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Stony Brook University is the location creating the scene for Howard Buford and Delphine Fawundu to link. After seeing each other… Read More

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Before my 8-year-old son, Max, could talk, he could sing. Until he could form words, he would hum, a weird little droning sound that scared me until… Read More

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Are you blessed and highly favored by your mother one day but scorned by her the next? Ever wonder how children grow up under one roof, receiving… Read More

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Our daughter is now 6. This means she’s almost done with her first year of compulsory education and is about to enter what… Read More

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There are community heroes who we forget to honor, inexplicably strong women who survive heinous crimes against their bodies and… Read More

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Tolerance is the latest trend in contemporary parenting. White… Read More

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As I sit here gazing at my newborn son, I can’t help but reflect on my experiences in parenting over the years. Having given… Read More

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The story of how Donovan Casanave proposed to Amber Jaynes Casanave will be recounted to the newlyweds’… Read More

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