It was 2006 when Eminem released his song “Stan,” where he describes a crazy, over-the-top fan who ended up taking his own life because he couldn’t get the rapper’s attention. The fan’s name was Stan.more
Nearly 30 environmentalists and 11 public officials in Smithtown spoke in opposition to the Trump administration proposal to drill for oil off of Long Island’s coast at a hearing on Feb. 14.
Daniel Gatta | More Than Bagels
Professional boxer Alan Gotay hung up his gloves to pursue a career in the food industry. On Wednesday, April 19, Gotay’s very own Cuban restaurant, Babalu NY, opened in Huntington.
Guneet Singh | Find The Beat
Streaming has grown in popularity among consumers, but poses an issue for artists who are paid very little for their music.
Benefiting from a wealth of experience and a diverse selection of skills on offer, the Sports Reporting class has given students an outlet to pursue their passions, and has inspired the newest broadcast news show in the School of Journalism.
Yingzi Dong | The Osprey
On Sunday April 9, thousands of people gathered to enjoy the annual Spring Car Show and Swap Meet at Belmont Racetrack, held by Long Island Cars.
Jordan Boyd and Noah Buttner | The Long Islander
The museum exhibit, titled “From the Arcade to the Living Room,” running now through December, offers attendees the chance to play every system from the Atari 2600, to the Playstation.
The Long Islander
New regulations issued by Little League Baseball and the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFSA) in November 2016 came into effect on Opening Day, Monday, April 3, 2017.
Arielle Dollinger | VICE News
Libraries and colleges across the country are trying to educate people into being better, more discerning consumers of news. SoJ Alum Arielle Dollinger explores this movement in her piece for VICE.
Taylor Ha |Stony Brook Statesman
These students didn’t hack computer systems in the traditional sense. Instead, they marshaled their computer science skills toward engineering innovative, useful software.
Anna Correa | Stony Brook Statesman
Since the beginning of the 2016 presidential election, the idea of fake news has grown in popularity, compromising the public’s faith in credible media organizations and establishing trust in unreliable clickbait journalism.
The Stony Brook University Orchestra is comprised of over 70 undergraduates and has been acclaimed as a considerable success over the past decade. This is all thanks to one woman, Susan Deaver.more
Taylor Ha and Randall Waszynski | The Long Islander
“Sometimes, it’s like a foreign country here,” said Fred Devone, a 45 year resident of Hempstead. 45 percent of Hempstead’s residents age five and older speak a language other than English at home.
Jess Stoneburner | Stony Brook Statesman
The annual “Take a Stand, Walk with Me” march takes place every October for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. It is organized by the Center for Prevention and Outreach, which aims to raise awareness about domestic violence.
Brookhaven National Laboratory is turning high school teachers into experts in synchrotron science.
Earthstock is an opportunity to renew our commitment to protecting our environment. This video captures the spirit of this year’s festivities.
Siva Vaidhyanathan says the project failed due to arrogance and misunderstanding of Indian culture.
New York State is requiring doctors to do away with traditional pen-and-pad prescriptions by March 27th. They’ll have to switch to e-prescriptions that doctors send to a pharmacy electronically.
A video profile of the pianist Corrine Penner
A video profile of the a cappella group Stony Brook Pipettes
Get your van Gogh on at the L.I. Pour House when they host their Paint Night.
Our reporter spoke to the co-owener of the Long Island Book Revue, someone who reads frequently to his grandson, about the recent decline in e-books sales and how print books are making a comeback.
Each year the warm weather of summer causes an overgrowth of algae in lakes and ponds. Our reporter Jasmine Blennau looked into how the unpleasant green color could be toxic.
The trend was man buns, but this hairstyle is a possible contributor to making this the genderless generation. Also how this new style is possibly feminizing men, compared to their stereotypical masculinity.
Gas prices across the island are dropping to its lowest levels in years. Find out how this is effecting commuter students at Stony Brook University.
Abby Del Vecchio
More than 25 percent of millennials are back in the nest, up from 22 percent in 2007. A look at how the economy has played a role in one long islander’s decision to move back home.
Beginning fall of 2015, TLT extended the hours of the SINC site in the library to accommodate students who don’t have a typical school day .more
Despite the increased use of streaming services offered by companies such as Netflix, video stores are still alive in New York City. And they aren’t heading to the grave just yet.
The Long Island Woodworkers 20th Annual Show, curates fine furniture, decorations and tools from wood craftsmen from across Long Island.more
Thrift shopping is becoming a sustainable way of fashion and specially appropriate for the Halloween season.more