These 20 Long Island nonprofits are in need of donations this year.
Bruce Blakeman, who will take office as Nassau County Executive on Jan. 1, has chosen a team of more than 50 community leaders to help transition county administrations, Blakeman’s office announced on Thursday.
“A lot of the time, the people that were giving are now on the other side of the line and are in need,” says Pastor Jim Ryan, director of Lighthouse Mission.
The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating sexual harassment claims made against former New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, according to a document made available by the state of New York on Thursday.
Things to do on Long Island this weekend include holiday and charity events, concerts, and a Santa brunch.
A Long Island woman was among five cases of the Omicron coronavirus variant found in New York State, Gov. Kathy Hochul said on Thursday, when it became the fourth U.S. state to detect the Covid-19 variant and bringing the total number of reported infections in the country to eight.
The North Fork has about a half dozen tree farms you’ll want to consider for all your holiday tree shopping needs.
The U.S. government will require private health insurance companies to reimburse customers for the cost of over-the-counter at-home Covid-19 tests under new measures to combat the pandemic that President Joe Biden will unveil on Thursday, administration officials said.