11/23/14 3:00pm
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO | Hunkering down, from left,  Caity Mulcahy, Olivia Garrison, Tommy Card, Chris Corbett and Serina Kaasik. Missing from the photo are Kenna McCarthy and Kelly Colligan.

BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO |
Hunkering down, from left, Caity Mulcahy, Olivia Garrison, Tommy Card, Chris Corbett and Serina Kaasik. Missing from the photo are Kenna McCarthy and Kelly Colligan.

Seven students participated in the National Honor Society’s overnight Cardboard Campout that raised $1,500 for Habitat for Humanity on November 10. (more…)

11/23/14 12:00pm
KARL GROSSMAN

KARL GROSSMAN

This space was devoted last week to the negative advertising, the “attack ads” or election by character assassination, which dominated the 2014 election in Suffolk County, the state and nation.

But in Suffolk, there were other aspects worth noting. (more…)

11/22/14 11:00am
James Bornemeier

James Bornemeier

After my descent to the basement laundry room to unload the dryer, I encountered an older woman I had seen many times in the elevator line we share in our Manhattan co-op.

Usually she has a dog on a leash going out for a walk. Over the years I had noticed that she had several dogs, all utterly unremarkable mutts. They had one thing in common: Sniffing my pant leg once then turning away from me with a pained look. I found out some years ago that they weren’t her dogs.
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