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September 26 - Oct. 03 / 2016


September 19 - Sept. 26 / 2016

President Obama commuted the prison sentences of 111 federal inmates who had been convicted of nonviolent drug offenses. That's more than the previous 10 presidents combined.


September 12 - Sept. 19 / 2016

On September 15th, five Central American nations — Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua — will celebrate 193 years of independence.


Improve Your Writing


1. A quick and effective CRAFT technique.

The quality of your writing can leap when you start to break paragraphs as you do chapters, aiming to separate them at a moment.


2. A pro tip every CRITIQUE group can use.

Instead of thinking of your critique group as a place where writers come to get advice, think of it as a place where you all come to get feedback.

3. A CREATIVITY tip for your inner critic.

If we stop labeling our writing attempts as “successes” and “failures,” and remain open to the possibility of revisiting “failed” themes and reinventing stalled works, the possibilities for artistic reincarnation are endless.


4. A perspective on making any CONCEPT your own.


The U.S. government has mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants who had pending deportation orders

Sept. 06, 2016

The 28-year-old New Jersey man wanted in connection with a series of blasts that terrorized New York and New Jersey over the last three days was taken into custody Monday after being shot, two sources told NBC News.

Sept. 19, 2016


Cash Reward

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Precinct Crime Section officers are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the women who stole items from a store in Huntington Station this month.


Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Call 1-800-220-TIPS.


$1.75 Million Dollar Check To Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Stop & Shop and nine year-old Floral Park resident, Leonardo Burgos, a cancer survivor, and his parents, Sandra and Jesus, presented a check for $1.75 million to Dr. Paul A. Meyers, Vice Chair of the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center’s Department of Pediatrics at the New Hyde Park Stop & Shop.


Two years ago, Leonardo was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, a disease in which malignant cancer cells form in muscle tissue.


Mayor Hosts Fishing Trip For Local Students

Mayor Wayne J. Hall Sr. recently invited more than 20 students on a fishing expedition in Port Jefferson, N.Y. While fishing on the private charter boat, participating students learned valuable life skills about the importance of dedication and patience. Students also bonded with positive role models and Village leaders, including Deputy Mayor Luis Figueroa and Trustee Waylyn Hobbs.


Woman Seriously Injured On A Boat

T he incident occurred on Reynolds Channel in North Long Beach.

 Nassau police say a family was sailing their 18-foot boat when a cigarette boat came speeding up behind them.


Police say the boat hit the back of the family’s vessel and traveled up onto the center console, striking the woman. The victim suffered head trauma and broken bones.


They say the boat then reversed and took off toward Oceanside. The speeding boat is described as blue with a white hull. Police are urging anyone with information about the incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.


Long-range Russian Tupolev-22M3 bombers and Sukhoi-34 fighter bombers used Nojeh air base, near the city of Hamedan, in north-west Iran to launch the air strikes last week, in a move which underscored Moscow's increasingly close ties with Tehran.

Aug. 22, 2016

Sate legislators banned transgender people from peeing in the bathroom of their choosing. According to the law, HB2 or the “bathroom bill,” when you’re in public building, a government agency, a public school, etc.


North Carolina’s government hasn’t repealed the law, and this week, the state lost high-profile sporting events, too, as the ACC and the NCAA pulled their championship games out of the state in protest.

Guess How Much That

Anti-LGBTQ Law Is Costing North Carolina

Sept. 19, 2016


Mickey Mouse Resurfaces Near Auschwitz

A porcelain Mickey Mouse figurine that once belonged to a child the Nazis deported to the Auschwitz death camp has been rediscovered after more than 70 years, a local foundation told AFP.

Sept. 19, 2016

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