L.I. High School Senior Wins $10,000 Scholarship For Anti Texting And Driving VideoBrentwood High School senior Laura Villatoro said she knows firsthand how dangerous it could be to text and drive because of what happened to an 18-year-old relative.
Obama: L.I. Science Whiz Samantha Garvey 'Gives Me Hope'A college freshman from Long Island merited a mention in President Barack Obama's speech at the Democratic National Convention.
Homeless L.I. Teen And Family Move In To New Bay Shore HomeSamantha Garvey and her family were given the keys to their new Bay Shore home by Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone Saturday afternoon as part of the county's affordable rental properties for homeless families.
Homeless L.I. Teen Not Science Contest Finalist, But Still A WinnerSamantha Garvey found out she didn't make the cut to become a finalist in the Intel Science Talent Search, but did get to watch President Obama's State of the Union address in Washington D.C. as Rep. Steve Israel's guest.
Homeless L.I. Intel Semifinalist's Family To Get A House In Bay ShoreBrentwood High School senior Samantha Garvey, who is a semifinalist in the prestigious Intel Science Talent Search, will be getting a home in Bay Shore where she'll live with her twin sisters, brother and parents.
Homeless Long Island Teenager Is Intel Competition SemifinalistSamantha Garvey has good reason to be the recipient of high fives and congratulations from the faculty and students in the hallways at Brentwood High School.