‘Strides for Stripes’ walk raises carcinoid cancer awareness

Wednesday, November 9, 2011
CCAN hosted the "Strides for Stripes" walk Nov. 5 at Eisenhower Park (LIR photo by Joanne Lumaban)

No two zebras have the same stripes. The same can be said about a patient’s symptoms of carcinoid cancer. The Carcinoid Cancer Awareness Network (CCAN) reports that an…

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How you can help Long Island veterans return to civilian life

Tuesday, May 24, 2011
Veterans unemployed

On June 4, 2011 The New York Fraternal Order of Police Islip Enforcement Lodge #862 will host a race to benefit the 9-1-1 Veterans organization. The 9-1-1 Veterans…

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Long Island Food Not Bombs feeds hungry for holiday

Monday, November 29, 2010

The weekly Hempstead Food Share was transformed into a food share “bonanza” on Nov. 21. Long Island Food Not Bombs, a group of individuals dedicated to fighting social, economic and environmental oppressions, hosted their largest event to date serving up vegan friendly Thanksgiving inspired cuisine to over 1000 people in-need.

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