Posts Tagged ‘Long Island’

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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is deploying goats to help battle invasive species at Oak Brush Plains State Preserve at Edgewood. The always-hungry critters may also help veterans who are returning home from combat deal with stress-related conditions.

Goats Battle Invasive Species on Long Island & May Help Vets, Too

June 8, 2014
 
Ringo Starr Long Island

Do This: Long Island Events – June 8 – 14

June 7, 2014
 
Long Island guitar god Joe Satriani talks about touring, Hendrix, Strange Beautiful Music and his favorite local pizza joint with the Long Island Press. His unrivaled fretboard wizardry will be on full display June 7 at The Space in Westbury.

Long Island’s Guitar God Joe Satriani Talks Strange Beautiful Music

June 5, 2014
 
Gov. Andrew Cuomo

Cuomo Whips up the Base at Democratic Convention in Huntington

May 22, 2014

 
Islip Town Hall Bomb Threat

Islip Town Hall & Quogue School Bomb Threats Share Similarities

May 14, 2014
 
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Farmingdale Crash: 5th Teen Dies From Injuries, Victims’ Names Released [Upd...

May 12, 2014
 
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