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Plainview-Old Bethpage High School graduation includes 9 sets of twins

From left, Rahul Chabria, Trisha Chabria, Justin Pinsky,

(Credit: Tara Conry)

Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School principal James Murray rattled off a list of statistics Sunday about the Class of 2014 while speaking at the school’s commencement.

He said the graduates included 13 Academic Excellence Award recipients, 15 National Merit scholars, four Siemens semifinalists, and one semifinalist from the Intel Science Talent Search.

And then there was...

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LI team reaches Odyssey of the Mind world finals

A team of seventh and eighth graders from

(Credit: Plainview-Old Bethpage Middle School)

Seven students from Plainview-Old Bethpage Middle School have spent months bringing a “not-so-haunted” forest to life.

The seventh and eighth graders took on the task of creating an interactive skit with special effects as part of the Odyssey of the Mind competition, which held its first round in March. The event finals will take place at Iowa State University from May 28 to May 31. There...

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