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Adelphi University

Adelphi’s President Scott Steps Down After Turning the University Around

May 22, 2015
 
From left: Outgoing New York State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (R-Rockville Centre) and his replacement, Sen. John Flanagan (R-EAst Northport).

Exit Skelos, Enter Flanagan: What Albany’s Power Switch Means for NY

May 15, 2015
 
Sagtikos Manor

Sagtikos Manor Group Loses Bid to Sway How Trust Spends Millions to Save Long Isla...

May 8, 2015
 
Nepal Earthquake Getty Images

What Nepal Has Lost Is A Lesson For Humanity

April 29, 2015

 
Huntington Bay village hall.

Huntington Bay Village Board Seeks Salary, Drawing Ire

April 27, 2015
 
nassau county legislature

Nassau Pols Pitch Dueling Lobbying Disclosure Bills After Skelos Report

April 22, 2015
 
New York Mets Matt Harvey

Rumsey Punch: The Mets Win But The Cost Is Hard For Fans To Take

April 20, 2015
 
Daenerys Targaryen

Game of Thrones Burns Readers at the Stake, but the HBO Series is Still Great

April 14, 2015

 
Us-Iran Nuke Deal

Rumsey Punch: Hawks Gotta Fry, Give Peace With Iran A Try

April 9, 2015
 
Peter Lik's "Tree of Life" takes root at the Nassau County Museum of Art's "Open the Vaults" show.

Nassau Art Museum Unlocks the Vaults to Showcase Its Treasures

March 28, 2015
 
US-Iran Talks

Nuclear Talks With Iran Have Long Island’s Congressional Delegation Crossing...

March 25, 2015
 
marijuana

Gillibrand Backs Federal Medical Marijuana Bill

March 12, 2015

 
gavel

Suffolk Sued for $117M in ‘Over-taxation’

February 21, 2015
 
From left: Joseph Stufano and James Kennedy

Nassau, Suffolk to Hold Special Elections for County Legislatures

February 18, 2015
 
American Sniper

From Brian Williams to ‘American Sniper,’ the Iraq War Keeps on Killin...

February 15, 2015
 
New York State Assemb. Dean Murray

Assemblyman Murray Rips Dream Act Bill, Slams Cuomo

February 12, 2015

 
An aerial view of the National Synchrotron Light Source II at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL)

Long Island’s Economic Stagnation Preventable, Study Says

February 11, 2015
 
The future of the Carmans River, which flows from Middle Island to the Great South Bay, got a boost from Brookhaven Town. (Photo by Marty Van Lith)

Brookhaven Passes Strict New Law to Protect Carmans River from Sewage

February 6, 2015
 
Lee Zeldin

Rep. Lee Zeldin Joins Tea Party’s Ted Cruz to Bash Obama Over Israel

February 5, 2015
 
Sheldon Silver arrested

Long Island Plays Key Role in Picking Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s Successor

January 29, 2015