Revenues might falter, but these dancers won't

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Dancers Ariel Shepley and Kate Loh rehearse "For My Mother," part of the Staten Island Ballet's "New York International Choreographers Festival" (

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Ellen Tharp honored as one of six Women of Achievement Awards

woash2008One of Staten Island's most prestigious honors bestowed on 6 women

The Women of Achievement Class of 2008: Clockwise from top left are Maribel Sansone, Ellen Tharp, Rosemarie Amoia, Eunice Hodge, Beverly Neuhaus and Fran Reali (Advance photo/Jin Lee)

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