressive 40-point victories over Kingsborough Community College (60-20) and Borough of Manhattan Community College (72-32), the LaGuardia Community College (LAGCC) Lady Red Hawks found a way to come from behind and defeat CUNY Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) rival Queensborough Community College by a score of 73-55 on Jan. 13. The Lady Red Hawks fell […]

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LGA College Lady Red Hawks drop first game of the new year
Photo courtesy LaGuardia Community College Athletics

The LaGuardia Community College (LAGCC) Lady Red Hawks started 2016 with a disappointing home loss to the Gateway Community College Geckos, 88-64 on Sunday, Jan. 3. The Lady Red Hawks were slow out of the gate, falling behind the Geckos by 19 points early on. LAGCC tried to battle back throughout and were able to consistently keep […]

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