03/24/16 6:00am
03/24/2016 6:00 AM


These days, most sports fields, arenas and parks bear the name of a particular corporate sponsor.

Remember Shea Stadium? Its newest incarnation, built in 2009, is called Citi Field. The Meadowlands? In 2010, a replacement stadium was briefly known as The New Meadowlands. Then MetLife purchased the naming rights at a reported annual cost of $17 million to $20 million.

But in the Shoreham-Wading River school district, the opposite is taking place. READ

03/21/16 10:00am
03/21/2016 10:00 AM


In a digital era dominated by tablets and iPhones, the opportunity to simply read a book remains a luxury in areas of the world like Kenya.

So when Kevin Mann and his wife, Aida, made their eighth trip to the East African country last month, they brought plenty of extra luggage to help address that problem. READ

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03/20/16 4:00pm
03/20/2016 4:00 PM

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On the first day of girls track and field practice at Bishop McGann-Mercy Diocesan High School, recent all-New York State athlete Meg Tuthill reminded her teammates about the Monarchs’ winning tradition. READ