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Students from seven high schools in Islip helped donate more than 1,400 pairs of jeans for a national group that aids homeless teens.
The denim will go to the Teens for Jeans program, which has doled out about 3.5 million pairs to those in need around the country in the past seven years.
Students at the following high schools ran the drives in the past several weeks: Islip, Sachem East,...Read more »
Meeting on DEC cleanup at Superfund site
The state Department of Environmental Conservation has scheduled a second meeting to hear public comments about a proposed $5.5 million amended remedy to address contamination at the Powers Chemco site under the state’s Superfund Program.
The meeting has been set for Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at Glen Cove City Hall.
The agency will accept written...Read more »
Although there’s no New York team in Super Bowl XLVIII, Long Islanders can root for one of their own in this year’s "Puppy Bowl."
Lily, a 6-month-old basset hound who lives in Sayville, is in the starting lineup for Animal Planet’s "Puppy Bowl X," which will premiere Sunday from 3-5 p.m. and air replays consecutively until 5 a.m. Monday morning. But like many great athletes, Lily had to overcome...Read more »