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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Long Island Business News
Pet sitting franchise expands in Huntington
In Home Pet Services , a pet sitting and dog walking concept, will open in the Huntington area next month, after signing its 11th franchisee.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Alewives return to Babylon Village's Argyle Lake
An alewife fish is shown in this file photo at the Peconic River on Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Director, Gene Targeting and Transgenic Mouse Core Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory has an opening for a Ph.D. level scientist to oversee the Gene Targeting Shared Resource.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
DA: Burglary Crew Driven by Addiction
Four Suffolk men are accused of breaking into and ransacking more than 20 homes during the past six months to finance their addiction to heroin.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Genome sequencing of MRSA infection predicts disease severity
The spread of the antibiotic-resistant pathogen MRSA remains a concerning public health problem, especially among doctors trying to determine appropriate treatment options for infected patients.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Long Island Business News
Retail vacancies down in small Long Island downtowns
Several Long Island communities have seen decreasing retail vacancy rates in their downtowns since 2009, according to a new analysis of the numbers from the Rauch Foundation's Long Island Index.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Earth Month Kick-Off
Honored at the 2014 Legacy of Conservation Awards was Friends of the Bay for their work preserving, protecting and restoring the Oyster Bay/Cold Spring Harbor Estuary and surrounding watershed.
Medical News Today
Chronic stress in early years leads to anxiety, aggression in adulthood
In recent years, behavioral neuroscientists have debated the meaning and significance of a plethora of independently conducted experiments seeking to establish the impact of chronic, early-life stress upon behavior - both at the time that stress is experienced, and upon the same individuals later in life, during adulthood.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Don Monti Memorial Research Foundation Gives $500,000 for Cancer Research at CSHL
March 29th, 2014 - Caroline Monti Saladino, President of the Don Monti Memorial Research Foundation presented Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory President & CEO Dr. Bruce Stillman with a donation of $500,000 on March 25, 2014 .
Fri Mar 28, 2014
3 Inducted into Tri Community & Youth Agency Hall of Honor
Keith Barrett, MJ Fitzgerald and Linda Guido were recently inducted into the Tri Community & Youth Agency Hall of Honor.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Neurobiologists find chronic stress in early life causes anxiety, aggression in adulthood
In experiments to assess the impacts of social stress upon adolescent mice, both at the time they are experienced and during adulthood, a Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory team conducted many different kinds of stress tests and means of measuring their impacts.
Halesite FD Puts Out Huntington Bay House Fire
The Halesite Fire Department had a busy evening on Wednesday. At about 6 p.m. the department responded to a "smoke in the vicinity" call on Bay Avenue.
"Perceiving and Deciding" Brain Function Dynamics Explored at Stony Brook Lecture
STONY BROOK, NY, March 26, 2014 - How does the brain go from perceiving something to deciding what to do about it? The quest to understand brain functions associated with perception and decision making will be addressed Monday, March 31 at 4:30 pm at Stony Brook's Staller Center at the Swartz Foundation's Mind/Brain Lecture Series by guest lecturer ... (more)
Medical News Today
New mathematical model uses gene expression data to predict where...
Throughout the world, there are many different types of people, and their identity can tell a lot about where they live.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Local Residents Join UJA-Federation to Help the Needy Celebrate Passover
Carin Meyer, of Cold Spring Harbor, and Jennifer Ingber, of Huntington, joined with UJA-Federation of New York and more than 200 volunteers to donate and pack hundreds of packages of Kosher for Passover food items that will be donated to those who are less fortunate.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
For neurons in the brain, identity can be used to predict location
Scientists at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory have developed a new mathematical model that makes predictions about where different types are neurons are located throughout the brain.