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08/01/15 6:00pm

Donna Elmore, a fifth grade teacher in the Riverhead School District, advised students and teachers entering her classroom Thursday morning to be safe when viewing the animals that were sitting in a circle on desks in the center of the classroom.

“Don’t touch the animals,” she said. “They’re wild, they might bite.”

Sounds like a zoo, right? Not quite. READ

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07/24/15 5:00pm

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A moment after the gunshot-like crack of the bat, he was dead.

On May 9, the 15-year-old Shoreham-Wading River student technically died while playing baseball in Rocky Point. His heart stopped when a line drive hit him in the chest. It was the worst nightmare for parents, players, coaches and everyone involved: On a Little League field meant for fun and celebration, a young life was on the verge of slipping away.  (more…)