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Pete Davidson set to leave ‘Saturday Night Live,’ report says

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Pete Davidson is saying farewell to Studio 8H. The Staten Islander, who first joined “Saturday Night Live” in 2014 as a featured player at the age of 20, is calling it a wrap at the long-running NBC late-night variety sketch show that shot him to fame, according to Variety, which first broke the news. He was one of the youngest cast members to join “SNL” in its history.
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Wanted: 5 boilermaker apprentices

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A local boilermaker union is hiring apprentices to learn the trade of manufacturing, installing and maintaining boilers. The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC) for Boilermakers Northeastern Area, Local Union #5, Zone #5 will conduct a recruitment from June 20, 2022 through May 15, 2023 for five boilermaker construction apprentices, the New York State Department of Labor announced today.
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Can you leave a job you just started, or will it hurt your resume?

Dear Sam: I want to preface this question by saying that I am not a job-hopper. I worked at my last company for 8 years and the company before that for 11. As a result of a major reorganization, I lost my job in late 2021 and was fortunate to find a new position quickly. While the new role wasn’t everything I had hoped for regarding title and salary, I felt there was room for growth. In addition, with the holiday season approaching quickly, I felt pressure to take a position versus being unemployed when hiring slows down near the end of the year.

Best friends since kindergarten called up to Major Leagues on the same day -- by the same team

St. Louis Cardinals prospects Nolan Gorman and Matt Liberatore are lifelong friends -- and now they’re Major League teammates. The two Arizona natives received their first call to the Big Leagues within minutes of each other on Thursday. Gorman is expected to appear in the Cardinals lineup on Friday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, while Liberatore is slated to start against them on Saturday.
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Shooting of EMT; Tottenville man’s arrest in deli slaying: Staten Island’s top crime stories of the week

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Here is a look at the most significant headlines in criminal justice the past seven days:. BULLET NEARLY MISSED HEART OF EMT SHOT IN AMBULANCE. A bullet narrowly missed hitting the heart of a hero emergency medical technician who was shot by a patient in an ambulance on Forest Avenue in West Brighton, his father told the Advance/SILive.com.
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Season 3 of FX’s ‘Atlanta’ ends this week: How to watch with or without cable

The Season 3 “Atlanta” finale airs on FX on Friday, May 20 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. You can also watch it on FuboTV (free trial) and DirectTV Stream. This season took place in Europe, where Earn (Donald Glover), Alfred “Paper Boi” Miles (Brian Tyree Henry), Darius (LaKeith Stanfield) and Van (Zazie Beetz) were in the midst of a successful tour. The young musicians navigate their new surroundings as outsiders and struggle to adjust to their newfound success.
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Bill de Blasio, ex-NYC mayor, to run for redrawn House seat

Former New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Friday that he will run for Congress in a redrawn district that includes his Brooklyn home. De Blasio, whose second mayoral term ended last year, announced on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” that he will seek the Democratic nomination for the 10th Congressional District, which will include part of Manhattan and a swath of western Brooklyn.
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