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Softball Slugging Swan Song

After five consecutive All-County seasons, this was a modest achievement by her standards. Still, being named an All-Conference player in the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC) is nothing to scoff at. Samantha...

Consistency Is His Middle Name

Every coach preaches that it takes all 25 guys to win, but what is usually forgotten is that sometimes there is one player that can carry a team when it matters the most.

A Change Of Scenery Does Him Good

Cliff Brantley making an immediate impact at Adelphi

Blades Of Victory

Erica Giarraputo leads Boston College to gold medal

Steve Marino Is Living His Baseball Dream

Among the biggest obstacle in becoming a big league baseball player — aside from obviously possessing talent — is overcoming the idea of traveling on long bus rides and putting yourself through the mental rigors...



Comedian Negin Farsad Set For Talk At Farmingdale State College

Negin Farsad, an Iranian-American Muslim, who has built a career out of making people think while they laugh will appear at Farmingdale State College’s...

Family Center For Autism Offers A Respite For Caregivers

  Life’s WORC, the Garden City nonprofit focused on improving the lives of special needs people, is basking in their 15 minutes of fame and...

Our Lady of Mercy Tops On LI

Voted best private school, best teacher for Spaventa Ask any educator why they do the work that they do and you’re unlikely to hear “recognition”...

Wing Wars

LI’s wing champs battle for supremacy Things are about to get saucy. Chicken wing champs from years past will face off for the buffalo battle of...

Yesterday And Today With Santana

  The last time that the classic Santana lineup that featured guitarists Carlos Santana and Neal Schon, keyboardist/vocalist Gregg Rolie, percussionist Michael Carabello and drummer...