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NY on track to prominence

Everything about venue world-class

By Fluto Shinzawa
Globe Staff / June 11, 2005

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For its entire existence, the footprint of land in the East River called Randall's Island had been best known for its decaying track and field stadium, acres of parkland, and, as it was branded in less politically correct times, the Inebriate Asylum, where the area's alcoholics were penned away from the city's residents. (Full article: 963 words)

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