Fort Wadsworth

November 3, 2013 In the pre-dawn hours, we gathered outside the New York Public library. Under the harsh glare of police spotlights, they checked our identification and sorted us into groups. We boarded busses that would take us out of the city, away from our families, and into the heavily guarded confines of Fort Wadsworth. The bus […]

2015 NYC Marathon Start: What You Need to Know

The 2015 New York City Marathon is about to begin. Over 50,000 runners will line up on November 1st for a red carpet running tour of New York City’s five boroughs. They’ll begin their 26.2-mile journey on the windy shores of Staten Island and make their way across the magnificent Verrazano Narrows Bridge before entering the festive streets of Brooklyn, […]