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Queens high school evacuated, dismissed after report of gasoline smell
Jun 2, 2014 • WABC-TVA school in Queens was evacuated and later dismissed Monday after reports of a gasoline smell in the building. The FDNY received a call just after 9 a.m. that the Martin Luther High School, on Maspeth Avenue in Maspeth, was being cleared. The students ... More
Anais Celini Allegedly Blocked From Attending Prom With Boyfriend Nathaniel ...
Apr 14, 2014 • Huffington PostA teen couple at a New York high school is crying foul after allegedly being blocked from attending the prom together because one of them is transgender. Anais Celini, who is a senior at the Martin Luther High School in Maspeth, Queens, told Pix 11 ... More
Chris Kreider gets 2-year deal
Jul 23, 2014 • ESPNThe New York Rangers narrowly avoided arbitration with Chris Kreider by agreeing to terms with the restricted-free-agent winger Wednesday, the team announced. Kreider is getting a two-year contract with an average annual value of $2.475 million, a ... More
Couple Plans Own Prom After School Bars Transgender Boyfriend From Attending
Apr 16, 2014 • Huffington PostAnais Celini won't let her school's decision to not let her transgender boyfriend attend prom ruin their special night. Yesterday, The Huffington Post brought you the news that Anais Celini, a senior at Martin Luther High School in Maspeth, Queens, was ... More
NYC High School Allegedly Blocks Student's Trans Boyfriend From Prom
Apr 15, 2014 • EDGE BostonA teen couple claims that officials from a New York high school refuse to let them attend the prom together because one of them is transgender, New York City's CW affiliate station WPIX reports. According to Anais Celini, a senior at Martin Luther High ... More
NYC School Forbids Student to Attend Prom with Transgender Date: VIDEO
Apr 12, 2014 • TowleroadI do wonder what New York requires to list someone as their non-birth gender. I assume they just go along with what you say and don't do a Nazi body check. Baez doesn't appear to be that far along. Also, you can't throw yourself anything like a "prom", ... More
An angel can be found at The Maspeth Thrift Shop
Aug 22, 2013 • Queens ChronicleWhen I entered The Maspeth Thrift Shop I was greeted by a great young man named Matthew Garone. Matthew is an alumnus of Martin Luther High School and was volunteering for the summer. He currently attends Nyack College's NYC campus. I asked to ... More
Teen speaks out about her school not allowing her to bring transgender ...
Apr 8, 2014 • New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV... Celini is a Brooklyn teenager that says her High School is refusing to allow her to attend the prom with her boyfriend because he is transgender. “Everybody should be able to go,” said Anais Celini, a senior at Martin Luther High School in Maspeth ... More
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