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From Hunts Point to Antarctica

From Hunts Point to Antarctica

Sixteen-year-old Victor Davila had never flown on an airplane before he boarded a flight at John F. Kennedy Airport last December. More than 30 hours later, he landed 6,630 miles from Hunts Point in Ushuaia, Argentina, the southernmost city in the world. He still hadn’t gotten where he was going.

Education / Environment

Community board endorses Hunts Point school

In a letter to Schools Chancellor Joel Klein, Community Board 2 has called on the Department of Education to approve plans for Hunts Point High School for Sustainable Community Initiatives, a school to prepare students for green jobs. The school “is capable of changing the landscape and mindset of the […]

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The circus comes to Hunts Point

The circus comes to Hunts Point

Neighborhood kids put on a three-ring show By Christina Davis cdav@hunter.cuny.edu Photos by Leslie Caraballo/NYCNews Service Teresa Kochis, right, helps Dimitra Martin on the trapeze. For more pictures click here. Ten-year-old Dimitra Martin hangs in the air, her ankles secured by the rope of a trapeze. She drops down, grabs […]