The following article on Long Islanders dealing with debt from school loans appeared Feb. 10 on Newsday.com and in their Sunday print edition two days later:

"Shackled with school debt, 3 LI students' stories"

"This article deals with college grads caught between student loans and the poor job market," said East Islip Board of Education trustee Joseph G. Sargent. "I think it would be good suggested reading for all of our students."