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Claire Underwood - House of Cards

The Women of my Late Night Binges

April 15, 2014
 
New York State United Teachers union President Richard Ianuzzi blasts Common Core at the "iRefuse!" rally at Comsewogue High School on March 29, the eve of the first round of the education reform's state tests. Hundreds of parents and teachers participated in the protest. (Jaime Franchi/Long Island Press)

‘We’re Not Gonna Take It!’ Thousands of Long Island Students Opt...

April 7, 2014
 
John Tesh

John Tesh: L.I.’s Renaissance Man

April 4, 2014
 
Steve Madden

My Squashed Interview With Steve Madden, Shoe Guru-Turned-Ex-Convict

April 2, 2014

 
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Suffolk Cop Facing Upgraded Hate Crimes Charges for Allegedly Targeting Hispanics

March 24, 2014
 
Girls

‘Girls’ Naked Truth

March 14, 2014
 
andrew-cuomo

Common Core Critics Pan Cuomo Panel Report

March 13, 2014
 
Valley Stream-raised funnyman Jim Breuer rocked The Paramount in Huntington throughout two hilarious sets Saturday, March 8, 2014.

Jim Breuer Rocks The Paramount in Huntington

March 11, 2014

 
Common Core and Standardized Tests

Common Core Tests Loom, Intensifying Debate in NY

March 10, 2014
 
The Red and Robert Clohessy - close up

Zombie Movie Filmed on Long Island Debuts in July

March 9, 2014
 
Jim Breuer

Jim Breuer: LI’s Former Bad Boy Jokester Opens Up About Life, God and Heavy ...

March 4, 2014
 
Frozen

‘Frozen’ Progress in Gay Rights

March 3, 2014

 
Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer

Aerosmith Drummer Serves New ‘Rockin” Organic Coffee in Westbury

February 24, 2014
 
godfather

Michael Corleone was the Original Walter White

February 19, 2014
 
Hundreds of parents and teachers packed Ward Melville High School Nov. 13, 2013 to protest Common Core. Recent adjustments to its implementation in New York has done little to quell protestors' opposition. (Jaime Franchi/Long Island Press)

Common Core Adjustments Do Not Go Far Enough, Blast Opponents

February 16, 2014
 
Columbine

Book Review: ‘Columbine’ by Dave Cullen

February 15, 2014

 
foreigner

Jones Beach Theater 2014 Concert Calendar Filling Up

February 10, 2014
 
Starbucks

Sound Smart at a Party – February ’14

February 10, 2014
 
standardized

New Documentary Takes Standardized Testing, Common Core Battle to Big Screen

February 9, 2014
 
Common Core and Standardized Tests

Pols Call for Common Core Delay, Cuomo Urges Patience

February 5, 2014

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