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Program offers pathway to medical school for students of color  Phys.Org

Fourteen high school graduates streamed into a large lecture room at Hofstra University, each carrying a sign with the name of the college they will attend: Stony ...



Long Island Student A Beneficiary Of Morehouse College Alum’s Decision To Cover 2019 Graduates’ Loan Debt  CBS New York

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — By now you've likely heard about the billionaire businessman who shocked hundreds of students with an unbelievable ...



Alumna Kadian Townsend '15 Helps Underserved Students Reach Their Dreams | John Jay College of Criminal Justice  John Jay News

Kadian Townsend '15 knows how expensive a college education can be. When she and her brother, Clayon, were applying to college they didn't qualify for ...



Lifeguards are the real heroes of summers  Newsday

Never mind the Avengers or that spidey guy from Queens. Lifeguards are the true superheroes of a Long Island summer. On any given day at the beaches and ...



State council recognizes Oceanside's 'Bridges' program  liherald.com

The New York State English Council has given the Award of Excellence to Oceanside and Uniondale School Districts' joint “Bridges” program. For three years ...



Uniondale High School Offers Counseling After 3 Teens Die in Crash  NBC New York

A Long Island high school is offering grief counseling to students this weekend after three teens were killed in a rollover crash on the Meadowbrook State ...



Choir director takes Long Island high school to new musical heights  PIX11 New York

UNIONDALE, NY — Lynette Carr-Hicks is the woman behind champions. She's the choir director for the Rhythm of the Knight Uniondale High School Show ...



National Day of Remembrance for murder victims  Newsday

Families and loved ones gathered at Uniondale High School to remember those they lost as they attended a National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims ...



Cops: 7 charged in robbery outside high school  Newsday

Five young men and two boys face charges in the robbery of a 15-year-old boy in front of Uniondale High School just after classes let out on Thursday, police ...



CANCELLED – Uniondale Teen Sought by Nassau County Missing Persons Squad ‹  NewsLI

UPDATE – March 4, 2019 – Police report that Lisi Florez-Sanchez has been located. Below is the original report. Uniondale, NY – March 1, 2019 – Missing ...



Uniondale Teen Accused Of Calling In 6 Bomb Threats To High School  CBS Local

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A Uniondale teen faces charges after he allegedly called in six bomb threats to Uniondale High School. Administrators ...



High School Teacher Suspended After Bragging About Failing Students Who Refused to Stand for the Pledge of Allegiance  The Root

It's never too late for your shitty ways to catch up with you, and a Uniondale (N.Y.) High School health teacher is learning that the hard way after being removed ...



MS-13 Gang Leader Convicted After Assaulting, Intimidating Uniondale Residents: DA  Patch.com

UNIONDALE, NY - A MS-13 gang leader was convicted on Tuesday on 24 charges for assaulting and intimidating teenage and younger Salvadorean ...



Uniondale School District Celebrates 2018 Graduates  Long Island Exchange

(Uniondale, NY) The Uniondale Union Free School District recently held a commencement ceremony at Hofstra University to commemorate Uniondale High ...



Exclusive: Long Island teacher speaks out about failing kids over Pledge of Allegiance  WABC-TV

A Long Island teacher was removed from the classroom after he posted on Facebook claiming he had failed two students for refusing to stand for the Pledge of ...



District: Teacher out of classroom after Facebook post  Newsday

A Uniondale High School health teacher has been pulled from the classroom because of a recent Facebook post in which he says he failed two students more ...



After school boxing program in Uniondale teaching students discipline  WABC-TV

UNIONDALE, Long Island (WABC) -- It's not very common to see boxing at high school level, but at Uniondale High School its popularity is growing, thanks to an ...



6 suspected MS-13 members indicted in 2017 slaying  News 12 Long Island

Six suspected members of the MS-13 gang have been indicted by a grand jury in connection with a brutal August 2017 slaying, court documents show.



Newsday's All-Long Island boys track team  Newsday

In terms of both versatility and prowess, Wei was the best athlete on Long Island this season. He won the indoor state long jump championship in March, going ...



Police: L.I. Teens Handed Out Fake $20 Bills To Fellow Students At Uniondale High School  CBS Local

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — President Andrew Jackson is part of the American history curriculum at Uniondale High School, but some students got very ...



On Facebook, Uniondale teacher says he failed students who didn'  News 12 Long Island

The Uniondale School Board held a public meeting Tuesday night over a teacher accused of failing two students who didn't stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.



Uniondale school district  Newsday

VOTING6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Smith Street School, Walnut Street School, Grand Avenue School, California Avenue School and Northern Parkway School.



Uniondale High School Hosts Forum On Police Interactions  CBS Local

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Several hundred Uniondale High School students — many admitting they harbor some fear of cops — gathered at a forum ...



School district approves plan for budget revote  Newsday

The revised spending plan, which will be submitted to residents in a June 19 revote, would raise spending by 4.7 percent.



Apollo moment among successes shared at Uniondale prom  Newsday

Uniondale High School senior class members passed under the raised sabers of JROTC cadets at Lawrence Road Middle School in Hempstead and onto a red ...



Uniondale High School Class of 1984 Celebrates 30th Year Reunion on The Nautical Mile  LongIsland.com

Uniondale, NY - July 23, 2014 - This past Friday, at around 8pm on a gorgeous summer evening in Freeport, New York, The graduates of Uniondale High ...



Friends push to find LIer who vanished 28 years ago  Newsday

Nearly three decades ago, Norine Higuchi Brown made a late-night supermarket run near her New Hyde Park home for ingredients to make Christmas cookies.



Newsday's All-Long Island girls track team  Newsday

State champions come and go, but what Braxton did this season in built to last. While her triple jump numbers were hard to miss early in the indoor season, she ...



18-year-old fatally shot, Nassau cops say  Newsday

Nassau County police are investigating the slaying of an 18-year-old man who was shot multiple times on a Uniondale street late Friday, authorities said.



Districts with failed budgets to map next moves  Newsday

Two Long Island school districts that failed to pass 2018-19 budgets under unusual circumstances have called for Tuesday board meetings to map their next ...



Longtime Uniondale basketball coach Bastin, 94, dies  Newsday

There was something poetic about Russ Bastin's offense. Opponents knew what was coming and still couldn't stop it. Bastin, a World War II veteran, English ...



LI teacher cleared of rape charges  Newsday

A Nassau County Court jury on Monday rejected Nassau prosecutors' claims that a Uniondale High School teacher sexually assaulted a young girl, acquitting ...



Teen driver pleads guilty in SUV crash that killed 3  Newsday

The 15-year-old driver in last month's crash that killed three teens on the Meadowbrook State Parkway has admitted in Family Court that she is guilty of ...



Uniondale High School Show Choir Gives a Special Holiday Performance for Sick Children and Their Families at the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island  LongIsland.com

The Uniondale High School Show Choir recently spread holiday cheer for sick children and their families at the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.



Living In Live Time: In Their Own Words  CBS Local

Several times a year, about 100 female Uniondale High School students gather after school for a program called, “S.E.L.F.I.E.” (Sisters Exploring Leadership, ...



Generosity ensures LI teen can go to prom  Newsday

The average U.S. family spends about $919 on prom, according to a 2015 survey by Visa. With prom tickets alone averaging around $70, the evening is a rite of ...



Uniondale High School Student Charged With Lunchroom Stabbing  Long Island Press

A Uniondale High School student was arrested for stabbing a 16-year-old boy in the school lunchroom on Wednesday morning, Nassau County police said.



Teacher removed after bragging he failed students who didn’t stand for pledge  Atlanta Journal Constitution

A New York state high school teacher has been removed from the classroom by his district after bragging on Facebook last month that he once failed two ...



Throwback Thursday: Watch Busta Rhymes Do His Thing When Confronted By An MC At His Old High School  The Source

What do you think is going to happen when you wanna challenge the Dungeon Dragon on his home turf? Some guy at Uniondale High School in Long Island, ...



State rating of schools and districts  Newsday

Effort to measure student achievement and growth.



Uniondale Teacher Honored for Integral Role in Haiti Recovery  LongIsland.com

Uniondale High School Assistant Principal Dyan Barton, along with other personnel from the school district, were honored for her decade of work with Haitian ...



Nationally Famous Uniondale High School Show Choir Performs During Nassau Coliseum Ribbon Cutting  LongIsland.com

Uniondale High School's Rhythm of the Night show choir takes a picture with Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano following the choir's performance at ...



Uniondale High's show choir vying for national title  Newsday

Lynnette Carr-Hicks was once a Broadway star, and now she is helping to lead students at Uniondale High School to the bright lights. For three months in 2004, ...



Former Long Island Teacher Accused of Raping Child in Bathroom Pleads Not Guilty  NBC New York

A former Long Island history teacher accused of raping a child in the bathroom of a home and sexually abusing him over a period of two months has pleaded not ...



Uniondale students put focus on policing at forum  Newsday

Eighteen students, their lips sealed with duct tape, held their hands up shoulder-high as they walked into the little theater of Uniondale High School Wednesday ...



Principal Hired to Revive Struggling Boys and Girls High School May Leave  The New York Times

The fortunes of Boys and Girls High School, a venerable but long-struggling school that Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration pledged to revive, took another turn ...



Teacher carried mail before inspiring minds  Newsday

After 20 years at Postal *Service*, she wanted a change.



Driver’s attorney: Designated driver high or drunk  Newsday

The 15-year-old driver in a crash that killed three teens got behind the wheel because the designated driver “was high or drunk,” her attorney told a Family Court ...



Students return to Uniondale High School after bomb scare  Newsday

Students and staff returned to Uniondale High School Tuesday afternoon after a bomb scare, officials said. The school was evacuated late Tuesday morning ...



LIer offers to help student whose locks were cut  Newsday

Aljamain Sterling of Massapequa wants to help train a New Jersey student wrestler who was ordered to cut his dreadlocks in order to compete.



Uniondale Teen Attacked Teacher Who Caught Him Cheating: Cops  NBC New York

A 14-year-old boy at Uniondale High School was arrested Tuesday morning for biting a teacher who saw him cheating on French exam, Nassau County cops ...



Top photos from around LI, NYC from May 2019  Newsday

From picturesque scenes of Long Island to the iconic sights of New York City, Newsday photographers capture images telling the stories of the people and ...



Nassau Police Issue Alert for Teen Girl Reported Missing from Uniondale  LongIsland.com

Uniondale, NY - February 16, 2018 - The Missing Persons Squad reports the details of a missing juvenile that occurred on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 9:52 ...



Sources: Hempstead teen facing murder charges is MS-13 member  News 12 Long Island

A Hempstead teen, who sources say is a member of MS-13, was arrested Monday and arraigned in the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old in Uniondale on Sept.



BoyzN2Men Conference inspires, empowers  Newsday

In Hempstead on Saturday, teenage boys from across Long Island were able to discover career paths, listen to athletic and business keynote speakers and learn ...



High schools: Schalmont boys' basketball wins  The Daily Gazette

Shane O'Dell scored 31 points to lead Schalmont to a 96-58 boys' basketball victory over Notre Dame-Bishop Gibbons on Saturday at Fulton-Montgomery ...



Regents test scores, 2012-2016 - NMGDB  Newsday

New York State offers Regents exams in 10 subjects. Here are test results for Long Island public school districts and individual schools from 2012 to 2016.



David Conroy, decorated veteran, dies at 61  Newsday

On the basketball court David Conroy had heart. On the battlefield, the former Uniondale High School star had guts.Conroy, 61, of Uniondale, a decorated ...



Uniondale HS show choir wins grand trophy  Newsday

They didn't just beat it, they won it. Showin' how funky strong was their fight -- performing hits like Michael Jackson's "Beat It" and songs from James Brown and ...



Teacher demographics on Long Island - NMGDB  Newsday

Minorities account for 45 percent of public school students on Long Island but just a little more than 8 percent of the teaching staff.



Stephanie Michael, Justin Barton  The New York Times

Stephanie Michelle Michael and Justin Vidal Barton were married Oct. 8 at Sole East Resort in Montauk, N.Y. The Rev. Dr. Jerome D. Taylor, a Lutheran minister ...



Clinton Grant Named New Lindenhurst High School Principal  Patch.com

The Lindenhurst School District has welcomed Clinton Grant as principal of Lindenhurst High School, effective July 21, 2017. Grant joins Lindenhurst by way of ...



Cops: Boy, 15, shot to death in Nassau  Newsday

A 15-year-old boy was shot and killed in Hempstead early Monday morning, Nassau police said.Joshua Guzman's death came as a surprise to his father, Raul ...



Development at heart of race for mayor, trustees  Newsday

The races for mayor and two trustee seats in Lynbrook pit challengers united in opposition to a recently nixed housing proposal against incumbents who say ...



Community honors leader of school band  Newsday

Frank Abel came out of retirement to revive the high school band, which is now a source of pride at Roosevelt, residents say.



Nassau police host youth academy  Newsday

Nassau County teens attended a Youth Police Academy on Saturday where they witnessed law enforcement tactics and heard from the top brass about making ...



Friends, family remember 3 slain women  Newsday

By all accounts, Melissa Vanderhall was a star.She had reaped more than a dozen awards, from academic to athletic, her resume shows. Her alma mater, the ...



Alleged iPhone Thief Arrested Near School Plagued by Robberies  NBC New York

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly trying to steal an iPhone from a student walking home from school a week after police cautioned students ...



LI NAACP honors community leaders, choir  Newsday

The Hempstead NAACP honored six community leaders and a high school choir on Saturday for their “outstanding contributions” in the fight for freedom at the ...



West Hempstead native shares story of serving others  liherald

Olinda's Café owner Roberto Ramirez had a ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Long Island Breakfast Club on Wednesday to celebrate his first six months of ...



Grieving parents await justice in son’s killing  Newsday

A young man sits in jail, accused of killing 10th-grader Joshua Guzman of Hempstead, but the victim's parents still wait for answers — and more arrests.



Nassau Coliseum renovation photos and new venue sneak peek  Newsday

It's been a long haul for Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, which has been under renovation since closing its doors in August 2015. Before ...



LIer leaves retirement to revive marching band  Newsday

As director of bands at Roosevelt High School, Frank Abel is a demanding general wielding a conductor's baton as he guides his troops — the newly resurgent ...



Taking Back Sunday, more become LI Hall of Famers  Newsday

Billy Joel, who met Long Beach's TBS on the red carpet, inducted longtime guitarist Tommy Byrnes and singer-songwriter Elliott Murphy. Public Enemy's Chuck ...



Long Island hires and promotions: Frantz Dorsainvil, Walnut Street School  Newsday

EDUCATION Eric Bramoff of Sag Harbor has been appointed director of athletics and supervisor of buildings and grounds for Sag Harbor school district. He was ...



Uniondale School District Launches 2016-2017 School Year  LongIsland.com

Various school in the Uniondale School District kicked off the year with a variety of educational games and activities to engage students in learning.



Upcoming reunions: schools, other events  Newsday

BRENTWOOD ROSS HIGH SCHOOL '79. A 35-year reunion weekend is planned for July 18, 19 and 20; Friday meet-and-greet at the Dublin Deck, Patchogue; ...



Uniondale's central location attracts homebuyers  Newsday

The hamlet of Uniondale is like “a diverse and close knit family,” says Hempstead Town Councilwoman Dorothy Goosby. “I am excited about some of the new ...



Coates at Hofstra: 'Voting is the least you can do'  Newsday

Award-winning author and journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates, speaking to students at Hofstra University Thursday, stressed the importance of voting and being an ...



LI man resists gangs to become NYPD cop  Newsday

Willie Thompson, a Uniondale man who overcame his distrust of law enforcement to join the NYPD, is only days away from shedding his probationary status and ...



How fear and violence came to dominate my Long Island community  PRI

Hendel Leiva remembers when 50 Cent's first single hit the top of the charts. It came with pressure for him to be a bully— "a gangster" — at school. Now, he sees ...



Deputy Speaker Earlene Hooper falls in Dem primary to Taylor Raynor  Times Union

Thirty years after winning a special election to the Assembly, Democratic voters opted not to send Earlene Hooper back to Albany. Taylor Raynor (above) won ...



2002 Uniondale grad chooses retail over medicine  Newsday

MABEL JIJON THEN Age: 18 Year graduated: 2002 Uniondale High School Interests: Reading, community *service*. What's ahead: Sophie Davis School of ...



The new Nassau Coliseum: Secrets and fun facts  Newsday

Renovations have revamped the Nassau Coliseum inside and out, but before you head to what is now officially named NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau ...



Mourners bid farewell to slain mother, daughter  Newsday

Mourners packed a Hempstead church Friday to remember Lynn and Melissa Vanderhall as a selfless mother and daughter who were taken too soon.Family ...



Nassau County High School Students Show Talent  Patch.com

Port Washington, NY - An exhibit of their juried art competition is on view at The Art Guild of Port Washington through Nov. 23.



Student says school refused to act after she was sent KKK photo  News 12 Long Island

A student claims her school refused to act after she was sent a KKK message on her phone. Jordan Yearwood says she was in history class at Jericho High ...



2018 Herald Person of the Year: Martin Brull  liherald.com

“I feel like a seed was planted in him from a very young age,” Shara Brull said of her husband, Martin, whom she met in Florida while he was attending graduate ...



Long Island Lutheran High School dance team debuts at LIKA competition  Newsday

For the last decade, the Long Island Lutheran High School dance team has performed solely at school-based sporting events and annual pep rallies, keeping ...



Boys find acceptance on Long Island kickline teams  Newsday

Competition day can bring heightened anxiety for many dancers. At Sunday's Long Island Kickline Association event at Uniondale High School, nerves were ...



40 Under 40 The Rising Stars in NYC Food Policy Class of 2019  NYC Food Policy Center

The Hunter College NYC Food Policy Center releases its 2019 class of 40 individuals under 40 years old who are transforming the food system.



13 LI students win awards at New York State Science Congress  Newsday

Thirteen Long Island students were among those winning honors, high honors or highest honors at the New York State Science Congress, held at Brookhaven ...



LI salutatorians 2017: Roslyn to Wyandanch  Newsday

Meet Long Island's 2017 salutatorians, arranged in alphabetical order by school from Roslyn to Wyandanch. To report errors, please call 631-843-4813.



Meet Rye City Schools' New Teachers: Paley, Szarkowics, Virrill  The Daily Voice

RYE, N.Y. -- The Rye City School District will welcome 13 new teachers in 2014, who Daily Voice will feature leading up to the opening of school Thursday, Sept.



Meet The New Principals And Assistant Principals  greatneckrecord.com

Four new principals and four new assistant principals started in the Great Neck Public Schools (GNPS) this fall. The principals are Luciana Bradley at Saddle ...



What it takes to be an LI school crossing guard  Newsday

Most weekdays during the school year, more than 1000 crossing guards take their posts on streets across Long Island. There are 398 crossing guards working ...



Farmingdale, Ward Melville HS teams win 2015 Regional Quiz Bowl  Newsday

Farmingdale High School and Ward Melville High School in East Setauket were Long Island champions in the 2015 Regional Quiz Bowl.Farmingdale's team ...



South Side aims to turn corner  liherald.com

Playing its fifth game in 10 days, South Side dug out of an early 18-point hole to give highly touted Deer Park a run for its money as part of the Nassau-Suffolk ...



Levittown Student-Musicians Named To Select Orchestras  Patch.com

Student-Musicians Named To Select Orchestras - Levittown, NY - The students are among a select few to perform at the Long Island String Festival.



Requirements Keep Young Immigrants Out of Long Island Classrooms  New York Times

WESTBURY, N.Y. — Before dawn breaks and the morning light spills onto his bedroom floor, Carlos Garcia Lobo bounces out of bed, his eyes alight with ...



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