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Brittany Wait joined newsday.com as a community journalist in April after a stint at the Times Beacon Record Newspapers in Setauket. She is a 2011 graduate of the Stony Brook University School of Journalism.
Undeterred by the wind and 20-degree temperatures, hundreds of people made their way Saturday to the Sag Harbor Chamber of Commerce’s fourth HarborFrost, a winter festival with ice carving, live music, fireworks and fire dancing.
“It started four years ago as a way to kick-start the economy in the dead of winter and do something fun,” said Gavin Menu, chair of the event that was held along...Read more »
Fifth-grader Lucas Podstupka, wearing a red T-shirt with a Swiss white cross on it to represent the country’s flag, joined his William Floyd Elementary School classmates in a Russian folk dance, linking arms and twirling about.
To coincide with the opening ceremonies of the XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, students at the Shirley school celebrated through singing, dancing and parading...Read more »