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Three Commack Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Three Commack Students Named National Merit Semifinalists

Scott Massa, Amanda Weiss and Chantel Yang are among less than 1 percent of high school students nationwide to receive honor.
Commack Residents Named to Dean's List at Marist

Commack Residents Named to Dean's List at Marist

Local residents making the grade in college.
Stony Brook Prof Set to Host Largest CPR Training Event in the Country

Stony Brook Prof Set to Host Largest CPR Training Event in the Country

A Hands-only CPR Training event will be held on Stony Brook University's campus from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sep. 7
Common Core Math Scores Rise, English Scores Fall on Long Island

Common Core Math Scores Rise, English Scores Fall on Long Island

State Education Department releases 2014 Common Core testing scores.
Commack Residents Named to Dean's List at SUNY New Paltz

Commack Residents Named to Dean's List at SUNY New Paltz

Local residents making the grade in college.
Commack Residents Named to Dean's List at Hofstra

Commack Residents Named to Dean's List at Hofstra

Local residents making the grade in college.
Voter's Guide: Commack School Budget, Board Election

Voter's Guide: Commack School Budget, Board Election

What you need to know for Tuesday's vote.
Social Worker, Parents Blast 'God-Awful' Common Core

Social Worker, Parents Blast 'God-Awful' Common Core

Speakers at the forum said hope could be coming from Albany and urged parents to join forces and opt out of controversial testing.
Commack Schools Mourn Loss of Beloved Bus Driver

Commack Schools Mourn Loss of Beloved Bus Driver

Wayne Wickard died Monday while on his way to make his morning rounds.
Wood Park Students Explore Kid-Size Commack

Wood Park Students Explore Kid-Size Commack

The building's gymnasium is turned into a minature Commack town for students to explore.
Commack Schools Closed Wednesday

Commack Schools Closed Wednesday

All afterschool activities are also canceled.
Early Dismissal for Commack Schools

Early Dismissal for Commack Schools

All after-school activities and evening programs are also canceled Tuesday.
Defective Fan Set Off Fire Alarm at Commack School

Defective Fan Set Off Fire Alarm at Commack School

An overheated motor from a heating fan led fire alarms to go off at Burr Intermediate School.
Commack Schools Food Supplier Says Products Not Tainted in Tyson Recall

Commack Schools Food Supplier Says Products Not Tainted in Tyson Recall

Tyson Foods recalled 34,000 pounds of chicken products due to possible Salmonella contamination.