Articles written by: Chinedu Onyemaobi

Chinedu Onyemaobi

Sports

Brain injuries lead to drop in high school football

“It’s an overall dangerous game.”

Features / Sports

Irvington High School seniors are football standouts

Irvington linebacker Nashawn Brooks poses with his mother after signing his letter of intent to Wagner College. Brooks is also an All- County wrestler and finished top three in his section. Photo by Chinedu Onyemaobi As thousands of high school seniors signed their letter of intent on National Signing Day, Irvington High School stands out. While the public school is […]

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Age is nothing but a number for ageless Tom Brady

Tom Brady takes the snap during Super Bowl XXXIX. Brady threw for 219 yards to give the Patriots their third Super Bowl victory in four years.   At 41 years old, New England Patriots quarterback and future Hall of Famer  Tom Brady is on the verge of winning his sixth Super Bowl, which will give him the most championships as […]

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Playoffs hopes dim for NY Giants

Daniel Medina of Mexico City doesn’t believe the Giants have a “winning mindset.” Photo by Chinedu Onyemaobi After starting the season 1-7, and losing to their divisional rival Philadelphia Eagles, fans of the New York Giants are becoming uneasy about the current state of their favorite team.    “They don’t have a winning mindset” said Daniel Medina of Mexico City. “They […]

Midterm Elections 2018 / News / Politics / Video

Muslim Voters are Voting for Change

Voters have not seen in this many Muslim candidates on the ballot since after 9/11. The Muslim community, a frequent target of President Trump, is seeking representation.

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Memories of 9/11 haunt business owners

Mark Weng is grateful for surviving the September 11th terrorist attacks. Many of the customers at Footmart, the Lower Manhattan shoe store he owns, worked at the World Trade Center. Photo by Chinedu Onyemaobi Life has never been the same for Mark Weng and David Martinez, local business owners whose shoe store was near the World Trade Center. Seventeen years […]