On Friday, in the third quarter a western New York high school football game, 16-year-old Damon Janes ran for a five-yard touchdown. A few minutes later, there was a big hit and Janes walked off the field in a daze. He collapsed unconscious on the sidelines. The boy died on Monday. It's the sort ... More >>
Last summer, 15-year-old Nicholas Dellaventura collapsed and died after a football conditioning sessions at St. Joseph By-The-Sea High School in Staten Island. A year later, his mother thinks the adults who had been overseeing him should be held liable. Earlier this month, Maria Dellaventura sued ... More >>
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There's probably no other basketball team in America that's been on the wrong end of more shocking buzzer-beating losses than Mount Vernon High School. Surely the Mount Vernon faithful figured that the team's 2009 loss to Newburgh in the quarterfinals of the New York State Class AA Federation tourn ... More >>
Those advocating to preserve the current structure of Boys and Girls High School say the New York City Department of Education has failed to calculate the role it has played in contributing to the school's drop in performance in recent years. The historic Bedford-Stuyvesant high school is facing th ... More >>
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McDonald's has signed basketball star LeBron James for a multi-year promotional campaign that starts with a commercial on Super Bowl Sunday, and includes involvement in the chain's All American High School Basketball Games. [Nation's Restaurant News] Veteran McDonald's franchisee, Irwin Krug ... More >>
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