Category Archives: Kennedy International

NY/NJ Harbor Deepening and the Lost Islands

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett There was once a 132-acre island in Jamaica Bay within view of Kennedy Airport known as Elders Point. After years of degradation, the land split into separate islands connected only by mud. ┬áThe U.S. National … Continue reading

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PAPD: Bringing a Fugitive to Justice

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett with Joseph Pentangelo On Sept. 26, 1981, a group of protesters opposed to the racist apartheid system in South Africa gathered at the British Airways Terminal at Kennedy Airport to demonstrate against the South African … Continue reading

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