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Yankees Bring World Series Trophy to a 75-year-old Fan

A 75-year-old Yankees fan had her dream come true after seeing the World Series trophy.

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Pitchers, Catchers and a Neighborhood Awakening

Metal security gates sprayed with graffiti are locked down on nearly an entire block of shops and bars on River Avenue, which peddle everything from beers to blankets to fans during the season. Photo by: Alec Johnson

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VIDEO – Unfinished Business for Bronx Bombers

The South Bronx wrestlers had a score to settle last Saturday at the Forgotten Championship Wrestling show in Brooklyn.

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These Bronx Bombers are also heavyweights — in wrestling

Two Bronx wrestlers are trying to make names for themselves in Forgotten Championship Wrestling.

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Fordham Retires Gregory-O’Connell No. 55

Fordham University honors its best ever female basketball player

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Say it Ain’t So, Yankees

Say it Ain’t So, Yankees

World champions make bad neighbors

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For Two Old Friends, Wii Isn’t Child’s Play

Two old friends in Morrisania keep up their competitive spirit with Wii bowling.

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An Old Warrior Battles Yankee Fever

by Jose Leyva Ramon Jimenez has built his career on building community movements and fighting legal battles on behalf of regular people in the Bronx, from injured construction workers to low-income tenants. But in his 20 years as a lawyer and activist, Jimenez has never faced such a formidable opponent as the New York Yankees. […]

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