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Officials Propose Car Counting To Weed Out Illegal Housing Near Stony Brook UniversityOfficials are proposing homeowners be allowed one car for each bedroom, plus one extra.
Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Seeking Personhood For 2 Chimps At Stony Brook UniversityThough she dismissed the case, Judge Jaffe said efforts to extend legal rights to chimpanzees are understandable; someday they may even succeed.
NYC Judge Hears Arguments On The Rights Of 2 ChimpanzeesA New York City judge has heard arguments over the rights of two chimpanzees that advocates hope to free from Stony Brook University where they're kept.
Former Student Claims In Lawsuit Stony Brook University Mishandled Sexual Assault CaseThe 22-year-old woman says she was sexually assaulted in a dorm room in January 2014 and left with numerous bruises, including on her neck.
Audit: Stony Brook University Was Overpaid $4.2M In Tuition AidAuditors say the state university on Long Island was overpaid nearly $4.2 million over three years in tuition aid for students who weren't eligible.
13 Businesses Coming To Tax-Free Zones At N.Y. State Colleges, UniversitiesThirteen more businesses have agreed to expand or locate in tax-free zones at colleges and universities around New York state while committing to bringing new jobs, state officials said Monday.
Seen At 11: Stony Brook University Study Sheds Light On What Happens After DeathWhat happens to us after we die? It’s one of life’s biggest mysteries. Now, thanks to a groundbreaking study by local researchers, we are closer than ever to finding out.
Advocates Back Legislation To Improve Fire Safety On College CampusesWhile college shopping, make sure that you take into account fire safety precautions and equipment in student housing.
Families Eager For Suffolk County's First Children's HospitalOn Long Island, a massive construction project is underway to build Suffolk County’s first children’s hospital.
Motorcyclist Killed In Crash On Stony Brook University Hospital CampusAccording to police, 36-year-old Jason Ross was riding a motorcycle on Health Sciences Drive near Stony Brook University Hospital when he crashed into another car at around 8 a.m. on Friday.
Some Stony Brook University Students Placed In Dorms Far From Campus Attempting to address a chronic shortage of on-campus beds, Stony Brook is leasing dorms at Dowling College in Shirley.
Toxic Rust Tide Hits Long Island’s East End At The Height Of Summer Tourist SeasonJust when you thought that it was safe to go in the water, a danger is lurking off of Long Island's east end, and it's the worst that anyone has seen in years.