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a great, inspirational and enlightening read

I just finished the book, I Am The Central Park Jogger by Trisha Meili.  I vaguely remember hearing about how a woman was viciously beaten, raped and left for dead in Central Park in the Spring of 1989.  I was an 8th grader back then and paid little mind to the news, as my attentions …

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13.1 in the bitter cold (not me, silly)

I feel the need to boast a little about St. Elmo. This past Saturday morning, he along with 4,300+ runners, braved 14 degree weather to run the Manhattan Half Marathon.   A little over two loops of Central Park, they beat the steep Harlem Hills and Cat Hill twice, and raced uphill to the finish line …

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