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Democratic state Senate hopeful Adam Haber (Center) told supporters at a rally July 28, 2014 in Great Neck that his stance on women's health issues differentiated him from his Republican incumbent opponent state Sen. Jack Martins. (Photo courtesy of Adam Haber for Senate)

Adam Haber Says Women’s Health Issues Divide Him From Sen. Jack Martins

July 29, 2014
 
Nassau County Legislature Democratic Minority Leader Kevan Abrahams (Center) endorses former primary opponent, fellow Democrat Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice for Congress at a church breakfast Monday, July 28, 2014   in Uniondale. (Photo courtesy of Kathleen Rice for Congress)

Abrahams Endorses Rice for Congress; Blakeman Unfazed

July 28, 2014
 
GREAT Winners

Long Island Tech Startups Get Chance to Expand Overseas

July 25, 2014
 
Masters of Sex Showtime

Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Adapted from Newsday Reporter’...

July 19, 2014

 
Rep. Tim Bishop and state Sen. Lee Zeldin

Mideast Crisis Becomes Hot Topic in Bishop-Zeldin Race

July 18, 2014
 
Laura Mallay, head of Residents for Efficient Special Districts, hands over petitions to Nasrin Ahmad in the Hemptead town clerk's office on Monday, July 23, 2012 (Spencer Rumsey/Long Island Press)

Consolidation Advocates Keep Pressure on Special Taxing Districts

July 16, 2014
 
Nikola Tesla, left, and Wardenclyffe Laboratory and Tower in Shoreham. The tower has since been demolished, but the lab still stands.

Tesla Center Gets $1M Grant for Inventor’s 158th Birthday

July 11, 2014
 
swallow-wort

Long Island Pitches in for NY’s First Invasive Species Week

July 10, 2014

 
Robert-Wayne Harris

Long Island-based Tech Company Hopes to Hire 30 College Grads

July 8, 2014
 
New York Medical Marijuana

5 Facts about New York’s New Medical Marijuana Law

July 8, 2014
 
The William Floyd Estate in Mastic, as taken by Long Island artist/photographer Xiomaro, who was commissioned by the National Park Service to document the historic site. His photos will be on display July 4 through Aug. 17, 2014 at the Patchogue Watch Hill Terminal.

Revolutionary Minds: Long Island’s Signers of the Declaration of Independence

July 4, 2014
 
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NY Senate Power Shift Shakes Up Albany

June 26, 2014

 
Elwood Condo Controversey

East Northport Senior Housing Proposal Sparks Heated Debate

June 18, 2014
 
DanielKarpen

Huntington Man Bites Cop at Town Hall, Police Say

June 18, 2014
 
Accelerate Long Island’s Mark Lesko, seated, is joined (l to r) by PolyNova’s Ted Claiborne, Traverse Biosciences’ Joseph Scaduto, SynchroPET’s Marc Alessi and Green Sulfcrete’s Bill Biamonte.

5 Long Island Startups Split Half a Million Dollars in Seed Money

June 13, 2014
 
Orange is the New Black

Orange is the New Black’s Real-Life Riverhead Jail Slammed for ‘Inhuma...

June 6, 2014

 
The 30,000 acres of Pine Barrens in Suffolk were preserved 20 years ago to protect Long Island's drinking water supply from pollution.

Deal Preserves Suffolk Water Protection Fund From Borrowing

June 4, 2014
 
Nikola Tesla, left, and Wardenclyffe Laboratory and Tower in Shoreham. The tower has since been demolished, but the lab still stands.

Tesla Lab Gets Historic Nod from Brookhaven Town

June 4, 2014
 
Forge River Pollution

Forge River Pollution Highlighted by Cuomo’s Long Island Water Quality Review

June 3, 2014
 
Zeldin and Demos Debate

Zeldin and Demos GOP Debate for First Congressional Seat Turns Personal

May 30, 2014