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  1. Huge Lincolnton knitting mill to close later this springRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... website says all the company's manufacturing operations are housed in the Mohican plant. Fab Industries, based in Great Neck, N.Y., makes knit fabrics that are used in the apparel, athletic wear and other markets.

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  2. Ellen Conford | Children's author, 73Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... died on Friday, her 73d birthday. Her husband, David Conford, said his wife died of heart failure at home in Great Neck, N.Y. Mrs. Conford's more than 40 books - for age groups from small children to young adults - included the Jenny Archer and ...

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  3. Obesity, smoking, drinking, depression: all linked to low back painRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... 19 percent). Dr. Jason Lipetz, chief of the division of spine medicine at the North Shore-LIJ Spine Center in Great Neck, N.Y., said, "This study of over a million patients with low back pain reminds us of the many interrelated factors which can ...

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  4. Back Pain Linked to Obesity, Smoking, Drinking, DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | News Max

    ... 19 percent). Dr. Jason Lipetz, chief of the division of spine medicine at the North Shore-LIJ Spine Center in Great Neck, N.Y., said, "This study of over a million patients with low back pain reminds us of the many interrelated factors which can ...

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  5. Sam Chang plans 13-story Flatiron hotel projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Real Deal

    ... at 111 East 24th Street, between Park South and Lexington Avenue, according to New York YIMBY. Chang, who runs Great Neck-based McSam Hotel Group, wants to build a roughly 38,400-square-foot hotel with 120 rooms. Plans call for 10 rooms apiece on ...

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  6. Conford, children's author, penned more than 40 booksRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... summer camp crush made her a favorite for at least one generation of readers, has died. Conford died at home in Great Neck, New York, last Friday, on her 73rd birthday, her husband told The Associated Press. David Conford said Monday that his wife ...

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  7. Obituary: Ellen ConfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Publishers' Weekly

    Noted author Ellen Conford, largely known for her humorous and realistic YA fiction and middle grade novels, including the Jenny Archer series, died Friday, March 20, of a heart ailment on her 73rd birthday at her home in Great Neck, N.Y. Conford was born in New York City and grew up "as a kid who loved to read, who turned into an adult who loves to read," she once said, noting that she enjoyed writing books "meant purely to entertain, to amuse, to divert." She attended Hofstra College from 1959 to 1962, and in 1960 she married David Conford, who survives her.

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  8. Ellen Conford, popular children's author, dead at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Berkshire Eagle

    NEW YORK >> Ellen Conford, an award-winning children's writer whose comic tales about everything from the travails of high school to a girl's summer camp crush made her a favorite for at least one generation of readers, has died. Conford died at home in Great Neck, N.Y., last Friday, on her 73rd birthday, her husband told The Associated Press.

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  9. People, Etc.Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Publishers Marketplace

    ... w association." Ellen Conford , 73, author of more than 40 novels for children and young adults, died March 20 in Great Neck, NY, of heart failure.

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  10. How Ilan Hall Built the Gorbals and Avoided the Trappings of the Celebrity ChefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Village Voice

    ... continues to do TV - he's the host of Knife Fight , the third season of which airs in late May. Hall grew up in Great Neck out on Long Island, and he attributes his love for cooking to his father. "My dad was and is the cook; he always had dinner ...

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  11. Kids' author Ellen Conford dead at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | USA Today

    Kids' author Ellen Conford dead at 73 Children's author Ellen Conford dead at 73 Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1xdEPOG NEW YORK - Ellen Conford, an award-winning children's writer whose comic tales about everything from the travails of high school to a girl's summer camp crush made her a favorite for at least one generation of readers, has died. Conford died at home in Great Neck, N,Y,, last Friday, on her 73rd birthday, her husband told The Associated Press.

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  12. Opt-Out Movement Continues in Port Washington, Leaders Take NoticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Patch.com

    ... of their principals' observations." "Our students are already over-tested ," said Assemb. Michelle Schimel, D-Great Neck, in a YouTube video "NY Legislators Unite on Education: Here's What #AllKidsNeed." See the full video below. "Taking teachers' ...

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  13. Popular children's author dies on her birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | News Times

    Ellen Conford, an award-winning children's writer whose comic tales about everything from the travails of high school to a girl's summer camp crush made her a favorite for at least one generation of readers, has died. Conford died at home in Great Neck, New York, last Friday, on her 73rd birthday, her husband told The Associated Press .

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  14. Ellen Conford, children's author of 'Jenny Archer' series, dies at Great Neck homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Newsday

    Ellen Conford, an award-winning children's writer whose comic tales made her a favorite for at least one generation of readers, has died. Conford died at home in Great Neck, New York, last Friday, on her 73rd birthday, her husband told The Associated Press.

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  15. Ellen Conford, children's writer, dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Washington Post

    Ellen Conford, a children's writer whose comic tales about everything from the travails of high school to a girl's summer camp crush brought her a strong following for decades, died March 20 at her home in Great Neck, N.Y. Mrs. Conford's more than 40 books -- for age groups ranging from small children to young adults -- included the "Jenny Archer" and "Annabel the Actress" series and the novel "This is Laura." Her husband said that a personal favorite was "The Alfred G. Graebner Memorial High School Handbook of Rules and Regulations," published in 1976 and inspired by the guidelines that their son, Michael, received while in high school.

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  16. ICYMI: 'Reclaiming Public Education' Meeting Set for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Patch.com

    ... will address the impacts of testing and Common Core on curriculum and instruction; Dr. Sheri Lederman of Great Neck Public Schools will discuss whether testing validly reflects students and teachers; and Terry Kalb, a retired Special Education ...

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  17. 1954 a " V Formation of UFOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Syracuse New Times

    Who knew that on a lazy summer's evening, a Long Island family would witness the V Formation of UFOs. Harry and his parents lived in Oakdale, NY in the Great Neck river valley area. 1 comment

  18. My Mom My Hero, Book ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Me-ander

    ... Lisa and I had grown up together in Bell Park Gardens, Bayside, NY and then were next-door neighbors in Great Neck, NY. Her parents were family friends. Now that I've admitted this, I must tell you about the book. It's based on the journal-like ...

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  19. MommaConnect helps families find activities for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Newsday

    ... March 22 at LIU Post in Brookville. This is the second year of the event catering to families who live between Great Neck and East Northport. Booths will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and feature companies,... A daylong event for North Shore Long ...

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  20. Mandelbaum Orthotic Prosthetic Services Inc v. WernerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | FindLaw

    ... David P. Kasakove, and Anne T. Redcross of counsel), for appellant (one brief filed). Garfunkel Wild, P.C., Great Neck, N.Y. (Roy W. Breitenbach and Michael J. Keane, Jr., of counsel), for respondents. In action, inter alia, for injunctive relief ...

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