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State officials on Thursday awarded 13 shooting ranges, including one in Freeport, with $135,000 in total funds to revitalize and improve their facilities, as well as promote safe handling of firearms.
The Freeport Revolver and Rifle Assocation was awarded $15,000 to improve drainage at one of their outdoor ranges and to comply with Americans with Disabilities Act regulations, according to...Read more »
Franco Frantellizzi feels like he won the tuition lottery -- twice.
The Stony Brook resident shipped his son Peter off to school four years ago, and he graduates this year from Binghamton University.
“It’s a great school, and compared to most other choices, it’s relatively cheap,” Frantellizzi said of the State University of New York school.
What’s better than cheap? How about...Read more »
Hofstra University has been awarded more than $150,000 to advance its Science, Technology, Engineering and Math — STEM — research and education programs.
Money from three grants, donated by the Motorola Solutions and American Honda Foundations, will help expand Hofstra’s STEM outreach to more elementary and secondary schools on Long Island, said Jacqueline Grennon Brooks, director of STEM...Read more »