Learn About New York Native Ray Rice

Ray Rice at Ravens practice

Ray Rice is a former professional American football running back who played his entire professional career with the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. In 2014, Rice’s NFL career was filled with controversies. If you’re like most people, you’re probably filled with a lot of questions about what happened and why he … Read more

Learn About Michael Jordan’s New York Roots

Jordan in 1992

Did you know that Michael Jordan was born in New York? That’s right! The basketball legend was born in Brooklyn and spent his early years in the city. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at MJ’s New York roots and explore some of the places where he grew up. We … Read more

Learn About New York Native Ryan Lochte

An image of Lochte, Phelps, and Cseh in the 2008 Summer Olympics

If you’re a fan of the Olympics, then you probably know about Ryan Lochte. He is a 12-time Olympic medalist, and he was born in Rochester, New York. Lochte is among the most decorated American swimmers in history, and he has known for his signature “Jeah!” celebration. In this blog post, we’ll … Read more

Learn About New York Native Joe Paterno

Joe Paterno in 2003

If you’re a fan of college football, then you know the name, Joe Paterno. He was a legendary coach who spent his entire career at Penn State University. After his death in 2012, Paterno’s legacy was tarnished by a controversy that rocked the sports world. In this blog post, we’ll take a … Read more

Learn About New York Native Vince Lombardi

An image of Vince Lombardi

Most people know about Vince Lombardi as the legendary football coach who led the Green Bay Packers to five NFL championships. But what many don’t know is that Lombardi was born and raised in New York. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at the life of this iconic figure … Read more

Discover the Iroquois Tribe’s Fascinating History

Point Iriquois Light, Vegetation, Plant

The Iroquois were the most significant Native group in the history of North America. However, what made them distinct was their political system, and as a result, they ruled for the first 200 years of colonial history in both Canada and the United States. Strangely, they were never that numerous, yet the … Read more

Learn More About Fashion Designer Catherine Holstein

Designer clothes

Catherine Holstein is a well-known fashion designer and owner of the label Khaite. She gained recognition due to her thesis, which was picked by Julie Gilhart. From there on, she went on to create her own brand that was launched in 2016. Since the launch of her brand, she has gained immense … Read more

Learn More About Richard Avedon

Fashion photographer Richard Avedon

The world of fashion has been quite a diverse and creative one. Designers, Fashion Artists, and Fashion Photographers have contributed extensively to pop culture as well as revolutionizing the fashion industry in America as well as in other parts of the world. Among these, are the works of some people, such as … Read more