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Tackling School Dangers, One App At A Time

Tackling School Dangers, One App At A Time

February 25, 2018

Most people can agree that school is supposed to be one of the safest places in a community. Certainly not a place where young children fear they’ll...

An Epidemic of Our Time

An Epidemic of Our Time

Michael Alduino, Editor in Chief

February 20, 2018

It was a sunny April day that seemed almost picturesque. A cool breeze, the sun gleaming through the clouds to light up the sky with its beautiful, almost...

The Charge on Grocery Bags and Why It’s Deeper Than 5 Cents

The Charge on Grocery Bags and Why It’s Deeper Than 5 Cents

February 15, 2018

The Charge on Grocery Bags and Why It’s Deeper Than 5 Cents   Enacted January 1st, 2018 Suffolk County law requires stores to charge customers ...

The Flu Strikes Back

The Flu Strikes Back

February 15, 2018

The flu. Influenza. Let’s talk about that. As anyone can tell you, the flu is a highly contagious respiratory virus/illness that makes you fee...

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

January 17, 2018

While most reference World War II with the millions of lives that were reaped during the Holocaust, something just as sinister but unbeknownst to the majority...

Saying “Oui” to a Gender-Inclusive Language?

Saying “Oui” to a Gender-Inclusive Language?

December 31, 2017

In the French-speaking community, there is a very divisive question being debated right now: does language affect the way we perceive gender? And, if it ...

Decision: Net Neutrality

Decision: Net Neutrality

Quinton Rumpf, Staff Reporter

December 15, 2017

It is a dark day in America as Ajit Pai’s shadow looms over the American flag. It is with my deepest regret that I must inform you that the FCC has, in...

Breaking Down the Suicide Disease

Breaking Down the Suicide Disease

November 26, 2017

¢Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, more commonly known as ALS - sounds familiar right? Twenty years ago, the great tradition of ALS “Ride for Life” spread...

Kickoff to Thanksgiving

Kickoff to Thanksgiving

November 20, 2017

This past Sunday, November 19, the Town of Patchogue celebrated its 24th annual Holiday Boat Parade. This year´s theme: A Hollywood Christmas! Every...

The Things They Carried, and the Art of Healing

The Things They Carried, and the Art of Healing

Nicole Niemiec, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2017

Throughout history, people have used art to express their feelings and desires. For some people, placing their thoughts and feelings into words is diff...

Is it More Than Sadness?

Is it More Than Sadness?

November 16, 2017

(Note: Do not use this article or any information within it to self-diagnose. If you fear you may have symptoms of depression, please seek professional...

Rohingya Refugee Crisis: A Continuing Struggle

Rohingya Refugee Crisis: A Continuing Struggle

November 7, 2017

Immigration is a fundamental requirement for those who seek to escape religious persecution and political subjugation and gain access to a more developed...

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