Posts Tagged ‘Long Island’

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Suffolk County Transit Bus is grossly underfunded by the state compared to other counties' bus services, say advocates.

Suffolk County Transit Bus Supporters Intensify Calls for Increased Funding, Service

May 12, 2014
 
Bayport volunteer/former FDNY firefighter Ray Cooney is making a difference with his hit TV show, Firehouse Kitchen.

Ray Cooney: Warming Up Long Island’s Hearts (and Stomachs) with Firehouse Ki...

May 10, 2014
 
Bay Park Sewage Plant

Report: Nitrogen Pollution Threatens Long Island’s South Shore

May 8, 2014
 
Renowned Nashville session guitarist Guthrie Trapp shows off his virtuosity on the Beatles' "Come Together" at a product launch for D'Addario & Company's new and innovative NYXL electric guitar string at Guitar Center in Carle Place May 1, 2014.

Long Island’s D’Addario Launches NYXL Guitar String With Factory Tour, Rock ...

May 6, 2014

 
Eric Schneiderman

Schellhammer Abruptly Out As Attorney General’s Conviction Review Bureau Chief

April 17, 2014
 
The Long Island Press, despite only publishing 12 issues last year, nearly swept the New York Press Association's 2013 Better Newspaper Contest  at the Gideon Putnam Resort in Saratoga Springs April 4 & 5, 2014. The newspaper brought home 21 honors across nearly two dozen categories. The annual awards competition recognizes journalistic excellence and included more than 2,750 entries from  nearly 160 newspapers from across New York State. (Jon Sasala/Long Island Press)

Long Island Press Wins 21 New York Press Association Awards

April 9, 2014
 
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Will Speed Cameras Fund First Nassau Worker Raises in 3 Years?

April 8, 2014
 
New York State United Teachers union President Richard Ianuzzi blasts Common Core at the "iRefuse!" rally at Comsewogue High School on March 29, the eve of the first round of the education reform's state tests. Hundreds of parents and teachers participated in the protest. (Jaime Franchi/Long Island Press)

‘We’re Not Gonna Take It!’ Thousands of Long Island Students Opt...

April 7, 2014

 
Long Island Sex Crimes - Ronald Bower

Ronald Bower’s Attorney’s Plea To Queens and Nassau Sex Crimes Victims

April 5, 2014
 
John Tesh

John Tesh: L.I.’s Renaissance Man

April 4, 2014
 
Steve Madden

My Squashed Interview With Steve Madden, Shoe Guru-Turned-Ex-Convict

April 2, 2014
 
AMC's "Turn" Premieres April 6

How L.I.’s Culper Spy Ring Helped Washington Beat the British

April 2, 2014

 
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How to Access Government Info on Long Island

March 16, 2014
 
Blue Point Brewing Company

Blue Point, Long Island’s Largest Craft Brewery, Sold to Anheuser-Busch

February 5, 2014
 
Slavery and Salvation

Slavery and Salvation: Long Island’s Underground Railroad

February 4, 2014
 
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Will Long Island Snow Days Affect Students’ Vacation Days?

February 4, 2014

 
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10 Long Island Snow Day Ideas for Kids

February 3, 2014
 
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Long Island Unemployment Rate Dropped in December

January 28, 2014
 
Mother Nature has been creating plenty of snow days for children of all ages across Long Island. This lil' tike in Islip enjoys a day of fun during one of last month's snowstorms.  (Timothy Bolger/Long Island Press)

Best Family Sledding Spots in Nassau and Suffolk

January 3, 2014
 
Canines need to be kept indoors during severe winter storms such as blizzards, no matter how thick their fur coat or what the breed.

Blizzard Tips To Keep Your Pets Safe and Warm During the Storm

January 2, 2014