Painted rocks with uplifting messages a hit across LI

On Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, Brandy Lima and

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On Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, Brandy Lima and her two children, Jasper and Bridget, visited Avalon Park and Preserve in Stony Brook with a box of colorful rocks they had painted. They spent the afternoon carefully placing the rocks around the park with the intention of bringing happiness to those who stumble upon them.  (Credit: Newsday / Marcus Villagran)

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