2019 Junior Lifeguards Week #2

Week #2 Introduction: Heat Wave (10:05-10:10 AM) Mini Heat Wave Precaution Lecture How do you stay safe in a heat wave? Stay hydrated with plenty of water, ideally every 15 minutes — even if you’re not thirsty. Don’t drink sugary drinks, or other caffeinated beverages, as they will only make dehydration worse. Stay under the […]

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July 20, 2019

Declaration of Independence: A Transcription

Note: The following text is a transcription of the Stone Engraving of the parchment Declaration of Independence (the document on display in the Rotunda at the National Archives Museum.) The spelling and punctuation reflects the original. In Congress, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human […]

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July 4, 2019

“Earthquake” Strikes South of Long Island

Publication: The Southampton PressBy Valerie Gordon  Apr 9, 2019 4:15 PM A magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported approximately 33 miles southeast of Southampton on Tuesday morning. The tremor was recorded at 7:22 a.m., according to a preliminary report from the United States Geological Survey. The quake’s epicenter—or point of origin— was roughly 41 miles southeast […]

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April 9, 2019

Legendary Chief, Joe Dooley inducted into the Suffolk County Hall of Fame

Joseph Dooley Induction Year: 2018 Category: Football & Officials A legendary referee and official, many would say that he spent his life dedicated to the youth of our communities, sports and educational advancement. He was an official for 39 years until his untimely death in 1999. He also served as a member of the New […]

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December 1, 2018

Your last-last-last-minute cheat sheet on Monday’s Eclipse of the Century

Your last-last-last-minute cheat sheet on Monday’s Eclipse of the Century By AJ Willingham, CNN Updated 5:29 PM ET, Fri August 18, 2017 What is an eclipse? PlayNon-Fullscreen (CNN)In case you haven’t been paying attention (and NO ONE would judge you if you weren’t), there is a teensy weensy little boring astronomical event happening on Monday […]

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August 21, 2017