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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Business Incubator Could Help Shinnecock Small BusinessesIn an effort to address the economic needs of Native American entrepreneurs on
Business Incubator Could Help Shinnecock Small Businesses
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 10 hours ago
In an effort to address the economic needs of Native American entrepreneurs on Long Island, a group of Native Americans working with Stony Brook University has launched a survey to find out exactly what those needs are. The survey is part of a... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Millennials' best investment is to pay off student loansThose in the millennial generation began their adult lives by witnessing one of
Millennials' best investment is to pay off student loans
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Those in the millennial generation began their adult lives by witnessing one of the greatest financial crashes in history. It would be unsurprising, therefore, if millennials avoided the stock market, much as their grandparents did after the Great... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Millennials need help conquering mountains of student loan debtMatt Bruenig, a writer at the think tank Demos, has a very interesting theory a
Millennials need help conquering mountains of student loan debt
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Matt Bruenig, a writer at the think tank Demos, has a very interesting theory about poverty. He points out that poverty declines as people age. Much of it is simply due to the life cycle of earnings -- as people get older, they earn more money.... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Motorist fatally injured in crash on Long IslandHOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Suffolk County police say a man was fatally injured aft
Motorist fatally injured in crash on Long Island
New Jersey Herald / Posted yesterday
HOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Suffolk County police say a man was fatally injured after his pickup truck collided with a median on the Long Island Expressway. David Hutchings of Coram was driving eastbound on the expressway when his pickup hit the center... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Motorist fatally injured in crash on Long IslandHOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Suffolk County police say a man was fatally injured aft
Motorist fatally injured in crash on Long Island
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted yesterday
HOLTSVILLE, N.Y. (AP) - Suffolk County police say a man was fatally injured after his pickup truck collided with a median on the Long Island Expressway. David Hutchings of Coram was driving eastbound on the expressway when his pickup hit the center... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
William H. Hanff Jr. died Aug. 25 at his home in Greenport. He was 75. The family will receive vis
William H. Hanff Jr.
The Suffolk Times / Posted 2 days ago
died Aug. 25 at his home in Greenport. He was 75. The family will receive visitors from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at Horton Mathie Funeral Home in Greenport. A funeral service is set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, at St.... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Elizabeth Thunder Bird Haile Remembered For Love Of Dancing, TeachingBy Alyssa MelilloGrowing up as a child in the Haile household was, as the Rever
Elizabeth Thunder Bird Haile Remembered For Love Of Dancing, Teaching
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
By Alyssa MelilloGrowing up as a child in the Haile household was, as the Reverend Dr. Holly Haile Davis recalled, “exciting.”There were always family activities. Love was never absent. And dancing was more than just a source of entertainment. “We... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Sagg Pond Closed To Swimming After Dangerous Algae Is DetectedThe Southampton Town Trustees have ordered Sagg Pond, or Sagaponack Pond, close
Sagg Pond Closed To Swimming After Dangerous Algae Is Detected
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 2 days ago
The Southampton Town Trustees have ordered Sagg Pond, or Sagaponack Pond, closed to all crabbing, fishing and swimming immediately, after water tests revealed that a dense bloom of potentially toxic algae has blossomed in the pond's waters. A memo... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthierIf there’s a magic pill for happiness and longevity, we may have found it. Cou
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthier
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
If there’s a magic pill for happiness and longevity, we may have found it. Countless studies have found that generosity, both volunteering and charitable donations, benefits young and old physically and psychologically. The benefits of giving are... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Peconic Bay Medical Center Receives State Approvals For North Shore-LIJ PartnershipPeconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead has received the necessary approvals fr
Peconic Bay Medical Center Receives State Approvals For North Shore-LIJ Partnership
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 3 days ago
Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead has received the necessary approvals from the state to join the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, the hospital announced Tuesday morning. State Health Commissioner Howard Zucker approved... Read more
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Philly.com
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthier“Volunteering moves people into the present and distracts the mind from the str
Be generous: It's a simple way to stay healthier
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
“Volunteering moves people into the present and distracts the mind from the stresses and problems of the self,” said Stephen G. Post, founding director of the Center for Medical Humanities, Compassionate Care, and Bioethics at Stony Brook University... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Using An Electron To Probe The Tiny Magnetic Core Of An AtomPrecise information about the magnetic properties of nuclei is critical for stu
Using An Electron To Probe The Tiny Magnetic Core Of An Atom
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 4 days ago
Precise information about the magnetic properties of nuclei is critical for studies of what’s known as the ‘weak force.’ While people do not feel this force in the same way they feel electricity or gravity, its effects are universal. The weak force... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
If you sleep like this, you’re putting your memory at riskGetting a good night’s sleep is important if we want to be productive and happy
If you sleep like this, you’re putting your memory at risk
Bel Marra Health / Posted 4 days ago
Getting a good night’s sleep is important if we want to be productive and happy. Our bodies have been telling us this for years and so have countless sleep studies. Now we’re learning that it’s not just the quality of sleep we get that is vital to... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Reporter obituary: Philip MancinePhilip Mancine of Shelter Island died at Stony Brook University Hospital on Aug
Shelter Island Reporter obituary: Philip Mancine
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
Philip Mancine of Shelter Island died at Stony Brook University Hospital on August 17, 2015. He was 58 years old. Phil was born on February 27, 1957 in the Bronx. He graduated from high school and attended continuing education classes at Hyde Park... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
LI man pleads not guilty to beating pregnant girlfriendSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man accused of beating his pregnant girl
LI man pleads not guilty to beating pregnant girlfriend
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend so severely that her baby girl had to be delivered early has pleaded not guilty. Newsday reports (http://nwsdy.li/1WIWLKx ) Mohammed Proctor entered the plea... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
LI man pleads not guilty to beating pregnant girlfriendSOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man accused of beating his pregnant girl
LI man pleads not guilty to beating pregnant girlfriend
New Jersey Herald / Posted 7 days ago
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island man accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend so severely that her baby girl had to be delivered early has pleaded not guilty. Newsday reports (http://nwsdy.li/1WIWLKx ) Mohammed Proctor entered the plea... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Southold man airlifted after Route 48 car crashA Southold man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital Thursday mornin
Southold man airlifted after Route 48 car crash
The Suffolk Times / Posted 8 days ago
A Southold man was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital Thursday morning after a car struck his vehicle while it was broken down on Route 48 in Cutchogue, Southold Town police said. Giovani Ramos was inside his broken down vehicle at around... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Riverhead News - Flanders Man Indicted For Assaulting Pregnant GirlfriendThe Flanders man accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend was arraigned in Su
Riverhead News - Flanders Man Indicted For Assaulting Pregnant Girlfriend
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 days ago
The Flanders man accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend was arraigned in Suffolk County Criminal Court on Thursday morning and is being held on $150,000 cash bail. Mohammed Proctor, 38, was indicted on first- and second-degree assault, both... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Two People Medevaced After Accident On County Road 39 Wednesday NightTwo people were airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital Wednesday night af
Two People Medevaced After Accident On County Road 39 Wednesday Night
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 8 days ago
Two people were airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital Wednesday night after a two-car crash closed part of County Road 39 for several hours, according to Southampton Town Police. The call came in to Southampton Fire Department at about 8:15... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Grand jury indicts Flanders man accused of beating pregnant girlfriendMohammed Proctor, a 38-year-old convicted drug dealer who allegedly assaulted h
Grand jury indicts Flanders man accused of beating pregnant girlfriend
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
Mohammed Proctor, a 38-year-old convicted drug dealer who allegedly assaulted his pregnant girlfriend earlier this month and caused the woman to need emergency surgery to save the baby, has been indicted by a Suffolk County grand jury, the Suffolk... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Philip Mancine of Shelter Island died at Stony Brook University Hospital Aug. 17, 2015. He wa
Philip Mancine
The Suffolk Times / Posted 10 days ago
of Shelter Island died at Stony Brook University Hospital Aug. 17, 2015. He was 58 years old. Phil was born on Feb. 27, 1957, in the Bronx. He graduated high school and attended continuing education classes at Hyde Park Culinary... Read more
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The Express-Times
Boy declared brain dead in Interstate 80 crash shows signs of life, family saysPATERSON — The family of a 13-year-old who was pronounced brain dead Sunday aft
Boy declared brain dead in Interstate 80 crash shows signs of life, family says
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
PATERSON — The family of a 13-year-old who was pronounced brain dead Sunday after a crash on Interstate 80 says the boy has since shown signs of life. Michael Lavecchia Sr., the grandfather of Michael "Mikey" Lavecchia III, said he saw movement in... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Local doctor earns statewide award of excellenceAmong his vast array of responsibilities as an East End physician, Dr. Lawrence
Local doctor earns statewide award of excellence
The Suffolk Times / Posted 10 days ago
Among his vast array of responsibilities as an East End physician, Dr. Lawrence Schiff has always kept his role in helping local emergency crews a high priority. Those members got the chance to return the favor by helping Dr. Schiff win a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yonkers
Yonkers Locals Join Teach For America’s 25th Anniversary CorpsYONKERS, N.Y. -- Teach For America announced today that two Yonkers locals have
Yonkers Locals Join Teach For America’s 25th Anniversary Corps
The Daily Voice - Yonkers / Posted 10 days ago
YONKERS, N.Y. -- Teach For America announced today that two Yonkers locals have been accepted into the organization’s 2015 teaching corps. Teach For America is a national nonprofit working to expand educational opportunity for students in low-income... Read more
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Daily Mail
Were early humans butchering meat 3.4 million years ago?Were early humans butchering meat 3.4 MILLION years ago? Ape-like ancestors may
Were early humans butchering meat 3.4 million years ago?
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Were early humans butchering meat 3.4 MILLION years ago? Ape-like ancestors may have used stone tools to cut up animals Marks on fossilised animal bones made with repeated cuts by a stone tool It suggests Australopithecenes like Lucy used stone... Read more
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The Christian Post
Republicans More Happily Married Than Democrats, Sociologists FindRepublican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate U.S. Senator Ted Cruz hugs his youn
Republicans More Happily Married Than Democrats, Sociologists Find
The Christian Post / Posted 10 days ago
Republican 2016 U.S. presidential candidate U.S. Senator Ted Cruz hugs his young daughters Catherine (L) and Caroline (R) onstage at the end of the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
This week in Shelter Island historyFour-poster units to fight tick infestations were first suggested 10 years ago,
This week in Shelter Island history
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
Four-poster units to fight tick infestations were first suggested 10 years ago, but it took until 2008 for a pilot program to test their effectiveness and they remain controversial today. 50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY The riots in the predominantly black... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Two women injured in go-kart mishap at Riverhead RacewayEmergency personnel transport a patient to a police helicopter following a go-k
Two women injured in go-kart mishap at Riverhead Raceway
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 12 days ago
Emergency personnel transport a patient to a police helicopter following a go-kart crash at Riverhead Raceway Sunday. (Credit: Grant Parpan) Two women were injured, including one with a broken foot, during a go-kart crash at Riverhead Raceway... Read more
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The News & Observer
A taxpayer-friendly way to offer business incentives in NC | News & Observer August 15, 2015 In these times of insufficient American
A taxpayer-friendly way to offer business incentives in NC
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
| News & Observer August 15, 2015 In these times of insufficient American jobs and state governments struggling just to keep up... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Did Elon Musk build a space exploration programme?Elon Musk at the release of the latest Tesla home battery. Photo / AP Do guns
Did Elon Musk build a space exploration programme?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Elon Musk at the release of the latest Tesla home battery. Photo / AP Do guns kill people, or do people kill people? This question points to a cognitive error that humans make all too often. The error is in the way we think about the causes of... Read more
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Daily Herald
What's behind political left's frustration with techIs the political left turning against technology? One could be forgiven for thi
What's behind political left's frustration with tech
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Is the political left turning against technology? One could be forgiven for thinking so. Left-leaning media regularly expresses frustration with the titans of Silicon Valley, with the idea of technological "disruption," and with automation. In the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Police: Man airlifted after hit while driving HarleyPolice said a man was airlifted yesterday after he was hit while driving his mo
Police: Man airlifted after hit while driving Harley
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
Police said a man was airlifted yesterday after he was hit while driving his motorcycle on Route 104 in Northampton. According to Southampton Police, 29-year-old Jamie Espana was driving his 2009 Honda Civic southbound on Route 104 around noon when... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Harrison
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Harrison / Posted 13 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 13 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Rivertowns - Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Rivertowns - Hastings, Dobbs Ferry, Ardsley / Posted 13 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Scarsdale
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Scarsdale / Posted 14 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Riverhead News - Honda Civic Hits Motorcyclist On County Road 104 In Flanders On FridayA motorcyclist was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital on Friday after
Riverhead News - Honda Civic Hits Motorcyclist On County Road 104 In Flanders On Friday
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 14 days ago
A motorcyclist was airlifted to Stony Brook University Hospital on Friday afternoon after he was hit by a 1999 Honda Civic on County Road 104 in Flanders at around noon, according to Southampton Town Police. The driver of the Civic, whom police did... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Gus Johnson is the latest injured Cowboys running backNext best option is to hire a suitable candidate. If that’s Ray Rice, Steven Ja
Gus Johnson is the latest injured Cowboys running back
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 14 days ago
Next best option is to hire a suitable candidate. If that’s Ray Rice, Steven Jackson or Chris Johnson.. We need a strong back that will endure impact and keep moving. Partime runner just doesn’t make into today’s NFL. To me Ray Rice makes since... Read more
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Long Island Press
No Matter How Much They Spin It, Developers Shouldn’t Shove Bad Plans Down a Community’s ThroatWhen it comes to development in our region, is public perception the key to suc
No Matter How Much They Spin It, Developers Shouldn’t Shove Bad Plans Down a Community’s Throat
Long Island Press / Posted 14 days ago
When it comes to development in our region, is public perception the key to success? That’s the proposition that Jaci Clement, CEO and executive director of the Fair Media Council, a nonprofit watchdog group, put forth in a recent op-ed she wrote... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Rye
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Rye / Posted 14 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Port Chester
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Port Chester / Posted 14 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Mamaroneck
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - Mamaroneck / Posted 14 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian American student discovers Jupiter-like planet An international team of astronomers, including an Indian-American PhD studen
Indian American student discovers Jupiter-like planet
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
An international team of astronomers, including an Indian-American PhD student, has discovered a Jupiter like exoplanet outside earth's solar system just a 100 light years away. Researchers... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Rochelle
JCC ACT Boot CampThis 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT
JCC ACT Boot Camp
The Daily Voice - New Rochelle / Posted 14 days ago
This 5 session intensive ACT prep class will prepare students for the fall ACT exams. Led by Alex Weiner, President and Lead Instructor, Breakaway Prep. Alex has been tutoring students for over 20 years. He majored in American civilization at Brown,... Read more
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Newswise
Astronomers Discover ‘Young Jupiter’ Exoplanet Stony Brook PhD student’s work with recycled planetary dust brings context to
Astronomers Discover ‘Young Jupiter’ Exoplanet
Newswise / Posted 15 days ago
Stony Brook PhD student’s work with recycled planetary dust brings context to the international scientific team’s finding published in Science Available for logged-in reporters... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Hillary Clinton's email server | Park Slope rezoning concerns | Inmate abuseAs part of a federal probe, Hillary Clinton will turn over the personal server
Hillary Clinton's email server | Park Slope rezoning concerns | Inmate abuse
Crain's New York Business / Posted 16 days ago
As part of a federal probe, Hillary Clinton will turn over the personal server she used while secretary of state to the Justice Department. Her campaign staff says this demonstrates she is cooperating with investigators, but Republican critics say... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Advocates: If Plum Island Is Sold, What Will Happen To Vibrant Ecosystem?The idea of placing a new animal disease research laboratory in the middle of K
Advocates: If Plum Island Is Sold, What Will Happen To Vibrant Ecosystem?
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
The idea of placing a new animal disease research laboratory in the middle of Kansas cattle country and "Tornado Alley" has drawn protests from some ranchers. But federal experts insist that modern lab safety procedures and elaborate protections... Read more
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The Register
Boffins beat Amazon Web Services at its own storage gameBoffins from Bell Labs and Stony Brook University have put together a cloud sto
Boffins beat Amazon Web Services at its own storage game
The Register / Posted 18 days ago
Boffins from Bell Labs and Stony Brook University have put together a cloud storage system they hope can serve as a reference design for future cloud implementations. Called SEARS – Space Efficient And Reliable Storage – the research has been... Read more
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Daily Mail
Side-sleeping improves waste clearance from brain, study revealsSleeping on your side may help prevent Alzheimer's disease by flushing out harm
Side-sleeping improves waste clearance from brain, study reveals
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Sleeping on your side may help prevent Alzheimer's disease by flushing out harmful substances which build up in the nervous system, new study reveals Research from Stony Brook University explains side-sleeping position seems to improve waste... Read more
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asianage
Sleep on your side to ward off Alzheimer’sSleeping on one’s side, as opposed to other positions such as on one’s back or
Sleep on your side to ward off Alzheimer’s
asianage / Posted 18 days ago
Sleeping on one’s side, as opposed to other positions such as on one’s back or stomach may more effectively remove brain waste, reducing the chances of developing Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and other neurological diseases, scientists have... Read more
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