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8 New Years Resolutions You Can Actually Stick To

This year make yourself some resolutions that are actually attainable!

Winter Break Staycation Fun & Festivities

Make your upcoming Winter Break that much better by engaging in some Winter Break staycation fun on and around Long Island!

Suffolk County Legislators File Legislation to Terminate School Speed Zone Cameras

Five Suffolk County Legislators have filed legislation to put an end to Suffolk County’s controversial proposed move to install school speed zone cameras.

Thinking of Giving a Pet for the Holidays?

Please adopt, don't shop!

Over 1,000 Brentwood Students & Families to Honor Former Principal with 5k Run & Memorial Breakfast

ver 1,000 students, faculty and community members of the Brentwood area will come together to run 3.1 miles in honor of late, high school administrator, Gary Mintz, on Sunday, December 7th, 2014.

Get Crafty With This Year's Gift Giving: 2014 Holiday Craft Fairs

If you still need to get some holiday shopping done make your way over to a holiday craft fair on the Island!

NYS Education Department Announces Nominees for 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program

Education Commissioner John B. King announced the nomination of 10 New York state high school seniors for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.

Keeping the Kids Active & Busy While Out of School: Winter Break Camps for Kids

Keep your kids busy & entertained while they’re out of school by enrolling them in a Long Island Winter camp!

William Floyd Middle School Partners with Blue Star Mothers to Support Troops

William Floyd Middle School students and staff have partnered with the Blue Star Mothers to provide care packages for troops deployed overseas during the holiday season.

Unusual Incident in Hicksville Involving Distraught Man and Gun

The Public Information Office reports the details of an Unusual Incident that occurred at 2:30pm on Monday, December 01, 2014 in Hicksville.

10 Dangerous Toys to Watch Out For This Holiday Season

You may want to reconsider purchasing these toys for your children this year.

Cyber Monday 2014’s Ultimate Deal Guide: Skip the Lines & Save Big this Holiday Season!

Snag the Seasons Best Deals Without having to Wait on a Single Line this Holiday!

Holiday Shopping Guide: Hottest Picks for Kids

With the Black Friday & Cyber Monday coming up, it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to get your little ones this holiday season.

How to Spot a Deal: Your Guide to Big Savings on Black Friday & Beyond

Thanksgiving is almost upon us which means Black Friday is right around the corner!

Hot Spots: Weekend Watch for Plays & Musicals at High Schools, Thanksgiving Themed Pet Parade and More

Get out to enjoy some of Broadway's best through performances at the local high schools! Also find other events and entertainment to complete the end of your week.

Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids: Make More than Just Paper Turkeys This Holiday!

Enjoy making these cute and adorable crafts with the kids to celebrate and prepare for Thanksgiving Day!

Uncorked Artistic Entertainment: Local Paint Night Events

Mix the fun of creativity with the fun of drinking at a Long Island paint night!

Conquering Bullying Through Music: Kids Speak Up Against Bullying

During the announcement, Anker called upon Suffolk County students to submit music video clips to help raise awareness about the impacts of bullying.

New York State Education Department Announces 4th Year of Participation In Green Ribbon Schools Program

Participation in Green Ribbon Schools Program; public and nonpublic schools invited to apply.

William Floyd Alumni Association Honors District's Outstanding Educators

The William Floyd Alumni Association recently held its fifth annual Outstanding Educators Award Dinner honoring Ron Gross, Laura Mole, Bill Pike and Mary Schultz, four individuals who have made a great impact in the lives of many ...
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