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A photo of Martin “Marty” Doherty. Marty is an 84-year-old veteran who volunteers his time at the Long Island State Veterans Home.  LORI SAXENA/THE STATESMAN.

84 years making a marine: the life of Marty Doherty

Lori Saxena October 24, 2023

In 1958, on the corner of 150th St. and Tinton Ave. in the South Bronx, there was a small grocery store called Krabina’s. Right next to it was a candy shop that featured a jukebox and a television....

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A walk through East Williamsburg’s street art

Cindy Mizaku May 6, 2020
Before the city lockdown order on March 20, 30-year-old Ariel Coello would lead street art walks over the weekends to have folks engage with and learn about Brooklyn’s art community.
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Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor visits SBU

Sara Ruberg October 19, 2018
Stony Brook University freshmen and other outside guests filed their way into the Island Federal Credit Union Arena to listen to a Q&A between President Stanley and U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Tuesday.
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Senior midfielder Serge Gamwanya pushes the ball up the field in a game vs. NJIT. ANNA CORREA/THE STATESMAN

Severe weather forces Men’s Soccer to draw with Fordham

Chris Parkinson October 3, 2018
Stony Brook Men's Soccer looked to continue its three-game winning streak on Tuesday, Oct. 2 against No. 21-ranked Fordham, but was held to a scoreless draw after severe weather conditions forced the game to be called following regulation.
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President Samuel L. Stanley at the 2016 State of the University address. Wednesday he hosted a town hall meeting about diversity. JERROD WHITE/STATESMAN FILE

Stanley discusses Stony Brook’s diversity plans at town hall

Skyler Gilbert December 1, 2016
Stony Brook has allocated between $750,000 and $1 million in funding for the new Equity, Inclusion and Diversity Initiative, Stanley said.
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Cole Peragine has been an essential part of the baseball teams success. STATESMAN STOCK PHOTO

Balanced attack leads baseball past Fordham

Cameron Boon March 12, 2015
The best attack in baseball is a balanced attack, and that is what Matt Senk and his Stony Brook baseball team had Wednesday afternoon.
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Stony Brook alumni elected into New York State Assembly

Michaela Kilgallen March 1, 2015
Stony Brook graduates are making an impact in the New York State Assembly.
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Stony Brook football inks 19 new players on National Signing Day

Cameron Boon February 4, 2015
After finishing first in the CAA in passing defense last season, Stony Brook football Head Coach Chuck Priore made it a point to make sure that happens again.
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Cross Country season comes to an end for Stony Brook

Chris Gaine November 20, 2014
As the NCAA’s Northeast Regionals for cross country took place in the Bronx on Friday, the Seawolves’ season came to a disappointing end for both the men’s and women’s teams.
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SBU cross country shines at America East Championships

Dylan Moore November 3, 2014
Stony Brook’s men’s and women’s cross country teams dominated in the America East Championships on Saturday.
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Asylum Theatre engages audience with “Doubt, A Parable”

Krysten Massa September 20, 2014
The actors of Asylum Theatre performed an impressive showing of the play “Doubt, A Parable” by John Patrick Shanley for their opening night on Thursday at the Staller Center.
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