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Feature Stories March 7, 2013  RSS feed
She Hits High Note
Young Floutist Selected For ‘All Eastern Honors’
     Ava Mack, a senior at Kellenberg Memorial High School, has been selected for the National Music Association’s “All Eastern Honors.”
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Elmhurst Firemen Honored For Their Life- Saving Gifts
They Meet Recipients Of Marrow Donation
     Two firefighters stationed in Elmhurst who donated bone marrow to cancer-stricken patients were added to the FDNY’s “Honor Roll of Life”—and got a chance to meet the people whose lives they saved by their donation— at a ceremony held at the Fire Department’s headquarters in Brooklyn last Wednesday, Feb. 27.
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LGA Students Win FinancialVid Prize
Promotes Importance Of Being Debt-Free
     Three student filmmakers from Long Island City’s LaGuardia Community College produced a video on financial literacy that took first prize in the fourth annual Financial Awareness Video Competition sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
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Hearing On Recruiting Women Into Service & Tech Industries
Pol Wants Resources To Boost Education
     City Council Member Julissa Fereras held an oversight hearing last Monday, Feb. 25, on the efforts the city is making to recruit and retain women in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) fields.
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