More Than A Dozen Long Island School Districts Are Developing Specific Classes To Teach About 9/11School districts across the Tri-State Area are making plans this week to commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11 and extend the history lesson all year.
Honduran Teen Immigrant First Brentwood High Student To Become Regional Finalist In Siemens CompetitionA Long Island teen’s science project is setting her on a path to take part in an exclusive nationwide competition.
4 Teens From LI High School Found Dead Of Suspected Gang Violence In 1 MonthThe school year in one suburban New York community has started with funerals, fear and frustration.
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.