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RESIDENT ANGELA CASCARANO
FOR SECOND NEW YORK EMMY AWARD
NY, March 23, 2004 --The College of New Rochelle (CNR) today announced
that Angela Cascarano, a 2001 graduate of the School of Arts & Sciences,
has been nominated for her second Emmy Award in the Business/Consumer Programming
Category for a segment exposing a work from home job scam stuffing envelopes.
She is nominated along with her colleagues John Deutzman, Vincent Mariani,
Alan Lesner, and Raymond Parisi. The National Television Academy's
47th Annual New York Emmy Awards ceremony will take place on Sunday, March
28, at The Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
Ms. Cascarano, an Associate Producer in The Problem Solvers unit at Fox
5 News, received her first Emmy in 2003 for a segment that exposed a fake
rabbi performing wedding ceremonies for hundreds of unsuspecting couples.
Her second nomination is for another investigative journalism piece broadcast
on November 6, 2002 that looked into one of many business opportunities
that promised paychecks of more than $500 a week stuffing envelopes.
When confronted by reporter, John Deutzman, the owner of this alleged company
decided to shut down his business. The Problem Solvers were able
to get a full refund for the victims who originally alerted them to the
The National Television Academy, founded in 1946, is a non-profit organization
that fosters creative excellence in the television industry. The NTA inspires
excellence through the renowned EMMY Award, the most prestigious honor
and most coveted peer-recognition symbol of distinction in television.
The first Catholic college for women in New York State, The College
of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 by the Ursuline Order. Today, it comprises
the all-women School of Arts & Sciences, and three schools which admit
women and men: the School of New Resources (for adult learners), the School
of Nursing and the Graduate School. The main campus of the College
is located in lower Westchester County, 16 miles north of New York City.
The College maintains six other campus locations in New York City. Visit
the College’s website at www.cnr.edu
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