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Zephyr Teachout

Zephyr Teachout Wants Andrew Cuomo & Common Core Out

July 26, 2014
 
Jesse Kinch Rising Stars

Jesse Kinch: Long Island’s Rising Star

July 19, 2014
 
Lindsay Lohan Tweet

Long Island Celebrity Twitter Fails

July 16, 2014
 
Maleficient

Hell Hath No Fury Like Angelina Jolie Scorned (in ‘Maleficent’)

July 15, 2014

 
Sarah Palin

5 Things to Get Angry About This Week

July 15, 2014
 
Debra Markowitz has revolutionized the film industry on Long Island, and is an established author and filmmaker herself.

An Artist Emerges: Debra Markowitz’s Creative Path to Books, Film & LIIFE

July 6, 2014
 
Long Island's uber-fabulous Clinton Kelly shared his advice on how to be "Ridiculously Happy" with Comsewogue High School graduates at  their commencement Thursday, June 26, 2014. (Selfie from his Twitter account)

Long Island’s Clinton Kelly’s Tips on How to be Ridiculously Happy

July 5, 2014
 
The Boehnler strikes again!

Top Five Things You Should Be Angry About This Week [July 4th Edition]

July 4, 2014

 
NRA

Redefine the NRA as a Terrorist/Lobby Organization

June 28, 2014
 
Suffolk County Welfare to Work Commission Vice Chair Kathy Liguori (left) and Chair Richard Koubek, PhD (far right) stand beside Keesha Bailey (at podium) testify  to the failings of the under-funded child care system in Suffolk County Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Suffolk County Legislative Building. (Jaime Franchi/Long Island Press)

Suffolk County Welfare to Work Commission Pitches $5M Pre-K Plan

June 23, 2014
 
thetownhouse

Mineola Landlord Settles Discrimination Lawsuit for $165K

June 17, 2014
 
schoolteacher

Calif. Court Ruling Seen as Salvo in ‘War on Teachers’

June 11, 2014

 
Fifth-graders from Clear Stream Avenue School in Valley Stream talk with students from Marvin Park Primary School in South Africa at a special program organized by Long Island University at Post's Arnold Dodge on Monday, June 9, 2014. (Jaime Franchi/Long Island Press)

Long Island to South Africa: Connecting Continents Through the Classroom

June 10, 2014
 
Long Island guitar god Joe Satriani talks about touring, Hendrix, Strange Beautiful Music and his favorite local pizza joint with the Long Island Press. His unrivaled fretboard wizardry will be on full display June 7 at The Space in Westbury.

Long Island’s Guitar God Joe Satriani Talks Strange Beautiful Music

June 5, 2014
 
Julia Lauria-Blum, curator of a new permanent exhibit, "Women Who Brought The War Home," at the American Airpower Museum at Republica Airport in East Farmingdale.

Female WWII Correspondents Featured in Long Island Museum

May 27, 2014
 
Long Island Segregation

Long Island Segregation Drives Educational Inequality 60 Years After Brown v BOE

May 17, 2014

 
Bayport volunteer/former FDNY firefighter Ray Cooney is making a difference with his hit TV show, Firehouse Kitchen.

Ray Cooney: Warming Up Long Island’s Hearts (and Stomachs) with Firehouse Ki...

May 10, 2014
 
Gary Turk - Look Up

In Defense of Social Media (Eat My Socks, Gary Turk!)

May 7, 2014
 
Louis C.K. SNL

Louis C.K.: Common Core Makes My Kids Cry

April 29, 2014
 
school

Critics Question Why Brands Are Plugged in NY School Tests

April 29, 2014