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Stony Brooks Mall Walkers Club returns

Stony Brook’s Mall Walkers Club returns

Viola Flowers February 9, 2022
The Stony Brook Mall Walkers program, co-sponsored by Stony Brook University Hospital and Smith Haven Mall, relaunched on Jan. 26 with roughly 30 participants.
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Hangers at a clothing store. KIAN MCKOY/THE STATESMAN

Long Island struggles to cater to plus-sized women’s fashion needs

Kian McKoy January 27, 2019
Moves such as these are often met with praise and excitement, especially considering that 67 percent of American women are considered “plus-size” or wear a size 14 and upwards.
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Nearby off-campus locations offer food and fun

Nearby off-campus locations offer food and fun

Hillary Steinberg July 18, 2014
Getting involved on campus, behind studies, is possibly the single most effect way to develop in and become a part of the Stony Brook community.
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USG Vice President of Communications and Public Relations Mario Ferone (left) has expressed hope that the Ronkonkoma building plans will benefit students. (MANJU SHIVARAN / THE STATESMAN)

Ronkonkoma plans to build town hub

Caithlin Pena February 20, 2014
Being a Stony Brook University resident student is not at all an isolating experience. Suffolk Transit buses take students to off-campus locations such as Smith Haven Mall and grocery stores, and university buses do the same on weekends. The new 7Bus, stationed at the Student Activities Center, stops at various locations in New York City. And the Long Island Rail Road is right on-campus as well, taking students all over Long Island and to NYC. The LIRR also takes students to Port Jefferson’s Main Street hub. With a five to 10 minute train ride, students can wander the numerous shops and restaurants there.
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Halloween costumes on a college budget

Michael Ruiz October 30, 2013
It seems like the costumes you can buy at those pop-up Halloween stores are getting increasingly expensive, and are of such low quality that they end up in tatters halfway through their first Halloween party.
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Sidewalk initiative brings hope to area surrounding campus

Michael Newcomer October 23, 2013
Let’s face it. Stony Brook is not a college town. Then again, most schools renowned for their science and math programs are not making the Princeton Review list of party schools. But the issue here is not just curriculum. The infrastructure for such a prospect simply is not there.
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Students find food and entertainment off-campus

Dahalia Ibrahim August 25, 2013
It is that time of year when first-year students are welcomed to Stony Brook University to—as the banners around campus say—begin this “incredible journey” in their academic careers.
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Two fire fighters enter the Smith Haven Mall through the “Lifestyle Wing,” the entrance closest to New York & Company. Many districts reported to the scene, including fire fighters from neighboring towns, to help assess the damage and to evacuate the entire mall. Photo by Heather Khalifa.

Stores in Smith Haven Mall experience roof leaks

Heather Khalifa February 13, 2013
Fire fighters responded to the Smith Haven Mall in Lake Grove, N.Y. because more than 25 stores had leaks in their roofs.
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Suffolk county transit now takes Saturday shoppers

Emily McTavish September 17, 2012

Like many Stony Brook University students, SBU Transit and Suffolk County Transit, or SCT, are in the early and challenging stages of a new relationship. The S60 and S69 routes from SCT started...

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