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Soccer club preaches teamwork for area teens

Education November 4, 2018 at 12:19 pm 0 comments

The senior team has a unique make up. It is comprised of alumni and current high school students who have aged out of the youth leagues.

Popularity of soccer continues to grow

Popularity of soccer continues to grow

Parks November 6, 2015 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

Latin American, West African immigrants fuel sport’s local popularity On Sundays, a Hispanic semi-pro soccer league competes at Paul Robeson field in Mott Haven. On weeknights, youngsters practice soccer drills under the lights at Macombs Dam Park where teenage boys and girls run drills with coaches and parents looking on. The SouthRead More

A South Bronx United practice at Macombs Dam Field.

Youth soccer league teaches life lessons

Education, Parks November 27, 2012 at 2:43 pm 0 comments

Homegrown league encourages young people to pay as much attention to their studies as their soccer.

FreshDirect hires Majora Carter

FreshDirect hires Majora Carter

Economy, Environment September 28, 2012 at 10:01 pm 5 comments

Majora Carter, the noted South Bronx environmentalist, has been hired by FreshDirect to combat opposition to its relocation to Mott Haven.

Carter’s husband James Chase, the communications director for her consulting company The Majora Carter Group, confirmed that she has been under contract for the last two months to advocate on the on-line grocer’s behalf.