Long Island Roller Rebels run dress drive for Brookhaven prom season

Thursday, May 17, 2012
The Long Island Roller Rebels in action (LIR Photo by Christine Neumann)

The Town of Brookhaven is collecting prom dresses for underprivileged girls with the help of the Long Island Roller Rebels.
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Student leads social media effort to lift ban on gay men as blood donors

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Michael Heroux's petition on Change.org. It has received over 1,200 signatures to date.

A petition to change the current blood donation regulations that prohibit gay men from donating blood is gaining steam at the local level. Michael Heroux, a freshman pre-medicine…

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Eisenhower Park to host Caribbean-American International Festival

Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Nassau County will host the third annual Caribbean-American International Festival June 3. (Photo courtesy of Nassau County)

Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and the Jamaica Cultural Alliance will host its third annual Long Island Caribbean-American International Festival on June 23 at the Harry Chapin…

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