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Together, Arlo Guthrie and Taj Mahal comprise a still-evolving tapestry of Americana more than half a century in the making, stitched from the finest threads and songs and hymns in the collective canon, in all its various shapes and sounds, and are the living, breathing embodiment of sheer musical genius.
Hundreds of communities from Long Island to California will join together Sunday to host The Concert Across America to End Gun Violence. This nationwide action was set in motion by Donna Dees, a New Yorker who had organized the Million Mom March in Washington, D.C., on Mother’s Day in 2000 following a shooting in Granada Hills, Calif. the year before at a community center. That march drew more than 750,000 people on the National Mall, along with coordinating protests in all 50 states.
Long Island’s biggest export is its college students, the old joke goes, but the region has more than a dozen institutions where students can earn degrees in virtually any field of study. From small specialty colleges to large research universities, there are plenty of options for students to stay local. Many of LI’s colleges and universities have dorms that allow for students to transfer here from elsewhere. But matching a student with the right school can be a daunting task. Here to make the process of deciding easier is the Press’ Ultimate Guide to Long Island Colleges and Universities:
The case got no news coverage but easily ranks as one of the weirdest, most macabre thefts in recent memory on Long Island.
“The greatest folk concert Long Island has seen in decades!”
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