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Former American Major League baseball player and manager Bucky Dent recently recognized the red Stony Brook baseball cap worn by New York State Senator Kenneth LaValle at an event the two attended at George Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida, during the Republican National Convention. Read the Newsday article

Nearly one year after announcing the open bidding process for the construction of a new Agriculture Consumer Science Center (ACSC) at the Stony Brook University Calverton Incubator, Stony Brook University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr. was joined by Senator Kenneth P. LaValle and other local dignitaries on Monday, October 24, to celebrate the groundbreaking and construction advancement of the planned Center. The project is expected to be completed by summer 2012. The ACSC is being developed to help regional wine and agricultural producers and local entrepreneurs develop new, marketable consumer items and enhance their product lines through access to state-of-the-art…