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Varsity Football Team Recognized at Parade

The Lindenhurst Varsity Football team was recognized at the Holiday Parade for their achievement as the 2018 Suffolk County Class II Champions. The team’s captain and All-County Quarterback, Michael Varela, was presented with a photo of the team just before the tree lighting.   Pictured: Babylon Town Councilman Anthony Manetta, Trustee Joan M. Masterson, Mayor […]
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Bayport-Blue Point HS Students Visit Amityville High School For Cultural Diversity Day

Twenty-eight students enrolled in Bayport-Blue Point High School’s Peer Education Program met with their friends in the Amityville High School Warrior Awareness Club in mid-November for some fun and friendly activities. The purpose of the Cultural Diversity event is to build new friendships and create bonds between students from different school districts. During the
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A Study of Citizenship Showcases Care For Community

The fundamentals of good citizenship in community, classroom and family were at the forefront of a recent lesson in Donna Gianfortone’s first-grade class at Chippewa Elementary School in the Sachem Central School District.  During the lesson, students learned the various attributes that make a good citizen, and the class then organized a recycling project as […]
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Sports Owner Speaks To Plainedge Students

The Sports & Marketing Class at Plainedge High School received a special lecture from James Dolan, the owner of the New York Knicks and Rangers. Dolan shared with the students important insights into the professional world of sports and marketing, as well as some of his own personal experiences. At the conclusion of the lecture, […]
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A Second Successful Color Run for West Islip

More than 700 members of the West Islip School District community joined in the fantastic fun at the second annual West Islip Health and Wellness Alliance Color Run. The Color Run helps the Alliance fulfill its goal to reduce substance abuse among local youth, to create a strong collaboration within the community and to cultivate […]
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West Islip Gymnasts Recognized at Annual Awards Dinner

West Islip High School’s gymnastics team recently received multiple honors at the Suffolk County Girls Gymnastics Coaches Association awards dinner, including three All-County nods, seven All-League, one Honorable Mention All-League and a Scholar-Athlete award. Kim Areana, Emily McGrade and Alyssa Woltmann earned All-County status; Cassidy Cullen, Nele Gronenberg, Olivia