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New Jersey Herald
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says league will appeal federal judge's 'Deflategate' ruling9/11 recovery workers: Congress must renew health programs9/11 recovery workers
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says league will appeal federal judge's 'Deflategate' ruling
New Jersey Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
9/11 recovery workers: Congress must renew health programs9/11 recovery workers: Congress must renew health programs Dozens of 9/11 recovery workers are demanding that Congress renew programs offering money and heath care to people exposed to toxic... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
NY day care worker who left toddlers at mall gets probationRIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - A day care worker who left a pair of toddlers at a New Y
NY day care worker who left toddlers at mall gets probation
New Jersey Herald / Posted 10 minutes ago
RIVERHEAD, N.Y. (AP) - A day care worker who left a pair of toddlers at a New York mall while she went home to "teach them a lesson" has been sentenced to probation. Nicole Noble pleaded guilty in July to child abandonment and endangerment charges.... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Attention, New York Parents and Educators: Regent Tilles Has Not Agreed to Vote "NO".If you live in Long Island, please let him know what you think. Ravitch says s
Attention, New York Parents and Educators: Regent Tilles Has Not Agreed to Vote "NO"
Op-Ed News / Posted 13 minutes ago
.If you live in Long Island, please let him know what you think. Ravitch says she heard from reliable sources that Regent Tilles intends to vote yes on test-based evaluation. Despite the massive opt outs in the region he represents, and the respected... Read more
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Billboard
Nicki Minaj, Shania Twain & AC/DC Lead Latest Highest-Grossing Tours TallyNicki Minaj tops Billboard’s latest weekly Hot Tours recap based on $13 million
Nicki Minaj, Shania Twain & AC/DC Lead Latest Highest-Grossing Tours Tally
Billboard / Posted 14 minutes ago
Nicki Minaj tops Billboard’s latest weekly Hot Tours recap based on $13 million in revenue from the world tour supporting her album The Pinkprint, released last December. With 20 performances reported from the tour’s trek through North American... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Sunnyside’s Peelander-Yellow radicalizes LICIt would be nearly impossible to miss Queens artist Preelander-Yellow. Not onl
Sunnyside’s Peelander-Yellow radicalizes LIC
Queens Chronicle / Posted 24 minutes ago
It would be nearly impossible to miss Queens artist Preelander-Yellow. Not only is he completely covered in the color that bears his name — from headband to ankles to his tattered jumpsuit and neon-dyed facial hair — but Yellow’s personality is also... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Growing objections test Sunnyside projectSome residents fear that Sunnyside may soon have a lot more shade. A proposal
Growing objections test Sunnyside project
Queens Chronicle / Posted 24 minutes ago
Some residents fear that Sunnyside may soon have a lot more shade. A proposal to develop a 10-story, mixed-use and fully affordable apartment building on Barnett Avenue between 50th and 52nd streets was first reported by the Sunnyside Post in June,... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
The Summit reaches out for studentsIt’s not every day you see a large LED display advertising for dormitory studen
The Summit reaches out for students
Queens Chronicle / Posted 24 minutes ago
It’s not every day you see a large LED display advertising for dormitory students but at Queens College that’s the way it’s done. The CUNY school built The Summit, a 506-bed facility, in 2009 against the wishes of nearby residents, who said there... Read more
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Queens Chronicle
Dems in 23rd CD get help outside NY StateIn a recent debate, Democratic candidates for the 23rd Council District all sup
Dems in 23rd CD get help outside NY State
Queens Chronicle / Posted 24 minutes ago
In a recent debate, Democratic candidates for the 23rd Council District all supported the city’s public matching campaign funds, acknowledging it has been a great equalizer that has allowed all six of them to contend in next week’s primary. But most... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Congressman Lee Zeldin Announces Raffle To See PopeCongressman Lee Zeldin's constituents will have a chance to win two tickets to
Congressman Lee Zeldin Announces Raffle To See Pope
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 40 minutes ago
Congressman Lee Zeldin's constituents will have a chance to win two tickets to the United States Capitol's West Lawn during Pope Francis' visit there later this month. Mr. Zeldin, who represents the East End, kicked off a free raffle on Thursday... Read more
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FabWags
Dianna Russini ESPN Sexy ReporterDianna Russini is the hot reporter for ESPN!! ESPN reporterDianna Russini foun
Dianna Russini ESPN Sexy Reporter
FabWags / Posted 49 minutes ago
Dianna Russini is the hot reporter for ESPN!! ESPN reporterDianna Russini found herself in the middle of a nasty Twitter comments posted by Jessica McCloughan the wife of Scot McCloughan who is General manager of the Washington Redskins, she... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hamptons Porche driver drank tequilas and hit on blonde before crashEXCLUSIVE: Throwing back 'tequila after tequila', aggressively hitting on a 47-
Hamptons Porche driver drank tequilas and hit on blonde before crash
Daily Mail / Posted 57 minutes ago
EXCLUSIVE: Throwing back 'tequila after tequila', aggressively hitting on a 47-year-old blonde, insulting an elderly mom - the last hours before wealthy Manhattan developer crashed his Porsche and 'left his friend to die' in the Hamptons Sean... Read more
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Times Newsweekly
Happenings Sept. 3 - Sept. 9No need to worry, summer’s not over just yet! Beat the stress of back to school
Happenings Sept. 3 - Sept. 9
Times Newsweekly / Posted 59 minutes ago
No need to worry, summer’s not over just yet! Beat the stress of back to school at the Back to School Festival. There will be an afternoon filled with fun activities such as games, rides, crafts and free giveaways. Free. Saturday, Sept. 5, noon to 3... Read more
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NBC New York
Man Hit by Car While Chasing Down Alleged Drunk DriverPolice say a man chasing down an alleged drunk driver who ran from a crash on L
Man Hit by Car While Chasing Down Alleged Drunk Driver
NBC New York / Posted an hour ago
Police say a man chasing down an alleged drunk driver who ran from a crash on Long Island late Wednesday hit and injured by a car, authorities say. Jonathan Moore, 26, allegedly ran from a three-car pileup in the express lanes of the Long Island... Read more
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FOX News
Long Island teen paralyzed in diving accident walks againNico Fiorello, 17, walked a few steps without the help of doctors on Wednesday
Long Island teen paralyzed in diving accident walks again
FOX News / Posted an hour ago
Nico Fiorello, 17, walked a few steps without the help of doctors on Wednesday during a news conference at Nassau University Medical Center. (MyFoxNY.com) A paralyzed teenager who was unsure if he would ever walk again after he dove into a sandbar... Read more
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U.S. Department of Energy
Solar Decathlon 2015: The Next Generation of Clean Energy LeadersThe U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 will kick off at Orange Coun
Solar Decathlon 2015: The Next Generation of Clean Energy Leaders
U.S. Department of Energy / Posted 2 hours ago
The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 will kick off at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California, On October 8. The nine-day collegiate competition challenges teams to design, build and operate energy-efficient solar-powered houses... Read more
2h
SportingNews
One-time Buckeye fan, Michigan great Jumbo Elliott talks recruitment, HarbaughHow's this for a scene setter? Legendary Michigan coach Bo Schembechler and hi
One-time Buckeye fan, Michigan great Jumbo Elliott talks recruitment, Harbaugh
SportingNews / Posted 2 hours ago
How's this for a scene setter? Legendary Michigan coach Bo Schembechler and his defensive coordinator Gary Moeller are sitting in a kitchen in Lake Ronkonkoma, N.Y., putting the finishing touches on the Wolverines' 1983 recruiting class. They've... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Forced from home, New Orleans families found sanctuary on North ForkTen years have passed since Stephanie Jacob and Kathleen Donaldson uprooted the
Forced from home, New Orleans families found sanctuary on North Fork
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
Ten years have passed since Stephanie Jacob and Kathleen Donaldson uprooted their families from the suburbs of New Orleans to stay with family on the North Fork. Like most Gulf Coast residents, Ms. Jacob never expected the kind of catastrophe that... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Dorothy C. SchillerShe was born on Jan. 17, 1919 in Jeffersonville. After living in Queens, Long I
Dorothy C. Schiller
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 2 hours ago
She was born on Jan. 17, 1919 in Jeffersonville. After living in Queens, Long Island, Newark, New York, and Florida, she moved to Lake Placid in 1988 and resided there ever since. Dorothy is survived by her son Robert Schiller, daughter-in-law... Read more
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Long Island Press
Bohemia Crash Leaves Pedestrian DeadTimothy Bolger is the Managing Editor for the Long Island Press who’s been work
Bohemia Crash Leaves Pedestrian Dead
Long Island Press / Posted 3 hours ago
Timothy Bolger is the Managing Editor for the Long Island Press who’s been working to uncover unreported stories since shortly after it launched in 2003. When he’s not editing, getting hassled by The Man or fielding cold calls to the newsroom, he... Read more
3h
Entrpreneur
Meet Cups, the ClassPass of Coffee ShopsEnter the Project Grow Challenge presented by Entrepreneur and Canon USA for a
Meet Cups, the ClassPass of Coffee Shops
Entrpreneur / Posted 3 hours ago
Enter the Project Grow Challenge presented by Entrepreneur and Canon USA for a chance to win up to $25,000 in funding for your business. Deadline is Sept. 15 2015. Click here to enter. New York City takes its coffee very seriously. With hundreds of... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Forced from home, New Orleans families found sanctuary on North ForkTen years have passed since Stephanie Jacob and Kathleen Donaldson uprooted the
Forced from home, New Orleans families found sanctuary on North Fork
The Suffolk Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Ten years have passed since Stephanie Jacob and Kathleen Donaldson uprooted their families from the suburbs of New Orleans to stay with family on the North Fork. Like most Gulf Coast residents, Ms. Jacob never expected the kind of catastrophe that... Read more
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DNA Info
Cobble Hill Association VP Roy Sloane Steps Down Amid LICH ControversyA rendering showing a tower soaring over the waterfront. This is a possible sce
Cobble Hill Association VP Roy Sloane Steps Down Amid LICH Controversy
DNA Info / Posted 3 hours ago
A rendering showing a tower soaring over the waterfront. This is a possible scenario under Fortis's proposal that would go through the ULURP process. View Full Caption COBBLE HILL — A longtime local leader of the Cobble Hill Association has resigned... Read more
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Long Island Press
Long Island Concerts & Events September 2 – 9The Jacksons Celebrating the first family of pop music’s 50th Anniversary tour,
Long Island Concerts & Events September 2 – 9
Long Island Press / Posted 4 hours ago
The Jacksons Celebrating the first family of pop music’s 50th Anniversary tour, one of the greatest groups in history returns, electrifying the stage with the late Michael Jackson’s famous dance moves. The king may be gone but his legend lives on... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Grant proposals sought for marine sewageThe state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is seeking g
Grant proposals sought for marine sewage
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 hours ago
The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is seeking grant proposals from owners and operators of public or private marine facilities wishing to install mine sewage disposal facilities. The state also wants to know about... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
New York's greatest design icons: from Macy's balloons to the Yankees logoMacy’s Thanksgiving Day balloons What is six storeys tall, nine metres wide an
New York's greatest design icons: from Macy's balloons to the Yankees logo
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 hours ago
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day balloons What is six storeys tall, nine metres wide and 18m long? Any kid at heart in New York City knows the answer: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade balloons. Of the more than 50 on show each year, the largest, character... Read more
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Greenwich Time
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for salegallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6482437|article-gallery-6482437|0 gall
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for sale
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 hours ago
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The News-Times
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for salegallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6482437|article-gallery-6482437|0 gall
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for sale
The News-Times / Posted 5 hours ago
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Reuters
Renowned U.S. drug-rehab program spun out of controlNEW YORK Martin Szczupak had already been in and out of rehab when, for a misde
Renowned U.S. drug-rehab program spun out of control
Reuters / Posted 5 hours ago
NEW YORK Martin Szczupak had already been in and out of rehab when, for a misdemeanor possession charge, a judge sent the 21-year-old heroin addict to a century-old estate in the wooded hills of upstate New York for another chance to clean up. Belle... Read more
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Daily Mail
Paralysed teen walks again after horrific diving accidentLong Island teenager told he only had a ten per cent chance of walking again ta
Paralysed teen walks again after horrific diving accident
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
Long Island teenager told he only had a ten per cent chance of walking again takes his first steps just three months after breaking his neck in a Jones Beach diving accident Nico Fiorello, 17, fractured his neck after diving into a sandbank in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New harbor dredging plan gains supportThe state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Ar
New harbor dredging plan gains support
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
The state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Army Corps of Enginner’s to dredge harbors and rivers in Connecticut. At the core of the the plan is where to dispose the material that is dredged. The state Department of... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for salegallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6482437|article-gallery-6482437|0 gall
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for sale
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
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Connecticut Post
New harbor dredging plan gains supportThe state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Ar
New harbor dredging plan gains support
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
The state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Army Corps of Enginner’s to dredge harbors and rivers in Connecticut. At the core of the the plan is where to dispose the material that is dredged. The state Department of... Read more
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Connecticut Post
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for salegallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6482437|article-gallery-6482437|0 gall
State license plate lighthouse sold; Norwalk one still for sale
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 hours ago
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Greenwich Time
New harbor dredging plan gains supportThe state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Ar
New harbor dredging plan gains support
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 hours ago
The state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Army Corps of Enginner’s to dredge harbors and rivers in Connecticut. At the core of the the plan is where to dispose the material that is dredged. The state Department of... Read more
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The News-Times
New harbor dredging plan gains supportThe state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Ar
New harbor dredging plan gains support
The News-Times / Posted 6 hours ago
The state’s Congressional delegation is supporting a recent plan by the U.S. Army Corps of Enginner’s to dredge harbors and rivers in Connecticut. At the core of the the plan is where to dispose the material that is dredged. The state Department of... Read more
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FOX News
Alan Thicke doesn't want to see a 'Growing Pains' remakeAlan Thicke is done with “Growing Pains.” “I am perfectly happy to let that re
Alan Thicke doesn't want to see a 'Growing Pains' remake
FOX News / Posted 6 hours ago
Alan Thicke is done with “Growing Pains.” “I am perfectly happy to let that rest where it is,” he says, dismissing any chance of further cast reunion projects. Thicke, 68, starred for seven seasons as Long Island psychiatrist Dr. Jason Seaver on the... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
LIRR: Signal failure could strand riders in future againNEW YORK (AP) - The Long Island Rail Road says equipment breakdowns like the on
LIRR: Signal failure could strand riders in future again
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The Long Island Rail Road says equipment breakdowns like the one riders experienced on Wednesday could happen "at a moment's notice" until it can make permanent repairs to a faulty signal system. The railroad says the signals outside... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
He grows fruits and vegetables in Orient. But county says that's not 'farming'Dr. Ralph Caselnova admits he was looking for “open space” when he and his wife
He grows fruits and vegetables in Orient. But county says that's not 'farming'
The Suffolk Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Dr. Ralph Caselnova admits he was looking for “open space” when he and his wife, Catherine, bought 16 acres north of Main Road in Orient in 1998. The couple built a house on the non-farmland portion of the property and, by 2001, had begun growing... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Tropical Storm Kevin forms in the eastern Pacific off Mexico's coastFormer fire department's treasurer admits embezzlementFormer fire department's
Tropical Storm Kevin forms in the eastern Pacific off Mexico's coast
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
Former fire department's treasurer admits embezzlementFormer fire department's treasurer admits embezzlement The former treasurer of the volunteer fire department in central New Jersey has admitted embezzling at least $89,000. The former treasurer... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
LIRR: Signal failure could strand riders in future againNEW YORK (AP) - The Long Island Rail Road says equipment breakdowns like the on
LIRR: Signal failure could strand riders in future again
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
NEW YORK (AP) - The Long Island Rail Road says equipment breakdowns like the one riders experienced on Wednesday could happen "at a moment's notice" until it can make permanent repairs to a faulty signal system. The railroad says the signals outside... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meet the world’s finest mixologistsCape Town - Fifty-four of the world’s most talented bartenders are in Cape Town
Meet the world’s finest mixologists
iol.co.za / Posted 7 hours ago
Cape Town - Fifty-four of the world’s most talented bartenders are in Cape Town competing for the title of World Class Bartender of the year. The contestants were chosen over a period of 12 months, at regional and national rounds where their... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Stamford Science Teachers Take To The Seas To Prep For Upcoming School Year36 science teachers from Rippowam, Dolan, Cloonan, Rogers International School,
Stamford Science Teachers Take To The Seas To Prep For Upcoming School Year
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 8 hours ago
36 science teachers from Rippowam, Dolan, Cloonan, Rogers International School, Turn of River and Scofield Magnet Middle Schools worked and learned together on Long Island Sound, participating in the same hands-on learning activities every 6th grade... Read more
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NBC New York
Pedestrian Struck by Tractor Dies on Long IslandA pedestrian was killed after being struck by a tractor on a Long Island highwa
Pedestrian Struck by Tractor Dies on Long Island
NBC New York / Posted 9 hours ago
A pedestrian was killed after being struck by a tractor on a Long Island highway Wednesday night, police said. The 2014 Freightliner tractor was traveling eastbound on Veterans Memorial Highway in Bohemia when the tractor struck the pedestrian, who... Read more
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Yahoo News
The suburbs are the latest battleground for heroin. Can this video game-like software help save lives? Hillary Clinton's recent vow to fight spike in heroin abuse puts spotlight on
The suburbs are the latest battleground for heroin. Can this video game-like software help save lives?
Yahoo News / Posted 9 hours ago
Hillary Clinton's recent vow to fight spike in heroin abuse puts spotlight on the drug's new ground zero, where a former teen addict has helped... Read more
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Daily Mail
School district BANS Down Syndrome son from attending middle schoolParents file lawsuit against school district after it BANS their Down syndrome
School district BANS Down Syndrome son from attending middle school
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
Parents file lawsuit against school district after it BANS their Down syndrome son from attending the same middle school as his childhood friends due to his disability Aiden Killoran, 12, arrived at local New York middle school for first day But he... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Teenager paralyzed in dive walking 4 months after accidentEAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) — A paralyzed teenager who was unsure if he would ever w
Teenager paralyzed in dive walking 4 months after accident
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 hours ago
EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) — A paralyzed teenager who was unsure if he would ever walk again after he dove into a sandbar at a Long Island beach breaking his neck took his first unaided steps only four months after his accident. Nico Fiorello, 17,... Read more
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Lake Placid News
LI teen paralyzed in diving accident walking againEAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) — A teenager paralyzed after he dove into a sand bar at
LI teen paralyzed in diving accident walking again
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 hours ago
EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (AP) — A teenager paralyzed after he dove into a sand bar at a Long Island beach is thankful for his doctors and therapists who helped him walk again. Nico Fiorello took some steps unaided on Wednesday at a news conference at... Read more
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NBC New York
Long Island Teenager Paralyzed in Dive Walking 4 Months After AccidentA paralyzed teenager who was unsure if he would ever walk again after he dove i
Long Island Teenager Paralyzed in Dive Walking 4 Months After Accident
NBC New York / Posted 12 hours ago
A paralyzed teenager who was unsure if he would ever walk again after he dove into a sandbar at a Long Island beach breaking his neck took his first unaided steps only four months after his accident. Nico Fiorello, 17, walked a few steps without the... Read more
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WestportNow
Old Mill SceneWednesday sailing on Long Island Sound provided an idyllic backdrop to drinks o
Old Mill Scene
WestportNow / Posted 12 hours ago
Wednesday sailing on Long Island Sound provided an idyllic backdrop to drinks on Old Mill Beach. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Robin Fellows for WestportNow.com Location: Remember my personal information Notify me of follow-up comments? You must be logged... Read more
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South Maryland News
Baseball ‘battle’ helps Crabs, cops, kids connectThursday morning when more than two dozen youngsters from Charles County elemen
Baseball ‘battle’ helps Crabs, cops, kids connect
South Maryland News / Posted 13 hours ago
Thursday morning when more than two dozen youngsters from Charles County elementary, middle and high schools took the field at Waldorf’s Regency Furniture Stadium in the inaugural “Battle of the Beltway” baseball game, the final score was of... Read more
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