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  Big Apple Basketball Home
Big Apple Basketball is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization designed to use basketball as a "tool" to assist young people in their athletic, educational, professional and life skill development.
Big Apple Basketball is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization.  For more information on how you can contribute and assist BAB in fulfilling its mission of using basketball as a "tool" to assist young people in their educational, athletic, professional, and life skill development, 
Big Apple Basketball is a not-for-profit organization designed to use basketball as a "tool" to assist young people in their athletic, educational, professional and life skill development.
www.bigapplebasketball.com   (6429 words)

  
  Oxford University Press | The Big Apple   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Apple noun [sing.] (informal) New York City: She was born in Chicago, but moved to the Big Apple when she was three.
The Big Apple is a nickname (= an informal, often humorous, name for somebody or something) that was probably first used by jazz musicians to mean 'the big time', or success.
The Big Apple is one of the thousands of cultural references in the seventh edition of the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary, where you will find information about other famous names and places.
www.oup.com /elt/catalogue/teachersites/oald7/wotm/wotm_archive/big_apple?cc=gb   (215 words)

  
  Big Apple Basketball Mission
Big Apple Basketball is designed to use basketball as a “tool” to assist young people in their athletic, educational, professional and life skill development.
Big Apple Basketball serves as an asset to the community by serving as a clearinghouse to educate and assist parents on the process of finding and selecting those academic, athletic, and scholarship programs best suited to the needs of their children.
Big Apple Basketball works closely with college and high school coaches to identify academically qualified students, build contacts between schools, and to facilitate the transition from high school to college athletics for student-athletes.
www.bigapplebasketball.com /mission.html   (250 words)

  
 Big Apple Bagel Shops Franchises
Big Apple Bagels is on the forefront of the recent café and bagel boom.
As a Big Apple Bagels franchisee, you'll be able to produce freshly baked bagels, gourmet muffins from My Favorite Muffin, an assortment of delicious sandwiches and salads, and serve Brewster's brewed coffees and specialty drinks.
The Big Apple Bagels franchise program is designed to help franchise owners reach their individual growth potential.
www.franchiseopportunities.com /Zor_313/Big_Apple_Bagel_Shops_Franchis.htm   (378 words)

  
 Big Apple Jazz / EZ's Woodshed -- The New York City Jazz Club Authority and Harlem Jazz Day Club
Big Apple Jazz / EZ's Woodshed in the Media
And since a horse, up for a big purse in the NYC, can't get paid off in big money himself, the lingo promised him a big apple.
The corner is marked by a whimsical display of an upside-down apple announcing the location.
www.bigapplejazz.com   (687 words)

  
 NYC Information: The Big Apple
Rumor has it that the "Big Apple" is so named because during the depression, many former financiers would travel from their suburban cottages in full suits in order to sell apples on the streets of New York.
Since apples have always been a big part of the New York economy the name simply stuck and was eventually promoted by local government.
Paul Bloess: "The term 'Big Apple' was originally used in the 1920s and '30s by jazz musicians as a way of saying, 'There are many apples on the success tree, but when you pick New York City, you pick the Big Apple.'"
www.ny.com /histfacts/apple.html   (418 words)

  
 New York Film Festivals - Independent Film - Big Apple Film Festival
In addition, as New York City is synonymous with cultural diversity, the Big Apple Film Festival was established to celebrate the city's multi-culturalism.
The Big Apple Film Society was established as a means of supporting and promoting independent films and filmmakers from the New York City metropolitan area.
As New York City is synonymous with cultural diversity, the Big Apple Film Society seeks to recognize and support films and filmmakers that focus their attention on the unique qualities of individuals of all backgrounds and ethnicities.
www.bigapplefilmfestival.com /NewsPage.htm   (1011 words)

  
 The Lindy Circle - Big Apple History   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Big Apple was without a doubt one of the biggest dance crazes to ever hit America.
In fact, according to their web site "it was the Big Apple that launched Mr Murray's studio into the largest chain of dance studios in the world today".
The Big Apple features in the 2nd chapter of "The Spirit Moves" her remarkable archival film of African-American dance which consists of studio demonstrations of authentic jazz dance forms by artists of the Savoy Ballroom of Harlem.
www.lindycircle.com /history/big_apple   (1286 words)

  
 Big Apple Web The Nickname "Big Apple"
The phrase "The Big Apple" referring to New York City was first used in a 1909 book, The Wayfarer in New York edited by Edward S. Martin.
"The Big Apple" took on a different connotation when it was made popular in the 1920's by the New York Morning Telegraph sports writer John J. Fitz Gerald.
Using a red apple as their symbol, they promoted New York as the Big Apple, and it is now an internationally known nickname.
www.bigappleweb.de /whybigapple.htm   (254 words)

  
 Green my (Big) Apple | Greenpeace International
The iconic Apple store on 5th Avenue in New York is bathed in green light to highlight that Apple should go green.
We've asked for a greener Apple in London, Amsterdam and New York but now its up to you.
Apple listens to the people who buy their product: it's one of the things we all love about them.
www.greenpeace.org /international/news/green-apple-new-york151206   (290 words)

  
 Big Apple Wallcoverings, Inc.
Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. is pleased to announce that their wholly owned subsidiary, Big Apple Wallcovering, Inc., introduced their "No More Books"(TM) kiosks to worldwide manufacturers and distributors at the 2007 Wallcoverings Association Annual Convention in Marco Island, FL.
Big Apple Wallcovering executives met with major Manufacturers and Distributors at the conference.
The Wallcoverings Association Convention is a must for industry professionals, providing the opportunity to inspire trends, define their place in the market and discuss the direction of the industry as a whole.
www.bigapplewallcovering.com /index.html   (308 words)

  
 Big Apple Anime Fest 2003
NEW YORK (August 21, 2001) The Big Apple Anime Fest (BAAF) announced today the Virgin Megastore Times Square as the fifth venue of the weekends (October 26th-28th) events celebrating Anime Manga culture.
Taking place over Halloween weekend, October 26 to 28, 2001, at the Directors Guild of America Theater and other venues in mid-town Manhattan, the Big Apple Anime Fest considers itself to be the "Cannes Film Festival of the Anime Manga Culture." Japanese animation (anime) is one of the hottest media trends among today's global youth.
The Big Apple Anime Fest includes both premieres and historical retrospectives in the o ver 250 hours of anime programming to be presented during the weekend.
www.bigappleanimefest.com /press_aug21.cfm   (506 words)

  
 BIG APPLE Resort - Puerto Galera Resorts Reservation Service
Big Apple Dive Resort has 5 well appointed cottages with electric fan and full facilities including king size bed - Hot and cold water on suite bathroom- Mini bar - 50 stations cable television - private veranda - 24 hour room service.
Big Apple Dive Resort has 8 large family cottages located in a tropical garden surrounding the swimming pool which is ideal for a family between 2 and 4 persons.
Big Apple Dive Resort has 16 cottages located in a tropical garden surrounding the swimming pool.
www.alltravelspots.com /philippines/puertogalera/bigapple/index.html   (276 words)

  
 Big Apple - Definition, explanation
The "Big Apple" is a nickname or alternate toponym for New York City.
A decade later many jazz musicians began calling the City "The Big Apple" to refer to New York City (especially Harlem) as the jazz capital of the world.
Today the nickname "The Big Apple," which replaced "Fun City," is the international description of our city and is synonymous with the cultural and tourist attractions of New York City.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/b/bi/big_apple.php   (781 words)

  
 New York Florist :: Big Apple Florist in New York :: Flower Delivery
Big Apple Florist has been serving the New York City area since 1946.
When you order from Big Apple Florist, you are sending arrangements created by award-winning floral designers.
Every item created at Big Apple Florist is backed by our 100% satisfaction guarantee.
www.bigappleflorist.com   (88 words)

  
 World Wide Words: Big Apple
He first used it in 1921 to refer to the racetracks of New York: “The L T Bauer string is scheduled to start for ‘the big apple’ tomorrow”.
He broadened the term to refer to the whole of New York in February 1924: “The Big Apple, the dream of every lad that ever threw a leg over a thoroughbred and the goal of all horsemen.
It seems from an early example of the phrase that people were thinking of an apple as a treat, and that for those New Orleans stable hands the New York racing scene was a supreme opportunity, like an attractive big red apple.
www.worldwidewords.org /qa/qa-big5.htm   (663 words)

  
 Big Apple Circus Tickets - nwtix.com/Big Apple Circus Tickets - Buys/Sells Big Apple Circus Ticket
We are able to provide access to Big Apple Circus tickets for events through our contacts and various sources.
Big Apple Circus Ticket prices and availability are subject to change at any time.
Big Apple Circus Ticket deliveries are guaranteed no later than the day before the event unless stated otherwise, however every effort will be made to deliver Big Apple Circus tickets as early as possible.
www.nwtix.com /Big_Apple_Circus_Tickets.html   (307 words)

  
 Big Apple Circus tickets from a Big Apple Circus tickets broker
Once you find some Big Apple Circus tickets you would like to purchase you can order securely online or if you prefer to order your Big Apple Circus tickets over the phone, call us at (800) 800-9494.
If there are currently no Big Apple Circus tickets available near you please sign up to be notified when Big Apple Circus will be in your area.
Big Apple Circus tickets are generally shipped within 48 hours of your order confirmation.
www.teamonetickets.com /theatre/theatre/big-apple-circus-tickets.html   (357 words)

  
 New York Film Festivals - Independent Film - Big Apple Film Festival | Home
The Big Apple Film Festival, presented by the Big Apple Film Society, takes place annually in the heart of the greatest city in the world.
In addition, as New York City is synonymous with cultural diversity, the Big Apple Film Festival was established to celebrate the city's multi-culturalism.
Therefore, a primary purpose of the festival is to recognize films and filmmakers that seek to focus their attention on the unique qualities of individuals of all backgrounds and ethnicities.
www.bigapplefilmfestival.com   (465 words)

  
 Big Apple Worldwide, Inc.
Big Apple Worldwide, Inc. is a holding company focused on serving the hospitality and leisure market.
Big Apple Wallcovering Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Big Apple Worldwide, has inspired the A and D community with cutting-edge design and the manufacturing of architectural wallcoverings and fabrics for hospitality, private offices and commercial interiors.
Big Apple Wallcovering combines twenty-first century technology and innovation with traditional service and value.
www.bigappleworldwide.com   (151 words)

  
 Why Is New York City Called "The Big Apple"?
Apple” was the name both of a popular night club at West 135th
phrase "Big Apple" to mean "the big town, the main stem,
Jack was the first writer to use the term ‘The Big Apple’ in
salwen.com /apple.html   (737 words)

  
 Big Apple Card Company - Wholesale Sports Merchandise - Wholesale Licesed Sports Products
Big Apple Card Company - Wholesale Sports Merchandise - Wholesale Licesed Sports Products
Big Apple Card Company has been selling quality sports collectibles on a wholesale
Big Apple Card Company is the direct source for your sports merchandising needs.
www.bigapplecard.com   (138 words)

  
 Big Apple Necktie
In celebration of New York City this 100% silk necktie features a detailed street map of the Big Apple complete with finely drawn landmarks.
Be proud and let those around you know your love for the Big Apple.
An excellent necktie for any and all who have come to love this great city of America.
www.bigappleshops.com /big-apple-necktie.htm   (118 words)

  
 Big Apple on CBS - Big Apple Spoilers, Episode Guides, Message Board | TVGuide.com
An ambitiously tough cop drama about a veteran NYPD detective and his young partner never took hold (despite being scheduled after `Survivor') and was canceled after six episodes.
Visit the Big Apple message board, or blog about Big Apple.
Premise: An ambitiously tough cop drama about a veteran NYPD detective and his young partner never took hold (despite being scheduled after `Survivor') and was canceled after six episodes.
www.tvguide.com /tvshows/big-apple/200028   (158 words)

  
 'Big' Time | Big Apple | Television News | TV | Entertainment Weekly
But even though Milch is working for a new network, he isn't abandoning his Noo Yawk cop roots with ''Big Apple'' (debuts Thurs., March 1, 10 p.m.).
''Big Apple'' is about the turf wars between the NYPD and the FBI in New York City, and it's specifically about two NYPD detectives who get deputized by the FBI while they're investigating a murder.
But I'm just not someone to talk about the quality of the show anymore because a) my first attention is to ''Big Apple,'' so I'm preoccupied and b) the one thing I know is that ''NYPD Blue'' is better this year without me on it than it would be if I were still there.
www.ew.com /ew/article/0,,100929,00.html   (1153 words)

  
 Big Apple Circus Boston tickets at Boston City Hall Plaza   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Big Apple Circus's Tickets Live Inventory for 4/9/2006 12:30:00 PM at Boston City Hall Plaza in Boston, MA is available below.
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 Big Apple Circus Tickets - Great Source for Big Apple Circus Tickets!
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 Big Apple Bar
The Big Apple Bar at New York-New York is the place for the eclectic drinker.
Another good choice is the Big Apple Margarita, made with Sour Apple Pucker, Rock Candy syrup and Patron Silver tequila.
Look for the glittering red apple disco ball rotating above the casino floor and you've found the colorful cocktail experience that is Big Apple Bar.
www.lasvegas.com /nightlife/bars/bigapple.html   (228 words)

  
 Fahrradladen Mainz: Fahrradreifen Schwalbe Big Apple
Der Fahrradreifen Big Apple von Schwalbe ist das Konzept für eine Fahrradfederung ohne großen und wartungsbedürftigen technischen Aufwand.
Zum Vergleich: Der Big Apple mindert die Stöße auf die Wirbelsäule um 25 Prozent, während eine Federung des Hinterbaus am Fahrrad 33 Prozent der Stöße abfängt.
Der Einsatz der Big Apple Reifen erfordert breite Gabelweiten und Hinterbaustreben.
www.berensundreus.de /fahrradreifen-big-apple.html   (416 words)

  
 Why Is New York City Called "The Big Apple"?
Apple” was the name both of a popular night club at West 135th
phrase "Big Apple" to mean "the big town, the main stem,
Jack was the first writer to use the term ‘The Big Apple’ in
www.salwen.com /apple.html   (737 words)

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