#BlackLivesMatter Protests Update

Protests, Marches and Vigils on Long Island (Updated Up to 7/18)

From the Hamptons to Hempstead, protests, marches and vigils have spanned the Long Island region after the deaths of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and Ahmad Aubrey. We will continue to update this page with the latest events that are dedicated to shining a light on the Black Lives Matter movement. …

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College Students Share their Experiences and Concerns During the COVID-19 Pandemic

College Students Share their Experiences and Concerns During the COVID-19 Pandemic

In early March of 2020, Gov. Andrew Cuomo made the announcement that all state schools …

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The Curse of an Artist (Poem)
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