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2014-12-15 23:02:34

The man was driving on westbound Route 109 when he crashed into an 18-wheeler traveling eastbound. Port Washington, New York (PRWEB) December 15, 2014

2014-02-13 23:04:13

On Monday, Newsday reported the Medford Multicare Center, a Medford nursing home, was accused of endangering the residents of its facility, with "5,000 incidents and accidents were reported

2011-07-25 14:57:00

NEW YORK, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Newsday media critic and well-known humorist Marvin Kitman has joined Investor Uprising as a regular contributor.

2011-01-12 00:01:33

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2009-10-01 14:48:48

The 47-year-old Los Angeles Times-Washington Post News Service came to an end with a seemingly amicable divorce, two newspaper executives said. The news service with more than 600 clients was dissolved without a specific reason given, The Washington Post reported Thursday. Boisfeuillet Jones Jr., vice chairman of the Post Co., said, the news business and our newsrooms have evolved … we felt at this time it made sense for us to proceed separately. Los Angeles Times publisher Eddy...

2009-08-16 11:48:11

Thousands of people flocked to Bethel, N.Y., to honor the 40th anniversary of the original Woodstock Festival, observers said. Newsday reported Sunday that among the individuals gathered in Bethel on Saturday to remember the 1969 festival were Rich Walka of Bayville, N.Y., and Lorraine Lapinski of New Hyde Park, N.Y., who each had their own memories of the historic event. You know what brought us up here? Walka, 58, said of the first Woodstock Festival that began on Aug.

2009-06-08 21:13:11

Roy Boe, the original owner of the NHL New York Islanders who also owned the NBA New York Nets, has died in Connecticut, the Islanders said Monday. He was 79. Boe died Sunday in Bridgeport, his daughter, Susan Boe, told Newsday.

2009-05-11 13:16:15

Suffolk County officials said Canon USA was now satisfied with government incentives and would move its headquarters to Melville if the plan is approved. The company closed its Melville construction office this winter, telling the Long Island Business News it had not yet been informed about any decision regarding Empire Zone funding, a program that provides tax-related business incentives, Newsday reported Monday. The state's contribution, however, came in under expectations because only 20...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.