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Meals on Wheels: Sampling the Best Local Restaurants for Chaminade Commuters

FBy Kyle Burgess ’17

For the typical Chaminade commuter, the early morning train ride provides a variety of opportunities to cram for tests and quizzes, chat with fellow classmates, or catch up on some much needed sleep; however, train commuters rarely enjoy a filling and nutritious breakfast before dashing out the front door at sunrise to make the train to school.   963 more words

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VIDEO: Gatorade bath epic fail may inspire serious questions about winning

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— bubba stanford (@aaronnnn_10) November 7, 2015

The Gatorade bath is a time-honored rite of passage for championship teams. That includes high school squads, though coaches sometimes still don’t see the sports drink coming, particularly when it celebrates a district or regional title as opposed to a state crown.

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Rep. Kathleen Rice, Long Island Residents Push For Tougher Animal Cruelty Laws

MINEOLA, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A public hearing was held in Mineola on the importance of tougher laws for those who abuse animals.

Nancy Nunez told WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall that it upsets her when a person is convicted of abusing or killing an animal and then gets a slap on the wrist as punishment. 104 more words

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Queens, Nassau County To Cheer On World Series-Bound Mets At Monday Rallies

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)Mets fans don’t have to wait until Game 1 of the World Series to cheer for their favorite team again.

Rallies are being held Monday in front of Queens Borough Hall and the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola. 222 more words

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Sister gives birth to baby for twin who survived cancer

MINEOLA, N.Y. — Dawn Ardolino Policastro and Allison Ardolino Dinkelacker are twins and have a special bond, but now it is even more special.

Allison had her first child in 2009 after she was diagnosed with stage-3 breast cancer. 285 more words

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Jimi Hendrix’s Drawings of Hydroplanes

…As a young man, Jimi was so taken with the hydro races that he drew several pictures of them.

Those pictures are now part of his legacy at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame… 15 more words

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New York school district converts 75% of its curriculum to Apple's iPad

”All students in grades 3 through 9 in the affluent Mineola, N.Y., school district have been equipped with Apple’s iPad, in an aggressive and ambitious initiative that has converted some 75 percent of its students’ instructional days to the touchscreen tablet,” Neil Hughes reports for AppleInsider. 149 more words

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