Matt Hauser receives Francis Moench Award

Matt Hauser receives the Francis Moench Award. This award is given the one senior graduating from Suny Cortland for having the highest GPA as a physical education major. In a Matt’s words: “Transferring to Cortland was one of the best decisions I have ever made…Excited to see what the future holds!” Congratularions Matt!

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April 22, 2018

Cassie Dooley finished strong at the Boston Marathon

The 2018 Boston Marathon was the 122nd running of the Boston Athletic Association’s Boston Marathon. It took place on Monday, April 16, 2018, despite the torrential downpour and high winds, Cassie Dooley finished strong again this year at the Boston Marathon… Cassie finished 635th overall, with a time of 3:17.42, averaging 7:33 minute mile! Congratulations Cassie!

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April 17, 2018

The 2018 hurricane season could be as busy as the 2017 season

Madeline Scheinost and Taylor Ward, CNN 10:06 AM EDT April 5, 2018 After a record drought that featured no major (Category 3-5) hurricane landfalls in the United States, 2017 roared to life, reminding everyone how powerful and destructive these monster storms can be. The drought lasted more than a decade and ended with not one, […]

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April 5, 2018

Long Island – Did you know?

LONG ISLAND, NY, has a population of about 7.7 million in its 118 mile length from New York Harbor to its eastern terminus on the Atlantic Ocean at Montauk Point. It is about 28 miles in width from Long Island Sound on the north to the Atlantic Ocean on the south. Its western end includes […]

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April 1, 2018

World’s Oldest Message in a Bottle Found on Beach

The nearly 132-year-old find was part of a larger experiment by German crews to track ocean currents. By Elaina Zachos Published March, 7 2018 On January 21, the Illman family and some friends were driving through a beach north of Wedge Island off the coast of west Australia, about 100 miles north of Perth. When […]

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March 23, 2018

Long Island weather: Nor’easter to bring over a foot of snow

A winter storm warning is in effect for all of Long Island through early Thursday, the weather service said. New 12 Long Island meteorologist Rich Hoffman had a look at the forecast on Wednesday morning, as a winter storm warning was in effect for Long Island from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 6 a.m. Thursday. Most […]

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March 21, 2018

The 106th Rescue Wing has lost four Airmen

On behalf of Smith Point Lifeguards, who have been friends of the 106th for years, we are deeply saddened by this loss of life. These men will always be remembered for their heroism… The 106th Rescue Wing has lost four of our members when the HH-60G Pave Hawk rescue helicopter they were flying crashed near […]

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March 18, 2018

FLOODING AND OVERWASH ON FIRE ISLAND 3-4-2018

Source (www.fireislandandbeyond.com) By Mike Busch The high water left over from the Friday / Saturday Nor’easter still hasn’t receded much even this morning as I write this. Unfortunately another coastal storm is on tap for Wednesday so water levels may not have a chance to recede much before the next potential event. I checked out […]

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March 6, 2018

Another ‘bomb cyclone’ — with a huge flood risk — is aiming for the Northeast

Jennifer Gray, CNN Meteorologist Updated 5:25 PM EST March 1, 2018 New England is gearing up for its most significant storm since early January’s “bomb cyclone,” with heavy rain, roaring winds and excessive coastal flooding expected Friday and Saturday from the mid-Atlantic to New England. This nor’easter, like the one in January, could reach bombogenesis […]

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March 2, 2018