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Staff Picks: Our Most Admired Black Icons

Staff Picks: Our Most Admired Black Icons

Nicole Acosta, Steven Keehner, Valerie Lopez, and Jared Naut

February 27, 2019

Members of the Impact Staff break down their favorite Black icons in honor of Black History Month.

The Top Five Black Artists Right Now

The Top Five Black Artists Right Now

Valerie Lopez, Associate Editor

February 21, 2019

To kick off Black History Month, here are the top black artists of today!

5 Fun Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

5 Fun Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Hope Androsko, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

Whether you're going on a romantic dinner date with your high school sweetheart, or binging chick flicks at home for Galentine's Day, we have you covered with the best date ideas.

5 Of My All Time Favorite Songs From The Film Rent

5 Of My All Time Favorite Songs From The Film Rent

Jared Naut, Impact Staff

February 7, 2019

A musical film that chronicles the life 4 people that are living with HIV/Aids and their group of friends that documents their struggles living with this disease.

How to get Competitive Pokémon in Pokémon: Let’s Go

How to get Competitive Pokémon in Pokémon: Let’s Go

Brian Pineiro, Impact Staff

January 31, 2019

Ever wanted to get into the Pokémon competitive scene, but are unsure where to begin? Check out this guide to help you get started!

Top 5 Most Underrated Players in the NBA

Top 5 Most Underrated Players in the NBA

Chevaughn Hurst, Impact Staff

December 8, 2018

In sports there, a lot of underrated players that don’t get a lot of recognition or shine for what they do. The NBA has a lot of these players that typically aren't recognized by the mainstream media. Players that are underrated are vital to their team’s success because they are the ones that he...

Top 5 Ways to Ruin A Championship Worthy Season

Top 5 Ways to Ruin A Championship Worthy Season

Brian Pineiro, Impact Staff

December 6, 2018

"Now that NYC FC has reached their metaphorical stop on this year's ride to the MLS Cup final, I did some reminiscing on this past season. There were certainly highs as there were lows, but if NYC FC taught me anything this year it is how to flush a once-promising season, one with aspirations of a title, down the proverbial drain."

10 New Manhattan Eateries you Need to Try Right Now

10 New Manhattan Eateries you Need to Try Right Now

Daniel Lederer, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018

Manhattan is home to nearly 10,000+ eateries, cafes and restaurants all vying for tourists, rush-hour workers and commuters' attention. About a dozen or more food joints open every week, adding to the difficult decision of where to grab a quick bite or a fast-casual meal. Here are ten of the most exciting,...

Top 5 NBA Point Guards

Top 5 NBA Point Guards

Ellis Joshua, Impact Staff

November 15, 2018

The NBA is filled with a number of great point guards. In today's NBA their aren't many prototypical point guards who look to pass first and look for their shot second. Most guards are now looking to shoot first and then be a facilitator. It still doesn't take away from their role as being a floor general...

Top 5 NFL MVP Candidates

Top 5 NFL MVP Candidates

Michael Panteleo, Impact Staff

November 8, 2018

The NFL MVP race is on and there are many outstanding players that are deserving of the award. Through the first nine weeks of action you can get a sense of what players are in contention for the award.The MVP award is not always the best player but the most valuable to their team. Only one can win it...

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